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  • Law, Psychoanalysis, Societyby Maria Aristodemou

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    'I swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth' we say in a court of law. 'In a court of law, the truth is precisely what we will not say', says Lacan. ?If God is dead, everything is permitted?, writes Dostoyevsky. ?If God is dead, everything is prohibited?, responds Lacan. ?I think, therefore I am?, reasons Descartes. ?I am... more...

  • The Passions of Lawby Susan Bandes

    NYU Press 2000; US$ 27.00

    The Passions of Law is the first anthology to treat the role that emotions play, don't play, and ought to play in the practice and conception of law and justice. Lying at the intersection of law, psychology, and philosophy, this emergent field of law scholarship raises some of the most profound and interesting questions at the heart of jurisprudence.... more...

  • Problem Solving, Decision Making, and Professional Judgmentby Paul Brest; Linda Hamilton Krieger

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 49.99 US$ 42.99

    In Problem Solving, Decision Making, and Professional Judgment: A Guide for Lawyers and Policymakers , Paul Brest and Linda Hamilton Krieger prepare students and professionals to be creative problem solvers, wise counselors, and effective decision makers. The authors provide readers with knowledge of decision theory, probability and statistics, social... more...

  • Handbook of Psychology in Legal Contextsby David Carson; Ray Bull

    Wiley 2003; US$ 292.00 US$ 253.07

    The second edition of this popular international handbook highlights the developing relationship between psychology and the law. Consisting of all-new material and drawing on the work of practitioners and academics from the UK, Europe, North America and elsewhere, this volume looks not only at the more traditional elements of psychology and the law... more...

  • Encyclopedia of Psychology and Lawby Brian L. Cutler

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 360.00 US$ 306.00

    The Encyclopedia of Psychology and Law addresses the interface of psychology and law and draws from the related discipline of criminal justice. These two volumes represent an outstanding collection of entries describing a wide array of contemporary and historical psychology and law topics. With more than 400 entries, this comprehensive resource... more...

  • Demenzen in Theorie und Praxisby Hans Förstl

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 44.99

    In dem Band werden Ursachen, Diagnostik und Therapie einer Krankheit beschrieben, die zunehmend an Aufmerksamkeit gewinnt: Demenzen. Wie geht man bei Diagnostik und Therapie vor? Was muss bei der Einweisung beachtet werden? Welche präventiven Maßnahmen sind möglich und nötig? Klar und präzise beantworten Herausgeber ? einer der angesehensten Demenzforscher... more...

  • Crime, Desire and Law's Unconsciousby David Gurnham

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    Sexual desire, and the possible dangers associated with its more extreme manifestations, provokes strong, albeit often contradictory reactions. Such reactions are a well-known stimulant of creative, juridical and scholarly activity, and the texts of law, literature and academic criticism respond to it in ways that suggest both of revulsion and fascination.... more...

  • Law, Orientalism and Postcolonialismby Piyel Haldar

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 57.95

    Focusing on the ?problem? of pleasure Law, Orientalism and Postcolonialism  uncovers the organizing principles by which the legal subject was colonized. That occidental law was complicit in colonial expansion is obvious. What remains to be addressed, however, is the manner in which law and legal discourse sought to colonize individual subjects as... more...

  • Law's Relationsby Jennifer Nedelsky

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 40.99 US$ 35.25

    In this brilliantly innovative work, Jennifer Nedelsky claims that we must rethink our notion of autonomy, rejecting the usual vocabulary of control, boundaries, and individual rights. If we understand that we are fundamentally in relation to others, she argues, we will recognize that we become autonomous with others. Law's Relations includes many... more...

  • Taking Psychology and Law into the Twenty-First Centuryby James R.P. Ogloff

    Springer US 2006; US$ 146.01

    During his term as President of APA-LS/Division 41, James Ogloff organized a comprehensive program of research reviews in the area of the law and psychology. Taking Psychology and Law into the Twenty-First Century is the product of that program. In these pages top scholars contribute chapters covering a wide range of topics including jurisprudence,... more...