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  • 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...

  • Demenzen in Theorie und Praxisby Hans Förstl

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 33.84

    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...

  • 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...

  • Gender, Violence, and Human Securityby Aili Mari Tripp; Myra Marx Ferree; Christina Ewig

    NYU Press 2013; US$ 27.00

    ?A powerful argument? successfully challenges both security to address gender and feminist analysis to address security.? ? Sylvia Walby, author of New Agendas for Women ]]> 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...

  • The Implicit Relation of Psychology and Lawby Fiona Raitt; Suzanne Zeedyk

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 95.00

    From a feminist perspective, the authors critically review the current use of psychology in law and identify a powerful collusion between the two fields which works actively against the interests of women. They provide support for their argument in such areas as child abuse, domestic violence, rape and abortion. This groundbreaking international text... more...

  • Knowing the Suffering of Othersby Austin Sarat; Austin Sarat; Montré D. Carodine; Cathy Caruth; Alan L. Durham; Brian K. Fair; Steven Hobbs; Gregory Keating; Linda Ross Meyer; Meredith M. Render; Austin Sarat; Jeannie Suk; John Fabian Witt

    University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    In Knowing the Suffering of Others , legal scholar Austin Sarat brings together essays that address suffering as it relates to the law, highlighting the ways law imagines suffering and how pain and suffering become jurisprudential facts. From fetal imaging to end-of-life decisions, torts to international human rights, domestic violence to torture,... 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, 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...

  • 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...