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- De Gruyter 2007; US$ 133.00
The justification and commensurability of punishments is a central problem of all state and social philosophies. This essay is concerned with theories of retribution and theories of general prevention of crime, and works out its own point of view in a combination of the concept that the purpose of punishment is to deter the offender and resocialization,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
This book examines international criminal law from a normative perspective and lays out how responsible agents, individuals and the collectives they comprise, ought to be held accountable to the world for the commission of atrocity. The author provides criteria for determining the kinds of actions that should be addressed through international criminal... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
This book discusses the under-researched relationship between sentencing and the legitimacy of punishment, arguing that there is an increasing gap between what is perceived as legitimate punishment and the sentencing decisions of the criminal courts. more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 559.00
The proposed volumes are aimed at a multidisciplinary audience and seek to fill the gap between law, semiotics and visuality providing a comprehensive theoretical and analytical overview of legal visual semiotics. They seek to promote an interdisciplinary debate from law, semiotics and visuality bringing together the cumulative research traditions... more...
- De Gruyter 1937; US$ 238.00
Deutsche Landesreferate zum 2. Internationalen Kongreß für Rechtsvergleichung im Haag 1937 Deutsche Landesreferate zum Internationalen Kongreß für Rechtsvergleichung / International Congress on Comparative Law more...
- Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2013; US$ 29.99
L?ouvrage traite du concept de « rationalité pénale moderne », conçu par le professeur Alvaro Pires comme le système de pensée dominant du droit criminel moderne. Il porte également sur les obstacles liés à l?émergence de pratiques alternatives à l?enfermement, plus sensibles au problème de stigmatisation et d?exclusion sociale du condamné. more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 49.99
The suppression of cross-border criminal activity has become a major global concern. An Introduction to Transnational Criminal Law examines how states, acting together, are responding to these forms of criminality through a combination of international treaty obligations and national criminal laws. Multilateral 'suppression conventions' oblige... more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 119.99
Celebrating the scholarship of Andrew Ashworth, Vinerian Professor of English Law at the University of Oxford, this collection brings together leading international scholars to explore questions of principle and value in criminal law and criminal justice. Internationally renowned for elaborating a body of principles and values that should underpin... more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 37.99
Until recently, and with a few notable exceptions in the wake of World War II, violations of the laws of war and international humanitarian law were addressed primarily as claims between states. However, this approach has changed radically in the last twenty years, as the international community has increasingly accepted the idea of individual criminal... more...