The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • Homicide Law in Comparative Perspectiveby Jeremy Horder; David Hughes

    Hart Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 97.20

    A number of jurisdictions world-wide have changed or are considering changing their homicide laws. Important changes have been recommended for England and Wales, and this book focuses on these changes. It examines key aspects of the law of homicide. more...

  • Rethinking International Criminal Lawby O. Olusanya

    Europa Law Publishing 2007; US$ 106.00

    After a long period of relative stagnation, substantive international criminal law has been invigorated primarily by the activities of the International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda. Both ad hoc tribunals have made immense advancements to this area of international criminal law, by for instance laying down detailed rules... more...

  • Civil Forfeiture of Criminal Propertyby S.N.M. Young

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2009; US$ 40.00

    Examines the civil and criminal forfeiture systems in Australia, Canada, China, Ireland, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States. This book analyzes the appeal the forfeiture and confiscation laws have for governments for their potential to disrupt criminal organizations and for their quantifiable benefits to the state. more...

  • Crime, Procedure and Evidence in a Comparative and International Contextby John Jackson; Maximo Langer; Peter Tillers

    Hart Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 111.60

    This book aims to honour the work of Professor Mirjan Damaška, Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a prominent authority for many years in the fields of comparative law, procedural law, evidence, international criminal law and Continental legal history. Professor Damaška's work is renowned for providing new frameworks for... more...

  • Rethinking Criminal Lawby George P. Fletcher

    Oxford University Press, USA 2000; US$ 94.99

    This is a reprint of a book first published by Little, Brown in 1978. George Fletcher is working on a new edition, which will be published by Oxford in three volumes, the first of which is scheduled to appear in January of 2001. Rethinking Criminal Law is still perhaps the most influential and often cited theoretical work on American criminal law.... more...

  • Reputation, Celebrity and Defamation Lawby David Rolph

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 134.95

    This volume examines how the concept of reputation changes to reflect social, political, economic, cultural and technological developments and is a central concept in defamation law. The author conceptualizes reputation as a media construct and explains how reputation as celebrity is of great contemporary relevance at this point in the history of defamation... more...

  • Internet Child Pornography and the Lawby Yaman Akdeniz

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 134.95

    Critically assessing the problem of internet child pornography and its governance, this book investigates how effective implementation, enforcement and harmonization of laws could substantially help to reduce the availability and dissemination of child pornography on the Internet. more...

  • Inhaltskontrolle im nationalen und Europäischen Privatrechtby Karl Riesenhuber; Ioannis K. Karakostas

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 119.00

    Within a private law system, whose fundamental principle is private autonomy, content control raises significant and fundamental questions. Over the past few decades the trend of strengthening content control in nearly all fields of private law has become apparent. Against this backdrop and from a comparative law perspective, the authors of this volume... more...

  • New Directions in Comparative Lawby Antoni Bakardjieva Engelbrekt; Joakim Nergelius

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2010; US$ 40.00

    Explores the changing role of comparative law in an era of Europeanisation and globalisation. This work explains how national law coexists and interacts with supranational and international law and how legal rules are produced by a variety of institutions alongside and beyond the nation-state. more...

  • Untersuchungs- und Eingriffsrechte privatgerichteter Untersuchungsausschüsseby Patrick Teubner

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 182.00

    This work provides a critical analysis of the inquiry and intervention rights of investigation committees investigating in the private sphere based on references to criminal procedure regulations in article 44 section 2 sentence 1 of the Basic Law of the Federal Republic of Germany (Grundgesetz - GG) and the law of parliamentary investigation committees... more...