The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,687,217 members ⚫ 1,190,073 ebooks

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

  • Founding the American Presidencyby Richard J. Ellis

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1999; US$ 45.99

    At a time when the institution of the presidency seems in a state of almost permanant crisis, it is particularly important to understand what sort of an institution the framers of the Constitution thought they were creating. Founding the American Presidency offers a first-hand view of the minds of the founders by bringing together extensive selections... more...

  • Provocation and Gesche Ipsen; Timothy Mathews; Dragana Obradovic

    Editions Rodopi 2013; US$ 76.95

    This collection of essays takes on two of the most pressing questions that face the discipline of Comparative Literature today: ?Why compare?? and ?Where do we go from here??. At a difficult economic time, when universities all over the world once again have to justify the social as well as academic value of their work, it is crucial that we consider... more...

  • Bribery and Corruption Awareness Handbook for Tax Examiners and Tax Auditorsby OECD Publishing

    OECD Publishing 2013; US$ 33.00

    This Handbook is designed to raise the awareness of tax examiners and auditors of issues concerning bribery and other forms of corruption. It provides guidance on how to recognise indicators of possible bribery or corruption in the course of regular tax examinations and audits. more...

  • BGH-Rechtsprechung Strafrecht 2014by Jürgen-Peter Graf

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 60.40

    This work provides a unique overview of influential 2013 criminal case decisions by the Federal Supreme Court and the Federal Constitutional Court. It gets to the heart of key decisions with selected passages and concise explanations. Numerous practical suggestions and tips facilitate direct application of this information to the daily... more...

  • Penal Populism, Sentencing Councils and Sentencing Policyby Arie Freiberg; Karen Gelb

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95

    Public outcries and political platforms based on misinformation and misconceptions about the criminal justice system and current sentencing practice occur all too often in democratic societies. Penal Populism, Sentencing Councils and Sentencing Policy attempts to address this problem by bringing together important contributions from a number of... more...

  • The Criminal Spectre in Law, Literature and Aestheticsby Peter J. Hutchings

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    This book analyses the legal and aesthetic discourses that combine to shape the image of the criminal, and that image's contemporary endurance. The author traces the roots of contemporary ideas about criminality back to legal, philosophical and aesthetic concepts originating in the nineteenth century. Building on the ideas of Foucault and Walter Benjamin,... more...

  • The ABA Spanish Legal Phrasebookby Samantha Ward; Corinne Cooper

    American Bar Association 2014; US$ 19.99

    This pocket-sized guide identifies common American legal phrases and concepts and provides accurate Spanish translations. The book is divided into sections based on substantive areas of law including criminal law, family law, labor and employment law, personal injury and medical malpractice, immigration, bankruptcy, and business law. In addition, a... more...

  • Strafjustiz für Nicht-Juristenby Albrecht Lüthke; Ingo Müller

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 12.00

    Der vollständig aktualisierte Ratgeber ermöglicht einen schnellen Zugriff auf die wichtigsten Akteure, verfahrensrelevante Themen und mögliche Strafen der Strafjustiz. Damit sollen u.a. Schöffen auf das staatspolitisch bedeutende Amt vorbereitet werden. Das Buch vermittelt aber auch dem Laien in einer für ihn verständlichen Form die Grundlagen des... more...

  • Encountering Genocide: Personal Accounts from Victims, Perpetrators, and Witnessesby Paul Bartrop

    ABC-CLIO 2014; US$ 89.00

    From the atrocities of the Holocaust to the ongoing horrors in Darfur, genocide has been a gruesome and all-too-prominent fixture of modern history. There is no better way to examine and understand these events than through the accounts of those involved. This unique collection of primary sources features 50 documents, some of which have never before... more...

  • Crimes Against Humanityby Adam Jones

    Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 7.99

    Murder, extermination, enslavement, ethnic cleansing, rape, and torture: when carried out in a widespread or systematic way, these constitute crimes against humanity?. And the international community still has a long way to go to eradicate them. In examples ranging from the genocide in Darfur and Rwanda, to the sex trade of Eastern Europe, to... more...