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  • The New Jim Crowby Michelle Alexander; Cornel West

    The New Press 2012; US$ 19.99

    Once in a great while a book comes along that changes the way we see the world and helps to fuel a nationwide social movement. The New Jim Crow is such a book. Praised by Harvard Law professor Lani Guinier as "brave and bold," this book directly challenges the notion that the election of Barack Obama signals a new era of colorblindness. With dazzling... more...

  • Class, Race, Gender, and Crimeby Gregg Barak; Paul Leighton; Allison Cotton

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 49.99

    The fourth edition of the powerful textbook Class, Race, Gender, and Crime introduces students to crime and the criminal justice system through the lens of class, race, gender, and their intersection. Maintaining the overall structure of the third edition, the fourth edition incorporates new examples, current data, and recent theoretical developments... more...

  • Countering Terrorism in Britain and Franceby Frank Foley

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 29.00 US$ 23.78

    Frank Foley presents the first in-depth comparative analysis of counterterrorist operations in two leading liberal democracies. more...

  • Policy Transfer And Criminal Justiceby Trevor Jones; Tim Newburn

    McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 46.00

    Contains the study of policy transfer in criminal justice and crime control. This book focuses upon policy transfer from the USA to the UK, and undertakes an examination of the processes of policy change in the areas perceived as imports from the USA, the privatization of corrections, two and three strikes sentencing, and, zero tolerance policing. more...

  • Understanding Modernisation in Criminal Justiceby Paul Senior; Chris Crowther-Dowey; Matt Long

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 46.00

    How have different criminal justice agencies responded to the modernization process? What forms does modernization take? This book theorizes modernization in the context of criminal justice. It is suitable for those concerned with the administration of criminal justice at both a policy and managerial level. more...

  • Law Enforcementby Ferguson

    Infobase Publishing 2008; US$ 26.34

    - What they do--describes typical responsibilities, working conditions, and more - Education and training--explains how to prepare for a career and whether or not apprenticeships, internships, and degree or licensing requirements are necessary - Earnings--offers general information on average salary ranges and fringe benefits - Outlook--forecasts the... more...

  • Terrorisme, Europa en strafrechtby M.M. Dolman

    Amsterdam University Press 2003; US$ 14.00

    De aanslagen in New York, Washington, D.C. en Pennsylvania op 11 september 2001 hebben ook voor Europa grote gevolgen gehad. In veel landen - waaronder Nederland - zijn in ijltempo VN-verdragen tot bestrijding van terrorisme geratificeerd en in de Europese Unie is een kaderbesluit van die strekking tot stand gebracht. Hierin heeft de leerstoelgroep... more...

  • Public Safety and Law Enforcementby A. S. Forbes

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 47.94

    In today's dynamic employment scene it is common for professionals to change careers during their working lives. Whether to seek fresh challenges, live a preferred lifestyle, or find a more personally satisfying line of work, more and more people are choosing new and different career paths. Sometimes experienced workers are forced to launch a new... more...

  • Kindestötung (§ 217 a.F. StGB)by André Brambring

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 70.71

    gegenstand der vorliegenden Arbeit ist die Reformdiskussion und Gesetzgebung zum Tatbestand der Kindestötung gemäß § 217 a.F. StGB von 1870 bis zu dessen Aufhebung durch das Sechste Gesetz zur Reform des Strafrechts am 1. April 1998. more...

  • Elemente internationaler Medienwissenschaftenby Peter Ludes

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 18.29

    Die weltweite Finanzkrise seit 2008 und die Nuklearkatastrophe in Fukushima seit März 2011 erreichten die meisten Menschen zunächst als Medienbilder, die ? im Unterschied zu Tschernobyl 1986 ? in Echtzeit weltweit kommuniziert wurden. Aber Infrastrukturen der Verschleierung erlaubten kaum Recherchen hinter den Kulissen. Auch die weiterhin oft national... more...