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  • 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...

  • 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$ 77.00

    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...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Criminal Justiceby Michael Tonry

    Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 174.99

    This handbook provides an accessible, high-quality, and comprehensive introduction to and overview of the operation of the American criminal justice system. It is divided into five sections covering the purposes and functions of the system, its problems and priorities, and its main institutions-police and policing, prosecution and sentencing, and community... more...

  • Risk and rehabilitationby Aaron Pycroft; Suzie Clift

    Policy Press 2012; US$ 99.00

    This original and valuable book considers notions of risk and rehabilitation in detail. more...

  • Peripheralizationby Matthias Naumann; Andrea Fischer-Tahir

    Springer 2013; US$ 59.95

    Peripheries emerge as a result of shifts in economic and political decision-making at various scales. Therefore peripheral spaces are not a “natural” phenomenon but an outcome of the intrinsic logic of uneven geographical development in capitalist societies. Discussing examples from Germany, Eastern Europe, Turkey, Iraqi Kurdistan, Pakistan,... more...

  • Strafvollzugby Klaus Laubenthal

    Springer 2007; US$ 29.95

    Systematisch aufgebaut spannt der Autor dieses Lehrbuches den Bogen von der historischen Entwicklung über die Grundlagen des Strafvollzugs bis hin zum Vollzugssystem, dem Behandlungsprozess und den Sicherheitsaspekten. Einen Schwerpunkt bildet das Vollzugsverfahrensrecht. Unter Hinzuziehung von neuerer Rechtsprechung und Fallbeispielen werden... more...