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  • Reintegrative Justice in Practiceby Helen Miles; Peter Raynor

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95

    This book provides a unique study of the practice of traditional reintegrative community justice in a European society, the Parish Hall Enquiry (PHE) in the Channel Island of Jersey. This is an ancient institution, based on an informal hearing and discussion of a reported offence with the alleged offender and other interested parties, carried out by... more...

  • Terrorism, Drugs & Crime in Europe after 1992by Richard Clutterbuck

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    First published in 1990, Richard Clutterbuck's fascinating analysis of European security confronts the problems of internal European community frontiers and technological aids in combating terrorism and international crime. He looks at what the EC countries have done in the past, describes the technology now becoming available, and makes radical proposals... more...

  • Religion - die letzte Freiheitby Ursula Unterberger

    Tectum Verlag 2013; US$ 22.53

    Das Grundrecht auf Glaubensfreiheit gilt auch hinter Gittern. "Religion ist die letzte Freiheit hier bei uns herinnen", so formuliert es ein Justizbeamter. Seelsorger der großen Kirchen und Vertreter anderer Religionen kümmern sich um die Gläubigen in Haft. Doch setzt der Strafvollzug auch Grenzen. Die Justizvollzugsanstalt Wien-Josefsstadt ist Österreichs... more...

  • Wrongful Conviction and Criminal Justice Reformby Marvin Zalman; Julia Carrano

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95

    Wrongful Conviction and Criminal Justice Reform is an important addition to the literature and teaching on innocence reform. This book delves into wrongful convictions studies but expands upon them by offering potential reforms that would alleviate the problem of wrongful convictions in the criminal justice system. Written to be accessible to students,... more...

  • Confronting Crimeby Michael Tonry

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00

    This book provides a detailed review of the thinking behind New Labour's promise to be 'tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime', looking at policies and proposals in the field of punishment, particularly those embodied in the Halliday Review of the Sentencing Framework (2001), the government White Paper Justice for All (2002), and the 2002 Criminal... more...

  • New Directions in Race, Ethnicity and Crimeby Coretta Phillips; Colin Webster

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    This book offers an accessible and innovative approach for students studying ethnicity and crime, incorporating current empirical research and and drawing on a range of contemporary issues such as terrorism, immigration detention and youth gangs. more...

  • Philosophies of Crime Fictionby Josef Hoffmann

    Oldcastle Books 2013; US$ 13.99

    A fresh analysis of both the hidden and explicit philosophical ideas to be found in crime literature Josef Hoffmann covers influences and inspirations in crime writing with references to a stellar cast of crime writers including Arthur Conan Doyle, G. K. Chesterton, Dashiell Hammett, Albert Camus, Borges, Agatha Christie, Raymond Chandler, and... more...

  • CRIME AND INEQUALITYby Chris Grover

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    This book examines key relationships between material circumstances and crime, and analyzes the areas of social policy ? in particular social security and labour market policy ? that are most important in terms of dealing with inequality at the lower end of the income hierarchy. more...

  • Crime and Justiceby Carolyn Boyes-Watson; Susan T. Krumholz; Aviva M. Rich-Shea

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 64.99

    Crime and Justice offers a comprehensive introduction to the U.S. criminal justice system through historical and contemporary case studies. Extensively revised and updated, the second edition features new chapters on terrorism, the war on drugs, and gender, as well as expanded coverage of white collar crime, victims? issues, and more. Powerful... more...

  • Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice Systemby George T. Patterson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    Integrating social work values and a commitment to social justice, this textbook explores how social workers can practice to address social problems within the criminal justice system and promotes the development of knowledge, skills and critical reflection in this increasingly important area of practice. more...