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- 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...
- zu Klampen 2013; US$ 14.51
Es geht um die Todesstrafe. Es geht um Vergeltung. Zu allen Zeiten und in beinahe jeder menschlichen Gesellschaft wurden mit staatlicher Legitimation ? auch jenseits der Schlachtfelder ? Menschen getötet. Gesetze, Exekutions-Methoden und Hinrichtungs-Inszenierungen haben sich geändert, geblieben ist der Glaube, etwas »Gerechtes« zu tun. ... more...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 66.24
Die interdisziplinär ausgerichtete Arbeit, die sowohl für den Alt- wie den Rechtshistoriker von allergrößtem Interesse ist, setzt in der umfassenden Sichtung und Analyse unterschiedlichster Quellengattungen (juristische Texte, christliche Literatur, literarische Quellen, Papyri) Maßstäbe. Während in der althistorischen Forschung bislang vor allem nach... more...
- Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 14.95
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...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 201.00
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...
- 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...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
The increase in the number of countries that have abolished the death penalty since the end of the Second World War shows a steady trend towards worldwide abolition of capital punishment. This book focuses on the political and legal issues raised by the death penalty in "countries in transition", understood as countries that have transitioned or are... more...
- sellier european law publishers 2011; US$ 55.00
In the daily work of lawyers, the interpretation of declarations of intent and contracts is a very difficult task, especially with regard to crossborder partners. This book contains informative proceedings from an international conference - held in Katowice, Poland - on the legal interpretation of private law in various legal regions. Topics include:... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 190.00
The proliferation in terrorist activity has provoked an increase in the body of law, both at national and international level, which has sought to counter and prevent it. The bodies involved in this process range from the UN Security Council to government legislatures. This book is the first to address, in one volume, the wide variety of responses... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 76.00
This revised 2002 edition considers new legislation relating to the death penalty in international law. more...