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- zu Klampen 2013; US$ 17.27
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...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 170.00
This study focuses on the practice of punishment, as it is inflicted by the state. The author's first-hand experience with penal reform, combined with philosophical reflection, has led him to develop a theory of punishment that identifies the principles of sentencing and corrections on which modern correctional systems should be built. This new theory... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2004; US$ 40.00
Economic crime is, by definition, crime committed to gain profit within an otherwise legitimate business. Examples are illegal pollution, brand name infringement and tax evasion. The victims of such crimes may be private citizens, businesses and the state. The leading authors in this vital new book survey recent advances in the study of economic crime... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 69.00
This revised 2002 edition considers new legislation relating to the death penalty in international law. more...
- Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 133.00
A critical insight into the negotiating history that led to the adoption of the elements of war crimes. more...
- Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 59.99
This collection of original essays surveys the evolution of sentencing policies and practices in Western countries over the past twenty-five years. Contributors address plea-bargaining, community service, electronic monitoring, standards of use of incarceration, and legal perspectives on sentencing policy developments, among other topics. Sentencing... more...
- Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 25.00
At the century's end, many societies are moving from authoritarian rule to democracy, and the question arises: should a society punish its ancien regime? Ruti Teitel explores the recurring question of how regimes should respond to evil rule, arguing against the view favouring punishment. more...