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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95
With the common goal of clarifying some of the theoretical profiles of transitional justice strategies, the study is organized along crucial intersections evaluating aspects connected to the genealogy, the nature, the scope and the most appropriate methodology for the study of transitional justice. The specific transitional instruments of war crime... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95
Art and antiquity crime has usually assumed a place of low interest and priority. That situation has now slowly begun to change on both the local and international level as criminals, encouraged in part by the record sums now being paid for art treasures, are now seeking to exploit the art market more systematically by means of theft, fraud and looting.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00
Human trafficking is consistently featured on the global political agenda. This book examines the trafficking of adult female victims for sexual exploitation, and specifically the understanding of consent and its influence in the identification and treatment of trafficking victims. Jessica Elliott argues that when applied to situations of human... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95
This book provides a diverse and provocative array of arguments, critiques and recommendations from leading researchers and scholars in the field of green criminology. The issues addressed are three-fold: the specific characteristics of some of the major types of environmental crime and its perpetrators; the problem of victimization in cases of environmental... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00
Arguing that law must be looked at holistically, this book investigates the ?hidden gender? of the so-called neutral or objective legal principles that structure the law addressing violence against women. Adopting an explicitly feminist perspective, it investigates how legal responses to violence against women presuppose, maintain and perpetuate a... more...
- Franz Steiner Verlag 2014; US$ 35.34
<P>Das Strafrecht hat sich verändert. Das klassische Strafrecht reagierte mit Strafe auf begangene Verletzungen. Heute soll Strafrecht auch schon Vorkehrungen gegen Bedrohungen etwa durch Terrorismus oder Cybercrime treffen. Dazu greift es immer weiter vor der eigentlichen Verletzung ein. Das beginnt in der Bundesrepublik damit, dass als Antwort... more...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 64.49
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...
- ABC-CLIO 2014; US$ 89.00
Cutting-edge in its scope and approach, this unique volume offers first-person accounts of modern genocides to enable readers to more fully examine genocidal experiences and better understand the horror of such events. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95
Historically the death penalty was mandatory for the crime of murder and other violent felonies, in accordance with English common law. Over the last three decades many former British colonies have reformed their capital punishment regimes to permit judicial sentencing discretion, including consideration of mitigating factors. Applying a comparative... 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...