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- Potomac Books 2015; US$ 32.95
It has long been held that humans need government to impose social order on a chaotic, dangerous world. How, then, did early humans survive on the Serengeti Plain, surrounded by faster, stronger, and bigger predators in a harsh and forbidding environment? Pirates, Prisoners, and Lepers examines an array of natural experiments and accidents of human... more...
- Oldcastle Books 2015; US$ 9.99
A sequel to A Higher Duty , from an author whose extensive legal experience provides authenticity to his legal thrillers 1964 brings fresh challenges to Ben Schroeder, now a member of chambers headed by Bernard Wesley Queen's Counsel (QC). A courting couple have been attacked on the banks of the River Ouse near Ely. The news of beating, rape,... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 39.99
Dominik Pfeiffer entwickelt ein neues Theoriewerkzeug zur Analyse der Globalisierung von Transitional Justice, die ein vor einigen Jahrzehnten entstandener soziopolitischer Prozess ist, der sich durch und über eine Einbettung in Weltkultur (die ?World Polity?) vollzogen hat. Es kam nicht nur zu einer weitgehenden Normalisierung, sondern auch zu einer... more...
- 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...
- Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 79.99
This book deals with the highly complex but exciting subject of corporate fraud and corruption, which has since become the cops and robbers game of the 21st century: accounting fraud, embezzlement, bribery and many other forms of corruption and non-compliance cause turmoil between board members, supervisory board members and managers, while economic... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2014; US$ 74.72
Hinter dem noch jungen Sicherheitsinstrument »intelligente Videoüberwachung« verbergen sich Techniken zur Verhaltens-, Gesichts- und Bewegungserkennung. Die Arbeit zeigt, weshalb es sich bei diesen Anwendungen um ein kategoriales Aliud gegenüber der herkömmlichen Videoüberwachung handelt. Da diese innovativen Techniken aus grundrechtlicher Warte neue... 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...