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  • Palliativpflege in der stationären Altenpflegeby Corinna Warnken

    Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft 2010; US$ 20.18

    Die Palliativpflege wird im Zuge der Gesundheitsreform erstmals in den Leistungskatalog der Kassen aufgenommen werden. Damit muss jede Einrichtung der stationären Altenpflege das Konzept der Palliativpflege umsetzen. Dazu gehören auch ein passendes Qualitätsmanagement und eine geeignete Organisationsentwicklung. Die Einrichtungen müssen alle drei Konzepte... more...

  • The Life and Times of Lepke Buchalterby Paul R. Kavieff

    Barricade Books 2006; US$ 9.99

    Louis Lepke Buchalter was the most powerful and ruthless organized crime boss in the history of the U.S. underworld. A business genius with a penchant for murder, his rackets penetrated the garment, banking, and flour trucking industries in New York. more...

  • Encyclopedia of Street Crime in Americaby Jeffrey Ian Ross

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 104.00

    This traditional A-to-Z reference has significant coverage of police and courts and other criminal justice sub-disciplines while also featuring thematic articles on the sociology of street crime. more...

  • Tatort Mittelalterby Malte Heidemann; Franziska Schäfer

    Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2014; US$ 50.32

    Kriminalfälle des Mittelalters - auf nur einer CD? Obwohl dies doch das "finstere", das "blutrünstige", das "vorrationale" Zeitalter ist ...? Aber ja! Denn das Mittelalter war keineswegs eine rechtlose Zeit. Im Gegenteil, es herrschte häufig eine überaus klare Rechtsauffassung. Doch wie sah diese aus? Was waren die großen,... more...

  • The Abolition Of Libertyby Peter Hitchens

    Atlantic Books Ltd 2015; US$ 11.65

    'It's fair to say that Peter Hitchens remains one of the most misrepresented figures in the British media... Hitchens is in reality one of the most thought-provoking and intelligent commentators on life in contemporary Britain ' Neil Clark, Spectator From identification cards to how we protect our property, public debate rages over what... more...

  • Violent Crimeby Darnell F. Hawkins

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 44.00

    An exploration of the extent and causes of racial and ethnic differences in violent crime. more...

  • The Criminal Careerby Britta Kyvsgaard

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 84.00

    In this 2002 book, Britta Kyvsgaard examines the life circumstances and criminal behavior patterns of career criminals in Denmark. more...

  • Japan as a Low-Crime Nationby Professor Dag Leonardsen

    Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 125.00

    Criminologists have despaired that modernization and crime are inseparable. The more modern we become, the more criminal. Japan has long been seen as an exception to the rule. The reasons for this, however, have not been well understood. In this book, the independent value of culture is explored to reveal new insights. The author finds that while it... more...

  • Crime Is Not the Problemby Franklin E. Zimring; Gordon Hawkins

    Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 22.99

    This text has three aims: the first is to show that what separates the USA from other countries is not crime rates but lethal violence. Secondly, the book seeks to clarify the causes of violence by looking at the proximate causes of violence. The last section concerns the prevention of violence. more...

  • Foundations of Evidence-Based Social Work Practiceby Albert R. Roberts; Kenneth R. Yeager

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 38.99

    Drawing from the "Evidence-Based Practice Manual", this title offers an introduction to evidence-based social work practice. It introduces students to the language and importance of evidence-based practice and critical thinking, and explains how to search for evidence, how to evaluate what evidence really is, and how to ask the right questions. more...