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- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 29.95
Controversies in Victimology features original works of noted scholars and practitioners, aiming to shed light on the debates over, the media attention on, and the psychology behind victimization. This book discusses the controversies from all sides of the debate, and attempts to reconcile the issues in order to move the field forward. more...
- Oneworld Publications 2009; US$ 19.99
Rana Husseini?s hard hitting and controversial examination of honour crimes is a fearless, groundbreaking account of a topic that can no longer be ignored. Claiming the lives of 5,000 women every year, and common in many traditional societies around the world, as well as in migrant communities in Europe and the USA, these so-called Honour Killings?... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
The Indonesian massacres of 1965-1966 claimed the lives of an estimated half a million men, women and children. Histories of this period of mass violence in Indonesia?s past have focused almost exclusively on top-level political and military actors, their roles in the violence, and their movements and mobilization of perpetrators. Based on extensive... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 41.95
A powerful and comprehensive look at disability discrimination and disability hate crimes, offering recommendations for a cross-government response to ensure disabled people are seen and treated as equal citizens. more...
- T.M.C. Asser Press 2014; US$ 129.00
Since the historic Nuremberg Trial of 1945 an international customary law principle has developed that commission of a core crime under international law ? war crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity and aggression ? should not go unpunished. History shows, that when in Africa such violations occurred, especially as a result of election disputes,... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 28.82
Gleichheit ist die unverzichtbare Basis für den Genuss der Menschenrechte aller ? ohne sie können Menschenrechte keine auch nur annähernd universelle und damit letztlich gar keine Geltung beanspruchen. Trotzdem spielen die Gleichberechtigung der Geschlechter und das Verbot der Geschlechtsdiskriminierung als wesentliche Facetten von Gleichheit im deutschsprachigen... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 105.00
Through a selection of in-depth interviews, a survey of experts working with the European Union and United Nations, and Qualitative Comparative Analysis of policy debates, this text rethinks our understanding of gender expertise and the circumstances that lead to expert success in public policy. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95
Violence against women is an enduring problem around the globe, yet very few books look at the full range of men?s violences against women ? perpetrated in relationships, in the family, in public spaces, and in institutions. While books that look at different types of violence, such as domestic violence, ?honour? based violence and rape in isolation... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95
Globally, nationally and locally men?s violence against women is an endemic social problem and an enduring human rights issue. Unlike men who are most likely to be victims of stranger assaults and violence, official data shows that women are most likely to be attacked, beaten, raped and killed by men known to them - either partners or family members.... more...
- NYU Press 2008; US$ 22.10
2010 Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Book Award from the American Sociological Association; Race, Gender, and Class Section 2008 Finalist, The Society for the Study of Social Problems C. Wright Mills Award Much has been written about the challenges that face urban African American young men, but less is said about the harsh realities... more...