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Criminal Law

  • Regulating Patient Safetyby Oliver Quick

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 88.00

    This illuminating study explores the role of professionals, patients, regulation and law in improving patient safety. more...

  • Illusion of Justiceby Jerome F. Buting

    HarperCollins 2017; US$ 14.99

    Interweaving his account of the Steven Avery trial at the heart of Making a Murderer with other high profile cases from his criminal defense career, attorney Jerome F. Buting explains the flaws in America?s criminal justice system and lays out a provocative, persuasive blue-print for reform. Over his career, Jerome F. Buting has spent hundreds... more...

  • Public Corruptionby Petter Gottschalk; Perry Stanislas

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 99.95

    This volume presents the latest scholarly research on the practice of public corruption. The authors explore the causes and methods of fraud-related crime, as well as how it can be detected. The book also investigates the best strategies to prevent corruption, as well as convention punishments for those convicted. Intended for criminal justice students... more...

  • Police Misconductby Cliff Roberson

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 99.95

    This book explores the different types of police misconduct including the use of excessive force. It also explores what types of officers become involved in illegal misconduct, steps jurisdictions may take to prevent such problems, and discusses who should police the police. Also included is a historical analysis of police misconduct, discussions... more...

  • Women, Law and Cultureby Jocelynne A. Scutt

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 85.53

    This book explores cultural constructs, societal demands and political and philosophical underpinnings that position women in the world. It illustrates the way culture controls women's place in the world and how cultural constraints are not limited to any one culture, country, ethnicity, race, class or status. Written by scholars from a wide range... more...

  • Entwicklungsgerechte Befragung von Kindern in Strafverfahrenby Susanna Niehaus; Renate Volbert; Jörg M. Fegert

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 23.97

    Dieses Buch greift auf wissenschaftlicher Basis das schwierige Thema von Zeugenaussagen durch Kinder und generelle Teilnahme in einem Strafverfahren auf. Wie verlässlich sind diese Aussagen und wie führt man überhaupt Kinder durch dieses für sie mitunter traumatische Erlebnis. more...

  • International Money Laundering Through Real Estate and Agribusinessby Fausto Martin De Sanctis

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 105.69

    This book examines two types of transnational money laundering: the use of offshores and wire transfers to ?invest? in real estate; and agribusiness, a nebulous activity that is difficult to regulate. The author also examines current international mechanisms to combat money-laundering; whether these efforts have been successful or unsuccessful; and... more...

  • Summary and Analysis of The Wrong Carlos: Anatomy of a Wrongful Executionby Worth Books

    Worth Books 2017; US$ 3.50

    So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Wrong Carlos: Anatomy of a Wrongful Execution tells you what you need to know?before or after you read James S. Liebman and the Columbia DeLuna Project?s book.   Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed... more...

  • Justice for Victims of Crimeby Albin Dearing

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 126.83

    This book analyses the rights of crime victims within a human rights paradigm, and describes the inconsistencies resulting from attempts to introduce the procedural rights of victims within a criminal justice system that views crime as a matter between the state and the offender, and not as one involving the victim. To remedy this problem, the book... more...

  • Privacy and Powerby Russell A. Miller

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 152.00

    This book documents and explains the differences in the ways Americans and Europeans approach the issues of privacy and intelligence gathering. more...