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Criminal Law

  • 'Crimes against Peace' and International Lawby Kirsten Sellars

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 30.00

    A legal and historical analysis of the first modern attempts to prosecute national leaders for embarking upon aggressive war. more...

  • 'Honour' Killing and Violenceby Aisha K. Gill; Carolyn Strange; Karl Roberts

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 36.00

    In this interdisciplinary collection leading experts and scholars from criminology, psychology, law and history provide a compelling analysis of practices and beliefs that lead to violence against women, men and children in the name 'honour'. more...

  • "Policing, Popular Culture and Political Economy "by Robert Reiner

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 225.00

    Robert Reiner has been one of the pioneers in the development of research on policing since the 1970s as well as a prolific writer on mass media and popular culture representations of crime and criminal justice. His work includes the renowned books The Politics of the Police and Law and Order: An Honest Citizen's Guide to Crime and Control, an analysis... more...

  • "Republikflucht" (§§ 213, 214 StGB/DDR)by Andrea Schurig

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 118.14

    The dissertation focuses on a legal examination of §§ 213, 215 of the East German Criminal Code. It continues the work by Mohr on §213, which considered its history through 1968. This study incorporates the entire time period from 1957 to 1990, including high court jurisprudence as well as measures undertaken by the Ministry for State Security (MfS).... more...

  • 'Settling the Peace of the Church'by N. H. Keeble

    OUP Oxford 2014; US$ 99.99

    A collection of nine essays on the context and consequences of the Act of Uniformity of 1662 and the subsequent 'Great Ejection', in which around two thousand ministers, teachers, and university fellows gave up their positions rather than submit to the conditions of the Act. more...

  • 'Soft' Policingby Daniel McCarthy

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 100.00

    Examining multi-agency working in response to anti-social behaviour, this book investigates the way in which the police, social work teams and the youth justice service work together on early intervention initiatives to help young people, and explores the complexities and practical struggles of these partnerships. more...

  • The 'War on Terror' and the Framework of International Lawby Helen Duffy

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 64.00

    Indicates a legal framework capable of addressing events such as '9/11' and governing responses thereto. more...

  • (Dés)équilibresby Alexia Jonckheere; Dan Kaminski

    Primento Digital Publishing 2013; US$ 54.99

    Les assistants de justice participent quotidiennement à l’accompagnement socio-judiciaire de personnes aux prises avec la justice. Comme elles, ils font l’expérience du pénal et de ses évolutions contemporaines et font face à des exigences croissantes en termes de productivité et d’efficience. L’ouvrage aborde ce quotidien professionnel par le prisme... more...

  • 13 Ways of Looking at the Death Penaltyby Mario Marazziti; Paul Elie

    Seven Stories Press 2015; US$ 18.95

    Nation states and communities throughout the world have reached certain decisions about capital punishment: It is the destruction of human life. It is ineffective as a deterrent for crime. It is an instrument the state uses to contain or eliminate its political adversaries. It is a tool of “justice” that disproportionality affects religious, social,... more...

  • The 9/11 Effectby Kent Roach

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 28.00

    This book examines the responses of the United Nations and a range of countries to the terror attacks on September 11, 2001. more...