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- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 70.00
This work provides a unique overview of influential 2013 criminal case decisions by the Federal Supreme Court and the Federal Constitutional Court. It gets to the heart of key decisions with selected passages and concise explanations. Numerous practical suggestions and tips facilitate direct application of this information to the daily practice of... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 35.00
Examining the emotional practices of workers within the criminal justice system, this book argues that emotions can have both positive and negative impacts on practice, but are largely ignored in policy and practice discourse. Illustrating the value of these 'soft skills', Knight calls for the building of emotional resources within organizations. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
This book provides an account of the distinctive way in which penal power developed outside the metropolitan centre. Proposing a radical revision of the Foucauldian thesis that criminological knowledge emerged in the service of a new form of power ? discipline ? that had inserted itself into the very centre of punishment, it argues that Foucault?s... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 59.95
This book draws together major British and American scholars who present different perspectives on the concept of vulnerability and Fineman's vulnerability thesis. The collection demonstrates the broad and intellectually exciting potential of vulnerability as a theoretical foundation for legal and political engagements with a range... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 59.95
The Art of Investigative Interviewing, Third Edition can be used by anyone who is involved in investigative interviewing. It is a perfect combination of real, practical, and effective techniques, procedures, and actual cases. Learn key elements of investigative interviewing, such as human psychology, proper interview preparation, tactical concepts,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 36.00
For the last thirty years or so, penal theorists and researchers have been preoccupied with mass incarceration. This book focuses on the neglected area of offender supervision which has developed rapidly in scale, distribution and intensity in recent years, providing a unique insight into offender supervision in the European community. more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 73.99
Social tensions between majority and minority populations often center on claims that minorities are largely responsible for crime and disorder. Members of some disadvantaged groups in all developed countries, sometimes long-standing residents and other times recent immigrants, experience unwarranted disparities in their dealings with the criminal... more...