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  • Person, Subjekt, Bü Michael Pawlik

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 41.98

    Hauptbeschreibung In der deutschsprachigen Diskussion über die Legitimation von Strafe hat sich in den letzten Jahren eine bemerkenswerte Trendwende vollzogen. Die Auffassung, daß auch die avancierteste der Präventionstheorien, die Lehre von der positiven Generalprävention, die in sie gesetzten Erwartungen nicht habe erfüllen können, gewinnt an Boden.... more...

  • Frauenvollzug in Rita Haverkamp

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 106.88

    Hauptbeschreibung Die vorliegende Studie hat die Handhabung des Strafvollzuges an Frauen in Deutschland zum Gegenstand. Im Mittelpunkt steht die Vollzugspraxis, insbesondere die Umsetzung des Behandlungsvollzuges im Lichte der Europäischen Strafvollzugsgrundsätze. Die empirische Untersuchung umfasst eine Bestandsaufnahme im Bundesgebiet und eine... more...

  • Welcoming a New Brother or Sister Through Adoptionby Arleta James

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2013; US$ 24.95

    Welcoming a New Brother or Sister through Adoption is a comprehensive yet accessible guide that describes the adoption process and the impact of adoption on every member of the family, including the adopted child. The book is peppered with real life stories and direct quotes from children, which make it a realistic and insightful resource. more...

  • Interprofessionalität in der Tagesbetreuungby Heidrun Wulfekühler; Silvia Wiedebusch; Stephan Maykus; Stephan Rietmann; Marijan Renic

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.95

    Dieser Band leistet einen Beitrag zur Klärung von Interprofessionalität in der Kinder- und Jugendhilfe, im Speziellen im Feld der Tagesbetreuung bzw. Familienzentren, beschreibt Netzwerkarbeit als unverzichtbare Grundlage einer erfolgreichen Betreuungspraxis der Zukunft und konturiert das komplexe Anliegen ?Interprofessionalität? in sozialen Handlungsfeldern.... more...

  • Inside Transracial Adoptionby Gail Steinberg; Beth Hall

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2013; US$ 24.95

    Inside Transracial Adoption is an accessible, authoritative guide on how to navigate the challenges that parents can face with the adoption of a child from a different race and culture. It is an invaluable guide for parents - whether considering transracial adoption for the first time or experienced veterans - or the people who support them. more...

  • Frauen vor Gerichtby Brigitte Biermann

    Ch. Links Verlag 2013; US$ 2.83

    Sandra K. ist 21 Jahre alt. So wie sie im Gerichtssaal sitzt, würde man ihr nicht mal einen Ladendiebstahl zutrauen. Doch sie hat ihren 28-jährigen Freund mit Küchenmesser und Schere ermordet. 150-mal stieß sie voller Wut zu. Was hat sie dazu gebracht, wo liegen die tieferen Ursachen? Brigitte Biermann besucht seit Jahren im Auftrag der Frauenzeitschrift... more...

  • Women Exiting Prisonby Bree Carlton; Marie Segrave

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    Women?s incarceration is on the rise globally and this has significant intergenerational, economic and humanitarian costs for communities across the world. While there have been efforts to implement reform, particularly in countries such as Canada, UK, US and Australia, the growing evidence suggests women?s prisons and the support structures surrounding... more...

  • Crime and Punishment in Contemporary Cultureby Claire Grant

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 61.95

    Today, questions about how and why societies punish are deeply emotive and hotly contested. In Crime and Punishment in Contemporary Culture , Claire Grant argues that criminal justice is a key site for the negotiation of new collective identities and modes of belonging. Exploring both popular cultural forms and changes in crime policies and criminal... more...

  • Edward and Lane on European Union Lawby D. Edward; R. Lane

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 60.00

    Key features of the book include: Authoritative authorship combining the analysis of a senior academic with the experience of a former judge. Comprehensive and wide-ranging in scope. Structured specifically to reflect the Treaty of Lisbon reorientation and immediate post-Lisbon developments. Extensive reference to primary sources (Treaty, legislation,... more...

  • The Orphans' Nine Commandmentsby William Roger Holman

    TCU Press 2013; US$ 15.95

    When Roger Bechan was six, his mother packed his suitcase and took him to the Oklahoma Society for the Friendless. He never saw her again. No wonder he and his orphan friends omit the tenth commandment?to "honor your father and mother." His long journey through three orphanages and several foster homes is recalled with surprising humor and insight.... more...