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- Skyhorse Publishing 2011; US$ 24.99
"Sam, could you do me a favor?" Thus begins a story that has now become part of America?s true crime hall of fame. It is a gory, grotesque tale befitting a Stephen King novel. It is also a David and Goliath saga?the story of a young lawyer fresh from the Public Defender?s Office whose first client in private practice turns out to be the worst... more...
- The History Press 2013; US$ 4.36
A collection of some of the strangest, most despicable and comical crimes that took place on the Wirral peninsula throughout the Victorian era and the early twentieth century. It features tales that uncover many cases that have been long forgotten and are supported by illustrations which describe these events and the people featured in them. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 35.99
In Genocide, Collective Violence, and Popular Memory: The Politics of Remembrance in the Twentieth Century, the editors present and discuss the many different social responses to the challenge of coming to terms with past reigns of terror and collective violence. Designed for undergraduate courses in political violence and revolution, this volume treats... more...
- Lexington Books 2006; US$ 39.99
Advancing Critical Criminology constitutes a timely addition to the growing body of knowledge on critical criminology scholarship. DeKeseredy and Perry have assembled a volume that provides scholars with an in-depth review of the extant literature on several major branches of criminology as well as examples of how critical criminologists apply their... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 34.99
Forsaken Females describes the varied types of brutalization women experience through the life course, as well as historical and theoretical perspectives of global violence against women. The book illuminates the diverse ideologies and cultural conditions that condone and perpetuate the brutality that victimizes women. The discussion is structured... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2009; US$ 67.99
Barak provides the first integrated analysis of crime, criminal justice, and criminology through a global lens, revealing the importance of a global perspective for the study of crime and justice in the 21st century. While moving seamlessly from the micro bio-psychological, interactive-social process to the macro cultural-structural forces that shape... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 105.00
Ethnic ?cleansing? is the dark side of modern democratization and the formation of nation states. Beginning in the 19th century, the Balkans and colonies outside Europe became the laboratories for this form of national problem solving. After 1914 these instruments of violence struck back on the European continent. Michael Schwartz describes... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 64.95
This new book brings together some of the leading criminologists across Europe, to showcase the best of European criminology. This Handbook aims to reflect the range and depth of current work in Europe, and to counterbalance the impact of the ? sometimes insular and ethnocentric ? Anglo-American criminological tradition. The end-product is a collection... more...
- De Gruyter 1999; US$ 77.00
Die Rolle der Unternehmer zwischen NS- und "Wirtschaftswunder"-Zeit ist ein zentrales Thema der Zeitgeschichte, das bislang wenig erforscht wurde. Der vorliegende Sammelband behandelt diese Problematik anhand von sechs Studien Řber die Unternehmer Heinrich Nordhoff (VW-Manager), Hans-GŘnther Sohl (Stahlindustrieller), Hans Constantin Paulssen (Aluminiumunternehmer),... more...