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- 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 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...
- 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...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1993; US$ 45.99
Challenging the common masculinist character of criminological research, James W. Messerschmidt develops an elaborate scrutiny of the gender roles that, along with class and race, influence the occurrence and types of crimes in our society. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1999; US$ 38.99
Illicit cross-border flows, such as the smuggling of drugs, migrants, weapons, toxic waste, and dirty money, are proliferating on a global scale. This underexplored, clandestine side of globalization has emerged as an increasingly important source of conflict and cooperation among nation-states, state agents, nonstate actors, and international organizations.... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1998; US$ 43.99
Since Somalia, the international community has found itself changing its view of humanitarian intervention. More attention must be paid to the complexity of issues and moral dilemmas involved. This volume of original essays by international policy leaders, practitioners, and scholars brings together insights into the conflicting moral pressures present... more...
- AltaMira Press 1992; US$ 64.99
This classic has been the most authoritative text in the field since 1924. The thoroughly revised Eleventh Edition continues to provide a sound, sophisticated, sociological treatment of the principal issues in criminology. more...
- Lexington Books 2007; US$ 41.99
Racing the Storm addresses how racial stratification continues to be a factor in U.S. society and was exposed by Hurricane Katrina. The continuing significance of race is examined by considering public opinion, media representations, and government and volunteer response before, during, and after the storm. more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 91.00
Why do people become criminals? What causes delinquent behavior? Such questions occupy experts as well as the general public ? and there is more reciprocal exchange of ideas between them than one might at first imagine. Sabine Freitag examines both the sites of knowledge production and the spaces in civil society where expert hypotheses... more...