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- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 43.19
Dass viele NS-Täter nach dem Zusammenbruch des "Dritten Reichs" beruflich wieder Fuß fassen konnten, ist einer der wunden Punkte der deutschen Nachkriegsgesellschaft. Als gegen Ende der 1950er Jahre nach und nach gegen sie ermittelt wurde, präsentierten sich den Ermittlern vollständig integrierte und sozial reetablierte Bürger. Dieser Skandal... more...
- Andrews UK 2013; US$ 3.99
The Great Train Robbery, and the part Ronnie Biggs played in it, is one of the most famous true crime stories of all time. Ronnies imprisonment, subsequent escape and life on the run has been the subject of much discussion and this new book sets out the facts for anyone wishing to find out what really happened on the day of the robbery and in... more...
- IOS Press 2009; US$ 157.00
Highlights the necessity of activation and building local resources needed for recovery and development at the level of individuals, social systems and structures, social networks, civil society and at the level of the community in general. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95
Offending behaviour is one of the most talked about issues in contemporary society. What can be done to stop people reoffending? What can be done to help people escape their criminal lifestyles? This book aims to review and analyse the different ways in which these questions are addressed in practice, drawing upon the expertise of academics and practitioners.... more...
- Lexington Books 2006; US$ 36.99
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...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 155.00
Research and theorizing on criminal decision making has not kept pace with recent developments in other fields of human decision making. Whereas criminal decision making theory is still largely dominated by cognitive approaches such as rational choice-based models, psychologists, behavioral economists and neuroscientists have found affect (i.e.,... more...
- Melbourne University Press 2011; Not Available
In Against Remembrance , David Rieff provocatively argues that the business of remembrance, particularly of the great tragedies of the past, are policitised events of highly selective memory. Rather than ending injustices, as we expect it to, collective memory in so many cases dooms us to an endless cycle of vengeance. Humanity, he says, simply cannot... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00
Responding to the targeted destruction of women, Fields argues for establishing Gender as a protected class under the Genocide Convention. Cases are explored, historically, anthropologically, psychologically and sociologically, from the author's field research, as well as focuses on morbidity, mortality and demographic documentation data. more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 35.94
Christoph Seidler's book discusses how bilateral donors perform in fighting corruption. In order to do so, a rationalist perspective is taken. The author argues that donors perform well in fighting corruption when they cooperate - in forming an international regime. Based on three documents of OECD/DAC, possible principles, rules and norms of such... more...