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  • The Mexican Mafiaby Tony Rafael

    Encounter Books 2007; US$ 17.99

    It has been called the most dangerous gang in American history. In Los Angeles alone it is responsible for over 100 homicides per year. Although it has fewer than 300 members, it controls a 40,000-strong street army that is eager to advance its agenda. It waves the flag of the Black Hand and its business is murder. Although known on the streets for... more...

  • Street Soldierby Edward J. Jr. Mackenzie; Phyllis Karas

    Steerforth Press 2010; US$ 14.95

    The almost unbelievable story of endemic corruption, and the official condoning by the FBI of violent crimes committed by James ?Whitey? Bulger and his South Boston Irish mob, entered a new chapter with Bulger?s arrest in California. For decades the FBI let Bulger get away with murder, protecting him from prosecution for crimes it knew he had committed... more...

  • Crime and Punishment in Americaby David B. Wolcott

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 102.00

    From the first incident of petty theft to modern media piracy, crime and punishment have been a part of every society. However, the structure and values of a particular society shape both the incidences of crime and the punishment of criminals. When the United States became an independent nation, politicians and civilians began the process of deciding... more...

  • Handbook on the Economics of Crimeby Bruce L. Benson; Paul R. Zimmermann

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2010; US$ 60.00

    While few economists analyzed criminal behaviour and the criminal justice process before Gary Becker's seminal 1968 paper, an enormous body of economic research on crime has since been produced. This insightful and comprehensive Handbook reviews and extends much of this important resulting research. The Handbook on the Economics of Crime provides... more...

  • L' évaluation de programmes en prévention du suicideby François Chagnon; Brian Mishara

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2004; US$ 26.25

    Ce livre traite des différentes questions liées à l'évaluation de programmes en prévention du suicide, apporte des solutions pour affiner le choix d'indicateurs valables et des méthodes de recherche adaptées à la problématique du suicide. more...

  • La prévention du suicide à l'écoleby Ghyslain Parent; Denis Rhéaume

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2004; US$ 26.25

    Pour plusieurs, l'école doit devenir un important lieu de prévention du suicide chez les jeunes. Les auteurs de cet ouvrage se sont intéressés à la question afin de mieux connaître l'expérience, le sentiment de compétence et le désir d'engagement des enseignants québécois relativement... more...

  • Cruel Gamesby Rose Ciotta

    St. Martin's Press 2009; US$ 22.99

    University of Pennsylvania professor Rafael Robb was in a class of his own. An expert on game theory, his colleagues and students marveled over his brilliance. But his wife, Ellen, knew his dark, calculating side?and in December 2006, after years of alleged psychological abuse, she was finally ready to leave him. Her divorce papers were nearly in... more...

  • Prodigal Father, Pagan Sonby Anthony "LT" Menginie; Kerrie Droban

    St. Martin's Press 2011; US$ 17.99

    Winner of the USA Book News National Book Award for Best Nonfiction True Crime and Best Memoir/Autobiography By the time he was thirteen, he already had attended thirteen funerals. Abandoned by his mother, and with his father, "Mangy" Menginie?president of the Pagans Motorcycle Club, Philadelphia chapter?in jail, Anthony "LT" Menginie... more...

  • The Cruel Cityby Stephen Orr

    Allen & Unwin 2011; US$ 22.72

    Why is it that Adelaide - a beautiful city of churches and lush gardens, a place renowned for its support of the arts and culture - has become better known as the epicentre of some of Australia's weirdest and most brutal crimes? One of its denizens se more...

  • Quality In Early Childhood Servicesby Helen Penn

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 44.00

    This book examines how quality and good practice in early childhood education and care (ECEC) is interpreted and implemented in a variety of settings and circumstances. more...