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- The Spinney Press 2011; US$ 17.67
The aim of imprisonment is to prevent crime and enhance community safety by removing offenders from the public sphere and deterring potential offenders, as well as meeting society?s need for reparation and retribution for crimes committed. However, while a period of imprisonment may deter some people from re-offending, it can also foster in others... more...
- John Blake Publishing 2011; US$ 7.28
At 1.45am on New Year's Day, Rachel Moran left her mother's house to make the 20 minute walk back to her own flat. She never arrived. Rachel was just like many women of her age, loved by her family, adored by her boyfriend and with a bright future ahead of her. Her fatal mistake was to walk the mile or so alone to feed the kittens she and her boyfriend... more...
- John Blake Publishing 2011; US$ 7.28
A major search and recovery operation began when a young woman's remains were recovered in the River Aire in May 2010. Police had been investigating the disappearance of Shelley Armitage and Susan Rushworth who had gone missing in 2009; but the remains belonged to Suzanne Blamires and were to unravel a gruesome and horrifying chain of events. 40-year-old... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 100.00
What policy is best for the United States to reduce the threat of Islamic extremist terrorism? Feste develops a framework of terrorism termination dynamics constructed from empirical cases and applies it to the current al Qaeda problem to offer a new method for tracking development of terrorist episodes with implications for U.S. foreign policy. more...
- John Blake Publishing 2011; US$ 5.82
On Sunday 15 November 2009, detectives hunting one of the most prolific sex offenders in Britain finally made an arrest; 17 years after the first terrifying attack took place. Delroy Grant, the 'Night Stalker' first struck in 1992, raping an 84-year-old woman in her flat in Croydon. What followed was a sickening series of horrifying sexual assaults... more...
- John Blake Publishing 2010; US$ 7.28
This is no ordinary true crime book. If you think you've got the stomach for the most blood-curdling, sickening and downright strangest murders you will ever come across, then look no further than these pages. You have been warned...Take, for example, Enriqueta Marti who kidnapped children from the streets of Barcelona, then boiled away their flesh... more...
- John Blake Publishing 2006; US$ 7.28
Aileen Wuornos was executed in Florida, on the 9th of October, 2002 at the age of 46. She was the 10th woman to be sentenced to death in the USA since the death penalty resumed in 1976. Convicted for the murder of six men, in a two month period, Aileen claimed she acted in self defence however the investigation into these claims was poor and she later... more...
- Grosvenor House Publishing 2011; US$ 8.74
This is a true story of Molly, who by the age of four had suffered so many beatings and experienced so much sexual abuse that she suffered from an enormous fear of human contact. In a period of six years among a family of twelve only her abusers themselves were aware of her constant pain and suffering. Her other siblings, her father and her mother... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 54.99
Dem erst seit den Anschlägen des 11. September als Neues Risiko geltenden Terrorismus werden die bestehenden Konzepte zum Umgang mit Risiken nicht vollständig gerecht. Daher müssen Alternativen gefunden werden, die wiederum die Funktions- und Wirkungsweise von Terrorismus zum Ansa- punkt haben können. Diese These war der Untersuchungsgegenstand vorliegender... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 14.99
Die vorliegende Studie untersucht als erste ihrer Art die Geldspiel-Kultur in deutschen Spielhallen. Anhand von teilnehmender Beobachtung und beobachtender Teilnahme, von Gesprächen und Dokumentenanalysen wird rekonstruiert, welche soziale Ordnung die Spieler vorfinden, wie sie sich diese aneignen und wie sie damit die Kultur der Spielhalle immer wieder... more...