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- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 150.00
This is the latest volume in the decades-long series of comprehensive chronologies of terrorist attacks Edward Mickolus has written since 1980. It includes coverage of every international terrorist attack covered in public literature--including newspapers, news magazines, radio, television, websites, and other media--during the five years 2008 to 2012,... more...
- Potomac Books Inc. 2014; US$ 24.95
On July 22, 2011, a bomb went off outside government buildings in Oslo, Norway, killing eight people and injuring more than two hundred. Less than two hours later, a gunman claimed sixty-nine lives in a shooting spree at a summer camp on the island of Ut?ya, while terrified and desperate youths tried to hide or swim to the mainland to escape. Massacre... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95
This book examines the terrorist networks that operate globally and analyses the long-term future of terrorism and terrorist-backed insurgencies. Terrorism remains a serious problem for the international community. The global picture does not indicate that the ?war on terror?, which President George W. Bush declared in the wake of the 9/11 attacks,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 27.95
This book provides an in-depth analysis of UNICEF?s development and operations, whilst exploring the significance of UNICEF?s achievements and the reasons behind them. UNICEF is one of the best known organizations of the United Nations system and the oldest of the UN?s development funds. It is also the part of the UN which consistently receives... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
Domestic violence is a major public health concern, affecting millions worldwide. It is underreported, often devastating and sometimes ends in murder. In Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence , Anna Motz integrates psychological and criminological data with clinical illustrations and discussion of current high-profile cases. She examines... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00
This book offers a multifaceted, analytical account of counterterrorism argumentative speech. Traditionally, existing scholarship in this field of research has taken a selective focus on issues and actors, concentrating mainly on US state discourse after 9/11. However, this approach ignores the fact that there was counterterrorism speech before... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00
Millions of people have been victimized by the actions and omissions of states and governments. This collection provides expert analyses of such victimizations across the world, from Europe, the United States, and Africa to New Zealand and South America. Leading scholars in the area of state crime describe the nature, extent, and distribution of state... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00
This book assesses the impact of post-9/11 domestic counterterrorism policy on US political life. It examines political discourse, law, institutional architecture, and state-population relations, and shows that ?homeland security? is a project with wide-ranging implications for democratic institutions and culture. These implications are addressed... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 30.95
Written in a unique format, Shades of Deviance is a turbo-driven guide to crime and deviance, offering 56 politically engaged, thought-provoking and accessibly written accounts of a wide range of socially and legally prohibited acts. This book will be essential reading for undergraduate students in the fields of criminology and sociology and those... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
Political leaders and the popular press tell us that society is in the grip of a moral crisis. ?Where have our values gone?? our newspapers scream at us. ?Benefit scroungers?, ?greedy bankers?, ?intrusive journalists?, ?have-a-go rioters?, political scandals and criminals of all shapes and sizes are continually cited as evidence that we live in a... more...