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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
Of all the huge natural disasters that claimed the lives of thousands in Asia, the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 was the largest, estimated to have killed more than 230,000 people. The scope of damage brought about by this natural disaster urges focus on recovery and post-disaster reconstruction from several perspectives. Here we find an in-depth ethnography... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 225.00
The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration is concerned with the various relationships between migration, crime and victimization that have informed a wide criminological scholarship often driven by some of the original lines of inquiry of the Chicago School. Historically, migration and crime came to be the device by which Criminology... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 16.95
The historical context of family violence is explored, as well as the various forms of violence, their prevalence in specific stages of life, and responses to it made by the criminal justice system and other agencies. The linkage among child abuse, partner violence and elder abuse is scrutinized, and the usefulness of the life-course approach is couched... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95
These original essays introduce students to the complex and influential field of critical criminology. It presents many of the theories of critical criminology ? Marxist, Feminist, Left Realist, Postmodern, Constitutive, Peacemaking, and Restorative Justice ? and explores how, despite their distinctions, each theory is rooted in radical criminology,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
The Indonesian massacres of 1965-1966 claimed the lives of an estimated half a million men, women and children. Histories of this period of mass violence in Indonesia?s past have focused almost exclusively on top-level political and military actors, their roles in the violence, and their movements and mobilization of perpetrators. Based on extensive... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 205.00
Certain types of crime are increasingly being perpetrated across national borders and require a unified regional or global response to combat them. Transnational criminal law covers both the international treaty obligations which require States to introduce specific substantive measures into their domestic criminal law schemes, and an allied procedural... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
The field of crime and delinquency attracts a great deal of heated and partial opinion, prejudice and other forms of mal-thinking. When there is a scientific approach there tends to be a psychological explanation. This book, first published in 1971, is a corrective to both trends. It is a discussion of criminal behaviour in relation to a wide range... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 42.95
In this book, Kerry Carrington takes a bold, critical and reflexive approach to understanding the global divisions and inequalities that shape distinctive patterns of gender and crime. The book argues that in order for feminist criminology to enhance its conceptual and political relevance in the twenty-first century, bold new directions in scholarship... more...
- D & M Publishers 2014; US$ 32.95
A striking memoir of hope in the face of persecution, Stars between the Sun and Moon is the first true account written by a North Korean woman to survive human trafficking to China and imprisonment in a labour camp. Born in the seventies in North Korea, Lucia Jang grew up in a typical household—her parents worked in the factories, and the family... more...
- Nachtschatten Verlag 2014; US$ 19.99
Eine der ältesten Kulturpflanzen der Erde könnte helfen, die Menschen ausreichend mit Kleidung, Papier, Öl, Brennstoff, Nahrung, Baumaterial und vielen Medizinen zu versorgen. Binnen weniger Jahre wurde aus der geächteten Droge ein allseits gepriesener "nachwachsender" Bio-Rohstoff. "Es gibt nur eine Pflanze, die als nachwachsender Rohstoff in der... more...