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Criminal Procedure

  • Collaborative Practiceby Connie Healy

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Collaborative practice is a new method of dispute resolution, used mainly in family law matters. By taking a non-adversarial approach, it challenges the strictly positivist view of the lawyer as ‘zealous advocate’ for the client. As such, it has received much criticism from the established Bar and legal profession. ? This book provides a doctrinal... more...

  • The Police and Social Conflictby Nigel Fielding

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 71.95

    Policing remains one of the most controversial areas of criminal justice. Recent years have seen major changes in every aspect of policing: new constructions of the police mission, new ways of delivering police services and new arrangements for police accountability. The police have had to respond to international terrorism, international organized... more...

  • Deceptive Ambiguity by Police and Prosecutorsby Roger W. Shuy

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 97.99

    Ambiguity is commonly considered unintentional while deception is considered intentional. Here, Roger W. Shuy describes fifteen criminal cases in which police, prosecutors, and undercover agents used deceptive ambiguity with criminal suspects and defendants, many times giving evidence of being intentionally constructed through the manipulation of the... more...

  • Europäisches Strafrechtby Burkhard Jähnke; Edward Schramm

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 45.99

    Anhand von zahlreichen Fallbeispielen und prägnanten Merksätzen wird das Zusammenspiel des nationalen Strafrechts, des Unionsrechts und des Rechts der EMRK erläutert. Relevante Entscheidungen des EuGH werden mit der Rechtsprechung des EGMR abgeglichen und in Beziehung zu der Rechtsprechung des BVerfG und des BGH gesetzt und gewürdigt. Das vorliegende... more...

  • Swift, Certain and Fairby Lorana Bartels

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 119.36

    This book presents a detailed analysis of Hawaii’s Opportunity Probation with Enforcement (HOPE) program. Developed by Judge Steven Alm in Hawaii in 2004, this model of ‘swift, certain and fair’ justice has been widely adopted across the United States. The book argues that although HOPE has principally been viewed in terms of its deterrent impact,... more...

  • The War on People who Use Drugsby Jay Levy

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    This book explores the outcomes of Sweden’s aim to create a ‘drug-free society’ on the lived realities, health, and welfare of people who use drugs, and on the dynamics of Swedish drug use. Drawing on a wealth of empirical data, including extensive interview testimony and participant observation from years of fieldwork conducted in Sweden, the book... more...

  • The Political Economy of the Investment Treaty Regimeby Jonathan Bonnitcha; Lauge N. Skovgaard Poulsen; Michael Waibel

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 39.99

    Investment treaties are some of the most controversial instruments of global economic governance. This book integrates legal, economic, and political perspectives to offer the first comprehensive analysis of the political economy of the investment treaty regime, and contextualises the investment treaty regime in its broader socio-economic context. more...

  • The Marketization of Employment Servicesby Ian Greer; Karen N. Breidahl; Matthias Knuth; Flemming Larsen

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 79.99

    Markets have become the favoured means for re-engineering public services, to reduce costs while increasing innovation, performance, accountability to taxpayers, and responsiveness to clients. This book provides a new conceptualization of the markets, the dilemmas and tradeoffs they generate, and the differing services and workplaces that result. more...

  • So You Want to Be a Copby Alley Evola

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 36.00

    This book is for every adult who secretly wishes they were a police officer or is pursuing that dream and making it a reality. So You Want to Be a Cop looks at the daily ins and outs of the job of a police officer, from recruitment, life at the academy, patrol, and eventually promotion to either a supervisory or specialized role. more...

  • From Retribution to Public Safetyby William R. Kelly; Robert Pitman; William Streusand

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 36.00

    From Retribution to Public Safety places clinical assessment and intervention of mentally, intellectually and neurocognitively disordered offenders squarely in the middle of criminal justice reform and develops a roadmap for appropriate changes to criminal law and procedure as well as public health. more...