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Criminal Law

  • The Private Sector and Criminal Justiceby Anthea Hucklesby; Stuart Lister

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2018; US$ 122.34

    This book brings together a collection of essays by leading criminologists to explore the relationship between the private sector and criminal justice. The private sector has become an increasingly important ‘partner’ in contemporary criminal justice with the unprecedented growth of public sector ‘outsourcing’ arrangements. This has resulted in an... more...

  • Anti-Terrorism Law and Foreign Terrorist Fightersby Jessie Blackbourn; Deniz Kayis; Nicola McGarrity

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 19.95

    Jessie Blackbourn is a research fellow at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies at the University of Oxford, UK. Deniz Kayis is currently the Associate for Chief Justice Allsop AO of the Federal Court of Australia. Nicola McGarrity is a senior lecturer and the Director of the Terrorism Law Reform Project at the University of New South... more...

  • The Mother of All Crimesby Emma Cave

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 54.95

    This book considers the appropriate response of the criminal law with regard to women whose acts or omissions in pregnancy cause the death or injury of the child born alive. It compares recent developments in English law in the light of the Human Rights Act 1998, with those in America, which has seen an enormous growth in litigation over the last two... more...

  • Millington and Sutherland Williams on The Proceeds of Crimeby Judge Mark Sutherland Williams; His Honour Judge Michael Hopmeier; Rupert Jones

    OUP Oxford 2018; US$ 229.99

    Millington and Sutherland Williams on The Proceeds of Crime provides a definitive guide to the law concerning the recovery of the proceeds of crime in England and Wales. more...

  • Victims of Crimeby Matthew Hall

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 146.81

    This volume critically engages with the development of official policy and reform in relation to the support of victims of crime both within and beyond the criminal justice system of England and Wales. Since the election of the Conservative/Liberal Democrat Coalition Government in May 2010 it is argued that victimization has increasingly taken on a... more...

  • Revival: Law in the Modern State (1921)by Leon Duguit

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 55.95

    It is perhaps worth explaining why there is a special importance in the present development of the theory of the State. Law, like every social phenomenon, is subject to perpetual change; indeed any scientific study of law must necessarily involve an analysis of the evolution of legal institutions. In a sense, therefore, the trasnformation of the state... more...

  • Criminal Justice in Americaby Roscoe Pound

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 44.95

    Roscoe Pound believed that unless the criminal justice system maintains stability while adapting to change, it will either fossilize or be subject to the whims of public opinion. In Criminal Justice in America, Pound recognizes the dangers law faces when it does not keep pace with societal change. When the home, neighborhood, and religion are no longer... more...

  • Infinite Hopeby ANTHONY GRAVES

    Beacon Press 2018; US$ 25.99

    Written by a wrongfully convicted man who spent 16 years in solitary confinement and 12 years on death row, a powerful memoir about fighting for--and winning--exoneration. In the summer of 1992, a grandmother, a teenage girl, and four children under the age of ten were beaten and stabbed to death in Somerville, Texas. The perpetrator set the house... more...

  • Criminal Law Handbook, Theby Paul Bergman; Berman Sara J

    NOLO 2018; US$ 38.11

    Criminal law books are usually for lawyers. Not this one. It is the preeminent overview of the criminal justice system for consumers. It’s for anyone interested in the criminal justice system, from those personally involved in it to those who simply want to understand it. It’s the perfect gift for friends who love CSI and Law & Order, or the popular... more...

  • WRONGFUL CONVICTIONby John A. Humphrey; Kaitlyn M. Clarke

    Charles C Thomas 2018; US$ 42.95

    The magnitude of wrongful conviction is increasing across the country and around the world, with individuals arrested, convicted, and incarcerated for extended periods of time. This book provides an understanding of legal remedies, organizational reforms, and policy changes that have been proposed and implemented. more...