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  • War Crimes, Genocide, and the Law: A Guide to the Issuesby Arnold Krammer

    ABC-CLIO 2010; US$ 84.00

    Kosovo, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Darfur, Auschwitz. War crimes have occurred in regions around the world and continue to this day. Although atrocities are as old as war itself, they did not become punishable crimes until the law evolved to define them as such. War Crimes, Genocide, and the Law: A Guide to the Issues examines the types of war crimes... more...

  • Evil, Law and the Stateby J.T. Parry

    Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 64.40

    The topic of “evil” means different things depending upon context. For some, it is an archaic term, while others view it as a central problem of ethics, psychology, or politics. Coupled with state power, the problem of evil takes on a special salience for most observers. When governments do evil –in whatever way we define the term –... more...

  • Kriegsverbrechen im nationalen und internationalen Rechtby Tobias Darge

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 77.08

    Die durch das Römische Statut des Internationalen Strafgerichtshofes angestoßenen Entwicklungen im Völkerstrafrecht führen dazu, dass auch auf der nationalen Ebene Rechtsgrundlagen zur Verfolgung von Verbrechen gegen das Völkerrecht notwendig werden. Das neue deutsche Völkerstrafgesetzbuch steht dabei vor der Herausforderung, einerseits das geltende... more...

  • Human Rights in the Prevention and Punishment of Terrorismby Alex Conte

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 304.55

    This title takes a comparative approach to the evaluation of human rights in the prevention and punishment of terrorism within the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The text first looks at the question of defining terrorism, and examines the international and domestic frameworks for countering terrorism. The second part of the book... more...

  • No Moreby David Matas

    Dundurn 1996; US$ 7.99

    The late twentieth century witnessed massive human rights violations. What can to done to stop them? How can the root causes be addressed? more...

  • A Modern Treatise on the Principle of Legality in Criminal Lawby Gabriel Hallevy

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 146.76

    This book is a scientific treatise on the principle of legality in criminal law. It explores the relation between the principle of legality and the general theory of criminal law  and contains definite rules emphasized for practitioners as well as academia. more...

  • Asset Recovery Handbookby Jean-Pierre Brun; Larissa Gray; Clive Scott

    World Bank Publications 2011; US$ 19.99

    Developing countries lose an estimated US$20-40 billion each year through bribery, misappropriation of funds, and other corrupt practices. Much of the proceeds of this corruption find 'safe haven' in the world?s financial centers. These criminal flows are a drain on social services and economic development programs, contributing to the impoverishment... more...

  • Legal Challenges in Maritime Securityby Myron H. Nordquist; Rüdiger Wolfrum; John Norton Moore; Ronán Long

    BRILL 2008; US$ 226.00

    Legal Challenges in Maritime Security provides in-depth analysis of current international and regional approaches to maritime security, cargo, port and supply chain security, maritime information sharing and capacity building. The work describes measures in place at multilateral and regional levels to improve information sharing and operational coordination... more...

  • Migrant Smuggling by Seaby Patricia Mallia

    BRILL 2009; US$ 170.00

    This monograph searches for a solution to the crime of migrant smuggling by sea aimed at reconciling 21st century exigencies with age-old, fundamental principles such as the freedom of the high seas. more...

  • Crime in the Art and Antiquities Worldby Stefano Manacorda; Duncan Chappell

    Springer New York 2011; US$ 195.68

    The theft, trafficking and falsification of art are complex crimes that often have international ramifications and economic consequences. This volume contains both contributions from illegal trafficking of art specialists and experts from international institutions, including Interpol and UNESCO. more...