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Criminology: legal aspects books

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Blackstone's Police Operational Handbook 2018 by Police National Legal Database Blackstone's Police Operational Handbook 2018

Written and endorsed by the Police National Legal Database (PNLD), this Handbook gives you everything you need to make quick, informed decisions whilst out on patrol. Detailing over 400 offences, each section offers a definition of the offence, points to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Global Governance and Regulation Order and Disorder in the 21st Century by Danielle Ireland-Piper, Leon Wolff Global Governance and Regulation Order and Disorder in the 21st Century
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With a diverse group of contributors from law, business and the social sciences, this book explores the line not only between order and disorder in global affairs, but also chaos and control, continuity and change, the core and the margins....
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Cross-Border Evidence Gathering Equality of Arms Within the EU? by Cross-Border Evidence Gathering Equality of Arms Within the EU?

This book is part of the so-called Pompe series, which contains publications by staff members of the Willem Pompe Institute for Criminal Law and Criminology in Utrecht, and by authors closely aligned to the school of thought for which the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/08/2017

The War on People Who Use Drugs The Harms of Sweden's Aim for a Drug-Free Society by Jay Levy The War on People Who Use Drugs The Harms of Sweden's Aim for a Drug-Free Society

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,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Globalisation, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Theoretical, Comparative and Transnational Perspectives by Valsamis Mitsilegas Globalisation, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Theoretical, Comparative and Transnational Perspectives

This volume addresses from a cross-disciplinary perspective the multifarious relationship between globalisation, on the one hand, and criminal law and justice, on the other hand.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2017

Privatization, Vulnerability, and Social Responsibility A Comparative Perspective by Professor Martha Albertson Fineman Privatization, Vulnerability, and Social Responsibility A Comparative Perspective

Taking a cross-cultural perspective, this book explores how privatization and globalization impact contemporary feminist and social justice approaches to public responsibility. Feminist legal theorists have long problematized divisions between the private and the political, an issue with growing importance in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2016

Privatization, Vulnerability, and Social Responsibility A Comparative Perspective by Professor Martha Albertson Fineman Privatization, Vulnerability, and Social Responsibility A Comparative Perspective

Taking a cross-cultural perspective, this book explores how privatization and globalization impact contemporary feminist and social justice approaches to public responsibility. Feminist legal theorists have long problematized divisions between the private and the political, an issue with growing importance in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2016

Theoretical Criminology from Modernity to Post-Modernism by Wayne Morrison Theoretical Criminology from Modernity to Post-Modernism

This book incorporates many of the exciting debates in the social sciences and philosophy of knowledge concerning the issues of modernity and post-modernism. It sets out a new project for criminology, a criminology of modernity, and offers a sustained critique...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2016

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Victimology Victimisation and Victims' Rights by Lorraine Wolhuter, Neil Olley, David Denham Victimology Victimisation and Victims' Rights
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How should the needs of victims of crime be met by the criminal justice system? Have the rights of victims been neglected in order to ensure that a defendant is brought to 'justice'? Who are the victims of crime and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/06/2016

Sentencing and Punishment The Quest for Justice by Susan Easton, Christine Piper Sentencing and Punishment The Quest for Justice
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Guiding students through the key issues in sentencing and punishment, this book presents an overview of the theory, law and practice from penological, policy and legal perspectives, highlighting changing attitudes as to what constitutes 'just' punishment and reviewing modes of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2016

Cultural Criminology Unleashed by Prof. Jeff Ferrell Cultural Criminology Unleashed

First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/04/2016

The Burdens of Proof Discriminatory Power, Weight of Evidence, and Tenacity of Belief by Dale A. (Case Western Reserve University, Ohio) Nance The Burdens of Proof Discriminatory Power, Weight of Evidence, and Tenacity of Belief
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This book explores contemporary thinking on the evidential requirements that are critical for practical decision-making.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/03/2016

Preventive Justice by Andrew, QC (Professor of English Law Emeritus, University of Oxford) Ashworth, Lucia (Professor of Criminal Justice and Zedner Preventive Justice
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Preventive Justice looks at the use of coercive preventive measures by the state, both within and beyond criminal law. Examining preventive laws, measures, and institutions in and outside the criminal law, it explores the justifications given for using coercion to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/09/2015

Binding Men Stories About Violence and Law in Late Victorian England by Lois S. Bibbings Binding Men Stories About Violence and Law in Late Victorian England

Binding Men tells stories about men, violence and law in late Victorian England. It does so by focusing upon five important legal cases, all of which were binding not only upon the males involved but also upon future courts and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/07/2015

Penal Power and Colonial Rule by Mark Brown Penal Power and Colonial Rule

This book provides an account of the distinctive way in which penal power developed outside the metropolitan centre. Proposing a radical revision of the Foucauldian thesis that criminological knowledge emerged in the service of a new form of power -...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/07/2015

Punishment by Richard Jones Punishment

A thorny question faced by all civilized societies is what to do when people commit crime, and, in particular, how criminals are to be punished. Yet the nature of punishment, its justifications, aims, and effects has varied markedly throughout history...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2015

Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment by Thalia Anthony Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment

Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment examines criminal sentencing courts' changing characterisations of Indigenous peoples' identity, culture and postcolonial status. Focusing largely on Australian Indigenous peoples, but referring also to the Canadian and New Zealand experiences, Thalia Anthony critically analyzes how...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2015

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