Law: Criminal Law & Practice

  • Security Officers and Policing: Powers, Culture and Control in the Governance of Private Space book cover

    Security Officers and Policing

    Powers, Culture and Control in the Governance of Private Space, 1st Edition

    By Mark Button

    This volume examines how and to what extent security officers make use of`legal tools. The work identifies these tools and draws on two case-study sites to illustrate how security officers make use of them as well as how they fit in broader security systems to secure compliance. The study also…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • The Genocide Convention: An International Law Analysis book cover

    The Genocide Convention

    An International Law Analysis, 1st Edition

    By John Quigley

    The Genocide Convention explores the question of whether the law and genocide law in particular can prevent mass atrocities. The volume explains how genocide came to be accepted as a legal norm and analyzes the intent required for this categorization. The work also discusses individual suits…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    International and Comparative Criminal Justice

  • Racist Victimization: International Reflections and Perspectives book cover

    Racist Victimization

    International Reflections and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Georgios Antonopoulos

    Edited by John Winterdyk

    This book investigates the phenomenon of racist victimization in a number of countries, uncovering and analyzing its historical roots, its relation to the legal system in a particular national context, its extent and the response to it. Through the international comparative approach adopted and the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Crime, Victims and Justice: Essays on Principles and Practice book cover

    Crime, Victims and Justice

    Essays on Principles and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Marijke Malsch

    Edited by Hendrik Kaptein

    Victims of crime are still marginalized in criminal law practice, even though an increasingly large number of legislatures have introduced reforms on their behalf. This collection of papers from some of the leading experts in the field sets out to provide a better understanding of the problems…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Governing through Crime in South Africa: The Politics of Race and Class in Neoliberalizing Regimes book cover

    Governing through Crime in South Africa

    The Politics of Race and Class in Neoliberalizing Regimes, 1st Edition

    By Gail Super

    This book deals with the historic transition to democracy in South Africa and its impact upon crime and punishment. It examines how the problem of crime has emerged as a major issue to be governed in post-apartheid South Africa. Having undergone a dramatic transition from authoritarianism to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Engendering Resistance: Agency and Power in Women's Prisons book cover

    Engendering Resistance: Agency and Power in Women's Prisons

    1st Edition

    By Mary Bosworth

    This book explores how power is negotiated in women’s prisons. Drawing on fieldwork conducted in three penal establishments in England, it analyses how women manage the restrictions of imprisonment and the manner in which they attempt to resist institutional control. It is proposed that power is…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    New Advances in Crime and Social Harm

  • Taxing Democracy: Understanding Tax Avoidance and Evasion book cover

    Taxing Democracy

    Understanding Tax Avoidance and Evasion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Valerie Braithwaite

    The integrity of tax systems as we know them are being challenged throughout the world. Tax avoidance schemes of various kinds are proving increasingly attractive and lucrative to wealthy individuals and large corporations. As governments fear the erosion of their tax base among those who are…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Jury Psychology: Social Aspects of Trial Processes: Psychology in the Courtroom, Volume I book cover

    Jury Psychology: Social Aspects of Trial Processes

    Psychology in the Courtroom, Volume I, 1st Edition

    By Daniel A. Krauss

    Edited by Joel D. Lieberman

    The first of a two-volume set on the Psychology of the Courtroom, Jury Psychology: Social Aspects of Trial Processes offers a definitive account of the influence of trial procedures on juror decision-making. A wide range of topics are covered including pre-trial publicity and inadmissible evidence,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Crimes Against The State: From Treason to Terrorism book cover

    Crimes Against The State

    From Treason to Terrorism, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head

    In the post-2001 context of economic and political conflict, this book presents a timely and detailed examination of the role of the criminal law in the protection of the existing order from political dissent and destabilization. It reviews offences such as rebellion, treason, mutiny, espionage,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Hidden Order of Corruption: An Institutional Approach book cover

    The Hidden Order of Corruption

    An Institutional Approach, 1st Edition

    By Donatella della Porta, Alberto Vannucci

    When corruption is exposed, unknown aspects are revealed which allow us to better understand its structures and informal norms. This book investigates the hidden order of corruption, looking at the invisible codes and mechanisms that govern and stabilize the links between corrupters and corruptees.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    New Advances in Crime and Social Harm

  • Pervasive Prevention: A Feminist Reading of the Rise of the Security Society book cover

    Pervasive Prevention

    A Feminist Reading of the Rise of the Security Society, 1st Edition

    By Tamar Pitch

    `The Prevention Society' is a definition that can otherwise be summarized as: the information society, the risk society, the surveillance society or the insecure society. This book shows the connections and differences between these explanations, whilst providing a gender reading of the ways in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Dual State: Parapolitics, Carl Schmitt and the National Security Complex book cover

    The Dual State

    Parapolitics, Carl Schmitt and the National Security Complex, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Wilson

    This volume presents a practical demonstration of the relevance of Carl Schmitt's thought to parapolitical studies, arguing that his constitutional theory is the one best suited to investing the ’deep state’ with intellectual and doctrinal coherence. Critiquing Schmitt’s work from a variety of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    International and Comparative Criminal Justice

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