Law: Criminal Law & Practice

  • Civil Rights in Wartime: The Post-9/11 Sikh Experience book cover

    Civil Rights in Wartime

    The Post-9/11 Sikh Experience, 1st Edition

    By Dawinder S. Sidhu, Neha Singh Gohil

    In the days, months, and now years following the events of September 11th, 2001, discrimination against the Sikh community in America has escalated sharply, due in part to a populace that often confuses Sikhs, compelled by their faith to wear turbans, with the Muslim extremists responsible for the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Showing Remorse: Law and the Social Control of Emotion book cover

    Showing Remorse

    Law and the Social Control of Emotion, 1st Edition

    By Richard Weisman

    Whether or not wrongdoers show remorse and how they show remorse are matters that attract great interest both in law and in popular culture. In capital trials in the United States, it can be a question of life or death whether a jury believes that a wrongdoer showed remorse. And in wrongdoings…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Against the Death Penalty: International Initiatives and Implications book cover

    Against the Death Penalty

    International Initiatives and Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Yorke

    This edited volume brings together leading scholars on the death penalty within international, regional and municipal law. It considers the intrinsic elements of both the promotion and demise of the punishment around the world, and provides analysis which contributes to the evolving abolitionist…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Power

  • Immunity and International Criminal Law book cover

    Immunity and International Criminal Law

    1st Edition

    By Yitiha Simbeye

    Two events occurred in 1998 that had far-reaching consequences for international justice: the adoption of the Statute for the International Criminal Court by the Diplomatic Conference of Plenipotentiaries in Rome (the Rome Statute); and the arrest in London of former President Pinochet for crimes…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Ethical Issues in Policing book cover

    Ethical Issues in Policing

    1st Edition

    By Seumas Miller, John Blackler

    Police Studies constitute an important area of academic inquiry and policing raises a large number of ethical questions, yet to date there has been a paucity of research on the subject. This significant volume provides an integrated mix of ethico-philosophical analysis combined with practitioner…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Disruption of International Organised Crime: An Analysis of Legal and Non-Legal Strategies book cover

    The Disruption of International Organised Crime

    An Analysis of Legal and Non-Legal Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Angela Veng Mei Leong

    Analyzing the structures of transnational organized crime, this book considers whether traditional mechanisms and national jurisdictions can tackle this increasing menace. Highlighting the strengths and weaknesses in the present methods of control, the book discusses the possibilities of developing…

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

  • Civil Justice in the Age of Human Rights book cover

    Civil Justice in the Age of Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Joseph M. Jacob

    The end of the last century witnessed two major events in the field of civil justice: the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) came into force and the Human Rights Act (HRA) gave effect to the European Convention on Human Rights. This volume assesses the effect of the Act and attempts to reconcile the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • The Criminal Law of Genocide: International, Comparative and Contextual Aspects book cover

    The Criminal Law of Genocide

    International, Comparative and Contextual Aspects, 1st Edition

    By Paul Behrens

    Edited by Ralph Henham

    This collection of essays presents a contextual view of genocide. The authors, who are academic authorities and practitioners in the field, explore the legal treatment, but also the social and political concepts and historical dimensions of the crime. They also suggest alternative justice solutions…

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

  • Medical Self-Regulation: Crisis and Change book cover

    Medical Self-Regulation

    Crisis and Change, 1st Edition

    By Mark Davies

    Self-regulation constitutes an important aspect of the regulatory and oversight process governing professionals. This book focuses directly on medical self-regulation in the context of both the wider regulatory framework and that of other regulatory models. Through a critical consideration of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Medical Law and Ethics

  • The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court: A Challenge to Impunity book cover

    The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

    A Challenge to Impunity, 1st Edition

    By Mauro Politi, Giuseppe Nesi

    This book focuses on the Statute of the International Criminal Court, gathering contributions by leading scholars and diplomats. It examines the main features of the Statute, highlighting its strengths and weaknesses, the role of the ICC in the international protection of human rights and the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • International Law as the Law of Collectives: Toward a Law of People book cover

    International Law as the Law of Collectives

    Toward a Law of People, 1st Edition

    By John R. Morss

    This book is concerned with how we can make sense of the confusing landscape of individualistic explanation in international law. Arguing that international law lacks the vocabulary to deal with the collective dimension and therefore perpetuates an individualistic vocabulary, the book develops and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Transitional Justice: Images and Memories book cover

    Transitional Justice

    Images and Memories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chrisje Brants Langeraar, Antoine Hol, Dina Siegel Rozenblit

    Transitional justice is usually associated with international criminal courts and tribunals, but criminal justice is merely one way of dealing with the legacy of conflict and atrocity. Justice is not only a matter of law. It is a process of making sense of the past and accepting the possibility of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

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