Law: Criminal Law & Practice

  • Crowds and Public Order Policing: An Analysis of Crowds and Interpretations of Their Behaviour Based on Observational Studies in Turkey, England and Wales book cover

    Crowds and Public Order Policing

    An Analysis of Crowds and Interpretations of Their Behaviour Based on Observational Studies in Turkey, England and Wales, 1st Edition

    By Ibrahim Cerrah

    Published in 1998. This research is based on observations made of 33 crowd events between February 1992 - February 1995. These took place in Turkey, England and Wales and all of which involved a large police deployment. In addition, informal interviews were conducted in both countries, involving…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Criminal Responsibility and Partial Excuses book cover

    Criminal Responsibility and Partial Excuses

    1st Edition

    By George Mousourakis

    Publsihed in 1998, this book examines the relationship between responsibility and criminal liability through an analysis of provocation and related criminal defences. It begins by identifying fundamental questions about the role of justifications and excuses in the criminal law as they emerge from…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rights, Race, and Reform: 50 Years of Child Advocacy in the Juvenile Justice System book cover

    Rights, Race, and Reform

    50 Years of Child Advocacy in the Juvenile Justice System, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristin Henning, Laura Cohen, Ellen Marrus

    In 1962, a 15-year-old Arizona boy named Gerald Gault may or may not have made a lewd phone call to a neighbor. Gerald was arrested, prosecuted, removed from his parents’ custody, and sent to a juvenile prison, all without legal representation. Gerald’s mother’s outrage at the treatment of her son…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Slavery and the Death Penalty: A Study in Abolition book cover

    Slavery and the Death Penalty

    A Study in Abolition, 1st Edition

    By Bharat Malkani

    It has long been acknowledged that the death penalty in the United States of America has been shaped by the country’s history of slavery and racial violence, but this book considers the lesser-explored relationship between the two practices’ respective abolitionist movements. The book explains how…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • The International Criminal Court and Nigeria: Implementing the Complementarity Principle of the Rome Statute book cover

    The International Criminal Court and Nigeria

    Implementing the Complementarity Principle of the Rome Statute, 1st Edition

    By Muyiwa Adigun

    If Nigeria fails to prosecute the crimes recognised under the Rome Statute, then the International Criminal Court (ICC) will intervene. The ICC is only expected to complement the criminal justice system in Nigeria and is not a court of first instance, but one of last resort. This is what is known…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Kidnapping and Abduction: Minimizing the Threat and Lessons in Survival book cover

    Kidnapping and Abduction

    Minimizing the Threat and Lessons in Survival, 1st Edition

    By Brian John Heard

    Terrorist groups and organized crime cartels pose an increasing threat of kidnapping throughout many regions in the word. At the same time, international travel has become more commonplace for both business and leisure purposes. Kidnapping and Abduction: Minimizing the Threat and Lessons in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Law of Duress and Necessity: Crime, Tort, Contract book cover

    The Law of Duress and Necessity

    Crime, Tort, Contract, 1st Edition

    By Nathan Tamblyn

    The language of duress and necessity is found in crime, tort and contract. This book explores those pleas, in both case law and theory, across the subject boundaries, and across jurisdictions. In doing so, it seeks to identify the lessons which each area of law can learn from the others, and to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Anti-Terrorism Law and Foreign Terrorist Fighters book cover

    Anti-Terrorism Law and Foreign Terrorist Fighters

    1st Edition

    By Jessie Blackbourn, Deniz Kayis, Nicola McGarrity

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Cultural Defences at the International Criminal Court book cover

    Cultural Defences at the International Criminal Court

    1st Edition

    By Noelle Higgins

    Cultural defences, i.e. claims that certain aspects of a defendant’s cultural background should be taken into consideration by courts when adjudicating on their guilt or innocence, have been raised before domestic courts in a variety of jurisdictions. This has been a very sensitive and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Corporate Manslaughter in the Maritime and Aviation Industries book cover

    Corporate Manslaughter in the Maritime and Aviation Industries

    1st Edition

    By Simon Daniels

    This book provides expert analysis of the application of the evolving law in Corporate Manslaughter as it relates to the Maritime and Aviation industries. It will prove to be a useful tool for practitioners and students in this specialised area, as well as those working in the maritime and aviation…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • Lie Detection and the Law: Torture, Technology and Truth book cover

    Lie Detection and the Law

    Torture, Technology and Truth, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Balmer

    This book develops a sociological account of lie detection practices and uses this to think about lying more generally. Bringing together insights from sociology, social history, socio-legal studies and science and technology studies (STS), it explores how torture and technology have been used to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Bakassi Dispute and the International Court of Justice: Continuing Challenges book cover

    The Bakassi Dispute and the International Court of Justice

    Continuing Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edwin Egede, Mark Igiehon

    On the 10th of October 2002 the International Court of Justice delivered the Bakassi decision, which, amongst other things, excised the resource rich land and maritime territory of Bakassi from Nigeria and transferred its legal title to Cameroon. These two countries under the auspices of the United…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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