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  • Cross-Border Law Enforcement: Regional Law Enforcement Cooperation – European, Australian and Asia-Pacific Perspectives book cover

    Cross-Border Law Enforcement

    Regional Law Enforcement Cooperation – European, Australian and Asia-Pacific Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saskia Hufnagel, Clive Harfield, Simon Bronitt

    This innovative volume explores issues of law enforcement cooperation across borders from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. In doing so it adopts a comparative framework hitherto unexplored; namely the EU and the Australsian/Asia-Pacific region whose relative geopolitical remoteness from each…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnational Crime and Criminal Law

  • Self-Defence in International and Criminal Law: The Doctrine of Imminence book cover

    Self-Defence in International and Criminal Law

    The Doctrine of Imminence, 1st Edition

    By Onder Bakircioglu

    Drawing from scholarship across law, history, politics and philosophy, Self-Defence in International and Criminal Law provides a broad and interdisciplinary approach to the doctrine of self-defence in both domestic criminal and international law. It focuses on the requirement of imminence, which…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge

  • Bio-Privacy: Privacy Regulations and the Challenge of Biometrics book cover

    Bio-Privacy

    Privacy Regulations and the Challenge of Biometrics, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Yue Liu

    Bio-Privacy: Privacy Regulations and the Challenge of Biometrics provides an in-depth consideration of the legal issues posed by the use of biometric technology. Focusing particularly on the relationship between the use of this technology and the protection of privacy, this book draws on material…

    Paperback – 2013-01-01
    Routledge

  • Sexual Violence and the Law in Japan book cover

    Sexual Violence and the Law in Japan

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Burns

    This book provides a detailed examination of judicial decision-making in Japanese cases involving sexual violence. It describes the culture of 'eroticised violence' in Japan, which sees the feminine body as culpable and the legal system which encourages homogeneity and conformity in decision-making…

    Paperback – 2012-09-12
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

  • Serial Killers: Psychiatry, Criminology and Responsibility book cover

    Serial Killers

    Psychiatry, Criminology and Responsibility, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Biagi-Chai

    Francesca Biagi-Chai’s book - a translation from the French of Le Cas Landru - tackles the issue of criminal responsibility in the case of serial killers, and other 'mad' people who are nonetheless deemed to be answerable before the law. The author, a Lacanian psychoanalyst and senior psychiatrist…

    Paperback – 2012-08-20
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Sex, Culpability and the Defence of Provocation book cover

    Sex, Culpability and the Defence of Provocation

    1st Edition

    By Danielle Tyson

    The partial defence of provocation is one of the most controversial doctrines within the criminal law. It has now been abolished in a number of international jurisdictions. Addressing the trajectory of debates about reform of the provocation defence across different jurisdictions, Sex, Culpability…

    Paperback – 2012-07-12
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Discourses of Law

  • Russian Legal Culture Before and After Communism: Criminal Justice, Politics and the Public Sphere book cover

    Russian Legal Culture Before and After Communism

    Criminal Justice, Politics and the Public Sphere, 1st Edition

    By Frances Nethercott

    Following the emancipation of the serfs in 1861, and again during the Gorbachev and Yel’tsin eras, the issue of individual legal rights and freedoms occupied a central place in the reformist drive to modernize criminal justice. While in tsarist Russia the gains of legal scholars and activists in…

    Paperback – 2012-06-14
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Counter-Terrorism and Beyond: The Culture of Law and Justice After 9/11 book cover

    Counter-Terrorism and Beyond

    The Culture of Law and Justice After 9/11, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Lynch, Nicola McGarrity, George Williams

    This book considers the increasing trend towards a ‘culture of control’ in democratic countries. The post-9/11 counter-terrorism laws in nations such as the USA, the UK, Canada and Australia provide a stark demonstration of this trend. These laws share a focus on the pre-emption of crime,…

    Paperback – 2012-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Escape Routes: Contemporary Perspectives on Life after Punishment book cover

    Escape Routes: Contemporary Perspectives on Life after Punishment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Farrall, Richard Sparks, Shadd Maruna, Mike Hough

    Escape Routes: Contemporary Perspectives on Life After Punishment addresses the reasons why people stop offending, and the processes by which they are rehabilitated or resettled back into the community. Engaging with, and building upon, renewed criminological interest in this area, Escape Routes…

    Paperback – 2012-04-16
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Genocide, State Crime, and the Law: In the Name of the State book cover

    Genocide, State Crime, and the Law

    In the Name of the State, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Balint

    Genocide, State Crime and the Law critically explores the use and role of law in the perpetration, redress and prevention of mass harm by the state. In this broad ranging book, Jennifer Balint charts the place of law in the perpetration of genocide and other crimes of the state together with its…

    Paperback – 2012-03-08
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Child Pornography: Law and Policy book cover

    Child Pornography

    Law and Policy, 1st Edition

    By Alisdair A. Gillespie

    Child Pornography: Law and Policy draws on interdisciplinary work in order to critically address the law relating to child pornography. Child pornography is recognized as a specific form of child abuse and there are now many national, and international, efforts to tackle it. Yet despite…

    Paperback – 2012-02-01
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • The Courts of Genocide: Politics and the Rule of Law in Rwanda and Arusha book cover

    The Courts of Genocide

    Politics and the Rule of Law in Rwanda and Arusha, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Jones

    The Courts of Genocide focuses on the judicial response to the genocide in Rwanda in order to address the search for justice following mass atrocities. The central concern of the book is how the politics of justice can get in the way of its administration. Considering both the ICTR (International…

    Paperback – 2011-07-28
    Routledge-Cavendish

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