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  • Transitional Justice Theories book cover

    Transitional Justice Theories

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne Buckley-Zistel, Teresa Koloma Beck, Christian Braun, Friederike Mieth

    Transitional Justice Theories is the first volume to approach the politically sensitive subject of post-conflict or post-authoritarian justice from a theoretical perspective. It combines contributions from distinguished scholars and practitioners as well as from emerging academics from different…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment book cover

    Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment

    1st Edition

    By Thalia Anthony

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • The Science of Crime Measurement: Issues for Spatially-Referenced Crime Data book cover

    The Science of Crime Measurement

    Issues for Spatially-Referenced Crime Data, 1st Edition

    By Martin A. Andresen

    Crime statistics are ubiquitous in modern society – but how accurate are they? This book investigates the science of crime measurement focussing on four main questions: how do we count crime? How do we calculate crime rates? Are there other measurements of crime? What are the issues surrounding…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Making Crime Television: Producing Entertaining Representations of Crime for Television Broadcast book cover

    Making Crime Television

    Producing Entertaining Representations of Crime for Television Broadcast, 1st Edition

    By Anita Lam

    This book employs actor-network theory in order to examine how representations of crime are produced for contemporary prime-time television dramas. As a unique examination of the production of contemporary crime television dramas, particularly their writing process, Making Crime Television:…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Gender Politics in Transitional Justice book cover

    Gender Politics in Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    By Catherine O'Rourke

    What role do transitional justice processes play in determining the gender outcomes of transitions from conflict and authoritarianism? What is the impact of transitional justice processes on the human rights of women in states emerging from political violence? Gender Politics in Transitional…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Child Custody: Legal Decisions and Family Outcomes book cover

    Child Custody

    Legal Decisions and Family Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Craig Everett

    For too long, divorce and remarriage literature has focused only on the outcome in the personal lives of the divorcees during and after divorce. But now, in Child Custody: Legal Decisions and Family Outcomes, you’ll see that divorce is a chain reaction that begins in the courtrooms and branches out…

    Paperback – 2015-02-05
    Routledge

  • Sex Trafficking: A Private Law Response book cover

    Sex Trafficking

    A Private Law Response, 1st Edition

    By Tsachi Keren-Paz

    Sex Trafficking: A Private Law Approach examines existing and potential causes of action against sex traffickers, in order to outine the argument for fair and effective private law remedies. Combining a theoretical inquiry about the borders of liability in torts and restitution with a…

    Paperback – 2015-01-07
    Routledge

  • The Black Flag (Routledge Revivals): A look back at the strange case of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti book cover

    The Black Flag (Routledge Revivals)

    A look back at the strange case of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, 1st Edition

    By Brian Jackson

    First published in 1981, this book reassesses the case of Sacco and Vanzetti, two Italian immigrant anarchists living in Boston in 1920. The pair were accused of a payroll robbery and the murder of two guards for which they were arrested and, after a long trial based on inadequate and prejudiced…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Criminal Law and Policy in the European Union book cover

    Criminal Law and Policy in the European Union

    1st Edition

    By Samuli Miettinen

    This book takes stock of the development of EU criminal law from the establishment of the ECSC to the first European Union criminal law directives passed after the Lisbon Treaty. The work considers criminal offences established at EU level, the effects of EU law on national criminalization, the…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • Radicalization: The Life Writings of Political Prisoners book cover

    Radicalization

    The Life Writings of Political Prisoners, 1st Edition

    By Melissa Dearey

    Expanding the influence of auto/biography studies into cultural criminology, Radicalization: The Life Writings of Political Prisoners addresses the origins, processes and cultures of terrorist criminality and political resistance in a globalized world. Criminologists and penologists have long been…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Street Art, Public City: Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination book cover

    Street Art, Public City

    Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Alison Young

    What is street art? Who is the street artist? Why is street art a crime? Since the late 1990s, a distinctive cultural practice has emerged in many cities: street art, involving the placement of uncommissioned artworks in public places. Sometimes regarded as a variant of graffiti, sometimes called…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Sanctuary Practices in International Perspectives: Migration, Citizenship and Social Movements book cover

    Sanctuary Practices in International Perspectives

    Migration, Citizenship and Social Movements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randy Lippert, Sean Rehaag

    Sanctuary Practices in International Perspectives examines the diverse, complex, and mutating practice of providing sanctuary to asylum-seekers. The ancient tradition of church sanctuary underwent a revival in the late 1970s. Immigrants living without legal status and their supporters, first in the…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

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