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  • Administrative Litigation Systems in Greater China and Europe

    1st Edition

    By Yuwen Li

    Administrative litigation systems are a rapidly developing legal field in many countries. This book provides a comparative study of the administrative litigation systems in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao, as well as a number of selected European countries that covers both states with an…

    Hardback – 2014-11-07
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • The Judicial System and Reform in Post-Mao China

    Stumbling Towards Justice, 1st Edition

    By Yuwen Li

    This comprehensive study examines the development and changing characteristics of the judicial system and reform process over the past three decades in China. As the role of courts in society has increased so too has the amount of public complaints about the judiciary. At the same time, political…

    Hardback – 2014-11-05
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Moral Rhetoric and the Criminalisation of Squatting

    Vulnerable Demons?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorna Fox O'Mahony, David O'Mahony, Robin Hickey

    This collection of critical essays considers the criminalisation of squatting from a range of different theoretical, policy and practice perspectives. While the practice of squatting has long been criminalised in some jurisdictions, the last few years have witnessed the emergence of a newly…

    Hardback – 2014-10-28

  • The Role of Consent in Human Trafficking

    1st Edition

    By Jessica Elliott

    Human trafficking is consistently featured on the global political agenda. This book examines the trafficking of adult female victims for sexual exploitation, and specifically the understanding of consent and its influence in the identification and treatment of trafficking victims. Jessica Elliott…

    Hardback – 2014-10-23

  • Regulating Corporate Bribery in International Business

    Anti-corruption in the UK and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Lord

    This book is about the regulation of corporations that use bribery in international commerce to win or maintain overseas business contracts and interests. Recent large-scale cases involving multinational corporations demonstrate how large commercial ’non-criminal’ enterprises are being implicated…

    Hardback – 2014-09-30

  • Contemporary Perspectives on the Detection, Investigation and Prosecution of Art Crime

    Australasian, European and North American Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Duncan Chappell, Saskia Hufnagel

    In the world of law enforcement art and antiquity crime has in the past usually assumed a place of low interest and priority. That situation has now slowly begun to change on both the local and international level as criminals, encouraged in part by the record sums now being paid for art treasures,…

    Hardback – 2014-09-28

  • Shades of Grey - Domestic and Sexual Violence Against Women

    Law Reform and Society, 1st Edition

    By Anna Carline, Patricia Easteal

    Arguing that law must be looked at holistically, this book investigates the ‘hidden gender’ of the so-called neutral or objective legal principles that structure the law addressing violence against women. Adopting an explicitly feminist perspective, it investigates how legal responses to violence…

    Hardback – 2014-09-23

  • Law, Society and Community

    Socio-Legal Essays in Honour of Roger Cotterrell, 1st Edition

    By Richard Nobles, David Schiff

    This collection of socio-legal studies, written by leading theorists and researchers from around the world, offers original, perceptive and critical contributions to ideas and theories that have been expounded by Roger Cotterrell over a long and distinguished career. Engaging with many classic…

    Hardback – 2014-08-28

  • Environmental Crime and its Victims

    Perspectives within Green Criminology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Toine Spapens, Rob White, Marieke Kluin

    Environmental crime is one of the most profitable and fastest growing areas of international criminal activity. These types of crime, however, do not always produce an immediate consequence, and the harm may be diffused. As such, the complexity of victimization - in terms of time, space, impact,…

    Hardback – 2014-08-28
    Green Criminology

  • Human Rights and the Criminal Justice System

    1st Edition

    By Anthony Amatrudo, Leslie William Blake

    We now live in a world which thinks through the legislative implications of criminal justice with one eye on human rights. Human Rights and the Criminal Justice System provides comprehensive coverage of human rights as it relates to the contemporary criminal justice system. As well as being a…

    Hardback – 2014-08-14

  • Criminalising the Purchase of Sex

    Lessons from Sweden, 1st Edition

    By Jay Levy

    In an attempt to abolish prostitution, Sweden criminalised the purchase of sex in 1999, while simultaneously decriminalising its sale. In so doing, it set itself apart from other European states, promoting itself as the pioneer of a radical approach to prostitution. What has come to be referred to…

    Hardback – 2014-08-14

  • Reconceptualising Penality

    A Comparative Perspective on Punitiveness in Ireland, Scotland and New Zealand, 1st Edition

    By Claire Hamilton

    Drastic increases in the use of imprisonment; the introduction of ’three strikes’ laws and mandatory sentences; restrictions on parole - all of these developments appear to signify a new, harsher era or ’punitive turn’. Yet these features of criminal justice are not universally present in all…

    Hardback – 2014-08-06
    New Advances in Crime and Social Harm

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