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  • Prosecuting Juvenile Piracy Suspects

    The International Legal Framework

    By Milena Sterio

    Duncan Gaswaga, a former judge of the Seychelles Supreme Court who has presided over numerous piracy trials, asked the following question: "What is a judge to do when a bearded piracy suspect facing justice asserts that he is fourteen?" This book addresses this important question by focusing on the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Legal Pluralism and Indian Democracy

    Tribal Conflict Resolution Systems in Northeast India

    Edited by Melvil Pereira, Bitopi Dutta, Binita Kakati

    This book offers a multifaceted look at Northeast India, and the customs and traditions that underpin its legal framework. The book: • charts the transition of traditions from colonial rule to present day, through constitutionalism and the consolidation of autonomous identities, as well as outlines…

    Hardback – 2017-08-14 
    Routledge India
    Transition in Northeastern India

  • Criminal Law and Precrime

    Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and Surveillance in Anticipation of Criminal Guilt

    By Richard Jochelson, James Gacek, Lauren Menzie, Kirsten Kramar

    In Philip K. Dick’s short story Minority Report, the institution of Precrime punishes people with imprisonment for crimes they would have committed had they not been prevented. With Dick’s allegorical inspiration, the authors of Criminal Law and Precrime: Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge
    Directions and Developments in Criminal Justice and Law

  • The Special Constabulary

    Historical Context, International Comparisons and Contemporary Themes

    Edited by Karen Bullock, Andrew Millie

    Special Constables are warranted officers retained within British constabularies. Wearing similar uniforms, carrying the same personal protective equipment and holding identical powers to enforce the criminal law, Special Constables are to all intents and purposes indistinguishable from their…

    Hardback – 2017-08-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Contract and Procurement Fraud Investigation Guidebook

    By Charles E. Piper

    Contract and procurement fraud, collusion, and corruption are worldwide problems. Such wrongdoing causes federal, state, and local governments, as well as private-sector corporations and businesses, to lose funds and profits, while the wrongdoers unjustly benefit. Bid riggers conspire to eliminate…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Money and the Governance of Punishment

    A Genealogy of the Penal Fine

    By Patricia Faraldo Cabana

    Money is the most frequently means used in the legal system to punish and regulate. Monetary penalties outnumber all other sanctions delivered by criminal justice in many jurisdictions, imprisonment included. More people pay fines than go to prison and in some jurisdictions many of those in prison…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • The Meaning of Rehabilitation and its Impact on Parole

    There and Back Again in California

    By Rita Shah

    This book queries the concept of rehabilitation to determine how, on a legislative and policy level, the term is defined as a goal of correctional systems. The book explores what rehabilitation is by investigating how, at different moments in time, its conceptualization has shaped, and been shaped…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Reaffirming Juvenile Justice

    From Gault to Montgomery

    By Alida V. Merlo, Peter J. Benekos

    This book will expand students’ knowledge and understanding of the evolution of juvenile justice in the last 50 years. Designed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the landmark case In re Gault, which the U.S. Supreme Court decided in 1967, the authors provide a brief history of juvenile…

    Paperback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge

  • Police Reform in China

    By Kam C. Wong

    With nearly 20 percent of the world’s population located in China, what happens there is significant to all nations. Sweeping changes have altered the cultural landscape of China, and as opportunities for wealth have grown in recent years, so have opportunities for crime. Police Reform in China…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    CRC Press
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • Cold Cases

    An Evaluation Model with Follow-up Strategies for Investigators

    By James M. Adcock, Sarah L. Stein

    Nearly 185,000 homicides since 1980 remain unsolved, yet with limited staff and resources, it is no surprise that law enforcement units place the bulk of their efforts on current cases where victims’ family members and the media demand answers. Cold Cases: An Evaluation Model with Follow-up…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    CRC Press
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Three

    Edited by Otwin Marenin, Dilip K. Das

    Several years ago, the Trends in Policing series unveiled insiders’ accounts of how police leaders perceive the work they do. These volumes feature interviews with practitioners who speak candidly about their concerns and opinions. They present their evaluations of programs and philosophies that…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    CRC Press
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Strategies and Responses to Crime

    Thinking Locally, Acting Globally

    Edited by Melchor de Guzman, Aiedeo Mintie Das, Dilip K. Das

    Every year, esteemed scholars and practitioners meet at the International Police Executive Symposium to discuss contemporary issues in policing and share ideas about effective strategies in their jurisdictions. Drawn from the proceedings at the Thirteenth Annual Meeting held in Turkey and updated…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    CRC Press
    International Police Executive Symposium Co-Publications

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