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  • Stay of Execution

    Stay of Execution
    av Charles Lane

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442203785

    The United States stands alone as the only Western democracy that still practices capital punishment. Yet the American death penalty has gone into noticeable decline, with annual death sentences and executions dwindling steadily in recent years. In…

  • Criminal Justice at the Crossroads

    Criminal Justice at the Crossroads
    av William R. Kelly

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231171366

    Over the past forty years, the criminal justice system in the United States has engaged in a very expensive policy failure, attempting to punish its way to public safety, with dismal results. So-called "tough on crime" policies have not only failed…

  • Criminal Justice at the Crossroads

    Criminal Justice at the Crossroads
    av William R. Kelly

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231171373

    Over the past forty years, the criminal justice system in the United States has engaged in a very expensive policy failure, attempting to punish its way to public safety, with dismal results. So-called "tough on crime" policies have not only failed…

  • Confronting Capital Punishment in Asia

    Confronting Capital Punishment in Asia

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199685776

    With the strengthening focus worldwide on human rights, there has been a rapid increase in recent years in the number of countries that have completely abolished the death penalty. This is in recognition that it is a violation of the right to life a…

  • Black Silent Majority

    Black Silent Majority
    av Michael Javen Fortner

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674743991

    Often seen as a political sop to the racial fears of white voters, aggressive policing and draconian sentencing for illegal drug possession and related crimes have led to the imprisonment of millions of African Americans-far in excess of their repre…

  • Ghost of the Innocent Man: A True Story of Trial and Redemption

    Ghost of the Innocent Man: A True Story of Trial and Redemption
    av Benjamin Rachlin

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780316311502

    A gripping account of one man's long road to freedom that will forever change how we understand our criminal justice system. During the last three decades, more than two thousand American citizens have been wrongfully convicted. Ghost of the Innoce…

  • Sentencing Policy and Social Justice

    Sentencing Policy and Social Justice
    av Ralph Henham

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198718895

    Sentencing Policy and Social Justice argues that the promotion of social justice should become a key objective of sentencing policy, advancing the argument that the legitimacy of sentencing ultimately depends upon the strength of the relationship be…

  • 2018 Punishment Chart for North Carolina Crimes and Motor Vehicle Offenses

    2018 Punishment Chart for North Carolina Crimes and Motor Vehicle Offenses
    av James M. Markham

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781560119456

    This book presents, in chart form, the statutory punishments for felony and misdemeanor crimes in North Carolina, including motor vehicle offenses and infractions. It covers offenses subject to the Crime Victims' Rights Act as well as those that req…

  • Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration

    Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138047792

    One of the most important problems faced by the United States is addressing its broken criminal justice system. This collection of essays offers a thorough examination of incarceration as a form of punishment. In addition to focusing on the philosop…

  • Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration

    Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367889319

    One of the most important problems faced by the United States is addressing its broken criminal justice system. This collection of essays offers a thorough examination of incarceration as a form of punishment. In addition to focusing on the philosop…

  • Contemporary Corrections

    Contemporary Corrections
    av Rick Ruddell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367028671

    Contemporary Corrections: A Critical Thinking Approach introduces readers to the essential elements of the US corrections system without drowning students in a sea of nonessential information. Unbiased and accessible, the text includes coverage of t…

  • Contemporary Corrections

    Contemporary Corrections
    av Rick Ruddell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367028657

    Contemporary Corrections: A Critical Thinking Approach introduces readers to the essential elements of the US corrections system without drowning students in a sea of nonessential information. Unbiased and accessible, the text includes coverage of t…

  • The President on Trial

    The President on Trial

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198858621

    During the 1980s, thousands of Chadian citizens were detained, tortured, and raped by then-President Hissene Habre's security forces. Decades later, Habre was finally prosecuted for his role in these atrocities not in his own country or in The Hague…

  • Payback

    Payback
    av Thane Rosenbaum

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226726618

    We call it justice - the assassination of Osama bin Laden, the incarceration of corrupt politicians or financiers like Rod Blagojevich and Bernard Madoff, and the climactic slaying of cinema-screen villains by superheroes. But could we not also call…

  • Crime and Justice, Volume 48

    Crime and Justice, Volume 48

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226644912

    American Sentencing surveys what is known about the hottest topic in American criminal law reform. Massive efforts are underway to make sentencing more just and sentences more effective, and to reduce the use of imprisonment. The writers are the lea…

  • Wrongful Convictions and Miscarriages of Justice

    Wrongful Convictions and Miscarriages of Justice

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415539937

    This innovative work builds on Huff and Killias' earlier publication (2008), but is broader and more thoroughly comparative in a number of important ways: (1) while focusing heavily on wrongful convictions, it places the subject of wrongful convicti…

  • The Psychology of Restorative Justice

    The Psychology of Restorative Justice

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815391975

    This ground-breaking collection dares to take the next step in the advancement of an autonomous, inter-disciplinary restorative justice field of study. It brings together criminology, social psychology, legal theory, neuroscience, affect-script psyc…

  • Life without Parole

    Life without Parole

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814762479

    Is life without parole the perfect compromise to the death penalty? Or is it as ethically fraught as capital punishment? This comprehensive, interdisciplinary anthology treats life without parole as "the new death penalty." Editors Charles J. Ogletr…

  • Life without Parole

    Life without Parole

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814762486

    Is life without parole the perfect compromise to the death penalty? Or is it as ethically fraught as capital punishment? This comprehensive, interdisciplinary anthology treats life without parole as "the new death penalty." Editors Charles J. Ogletr…

  • Criminal Procedure from Arrest to Appeal

    Criminal Procedure from Arrest to Appeal
    av Lester Bernhardt Orfield

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781584775225

  • Free Market Criminal Justice

    Free Market Criminal Justice
    av Darryl K. Brown

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190457877

    Free Market Criminal Justice offers a critique of the ideology behind the US criminal justice system. It argues that the distinctive ideology shaping American criminal processes is a commitment to a set of values in institutional design as divided i…

  • The Death Penalty in China

    The Death Penalty in China
    av Bin Liang, Hong Lu, Roger Hood

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231170062

    Featuring experts from Europe, Australia, Japan, China, and the United States, this collection of essays follows changes in the theory and policy of China's death penalty from the Mao era (1949-1979) through the Deng era (1980-1997) up to the presen…

  • The Framework of Judicial Sentencing

    The Framework of Judicial Sentencing
    av Austin Lovegrove

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521584272

    Austin Lovegrove examines the sentencing of offenders appearing on multiple offences, and how judges, having fixed a prison sentence for each offence, determine an overall sentence for each offender. Analyzing judges’ verbal protocols for sent…

  • Police Law

    Police Law
    av Richard Card

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198786801

    Now in its fifteenth edition, this well-respected and highly regarded book covers all areas of law and legal procedure which are of interest to police officers. Updated to include new legislation such as the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015,…

  • America's Death Penalty

    America's Death Penalty

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814732670

    Over the past three decades, the United States has embraced the death penalty with tenacious enthusiasm. While most of those countries whose legal systems and cultures are normally compared to the United States have abolished capital punishment, the…

  • Problem-Solving Courts, Criminal Justice, and the International Gold Standard

    Problem-Solving Courts, Criminal Justice, and the International Gold Standard
    av Anna Grace Kawalek

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367466107

    This book presents findings from a process evaluation carried out at a problem-solving court located in England: Manchester Review Court. Unlike the widely documented successes of similar international models, there is no detail of Manchester Review…

  • Mass Incarceration On Trial

    Mass Incarceration On Trial
    av Jonathan Simon

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620972540

    For nearly 40 years the United States has been gripped by policies that have placed more than 2.5 million Americans in jails and prisons designed to hold a fraction of that number of inmates. Our prisons are not only vast and overcrowded, they are d…

  • Doing Justice, Preventing Crime

    Doing Justice, Preventing Crime
    av Michael Tonry

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195320503

    Punishment policies and practices in the United States today are unprincipled, chaotic, and much too often unjust. The financial costs are enormous. The moral cost is greater: countless individual injustices, mass incarceration, the world's highest…

  • Injia on Sentencing in Papua New Guinea and the Pacific

    Injia on Sentencing in Papua New Guinea and the Pacific
    av Salamo Injia

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789980879004

  • Blackstone's Guide to the Criminal Justice Act 2003

    Blackstone's Guide to the Criminal Justice Act 2003
    av Richard Taylor

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199267255

    This book analyses, explains, and evaluates the Government's flagship criminal justice legislation, the Criminal Justice Act 2003. It provides an accessible commentary on the wide ranging and complex changes introduced by the Act, which will leave f…

  • Prosecuting the President

    Prosecuting the President
    av Andrew Coan

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190943868

    "The perfect book for the present moment. Prosecuting the President is magnificent." - David Marcus, Professor of Law, UCLA In this exceptionally timely book, law professor Andrew Coan explains what every American needs to know about special prosecu…

  • Prosecuting the President

    Prosecuting the President
    av Andrew Coan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197533048

    "The perfect book for the present moment. Prosecuting the President is magnificent." - David Marcus, Professor of Law, UCLAIn this exceptionally timely book, law professor Andrew Coan explains what every American needs to know about special prosecut…

  • Criminally Ignorant

    Criminally Ignorant
    av Dr. Alexander Sarch

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190056575

    This is a book about the legal fiction that sometimes we know what we don't. The willful ignorance doctrine says defendants who bury their heads in the sand rather than learn they're doing something criminal are punished as if they knew. Not all leg…

  • The Impact of Plea Bargaining on the Criminal Justice Delivery

    The Impact of Plea Bargaining on the Criminal Justice Delivery
    av Gladys Kisekka Nakibuule

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781546203186

  • International Criminal Law

    International Criminal Law
    av Roger O'Keefe

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199689040

    International Criminal Law provides a comprehensive overview of an increasingly integral part of public international law. It complements the usual accounts of the substantive law of those international crimes tried to date before international crim…

  • International Criminal Law

    International Criminal Law
    av Roger O'Keefe

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198806202

    International Criminal Law provides a comprehensive overview of an increasingly integral part of public international law. It complements the usual accounts of the substantive law of those international crimes tried to date before international crim…

  • Maconochie's Gentlemen

    Maconochie's Gentlemen
    av Norval Morris

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195169126

    In 1840, Alexander Maconochie, a privileged retired naval captain, became at his own request superintendent of two thousand twice-convicted prisoners on Norfolk Island, a thousand miles off the coast of Australia. In four years, Maconochie transform…

  • Videokonferenz in der Strafvollstreckung

    Videokonferenz in der Strafvollstreckung
    av Matthias Eichinger

    Häftad - 2015 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783428145751

  • Peculiar Institution: America's Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition

    Peculiar Institution: America's Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition
    av David Garland

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674066106

    The U.S. death penalty is a peculiar institution, and a uniquely American one. Despite its comprehensive abolition elsewhere in the Western world, capital punishment continues in dozens of American states- a fact that is frequently discussed but rar…

  • Crime and Punishment

    Crime and Punishment
    av Hyman Gross

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198738091

    It is generally assumed that we are justified in punishing criminals because they have committed a morally wrongful act. Determining when criminal liability should be imposed calls for a moral assessment of the conduct in question, with criminal lia…

  • Crime and Punishment

    Crime and Punishment
    av Hyman Gross

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199644711

    It is generally assumed that we are justified in punishing criminals because they have committed a morally wrongful act. Determining when criminal liability should be imposed calls for a moral assessment of the conduct in question, with criminal lia…

  • Discretion, Discrimination and the Rule of Law

    Discretion, Discrimination and the Rule of Law
    av Mrinal Satish

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107135628

    This book addresses and analyses the rape sentencing regime in India, and demonstrates that despite law reform, the myths and stereotypes about rapists and rape victims that used to be embedded in the positive law of rape and/or in evidence law have…

  • Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals

    Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals
    av Karen M. Morin

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138639874

    Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals explores resonances across human and nonhuman carceral geographies. The work proposes an analysis of the carceral from a broader vantage point than has yet been done, developing a 'trans-species carceral geograp…

  • Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals

    Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals
    av Karen M. Morin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367359997

    Carceral Space, Prisoners and Animals explores resonances across human and nonhuman carceral geographies. The work proposes an analysis of the carceral from a broader vantage point than has yet been done, developing a 'trans-species carceral geograp…

  • Handbook on Moving Corrections and Sentencing Forward

    Handbook on Moving Corrections and Sentencing Forward

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367443177

    This volume addresses major issues and research in corrections and sentencing with the goal of using previous research and findings as a platform for recommendations about future research, evaluation, and policy.The last several decades witnessed ma…

  • Sentencing

    Sentencing
    av R. Powell

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781858113166

  • Imagining a Greater Justice

    Imagining a Greater Justice
    av Samuel H. Pillsbury

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138354197

    Even for violent crime, justice should mean more than punishment. By paying close attention to the relational harms suffered by victims, this book develops a concept of relational justice for survivors, offenders and community. Relational justice lo…

  • Imagining a Greater Justice

    Imagining a Greater Justice
    av Samuel H. Pillsbury

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138354173

    Even for violent crime, justice should mean more than punishment. By paying close attention to the relational harms suffered by victims, this book develops a concept of relational justice for survivors, offenders and community. Relational justice lo…

  • Criminal Law in the Age of the Administrative State

    Criminal Law in the Age of the Administrative State
    av Vincent Chiao

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190273941

    What is the criminal law for? One influential answer is that the criminal law vindicates pre-political rights and condemns wrongdoing. On this account, the criminal law has an intrinsic subject matter-certain types of moral wrongdoing-and it provide…

  • Punishment in Europe

    Punishment in Europe
    av Vincenzo Ruggiero

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137028204

    This collection, from a range of leading international scholars, looks at penal practice in a variety of different European countries. Noting particularities as well as similarities, such as the overuse of imprisonment and the use of harsher sanctio…

  • The Law and Policy of Sentencing

    The Law and Policy of Sentencing
    av Lynn Branham

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781683286806

  • Just Sentencing

    Just Sentencing
    av Richard S. Frase

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199757862

    What are the most important purposes of punishment, in general and in particular cases? What makes just sentencing? These eternal questions are very difficult to answer because traditional as well as emerging sentencing purposes often conflict. Retr…

  • Incarceration Nations

    Incarceration Nations
    av Baz Dreisinger

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590517277

    Baz Dreisinger travels behind bars in nine countries to rethink the state of justice in a global context Beginning in Africa and ending in Europe, Incarceration Nations is a first-person odyssey through the prison systems of the world. Professor,…

  • Just Peace After Conflict

    Just Peace After Conflict

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198823285

    The interplay between peace and justice plays an important role in any contemporary conflict. Peace can be described in a variety ways, as being 'negative' or 'positive', 'liberal' or 'democratic'. But what is it that makes a peace just? This book d…

  • Character in the Criminal Trial

    Character in the Criminal Trial
    av Mike Redmayne

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199228898

    If a defendant is on trial for a crime such as burglary, to what extent should the fact that he has a previous conviction for burglary feature in his trial? Should the prosecution be allowed to tell the jury about the previous conviction as evidence…

  • Getting Out

    Getting Out
    av Thomas C. Guiney

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198803683

    Getting Out offers the first systematic account of the evolution of early release as a public policy concern in England and Wales between 1960 and 1995. At a time when public discourse on crime has focused, to a significant degree, upon the powers o…

  • Three Strikes and You're Out! the Chronicle of America's Toughest Anti-Crime Law

    Three Strikes and You're Out! the Chronicle of America's Toughest Anti-Crime Law
    av Mike Reynolds

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781618090331

  • Spies on Trial

    Spies on Trial
    av Cecil C., III Kuhne

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781538131343

    The spy business often results in a sudden exchange of the dark shadows of the clandestine back room for the bright lights of the open courtroom. The situations that judges and juries face in espionage cases are typically more unusual, complex, and…

  • North Carolina Sentencing Handbook with Felony, Misdemeanor, and DWI Sentencing Grids, 2017-2018

    North Carolina Sentencing Handbook with Felony, Misdemeanor, and DWI Sentencing Grids, 2017-2018
    av James M. Markham

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781560119357

    This book is a step-by-step guide to the sentencing of felonies, misdemeanors, and impaired driving in North Carolina. It includes the felony and misdemeanor sentencing grids that apply under Structured Sentencing and a table showing the different s…