By Gillian Wylie
By Gillian Wylie
By Henry F. Fradella,Jennifer M. Sumner
Sex, Sexuality, legislations, and (In)Justice covers a variety of felony concerns linked to sexuality, gender, replica, and identification. those are severe and delicate concerns that legislations enforcement and different felony justice execs have to comprehend. The publication synthesizes the literature throughout a large breadth of views, exposing scholars to legislations, psychology, legal justice, sociology, philosophy, background, and, the place suitable, biology, to significantly learn the social keep an eye on of intercourse, gender, and sexuality throughout history.? particular federal and country case legislation and statutes are built-in during the publication, however the textual content strikes past the intersection among legislation and sexuality to concentration simply as a lot on social technology because it does on law.? This publication can be necessary in educating classes in various disciplines—especially criminology and legal justice, historical past, political technological know-how, sociology, girls and gender experiences, and legislations.
By Dick Hobbs
With either old and sociological analyses, educated via the author's long-term connection to an ethnographic web site referred to as 'Dogtown', a composite of a number of overlapping neighbourhoods in East London, this ebook severely addresses clichÃ©s equivalent to felony underworlds and the proposal of the felony company. It considers the precursors to British prepared crime, in addition to the careers of recognized crime households comparable to the Krays and the Richardsons, along the emergence of specialized law
enforcement associations to accommodate this newly stumbled on danger. It additionally specializes in a few of the ways that violence services inside of organised crime, the position of hearsay in formulating order inside of crime networks, the social development of organised crime, the improvement of the cosmopolitan criminal
and the all-inclusive nature of the modern legal group of perform. Permeating all through is a dialogue of the versatile nature of the legal marketplace, the built nature of the thought of organised crime, and the normalisation of criminality.
Underpinned by way of wealthy, context-specific examples, case experiences, tales, and different qualitative proof according to ethnographic learn and interviews, Lush existence follows on from the author's paintings on basic crime (Doing the Business), crime (Bad Business).
By Bernd Schünemann
By Markus D Dubber,Tatjana Hörnle
The instruction manual is split into 4 elements: ways & equipment (I), platforms & tools (II), elements & concerns (III), and Contexts & Comparisons (IV). half I contains essays exploring a number of methodological methods to felony legislation (such as criminology, feminist experiences, and history). half II presents an summary of platforms or versions of legal legislations, laying the basis for additional inquiry into particular conceptions of legal legislation in addition to for comparative research (such as
Islamic, Marxist, and armed forces law). half III covers the 3 points of the penal method: the definition of norms and rules of legal responsibility (substantive felony law), in addition to a much less targeted therapy of the imposition of norms (criminal process) and the infliction of sanctions (prison or corrections law).
Contributors think of the fundamental themes usually addressed in scholarship at the common and specific elements of the sizeable felony legislation (such as jurisdiction, mens rea, justifications, and excuses). half IV locations felony legislation in context, either locally and transnationally, by means of exploring the contrasts among felony legislation and different species of legislation and nation energy and through investigating legal law's position within the tasks of comparative legislations, transnational, and international
By Keith Graves
By Mike Nellis,Kristel Beyens,Dan Kaminski
Electronic tracking (EM) is a fashion of supervising offenders in the neighborhood when they're on bail, serving a neighborhood sentence or after unlock from felony. numerous applied sciences can be utilized, together with voice verification, GPS satellite tv for pc monitoring and – most ordinarily - using radio frequency to watch apartment arrest. It originated within the united states within the Eighties and has unfold to over 30 international locations for the reason that then. This booklet explores the advance of EM in a couple of international locations to provide a few indication of the varied methods it's been applied and of the complicated politics which surrounds its use.
A techno-utopian impulse underpins the origins of EM and has remained latent in its next improvement somewhere else on the planet, regardless of acceptance that's it much less able to effecting penal ameliorations than its champions have was hoping. This publication devotes substantial chapters to the problems of privatisation, evaluate, criminal views and ethics. while normatively extra dedicated to the Swedish version, the publication recognizes that this won't symbolize the way forward for EM, whose untrammelled, commercially-driven improvement may have very alarming results for legal justice.
Both utopian and dystopian hopes were invested in EM, yet learn on its effect is ambivalent and fragmented, and EM continues to be undertheorised, empirically and ethically. This e-book seeks to redress this through offering lecturers, coverage audiences and practitioners with the highbrow assets to appreciate and handle the demanding situations which EM poses.
By Jill Hunter,Paul Roberts,Simon N M Young,David Dixon
By Carmen M. Cusack
By Bernd-Dieter Meier
Das Buch enthält eine Einführung in die Grundlagen des strafrechtlichen Sanktionssystems. Im Mittelpunkt stehen die rechtlichen Anwendungsvoraussetzungen der einzelnen Sanktionsarten und die Grundlagen ihrer Bemessung. Der kriminalpolitische Hintergrund sowie die kriminologischen Befunde zur Praxis der Sanktionsverhängung und -vollstreckung werden einbezogen. Der Reform des strafrechtlichen Sanktionssystems wird ein eigenständiger Abschnitt gewidmet.
Das Buch wendet sich in erster Linie an Studierende der Rechtswissenschaften, die ihre Kenntnisse im Pflichtfach Strafrecht bzw. im kriminalwissenschaftlichen Schwerpunktbereich ausbauen und vertiefen wollen. Profitieren können aber auch Referendarinnen und Referendare, die im Rahmen ihrer Ausbildung im Strafrecht mit Fragen des Sanktionenrechts konfrontiert werden.
Zahlreiche Einzelfälle dienen der Veranschaulichung der Materie. Übersichten und Schaubilder, Tabellen und Grafiken liefern intestine verständliche Zusammenfassungen. Wiederholungs- und Vertiefungsfragen am Ende jedes Abschnitts dienen der Verständniskontrolle. Ein ausführliches Literaturverzeichnis erleichtert die eigene Weiterarbeit.