The Diamond Bogo

Titre : The Diamond Bogo
Auteur : Robert F. Jones
Éditeur : Skyhorse Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN-13 : 1634502280
Libération : 2016-02

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Originally published: Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1977.

Criminology For Dummies

Titre : Criminology For Dummies
Auteur : Steven Briggs
Éditeur : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN-13 : 9781118052662
Libération : 2011-02-04

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Your thorough guide to comprehending and combating crime Are you fascinated by criminology, forensics, and detective work? This you-are-there guide takes you deep into the world of crime, giving you a better understanding of the dark recesses of the criminal mind and how law enforcement officials investigate crime. You'll gain real-world knowledge of the reasons for and consequences of crime, the way society responds to it, and, most important, how crime can be prevented. Enter the world of crime — understand what crime is, how it is measured, and the various ways crime affects victims and society Identify different types of crime — from white-collar crime to organized crime to terrorism, examine the nature of crime and why certain criminals are attracted to specific crimes Know who commits crimes, and why — explore different theories that attempt to explain why people commit crimes Take it to the streets — follow law enforcement officials and federal agencies as they chase and apprehend the bad guys Seek justice — meet the key players in the criminal justice system and see why and how the guilty are punished Deal with juveniles — know the differences between adult and juvenile systems, realize why youths are treated differently, and review modern methods for treatment Open the book and find: Common criminal traits The causes of violent crimes Recent efforts to secure victims' rights The processes used to solve crimes A step-by-step walkthrough of the criminal justice process Ways to recognize and fight back against crime Jobs in the criminal justice field Ten notorious, unsolved crimes

European Criminal Procedures

Titre : European Criminal Procedures
Auteur : Mireille Delmas-Marty
Éditeur : Cambridge University Press
ISBN-13 : 0521591104
Libération : 2002-10-17

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Revised by Elena Ricci

Punishment and Responsibility

Titre : Punishment and Responsibility
Auteur : H.L.A. Hart
Éditeur : Oxford University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780199534777
Libération : 2008-03-06

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This classic collection of essays, first published in 1968, represents H.L.A. Hart's landmark contribution to the philosophy of criminal responsibility and punishment. Unavailable for ten years, this new edition reproduces the original text, adding a new critical introduction by John Gardner, a leading contemporary criminal law theorist.

The Inter American Court of Human Rights

Titre : The Inter American Court of Human Rights
Auteur : Laurence Burgorgue-Larsen
Éditeur : Oxford University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780199588787
Libération : 2011-04-07

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This book provides a reference guide to the case law of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. Structured in two parts, it covers the case law on jurisdiction and procedure before the Court and the case law on the scope of particular rights, drawing comparisons with the case law of the European Court of Human Rights.

Historia Placitorum Coronae

Titre : Historia Placitorum Coronae
Auteur : Sir Matthew Hale
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : NYPL:33433075955884
Libération : 1847

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Sir Matthew Hale A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Historia Placitorum Coronae Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Judicial Independence

Titre : Judicial Independence
Auteur : Shimon Shetreet
Éditeur : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN-13 : 9024731828
Libération : 1985-01-01

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This study discusses the many different aspects of judicial independence in Israel. It begins with an historical analysis of the concept of judicial independence in a comparative perspective, emphasizing the conceptual roots of the judiciary in Jewish law. Recent decades have witnessed a marked increase in the role played by the judiciary in society. This general trend is apparent in Israel, where the highly significant social role played by the judiciary has been on the increase for some years. The constitutional role of the judiciary in society is more pronounced in countries where the courts are empowered to review the constitutionality of legislative acts. In Israel the power of judicial review, in decisions of the Supreme Court, has been applied in a number of cases in which legislation of the Israeli Parliament, the Knesset, has been set aside. The increasingly prominent role of the judiciary in Israel is further manifested by the frequent recourse to judicial commissions of inquiry, chaired by judges who are often called upon to examine some of the major public controversies.

Extreme Speech and Democracy

Titre : Extreme Speech and Democracy
Auteur : Ivan Hare
Éditeur : OUP Oxford
ISBN-13 : 9780191610455
Libération : 2010-11-18

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A commitment to free speech is a fundamental precept of all liberal democracies. However, democracies can differ significantly when addressing the constitutionality of laws regulating certain kinds of speech. In the United States, for instance, the commitment to free speech under the First Amendment has been held by the Supreme Court to protect the public expression of the most noxious racist ideology and hence to render unconstitutional even narrow restrictions on hate speech. In contrast, governments have been accorded considerable leeway to restrict racist and other extreme expression in almost every other democracy, including Canada, the United Kingdom, and other European countries. This book considers the legal responses of various liberal democracies towards hate speech and other forms of extreme expression, and examines the following questions: What accounts for the marked differences in attitude towards the constitutionality of hate speech regulation? Does hate speech regulation violate the core free speech principle constitutive of democracy? Has the traditional US position on extreme expression justifiably not found favour elsewhere? Do values such as the commitment to equality or dignity legitimately override the right to free speech in some circumstances? With contributions from experts in a range of disciplines, this book offers an in-depth examination of the tensions that arise between democracy's promises.

Ancient Law

Titre : Ancient Law
Auteur : Henry Sumner Maine, Sir
Éditeur : Beard Books
ISBN-13 : 1587980681
Libération : 2000-08-01

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Henry Sumner Maine, Sir A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Ancient Law Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Communist and Post Communist Parties in Europe

Titre : Communist and Post Communist Parties in Europe
Auteur : Uwe Backes
Éditeur : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
ISBN-13 : 9783525369128
Libération : 2008

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The articles of this volume aim to explain the development and current state of the former Moscow-oriented communist parties and their successors in Europe - East and West.