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New and Published Books

  1. The Role of Consent in Human Trafficking

    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...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Aboriginal Peoples, Colonialism and International Law

    Raw Law

    By Irene Watson

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and the Law

    This work is the first to assess the legality and impact of colonisation from the viewpoint of Aboriginal law, rather than from that of the dominant Western legal tradition. It begins by outlining the Aboriginal legal system as it is embedded in Aboriginal people’s complex relationship with their...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Moral Rhetoric and the Criminalisation of Squatting

    Vulnerable Demons?

    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...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. A Hands-On Introduction to Forensic Science

    Cracking the Case

    By Mark Okuda, Frank H. Stephenson, PhD.

    One failing of many forensic science textbooks is the isolation of chapters into compartmentalized units. This format prevents students from understanding the connection between material learned in previous chapters with that of the current chapter. Using a unique format, A Hands-On Introduction to...

    Published October 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Residential Tenancies Law and Practice

    6th Edition

    By Allan Anforth, Christensen Peter, Bentwood Sophie

    Residential Tenancies Law and Practice, 6th edition, deals with residential tenancy law in New South Wales. This edition incorporates the new Residential Tenancies Act 2010 which took effect in February 2011. It reviews the changes brought about by the 2010 Act, updates the case annotations and...

    Published October 15th 2014 by Federation Press

  6. Juvenile Justice

    International Perspectives, Models and Trends

    Edited by John A. Winterdyk

    Juvenile justice has been and remains a topical issue at national and international levels. There are various standards and guidelines for administration, but six major models characterize juvenile justice systems worldwide: participatory, welfare, corporatism, modified justice, justice, and crime...

    Published October 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Human Scent Evidence

    By Paola A. Prada, Allison M. Curran, Kenneth G. Furton

    During the last decade, a significant number of scientific studies have supported the use of human scent as a biometric tool and indicator of the presence, or absence, of an individual at a crime scene. These findings even extend to conducting scent identification line-ups with suspects. Human...

    Published October 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. The Law Affecting Valuation of Land in Australia

    5th Edition

    By Alan Hyman

    The Law Affecting Valuation of Land in Australia provides a complete resource for practitioners by containing not only statements of principle, but also extensive references to case law, including the facts of each case, counsels’ arguments and relevant excerpts from the judgments. A number of...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Federation Press

  9. The New York City Police Department

    The Impact of Its Policies and Practices

    Edited by John A. Eterno

    Studying the flagship New York City Police Department is critical to understanding policing and democratic society. An examination of the department by experts who have been studying it for years, The New York City Police Department: The Impact of Its Policies and Practices provides a frank and...

    Published October 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Routledge Handbook of Transnational Criminal Law

    Edited by Neil Boister, Robert J. Currie

    Certain types of crime are increasingly being perpetrated across national borders and require a unified regional or global response to combat them. Transnational criminal law covers both the international treaty obligations which require States to introduce specific substantive measures into their...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Role of Consent in Human Trafficking
    By Jessica Elliott
    To Be Published October 24th 2014
  2. Aboriginal Peoples, Colonialism and International Law: Raw Law
    By Irene Watson
    To Be Published October 24th 2014
  3. Moral Rhetoric and the Criminalisation of Squatting: Vulnerable Demons?
    Edited by Lorna Fox O'Mahony, David O'Mahony, Robin Hickey
    To Be Published October 24th 2014
  4. Fundamental Principles of Law and Economics
    By Alan Devlin
    To Be Published October 27th 2014
  5. Legal Pluralism and Governance in South Asia and Diasporas
    Edited by Livia Holden
    To Be Published October 27th 2014

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