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Forthcoming Criminal Law & Practice Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Shades of Grey - Domestic and Sexual Violence Against Women

    Law Reform and Society

    By Anna Carline, Patricia Easteal

    Arguing that law must be looked at holistically, this book investigates the ‘hidden gender’ of the so-called neutral or objective legal principles that structure the law addressing violence against women. Adopting an explicitly feminist perspective, it investigates how legal responses to violence...

    To Be Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    To Be Published October 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    To Be Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    To Be Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Fundamentals of Fingerprint Analysis

    By Hillary Moses Daluz

    The "CSI effect" has brought an explosion of interest in the forensic sciences, leading to the development of new programs in universities across the world. While dozens of professional texts on the science of fingerprint analysis are available, few are designed specifically for students. An...

    To Be Published November 4th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Gender Politics in Transitional Justice

    By Catherine O'Rourke

    Series: Transitional Justice

    What role do transitional justice processes play in determining the gender outcomes of transitions from conflict and authoritarianism? What is the impact of transitional justice processes on the human rights of women in states emerging from political violence? Gender Politics in Transitional...

    To Be Published November 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. No-Body Homicide Cases

    A Practical Guide to Investigating, Prosecuting, and Winning Cases When the Victim is Missing

    By Thomas A.(Tad) DiBiase

    How do you prove someone is guilty of murder if there is no body? This practical guide for police and prosecutors provides an expansive look at both the history of no-body murder cases and the best methods to solve them and present the case in court. The author takes readers step by step through...

    To Be Published November 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Kidnapping and Abduction

    Minimizing the Threat and Lessons in Survival

    By Brian John Heard

    This book helps readers understand the basic elements of kidnapping and abduction including the motivations and mechanisms of kidnappers, situational awareness and how to recognize immediate threats, and how to successfully survive long-term abduction with tips on self-protection and using weapons...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Q&A Criminal Law

    10th Edition

    By Norman Baird

    Series: Questions and Answers

    Routledge Q&As give you the tools to practice and refine your exam technique, showing you how to apply your knowledge to maximum effect in an exam situation. Each book contains up to fifty essay and problem-based questions on the most commonly examined topics, complete with expert guidance and...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Gender, Violence, and Law

    By Melanie Randall

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    The law has been the major site of advocacy, reform efforts and social change in relation to a variety of complex social problems. Gendered violence is one of them. After nearly three decades of advocacy and law reform, what can we understand about current legal responses to, and engagement with,...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge