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Forthcoming Criminal Law & Practice Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Human Rights and the Criminal Justice System

    By Anthony Amatrudo, Leslie William Blake

    We now live in a world which thinks through the legislative implications of criminal justice with one eye on human rights. Human Rights and the Criminal Justice System provides comprehensive coverage of human rights as it relates to the contemporary criminal justice system. As well as being a...

    To Be Published August 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Criminalising the Purchase of Sex

    Lessons from Sweden

    By Jay Levy

    In an attempt to abolish prostitution, Sweden criminalised the purchase of sex in 1999, while simultaneously decriminalising its sale. In so doing, it set itself apart from other European states, promoting itself as the pioneer of a radical approach to prostitution. What has come to be referred to...

    To Be Published August 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Disability, Hate Crime and Violence

    Edited by Alan Roulstone, Hannah Mason-Bish

    Series: Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

    This book provides a comprehensive and interdisciplinary examination of disability, hate crime and violence, exploring its emergence on the policy agenda. Engaging with the latest debates in criminology, disability and violence studies, it goes beyond conventional notions of hate crime to look at...

    To Be Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 October 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Fundamentals of Fingerprint Analysis

    By Hillary Moses Daluz

    An essential learning tool for classes in fingerprinting and impression evidence, this textbook and companion workbook takes students from understanding historical background to seeing how it plays out in a present-day courtroom. It explains the chemistry of latents, proper protocols for...

    To Be Published October 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. No-Body Homicide Cases

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

    By 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 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. 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 30th 2014 by CRC Press