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New and Published Books

  1. Justice for Victims before the International Criminal Court

    By Luke Moffett

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    Many prosecutors and commentators have praised the victim provisions at the International Criminal Court (ICC) as 'justice for victims', which for the first time include participation, protection and reparations. This book critically examines the role of victims in international criminal justice,...

    Published June 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Reparation for Victims of Crimes against Humanity

    The healing role of reparation

    Edited by Jo-Anne M. Wemmers

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Each year, countless people fall victim to crimes against humanity. These include widespread occurrences of systematic murder, torture, rape, disappearances, forced deportation and political persecution. Crimes against humanity constitute an attack on human dignity and as such they violate the...

    Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Perceptions of Criminal Justice

    By Vicky De Mesmaecker

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    In recent decades, research into the legitimacy of criminal justice has convincingly demonstrated the importance of procedural justice to citizens’ sense of trust and confidence in legal authorities and their resulting willingness to conform to the law and cooperate with the legal authorities....

    Published March 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Handbook of International Crime and Justice Studies

    Edited by Bruce Arrigo, Heather Bersot

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of International Crime and Justice Studies presents the enduring debates and emerging challenges in crime and justice studies from an international and multi-disciplinary perspective. Guided by the pivotal, although vastly under-examined, role that consumerism, politics,...

    Published August 6th 2013 by Routledge

  5. A Restorative Justice Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Gerry Johnstone

    A Restorative Justice Reader brings together carefully chosen extracts from the most important and influential contributions to the literature of restorative justice, accompanying these with an informative commentary providing context and explanation. It includes works by both well known advocates...

    Published December 12th 2012 by Willan

  6. Policing Global Movement

    Tourism, Migration, Human Trafficking, and Terrorism

    Edited by S. Caroline Taylor, Daniel Joseph Torpy, Dilip K. Das

    The movement of humans across borders is increasing exponentially—some for benign reasons, others nefarious, including terrorism, human trafficking, and people smuggling. Consequently, the policing of human movement within and across borders has been and remains a significant concern to nations....

    Published September 24th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Investigating Missing Children Cases

    A Guide for First Responders and Investigators

    By Donald F. Sprague

    Time is an abducted child’s worst enemy. Seventy-four percent of abducted children who are murdered are killed within three hours of their abduction. It takes, on the average, two hours for a parent to report a child missing. This gives responders only one hour to get an investigation up and...

    Published September 18th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Human Trafficking

    Exploring the International Nature, Concerns, and Complexities

    Edited by John Winterdyk, Benjamin Perrin, Philip Reichel

    Human trafficking is a crime that undermines fundamental human rights and a broader sense of global order. It is an atrocity that transcends borders—with some regions known as exporters of trafficking victims and others recognized as destination countries. Edited by three global experts and...

    Published December 5th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Restorative Justice

    Ideas, Values, Debates, 2nd Edition

    By Gerry Johnstone

    Restorative justice is one of the most talked about developments in the field of crime and justice. Its advocates and practitioners argue that state punishment, society's customary response to crime, neither meets the needs of crime victims nor prevents reoffending. In its place, they suggest,...

    Published September 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  10. Practical Social Work Law

    Analysing Court Cases and Inquiries

    By Siobhan E. Laird

    Practical Social Work Law: analysing court cases and inquiries presents legal issues associated with social work in an accessible format. It approaches the law in a way that is less daunting and more engaging by examining actual court cases and public inquiries, and explores the stories of...

    Published April 22nd 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender, Violence, and Law
    By Melanie Randall
    To Be Published January 1st 2015
  2. International Perspectives on Child Victimisation
    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton
    To Be Published February 28th 2015
  3. Victims and Restorative Justice
    Edited by Ivo Aertsen, Inge Vanfraechem, Daniela Bolívar Fernández
    To Be Published May 11th 2015
  4. Crime Prevention
    By Ken Pease
    To Be Published June 30th 2015
  5. Victims: Trauma, Testimony and Justice
    By Ross McGarry, Sandra L. Walklate
    To Be Published July 5th 2015

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