Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Criminology and Law Books

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 81 new and published books in the subject of Criminology and Law — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 5

  1. Wickedness and Crime

    Laws of Homicide and Malice

    By Penny Crofts

    Series: Discourses of Law

    The criminal legal system defines and authoritatively enacts the boundaries of permissible and impermissible behaviour, with a focus on that which is prohibited or transgressive. Wickedness and Crime: Laws of Homicide and Malice seeks to expose the ways in which criminal law communicates and...

    Published August 14th 2013 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    Published July 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Historical Foundations of Australian Law - Volume I

    Institutions, Concepts and Personalities

    By Justin Gleeson, James Watson, Ruth Higgins

    The history underlying and informing the Australian legal system is a uniquely interesting amalgam of English, American and local developments. It is often poorly understood – not least because there are no modern counterparts to this volume and its companion on commercial law. But, as Holmes long...

    Published July 24th 2013 by Federation Press

  4. Historical Foundations of Australian Law - Volume II

    Commercial Common Law

    Edited by Justin Gleeson, James Watson, Elisabeth Peden

    Questions arising in commercial law require an understanding of legal history, no differently from any other area of law, and, as the High Court observed in Andrews v ANZ [2012] HCA 30 at [14], what is needed is more than a “brief backward glance�. These essays provide a suite of materials to...

    Published July 24th 2013 by Federation Press

  5. Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment

    By Thalia Anthony

    Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment examines criminal sentencing courts’ changing characterisations of Indigenous peoples’ identity, culture and postcolonial status. Focusing largely on Australian Indigenous peoples, but drawing also on the Canadian experiences, Thalia Anthony critically...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Construction Claims

    By Davenport Phillip, Helen Durham

    Statutory compulsory rapid adjudication has now spread to all States, the Northern Territory and the ACT. The number of construction claims determined by adjudicators far exceeds the number determined by courts. This has been an important consideration in the writing of this third edition. In the...

    Published June 17th 2013 by Federation Press

  7. Government Contracts

    Federal, State and Local

    By Nicholas Seddon

    Government Contracts 5th edition is the new edition of a work that has now been in existence for some seventeen years. It is Australia’s definitive legal text on all levels of government contracting, which focuses on the legal issues that may arise in connection with government contracts and...

    Published June 12th 2013 by Federation Press

  8. Epidemiological Criminology

    Theory to Practice

    Edited by Eve Waltermaurer, Timothy A. Akers

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Epidemiological criminology is an emerging paradigm which explores the public health outcomes associated with engagement in crime and criminal justice. This book engages with this new theory and practice-based discipline drawing on knowledge from criminology, criminal justice, public health,...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Securities Over Personality

    First published in 2013. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 19th 2013 by Federation Press

  10. Stewart's Guide to Employment Law

    4th Edition

    By Andrew Stuart

    This new edition includes extensive references to the outcomes of the 2012 Fair Work Act Review. It details changes already made by the Fair Work Amendment Act 2012 (including the renaming of Fair Work Australia as the Fair Work Commission) and explains further reforms proposed by the Review that...

    Published May 19th 2013 by Federation Press