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Justice Belied

by Sébastien Chartrand & John Philpot Baraka Books (October 03, 2014)

For the first time in a book, defence counsel, investigators, journalists, and academics pool their knowledge and experience to answer the burning questions. What has happened to the fundamental principles of...


How to Accept German Reparations

by Susan Slyomovics University of Pennsylvania Press (June 10, 2014)

Susan Slyomovics examines the implications of German reparations after World War II, working through the lens of anthropological and human rights discourse, as well as through the lives of Holocaust survivors...


The Rhetoric of Genocide: Death as a Text

by Ben Voth Lexington Books (June 18, 2014)

Through the careful analysis of historical figures and empirical policy successes, The Rhetoric of Genocide: Death as a Text reveals how strategic communication silences make the tragedy of genocide probable...


China's and Italy's Participation in Peacekeeping Operations: Existing Models, Emerging Challenges

by Lijiang Zhu, Emanuele Sommario, Andrea de Guttry & Mariangela Bizzarri et al. Lexington Books (April 28, 2014)

China’s and Italy’s Participation in Peacekeeping Operations: Existing Models, Emerging Challenges examines the peacemaking efforts of these two countries through the lenses of international relations, history,...


New Media, Old Regimes: Case Studies in Comparative Communication Law and Policy

by Lyombe S. Eko Lexington Books (July 30, 2012)

New Media, Old Regimes: Case Studies in Comparative Communication Law and Policy, by Lyombe S. Eko, is a collection of novel theoretical perspectives and case studies in comparative communication law. Through...


Understanding International Law through Moot Courts: Genocide, Torture, Habeas Corpus, Chemical Weapons, and the Responsibility to Protect

by Henry F. Carey, Stacey M. Mitchell, Brittany Bromfield & Robert J. Beck et al. Lexington Books (March 06, 2014)

Understanding International Law through Moot Courts analyzes five moot court cases held before the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court. These cases offer insight on the international...


Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness

by Ralph J. Temple Akashic Books (January 10, 2012)

The impassioned memoirs from one of America's leading civil liberties attorneys of the 20th century.


The United States and the International Criminal Court: National Security and International Law

by Carl Kaysen, Sarah B. Sewall, Leila Nadya Sadat & Robinson O. Everett et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 28, 2000)

A growing international consensus supports the idea of holding individuals responsible for the most egregious violations of human rights such as genocide. This consensus lies behind the recent efforts to create...


Toleration on Trial

by Stephen Macedo, Ingrid Creppell, George Klosko & Rainer Forst et al. Lexington Books (February 12, 2008)

Toleration on Trial offers the only multidisciplinary study available on the issue of toleration, in the context of deep and difficult conflicts over ideological, cultural, and identity issues in today's mobilized...


Politics and the Past: On Repairing Historical Injustices

by John Torpey Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 01, 2004)

Offering a nuanced, historically grounded, and critical perspective, this book presents a multidisciplinary exploration of the growing public controversy over reparations for historical injustices.


Protesting Power: War, Resistance, and Law

by Francis A. Boyle Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 13, 2007)

In this compelling book, distinguished activist lawyer Francis A. Boyle sounds an impassioned clarion call to citizen action against Bush administration policies both domestic and international. Boyle, who has...


International Law in the 21st Century: Rules for Global Governance

by Christopher C. Joyner Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 04, 2005)

In the freshest international law text in 20 years, Christopher C. Joyner offers a critical assessment of international legal rules in the early 21st century as they are applied by governments to the real world....


Gender, Conflict, and Peacekeeping

by Jane Parpart, Dyan Mazurana & Angela Raven-Roberts Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 17, 2005)

Peacekeeping has become a major international undertaking throughout the world, from Africa to the Americas, from Europe to Southeast Asia. Yet until now, there has been no systematic analysis of the key role...


The War on Terror: The Legal Dimension

by Col. James P. Terry Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 30, 2013)

Examining the legal dimension of the war on terror, James P. Terry carefully explores the myriad juridical concerns that must be addressed in prosecuting a war with few established legal boundaries.


Trials and Tribulations of International Prosecution

by Henry F. Carey & Stacey M. Mitchell Lexington Books (February 14, 2013)

This book examines the political and legal challenges of instating criminal prosecutions by international tribunals since their reestablishment a half century after the international military tribunals at Nuremberg...


Dying to Live

by Pierre-Claver Ndacyayisenga, Casey Roberts & Phil Taylor Baraka Books (May 15, 2013)

Pierre-Claver Ndacyayisenga was a history teacher in Kigali when he was forced to flee to the neighbouring Congo (Zaïre) with his wife and three children. Thus began a harrowing five-year voyage of 9781926824789...


Crime, Punishment, and Policing in China

by Børge Bakken Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 22, 2005)

Crime has long been a silent partner in China's march to modernization, just as law and order has become increasingly important in legitimizing the Chinese regime. This groundbreaking volume offers the first...


The Ethic of Traditional Communities and the Spirit of Healing Justice: Studies from Hollow Water, the Iona Community, and Plum Village

by Jarem Sawatsky & Rupert Ross Jessica Kingsley Publishers (January 15, 2009)

In this groundbreaking international comparative study on healing justice, the author examines a number of traditional communities. Sawatsky identifies the common patterns, themes, and imagination which these...


Cuban Counterpoints: The Legacy of Fernando Ortiz

by Mauricio A. Font & Alfonso W. Quiroz Lexington Books (December 23, 2004)

While Fernando Ortiz's contribution to our understanding of Cuba and Latin America more generally has been widely recognized since the 1940s, recently there has been renewed interest in this scholar and activist...


Immigration Questions & Answers

by Humberto S. Dominguez, Carl R. Baldwin & Steve Baldwin Allworth (August 11, 2020)

A Comprehensive, User-Friendly Guide for Anyone Planning to Live Temporarily or Permanently in the United States

The process of acquiring and retaining the right to visit or live in the United States is an interesting...


Without a Country

by J. Malcolm Garcia Hot Books (September 26, 2017)

Many Americans believe service in the military to be a quintessential way to demonstrate patriotism. We expect those who serve to be treated with respect and dignity. However, as in so many aspects of our politics,...


Policing Ferguson, Policing America

by Thomas Jackson Skyhorse (July 25, 2017)

Following the fatal shooting in broad daylight of unarmed African American Michael Brown by a white cop in August 2014, Ferguson, Missouri became the scene of protests that pitted law enforcement against locals...


The Last Lynching

by Anthony S. Pitch Skyhorse (March 22, 2016)

Nothing casts a more sinister shadow over our nation's history than the gruesome lynchings that happened between 1882 and 1937, claiming 4,680 victims. Often, in a show of racist violence, the lynchers tortured...


Grace and Justice on Death Row

by Brian W. Stolarz Skyhorse (October 04, 2016)

A Washington Post bestseller!

A chilling and compassionate look at how close an innocent man was to being put death with a foreword by Sister Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking.

What is worse than having...


The Shooting of Rabbit Wells

by William Loizeaux Arcade (September 22, 2015)

What put a white cop and a black youth on a tragic collision course? This moving account is more timely than ever.

On a frigid winter's night in 1973, William Rabbit" Wells, a young man of mixed race, was shot...


Blood in the Soil

by Carole Townsend Skyhorse (April 12, 2016)

Blood in the Soil is the first book about the investigation into the shooting of Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt and his country attorney in Gwinnett County, Georgia, in 1978. But this book is not primarily...


O.J. Is Innocent and I Can Prove It

by William C. Dear Skyhorse (November 11, 2014)

Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman were brutally murdered at her home on Bundy Drive in Brentwood, California, on the night of June 12, 1994. The days and weeks that followed were full of spectacle, including...


Justice Belied

by Sébastien Chartrand & John Philpot Baraka Books (October 03, 2014)

For the first time in a book, defence counsel, investigators, journalists, and academics pool their knowledge and experience to answer the burning questions. What has happened to the fundamental principles of...


Enemy of the State

by Prof. Michael A. Newton & Prof. Michael P. Scharf St. Martin's Press (September 15, 2008)

At 12:21 p.m., on October 19, 2005, Saddam Hussein was escorted into the Courtroom of the Iraqi High Tribunal in Baghdad for one of the most important and chaotic trials in history. For a year, two American...


The Black and the Blue

by Matthew Horace & Ron Harris Hachette Books (August 06, 2018)

During his 28-year career, Matthew Horace rose through the ranks from a police officer working the beat to a federal agent working criminal cases in some of the toughest communities in America to a highly decorated...


No More War

by Dan Kovalik & S. Brian Willson Hot Books (April 14, 2020)

"Kovalik helps cut through the Orwellian lies and dissembling which make so-called 'humanitarian' intervention possible." —Oliver Stone

War is the fount of all the worst human rights violations-including...


Roadmap to Hell

by Barbie Latza Nadeau Oneworld Publications (February 01, 2018)

From sex slaves to drug mules, The Daily Beast's Rome Bureau Chief uncovers a terrifying and intricate web of criminal activity right on Europe’s doorstep.

Chasing the money from kidnapped Nigerian hair braiders...


"I Am a Man"

by Joe Starita & Armando Durán Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2015)

In 1877, Chief Standing Bear's Ponca Indian tribe was forcibly removed from their Nebraska homeland and marched to Oklahoma--known then as Indian Territory--in what became the tribe's own Trail of Tears. "I...


East West Street

by Philippe Sands & David Rintoul Blackstone Publishing (May 24, 2016)

When human rights lawyer Philippe Sands received an invitation to deliver a lecture in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv, he began to uncover a series of extraordinary historical coincidences. It set him on...


The Nazi and the Psychiatrist

by Jack El-Hai & Arthur Morey Blackstone Publishing (September 10, 2013)

In1945, after his capture at the end of the Second World War, Hermann Göringarrived at an American-run detention center in war-torn Luxembourg, accompaniedby sixteen suitcases and a red hatbox. The suitcases...


Building the Wall

by Robert Schenkkan, Timothy Patrick McCarthy, Julian E. Zelizer & Douglas S. Massey Arcade (April 04, 2017)

In the tradition of Hamilton and Angels in America, a powerful, politically charged, dystopian drama that couldn’t be more timely.

Written in a “white-hot fury” on the eve of the 2016 election, the stunning...


Israeli Settlements

by Martin Blecher Hamilton Books (October 15, 2018)

Most research and analyses of Israel’s settlement enterprise has focused on the usage of particular paragraphs in the Geneva Convention. For over 50 years Israel has refuted the usage of the Geneva Convention...


An Island Apart

by Timothy Spangler Ankerwycke (February 01, 2018)

The book examines, country by country, the failures of European legal and political institutions that contributed to and led up to the Brexit vote. An Island Apart is a great resource to lawyers who practice...


For Equals Only

by Tina Fernandes Botts Lexington Books (September 15, 2018)

This book philosophically explores how changing conceptions of race and equality have affected Supreme Court interpretations of the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution over...


Ferguson's Fault Lines: The Race Quake That Rocked a Nation

by Kimberly Jade Norwood American Bar Association (August 01, 2016)

In almost every highly publicized case of police using deadly force and killing unarmed individuals, the person killed was an African American male. These incidents have caused dramatic erosion in public confidence...


The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Handbook

by Robert W. Tarun & Peter P. Tomczak American Bar Association (April 09, 2019)

With its comprehensive analysis of potential FCPA liabilities and sound practical suggestions as to how to deal with them, this book is a very valuable asset for both unseasoned and seasoned FCPA practitioners....


Law, History, and Justice

by Annette Weinke Berghahn Books (December 01, 2018)

Since the nineteenth century, the development of international humanitarian law has been marked by complex entanglements of legal theory, historical trauma, criminal prosecution, historiography, and politics....


The Law and Politics of Engaging De Facto States

by Benedikt Harzl Center for Transatlantic Relations SAIS (May 08, 2018)

The secessionist entities that emerged out of the turbulent upheavals in the 1990s in the South Caucasus have, over many years and with enormous external assistance, successfully defied the jurisdiction of their...


The Trial of Hissène Habré

by Celeste Hicks Zed Books (April 15, 2018)

  • The first published account of Hissène Habré’s trial and conviction

  • With the authority of the International Criminal Court under increasing pressure, Habre's trial offers an alternative model for challenging...

The Black and the Blue

by Matthew Horace & Ron Harris Hachette Books (August 07, 2018)

CNN law enforcement contributor Matthew Horace offers an unforgettable account of the racism, crimes, and colorlines that permeate America's law enforcement, and lays out a means for change.

Matthew Horace was...


Innovations in Refugee Protection

by Luise Druke Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (February 02, 2015)

This compendium synthesizes innovations of the UN High Commissioners for Refugees (UNHCR) since 1951. The book bridges the gap between academic and field work and uses Joseph Nye’s concept of «soft power»...


Criminal Law Dealing with Hate Crimes

by Christine Marie Shavers Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (July 15, 2014)

This study aims at providing a contribution to the current issue of hate crime. It analyzes the possibilities which are served by the German and the US American law to penalize bias-motivated crimes, while considering...


Protection of Human Life in Its Early Stage

by Alexander Stepkowski Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (March 12, 2014)

The book consists of thirteen studies examining different aspects of human life protection in the early stage of its development. The contributions are arranged in three parts. Part I focuses on theoretical...


Commercial Integration between the European Union and Mexico

by Gerhard Niedrist Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (June 11, 2014)

The economic integration between the European Union and Mexico is of strategic significance to both parts. The EU is Mexico’s second most important trading partner and an integral piece in the diversification...


Recht nach dem Arabischen Fruehling

by Bruno Menhofer & Dirk Otto Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (January 22, 2014)

Der von der Gesellschaft für arabisches und islamisches Recht herausgegebene Band enthält die Vorträge, die auf der Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft 2012 in Heidelberg gehalten wurden. Ergänzt werden diese...