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Criminals and Victims

W. David Allen

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762526
eISBN:
9780804777599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762526.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This book presents an economic analysis of decisions made by criminals and victims of crime before, during, and after a crime or victimization occurs. Its main purpose is to illustrate how the ... More


Epilogue

in Criminals and Victims

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762526
eISBN:
9780804777599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762526.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The study of the economics of crime and victimization is the central theme of this book. This epilogue summarizes the topics covered in book, from the analysis of crime planning and evidence ... More


The Rewards of Punishment: A Relational Theory of Norm Enforcement

Christine Horne

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804760218
eISBN:
9780804771221
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760218.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This book describes a new social theory of norms to provide an explanation of why people punish. Identifying mechanisms that link interdependence with norm enforcement, it reveals how social ... More


Hegel's Laws: The Legitimacy of a Modern Legal Order

William E. Conklin

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804750301
eISBN:
9780804779418
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804750301.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book serves as an introduction to Hegel's ideas on the nature of law. It examines whether state-centric domestic and international laws are binding upon autonomous individuals. The author also ... More


Conclusion: Yiddish As Antilanguage

in A Goy Who Speaks Yiddish: Christians and the Jewish Language in Early Modern Germany

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804781930
eISBN:
9780804782821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804781930.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

The alleged criminal tendencies of the Jews in early modern Germany was often linked to their wish to hurt Christians and Christian institutions, implying that Jews posed a threat to both religious ... More


Introduction

Victor M. Uribe-Uran

in Fatal Love: Spousal Killers, Law, and Punishment in the Late Colonial Spanish Atlantic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794633
eISBN:
9780804796316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794633.003.0010
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Addresses historiographical and theoretical issues, discussing the literatures on domestic violence, crime, in particular homicide, and legal history. It proposes that this study bridges the worlds ... More


Access to Justice: Domestic Violence, Laws, and Procedures

Victor M. Uribe-Uran

in Fatal Love: Spousal Killers, Law, and Punishment in the Late Colonial Spanish Atlantic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794633
eISBN:
9780804796316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794633.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Looks at canon or ecclesiastical and civil laws pertaining to marriage and marriage-related crimes in Spain and those in the colonies, and examines judicial procedures concerning the trial of public ... More


The Recommission of Crime: Recidivism

in Criminals and Victims

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762526
eISBN:
9780804777599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762526.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter presents an economic analysis of recividism or the recommission of crime. It illustrates the essentials of how the economic model of crime can be used as a framework for analyzing how a ... More


Who Are Victims? A Review

in Criminals and Victims

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762526
eISBN:
9780804777599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762526.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Victims are individuals who suffer harm as a consequence of a crime. This chapter examines the circumstances and behavior of victims, focusing on the actions taken by victims and the wider desire to ... More


Desiring Death

in The Time of the Crime: Phenomenology, Psychoanalysis, Italian Film

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758024
eISBN:
9780804786775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758024.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter explores the intimacy of vision and death in the film The Night Porter directed by Liliana Cavani. It explains that this film represents the return to the crime scene with respect to ... More


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