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International Society—The Duty Either to Extradite or Prosecute

Jason Ralph

in Defending the Society of States: Why America Opposes the International Criminal Court and its Vision of World Society

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199214310
eISBN:
9780191706615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199214310.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter follows on from the previous by exploring how the pluralist – solidarist distinction at the heart of English School inquiry manifests itself in the question of whether states have a ... More


Nurturing Pillars of Society: Understanding and Working with the Young Generation in Hong Kong

Francis Wing-lin Lee

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028801
eISBN:
9789882207226
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028801.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The younger generation—those under the age of 25—account for more than a quarter of Hong Kong's population. A much misunderstood group, these people have special characteristics and needs, and some ... More


‘First Catch Your Criminal’: Obtaining Custody of Accused

Rachel Kerr

in The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia: An Exercise in Law Politics and Diplomacy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199263059
eISBN:
9780191601422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199263051.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the legal framework, politics, and logistics involved in the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia’s apprehension of the accused. It considers custody ... More


Powers of Arrest

Brice Dickson

in The European Convention on Human Rights and the Conflict in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199571383
eISBN:
9780191721854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571383.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the powers of arrest in Northern Ireland, showing how the European Court exercised a fairly ‘light touch’ control over army and police arrest powers under the emergency ... More


RESTORYING OUR LIVES: RESTORYING OUR LIVES: THE NEED FOR NARRATIVE DEVELOPMENT

William L Randall and A. Elizabeth McKim

in Reading Our Lives: The poetics of growing old

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195306873
eISBN:
9780199894062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306873.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter argues that the changes which accompany later life are actually an impetus for narrative development. Whereas aging is typically associated with cognitive decline, research in ... More


Compliance with Decisions of the International Court of Justice

Constanze Schulte

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199276721
eISBN:
9780191707667
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199276721.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book examines the compliance record of state parties to proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial body of the United Nations. It undertakes a ... More


The Changing Nature of Parole: Supervision and Services

Joan Petersilia

in When Prisoners Come Home: Parole and Prisoner Reentry

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195160864
eISBN:
9780199943395
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195160864.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter describes parole supervision (as distinguished from parole release) as it is practiced today. The major criticisms of parole release (e.g., unwarranted discretion and ineffectiveness) ... More


Christians and Animal Sacrifice in the Period up to ad 200

Maria‐Zoe Petropoulou

in Animal Sacrifice in Ancient Greek Religion, Judaism, and Christianity, 100 BC to AD 200

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199218547
eISBN:
9780191711503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199218547.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

The chapter summarizes Christian attitudes toward animal sacrifice in the first two centuries AD, with regard to both Greek and Jewish religion, and with a clear distinction between the period before ... More


The Due Process of Law

Alfred Denning

Published in print:
1980
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780406176080
eISBN:
9780191705113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780406176080.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Two central themes run through this book. The first is the workings of the various ‘measures authorised by the law so as to keep the streams of justice pure’ — that is to say, contempt of court, ... More


Detention Pending Charge or Trial

Brice Dickson

in The European Convention on Human Rights and the Conflict in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199571383
eISBN:
9780191721854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571383.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Article 5 of the European Convention makes it clear that detention may occur even if no arrest ensues (as with powers to examine travellers at ports, or to stop and question people on the streets), ... More


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