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Policing Human Rights

Policing Human Rights

Richard Martin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198855125
eISBN:
9780191889059
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855125.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Human rights are a common feature of police reform, rhetoric and regulation in many jurisdictions. Yet how human rights law might serve to regulate policing, function as a discourse for describing ... More

Normalizing Extreme ImprisonmentThe Case of Life Without Parole in California

Normalizing Extreme Imprisonment: The Case of Life Without Parole in California

Marion Vannier

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198827825
eISBN:
9780191866555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827825.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Normalizing Extreme Imprisonment offers a new explanation for how penal reforms and those driving them can end up normalizing, in the sense of making the public view as acceptable, incredibly severe ... More

On Crime, Society, and Responsibility in the work of Nicola Lacey

On Crime, Society, and Responsibility in the work of Nicola Lacey

Iyiola Solanke (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198852681
eISBN:
9780191887048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852681.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Few contemporary scholars have done more in their work to develop the idea of responsibility than Nicola Lacey. She ranks alongside HLA Hart and Antony Honore in developing approaches to ... More

Fundamentals of Criminal LawResponsibility, Culpability, and Wrongdoing

Fundamentals of Criminal Law: Responsibility, Culpability, and Wrongdoing

A P Simester

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198853145
eISBN:
9780191887468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853145.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book explores the theoretical principles underlying the general part of the criminal law. It demonstrates how the major general part doctrines governing actus reus, mens rea, and defences are ... More

Doing Justice, Preventing Crime

Doing Justice, Preventing Crime

Michael Tonry

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780195320503
eISBN:
9780197523094
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195320503.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

In the 2020s, no informed person disagrees that punishment policies and practices in the United States are unprincipled, chaotic, and much too often unjust. The financial costs are enormous. The ... More

Guilty Acts, Guilty Minds

Guilty Acts, Guilty Minds

Stephen P. Garvey

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190924324
eISBN:
9780190924355
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190924324.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Philosophy of Law

“You can’t be convicted of a crime without a guilty act and a guilty mind.” A lawyer might express the same idea using Latin: “You can’t be convicted of a crime without actus reus and mens rea.” ... More

The Myth of Judicial Independence

The Myth of Judicial Independence

Mike McConville and Luke Marsh

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198822103
eISBN:
9780191861192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198822103.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book on the criminal justice system is uniquely positioned to examine judicial claims to independence, the politics of the judiciary, the rule of law, and the role of the executive in the ... More

Respect and Criminal Justice

Respect and Criminal Justice

Gabrielle Watson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198833345
eISBN:
9780191871689
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833345.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Respect and Criminal Justice offers the first study of ‘respect’ in criminal justice in England and Wales, where the value is elusive but of persisting significance. The book takes the form of a ... More

Neighbourhood PolicingThe Rise and Fall of a Policing Model

Neighbourhood Policing: The Rise and Fall of a Policing Model

Martin Innes, Colin Roberts, Trudy Lowe, and Helen Innes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198783213
eISBN:
9780191830396
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198783213.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Neighbourhood Policing is one of the most significant and high-profile innovations in UK policing of recent times. It has also been one of the most successful, garnering widespread political and ... More

Evaluating Police Uses of Force

Evaluating Police Uses of Force

Seth W. Stoughton, Jeffrey J. Noble, and Geoffrey P. Alpert

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479814657
eISBN:
9781479830480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479814657.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The use of force by police has proven to be a challenging and divisive issue in the United States, and for good reason. Philosophically, the government’s use of violence against community members is ... More

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