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Cry of Murder on BroadwayA Woman's Ruin and Revenge in Old New York

Cry of Murder on Broadway: A Woman's Ruin and Revenge in Old New York

Julie Miller

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751486
eISBN:
9781501751509
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751486.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This book shows how a woman's desperate attempt at murder came to momentarily embody the anger and anxiety felt by many people at a time of economic and social upheaval and expanding expectations for ... More

Lawmaking under PressureInternational Humanitarian Law and Internal Armed Conflict

Lawmaking under Pressure: International Humanitarian Law and Internal Armed Conflict

Giovanni Mantilla

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752582
eISBN:
9781501752605
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752582.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This book analyzes the origins and development of the international humanitarian treaty rules that now exist to regulate internal armed conflict. Until well into the twentieth century, states allowed ... More

Urban Gun ViolenceSelf-Help Organizations as Healing Sites, Catalysts for Change, and Collaborative Partners

Urban Gun Violence: Self-Help Organizations as Healing Sites, Catalysts for Change, and Collaborative Partners

Melvin Delgado

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197515518
eISBN:
9780197515549
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197515518.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Crime and Justice

Gun violence is a national threat and no more so than in the nation’s urban communities, particularly taking its toll on people of color. Self-help organizations focused on gun violence are vehicles ... More

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