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The Crime of Aggression at the International Criminal Court  

Sean D. Murphy

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Jan 2015
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Jun 2016
This chapter focuses on the International Criminal Court’s jurisdiction over the crime of aggression. The discussion provides background to the crime of aggression and the resulting ... More

Crime, Security, and Information Communication Technologies: The Changing Cybersecurity Threat Landscape and its Implications for Regulation and Policing  

David S. Wall

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Jul 2017
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Feb 2017
Networked digital technologies have transformed crime to a point that ‘cybercrime’ is here to stay. In the future, society will be forced to respond to a broad variety of networked crimes ... More

Criminology  

Mariana Valverde and Pat O’Malley

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Nov 2014
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Mar 2015
This chapter examines the identity crisis that currently afflicts the field of criminology. Arguing that “criminology” must be viewed as a bundle of several distinct disciplines with ... More

Homicide  

Guyora Binder

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Nov 2014
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Mar 2015
This chapter explores the development of homicide law in England and the United States. It begins by arguing that homicide law plays an important role in vindicating victims and ... More

Piracy  

Anna Petrig

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Mar 2015
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Jun 2016
This chapter begins with discussions of the necessity of a counter-piracy legal regime; forms of contemporary piracy; and the applicable legal framework and its historical roots. It then ... More

Theories of Crime and Punishment  

Emmanuel Melissaris

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Nov 2014
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Mar 2015
This chapter examines the central issues for the justification of criminalization and punishment in the context of criminal law. Specifically, it considers whether there is a class of ... More

Theories of Criminalization  

Tatjana Hörnle

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Nov 2014
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Mar 2015
This chapter examines theories of criminalization. It first considers the impact of constitutional law on criminalization and constitutional courts’ tendency to avoid declaring criminal ... More

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