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International and Comparative Criminal Justice - A Critical Introduction



25 July 2013

This book by Professor Mark Findlay explores the growing internationalisation of criminal justice as a phenomenon of global governance.

International and Comparative Criminal Justice - A Critical Introduction provides students with a critical understanding of the international institutions for regulating transnational crime, the development of alternative justice processes across the globe, and international and supra-national co-operation criminal justice policies and practices.

Key topics covered include:

  • The historical development of International Criminal Justice institutions and traditions
  • International Restorative Justice
  • Victim communities and collaborative justice
  • The relationship between crime and war
  • International Human Rights
  • The 'War on Terror'
  • The globalisation of crime and control
  • Developments in global governance, communitarian justice and accountability

Professor Mark Findlay is Chair in International Criminal Justice at the University of Leeds, Deputy Director of the Institute of Criminology at The University of Sydney, and a Senior Associate Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London.

Professor Findlay is a barrister of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and has worked as a research consultant for international agencies, governments and private consortia in many jurisdictions.


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