Crime and Criminal Justice in Europe and Canada.

8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; vi - 339 pp. Contents: Aspects of the Criminal Law, Crime, Criminal Process and Punishment in Europe and Canada, 1500-1935 (Knafla); Refinement of English Criminal Jurisprudence, 1500-1848 (Baker); Criminal Jurisprudence in Ancien-Regime France: The Parlement of Paris in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries (Soman); Meanings of the Criminal Law in Quebec, 1764-1774 (Hay); English Thinking About Crime, 1530-1620 (Curtis & Hale); Judicial Records and Measurement of Crime in Eighteenth-Century England (Beattie); Measurement of Crime in Nineteenth-Century Canada: Some Methodological and Philosophical Problems (Chapman); Women and Crime in Canada in the Early Eighteenth Century, 1712-1759 (Lachance); "Not Guilty By Reason of Insantity": Historical Roots of the Canadian Insanity Defence, 1843-1920 (Verdun-Jones); Patterns of Prairie Crime: Calgary, 1875-1939 (Thorner & Watson); Adapting Our Justice System to the Cultural Needs of Canada's North (Morrow); Punishment During the Ancien Regime: Case of the Eighteenth-Century Dutch Republic (Diederike); Convict Life in Canadian Federal Penitentiaries, 1867-1900 (Calder); Theory and the History of Criminal Justice (Spierenburg); A Philosophical Perspective on Historical Research into Law (Byron Henderson). Footnotes. A clean, tight volume.

Title: Crime and Criminal Justice in Europe and Canada.

Author Name: Knafla, Louis (Editor) (J. H. Baker, Alfred Soman, Douglas Hay, T. C. Curtis, F. M. Hale, J. M. Beattie, Terry Chapman, Andre Lachance, Simon Verdun-James, T. Thorner, N. Watson, W. G. Morrow, Herman Diederiks, W. A. Calder, Pieter Spierenburg . .)

Categories: History,

Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, Calgary Institute for the Humanities / Wilfrid Laurier University Press.: 1981

ISBN Number: 0889201188

ISBN Number 13: 9780889201187

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 19368

Keywords: Law, Crime, Criminal Justice, Europe, Canada Punishment, Criminal Jurisprudence Ancien-Regime France, Parliment of Paris, Quebec Measurement of Crime, Parlement Insantity Defence, Convict Life, History