Pursuing Justice: Traditional and Contemporary Issues in Our Communities and the World

3,86 valoración promedio
( 7 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780323294591: Pursuing Justice: Traditional and Contemporary Issues in Our Communities and the World
Reseña del editor:

Pursuing Justice, Second Edition, examines the issue of justice by considering the origins of the idea, formal systems of justice, current global issues of justice, and ways in which justice might be achieved by individuals, organizations, and the global community. Part 1 demonstrates how the idea of justice has emerged over time, starting with religion and philosophy, then moving to the justice as a concern of the state, and finally to the concept of social justice. Part 2 outlines the very different mechanisms used by various nations for achieving state justice, including systems based on common law, civil law, and Islamic law, with a separate discussion of the US justice system. Part 3 focuses on four contemporary issues of justice: war, genocide, slavery, and the environment. Finally, Part 4 shows how individuals and organizations can go about pursuing justice, and describes the rise of global justice.

This updated timely book helps students understand the complexities and nuances of a society's pursuit of justice. It provides students with the foundations of global justice systems, integrating Greek philosophies and major religious perspectives into a justice perspective, and contributes to undergraduate understanding of international justice bodies, NGOs, and institutions.

  • New edition is completely updated and revised to achieve relevance for today's students
  • Covers concepts of justice as well as ideas for pursuing and achieving justice
  • Examines how our modern laws began, and traces their evolution to today's laws
  • Presents concepts and issues in justice studies as well as a comparison of several systems of law
  • Teaching resources include discussion questions and real-world examples

Biografía del autor:

Dr. Ralph A. Weisheit is a Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice at Illinois State University. Weisheit has conducted extensive research on illicit drugs, rural crime, and rural justice, and is the author of eight books and numerous journal articles, book chapters, and solicited essays. Dr. Frank Morn, Professor Emeritus at Illinois State University, is the author of a variety of textbooks on criminal justice and its history. He has won three teaching awards while at the University of Illinois (1980, 1982) and Illinois State University (2000). Morn, who was a Fulbright scholar posted in Lanzhou, China, has also done consulting for criminal justices agencies in England, Spain, and Russia.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Weisheit, Ralph A., Morn, Frank
Editorial: Routledge
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Firehouse Liquidation
(Vancouver, WA, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Routledge. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New! Ships next business day!. Nº de ref. de la librería OFH-2990000526823

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,59
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,90
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Ralph A. Weisheit And Frank Morn
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
book-net
(Sugarland, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0323294596SBK

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 29,57
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Weisheit
Editorial: Taylor & Francis (2014)
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
textbooksNow
(Westchester, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Taylor & Francis, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. 2nd Edition. 2nd Edition-Inventory is subject to prior sale. SHIPPING: Only Standard shipping to PO Boxes. We are not able to ship to APO/FPOs or Internationally. Orders are shipped from Illinois. Nº de ref. de la librería 5880070N1

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 38,20
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Weisheit, Ralph A.
Editorial: Elsevier Science Ltd (2014)
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Cantidad: 15
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Elsevier Science Ltd, 2014. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VT-9780323294591

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 38,37
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Ralph A. Weisheit, Frank Morn
Editorial: Taylor Francis Inc, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Taylor Francis Inc, United States, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 2nd Revised edition. 234 x 188 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Pursuing Justice, Second Edition, examines the issue of justice by considering the origins of the idea, formal systems of justice, current global issues of justice, and ways in which justice might be achieved by individuals, organizations, and the global community. Part 1 demonstrates how the idea of justice has emerged over time, starting with religion and philosophy, then moving to the justice as a concern of the state, and finally to the concept of social justice. Part 2 outlines the very different mechanisms used by various nations for achieving state justice, including systems based on common law, civil law, and Islamic law, with a separate discussion of the US justice system. Part 3 focuses on four contemporary issues of justice: war, genocide, slavery, and the environment. Finally, Part 4 shows how individuals and organizations can go about pursuing justice, and describes the rise of global justice. This updated timely book helps students understand the complexities and nuances of a society s pursuit of justice.It provides students with the foundations of global justice systems, integrating Greek philosophies and major religious perspectives into a justice perspective, and contributes to undergraduate understanding of international justice bodies, NGOs, and institutions. * New edition is completely updated and revised to achieve relevance for today s students * Covers concepts of justice as well as ideas for pursuing and achieving justice * Examines how our modern laws began, and traces their evolution to today s laws * Presents concepts and issues in justice studies as well as a comparison of several systems of law * Teaching resources include discussion questions and real-world examples. Nº de ref. de la librería AAZ9780323294591

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 42,01
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Ralph A. Weisheit, Frank Morn
Editorial: Taylor Francis Inc, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Taylor Francis Inc, United States, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 2nd Revised edition. 234 x 188 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Pursuing Justice, Second Edition, examines the issue of justice by considering the origins of the idea, formal systems of justice, current global issues of justice, and ways in which justice might be achieved by individuals, organizations, and the global community. Part 1 demonstrates how the idea of justice has emerged over time, starting with religion and philosophy, then moving to the justice as a concern of the state, and finally to the concept of social justice. Part 2 outlines the very different mechanisms used by various nations for achieving state justice, including systems based on common law, civil law, and Islamic law, with a separate discussion of the US justice system. Part 3 focuses on four contemporary issues of justice: war, genocide, slavery, and the environment. Finally, Part 4 shows how individuals and organizations can go about pursuing justice, and describes the rise of global justice. This updated timely book helps students understand the complexities and nuances of a society s pursuit of justice.It provides students with the foundations of global justice systems, integrating Greek philosophies and major religious perspectives into a justice perspective, and contributes to undergraduate understanding of international justice bodies, NGOs, and institutions. * New edition is completely updated and revised to achieve relevance for today s students * Covers concepts of justice as well as ideas for pursuing and achieving justice * Examines how our modern laws began, and traces their evolution to today s laws * Presents concepts and issues in justice studies as well as a comparison of several systems of law * Teaching resources include discussion questions and real-world examples. Nº de ref. de la librería AAZ9780323294591

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 42,27
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Ralph Weisheit, Frank Morn
Editorial: Taylor and Francis 2014-07-07, Amsterdam (2014)
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Taylor and Francis 2014-07-07, Amsterdam, 2014. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780323294591

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 40,16
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,41
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Ralph A. Weisheit, Frank Morn
Editorial: Taylor & Francis Inc
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 5
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Taylor & Francis Inc. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW PRINT ON DEMAND., Pursuing Justice: Traditional and Contemporary Issues in Our Communities and the World (2nd Revised edition), Ralph A. Weisheit, Frank Morn, Pursuing Justice, Second Edition, examines the issue of justice by considering the origins of the idea, formal systems of justice, current global issues of justice, and ways in which justice might be achieved by individuals, organizations, and the global community. Part 1 demonstrates how the idea of justice has emerged over time, starting with religion and philosophy, then moving to the justice as a concern of the state, and finally to the concept of social justice. Part 2 outlines the very different mechanisms used by various nations for achieving state justice, including systems based on common law, civil law, and Islamic law, with a separate discussion of the US justice system. Part 3 focuses on four contemporary issues of justice: war, genocide, slavery, and the environment. Finally, Part 4 shows how individuals and organizations can go about pursuing justice, and describes the rise of global justice. This updated timely book helps students understand the complexities and nuances of a society's pursuit of justice. It provides students with the foundations of global justice systems, integrating Greek philosophies and major religious perspectives into a justice perspective, and contributes to undergraduate understanding of international justice bodies, NGOs, and institutions. * New edition is completely updated and revised to achieve relevance for today's students * Covers concepts of justice as well as ideas for pursuing and achieving justice * Examines how our modern laws began, and traces their evolution to today's laws * Presents concepts and issues in justice studies as well as a comparison of several systems of law * Teaching resources include discussion questions and real-world examples. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780323294591

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 37,12
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,90
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Ralph A. Weisheit, Frank Morn
Editorial: Routledge 2014-07-07 (2014)
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Cantidad: 3
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Routledge 2014-07-07, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-GRD-05118444

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 41,72
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,40
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Frank Morn; Ralph A. Weisheit
Editorial: Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 0323294596 ISBN 13: 9780323294591
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Routledge, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0323294596

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 45,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda