This ground-breaking collection examines the erosion of the legal boundaries traditionally dividing civil detention from criminal punishment. The contributors empirically demonstrate how the mentally ill, non-citizen immigrants, and enemy combatants are treated like criminals in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Professional & Vocational
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147 x 223 x 21 mm
458 g Pages:
255 pages, XXIV, 255 p. pagesTitle: