Fall Syllabus

Spring Syllabus

Section 1 Reading Materials:

"Justice, and the Justice Network"

"Liberty vs Order"

"Night of the Long Knives," from Wikipedia

Section 2 Reading Materials:

"Worse Than War," PBS film on Genocide

Film Documentary on the Rape of Nanjing

Painting of the Rape of Nanjing, from the Nanjing Holocaust Museum

Synopsis of the movie, "The Killing Fields"

Court Hears Khmer Rouge Slit Prisoner Throats, Ate Organs, AFP Press

Photo of 23 Year-old Joseph Stalin

Photo of 33 Year-old Mao Zedong

Dachau: The Medical Experiments, by Blaha

Birkenau Extermination Camp, by Bendel

Auschwitz: The Gas Chamber, by Litwinska

Holocaust Testimony

Lt. Erwin Bingel's account of the massacres in Uman and Vinnitsa

The Last Jew in Vinnitsa, 1941

Execution of Jews in Kiev

Synanon, drawn from Ofshe

Photo of Adolph Eichmann (taken in 1940)

Photo of Reinhardt Heydrich (taken in 1942)

Section 3 Reading Materials

The Making of a Monster, by di Giovanni

Yugoslavian War Crime Tribunal articles

"Justice and the Killing Fields," The Economist

International Law, by Friedman

Twenty-Two International Crimes in the Jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice

International Law and Crimes of the State

To Dick Cheney, The Facts Just Don't Matter, USA Today

INTERPOL, by Imhoff and Butler  

Section 4 Reading Materials:

Capital Punishment Updates, U.S. Department of Justice

Capital Punishment in China

Capital Punishment in England

Capital Punishment in India

Capital Punishment in Japan

Capital Punishment in Russia

Capital Punishment in Saudi Arabia

Capital Punishment in Texas

Death Penalty Facts, ProCon.org

Death Penalty Information Center

International Death Sentences and Executions, Amnesty International

U.S. Death Penalty Facts, Amnesty International

Pope Francis call for Abolishing Death Penalty and Life Imprisonment, Francis X. Rocca



Reading Materials:

Crime and Justice in Venezuela - Part 1

Crime and Justice in Venezuela - Part 2

China's Criminal Justice System, by Belkin

The Criminal Justice System of Japan

The Criminal Justice System of India, by Thilagaraj

Australia and the U.S.:  Two Common Justice Systems Uncommonly at Odds (Part 1), by Marcus and Waye

Australia and the U.S.:  Two Common Justice Systems Uncommonly at Odds (Part 2), by Marcus and Waye

The Legal System of Russia

The Legal System of England

The Legal System of Saudi Arabia

The Legal System of the Republic of Turkey

The Legal System of Brazil

Explaining Imprisonment in Europe, by Lappi-Seppala

Crime and Justice in Germany, by Oberwittler of Hofer 

Human Trafficking in Scotland, by Lebov

Criminology, Crime, and Criminal Justice in Lithuania, by Dobryninas and Sakalauskas

Self-Reported Youth Delinquency in Europe and Beyond, by Enzmann, et al

Criminology, Crime, and Criminal Justice in Slovenia, by Mesko and Jere

Crime and Criminal Justice in Poland, by Krajewski

Crime and Justice in Spain, by Barberet

Crime and Justice in France, by Maillard and Roche

Crime, Crime Control, and Criminology in Post-Communist Estonia, by Saar

Insecurities about Crime in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, by Gerber, et al

Crime and Criminology in Sweden, by Estrada, et al

Crime, Criminal Justice, and Criminology in Belgium, by Daems, et al

Crime and Justice in Switzerland, by Eisner and Killias

Crime, Criminal Justice, and Criminology in Greece, by Lambropoulou

Criminology and Criminal Justice in Malta, by Calafato and Knepper

Crime and Justice in the Republic of Ireland, by O'Donnell

Tough on Crime, Soft on Constitutional Guarantees:  The Case of Hungary, by Hack and Fleck

Criminology, Crime, and Criminal Justice in Finland , by Lappi-Seppala

Crime, Criminology and Criminal Justice in Scotland, by McAra

Multiple Identities and Crime:  A Study of Antillean Women and Girls in the Netherlands, by Althoff 

Criminology in the Netherlands, by Swaaningen

Crime and Criminal Policy in Iceland, by Olafsdottir and Bragodottir

The Judicial System of Iran

Crime in Mexico

Crime in South Africa

Crime in Russia

Crime in Brazil