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Book Review: The Routledge Handbook on Chinese Criminology Oxan, UK

Book Review:L. Cao, I.Y. Sun, and B. Heberton (eds.). (2014) The Routledge Handbook on Chinese Criminology Oxan, UK: Routledge. pp. 352 (HB). $317.16 (Indigo); $180.42 e-version on Amazon Reviewed by: John Winterdyk Department of Economics, Justice, and Policy Studies, Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB. CANADAT3E 6K6 jwinterdyk@mtroyal.ca Routledge has produced a number of international handbooks and this […]

Book Review: Modern Orientals, Muslims in the West Abul Kasem’s Misinterpretations and Blasphemy

Book Review: Modern Orientals, Muslims in the West Abul Kasem’s Misinterpretations and Blasphemy Fasihuddin (PSP) A. Modern Orientals In the series of my coloumns against the pseudo-intellectuals and perverted writers like Sujit Das, today I have discussed in my coloumn, published in Daily Aaj, Peshawar (April 3, 2012), the basic flaws in the writings of Abul Kasem […]

Investigation of Juveniles by Police Under Juvenile Justice System A Study of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police Regarding Knowledge of JJSO-2000

Investigation of Juveniles by Police Under Juvenile Justice System A Study of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police Regarding Knowledge of JJSO-2000 Saif Abbasi, Anas Baryal & Kiran Seenen Abstract Individuals of age less than 18 years committing an offence get in touch with police at the very first movement within the Juvenile Justice System throughout the world. Realistic accomplishment of […]

Intelligence Aspects in Police Basic Training and Countering Terrorism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Intelligence Aspects in Police Basic Training and Countering Terrorism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan Farhat Ullah, Basharat Hussain & Imran Ahmad Sajid Abstract The study was conducted to find out Intelligence aspects of police basic training and its significance and role in responding to terrorism in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. This research answers the questions such […]

Media, Violence and the Culture of Victimization: A Sociological Analysis of the Socio-cultural and Psychological Impacts of Media on Youth

Media, Violence and the Culture of Victimization: A Sociological Analysis of the Socio-cultural and Psychological Impacts of Media on Youth Arab Naz, Asghar Khan, Waseem Khan, Gauhar Saeed & Nasim Khan Abstract Exposure to violence in media, including television, movies, music and video games, represents a significant risk to children and adolescent’s personality and growth. Extensive research evidences […]

Bakunin Model of Anarchism and Militancy in Swat, Pakistan

Bakunin Model of Anarchism and Militancy in Swat, Pakistan Khurshaid & Zafar Khan, Saima Gul & Noor Sanauddin Abstract The research is designed to study the tactics of the fighting of Taliban in the valley of Swat (Pakistan). The theory of anarchism is helpful in understanding their techniques. Anarchism has been explained and aptly applied here. The […]

Does Lack of Legislative Reforms Lead to Practices Like Women as Compensation in Pakhtoon Culture?

Does Lack of Legislative Reforms Lead to Practices Like Women as Compensation in Pakhtoon Culture? Fazal Hanan, Mussawar Shah, Bushra Shafi & Abasullah Jan Abstract The present study was aimed at discovering the hidden facts causing the women as compensation practices in pukhtoon culture in Disttswat, Kohistan.A sample size of 205 respondents out of 369 were randomly through […]

Evidentiary Standards for Sexual Offenses in Islam

Evidentiary Standards for Sexual Offenses in Islam Fida Mohammad & Richard Lee Abstract This paper analyzes criminal procedure and evidentiary standards for sexual offenses in Islam, detailing the sources of Islamic laws in general andthe laws of privacy in particular— including slander, and adultery. The particular focus is an examination of the evidentiary process in […]

Nigel Akkara: From A Sociological Perspective

Nigel Akkara: From A Sociological Perspective Tumpa Mukherjee Abstract Nigel Akkara is a businessman and actor in Kolkata, India. But as a teenager he went astray reaching the abyss of crime and then underwent an extra-ordinary transformation. He was arrested in 2000 and charged with crimes ranging from murder, extortion, and kidnapping. While confined at the […]