xii, 325 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: law, crime, and justice in transitional Russia / William Alex Pridemore Presidential power : the struggle for hegemony / Richard Sakwa Russian political parties, the Duma, and the welfare state / Linda J. Cook The creation of an independent judiciary and the changing nature of courts and the courtroom / Olga Schwartz The criminal procedure code of 2001 : will it make Russian justice more fair? / Peter H. Solomon Crime Flex organizing and the clan-state : perspectives on crime and corruption in the new Russia / Janine R. Wedel Patterns of violent crime in Russia / Natalia S. Gavrilova, Leonid A. Gavrilov, Victoria G. Semyonova, Galina N. Evdokushkina, and Alla E. Ivanova Violence against women in Russia / Janet E. Johnson Russia's efforts to combat human trafficking : efficient crime groups versus irresolute societies and uncoordinated states / Louise I. Shelley and Robert W. Orttung The ugly side of capitalism and democracy : the development of the illegal drug market in post-soviet Russia / Letizia Paoli Justice Injecting drug use and HIV : harm-reduction programs and the Russian legal system / William E. Butler Juvenile crime and justice in post-soviet Russia / Daniel G. Rodeheaver and James L. Williams Policing in post-soviet Russia / Adrian Beck and Annette Robertson The Russian correctional system during the transition / Roy King and Laura Piacentini Conclusion: the prospects of law, crime, and justice in Russia / William Alex Pridemore.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-314) and index.