criminal law, criminal justice
Featuring the work of over 200 scholars and practitioners from around the world, the Encyclopedia presents an accessible and uniquely far-reaching set of entries on topics associated with crime and criminal justice. Within this flagship work, the incredible breadth and depth of the field is captured by a diverse and international range of contributors. The Encyclopedia is curated by a team of globally renowned scholars and is ambitious in its scope – comprising thematic, regional and comparative coverage with an emphasis on international and European criminal law. Entries give a concise summary of the accumulated knowledge on their topic, followed by a list of references to facilitate further study.
Robert Currie & Adelina Iftene, “Canada” in Pedro Caeiro et al, eds, Elgar Encyclopedia of Crime and Criminal Justice (Northampton, Massachusetts: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2022).