Elizabeth StanleyFriends of ISCI
Elizabeth Stanley is a Professor and Director of the Institute of Criminology, at Te Herenga Waka/Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. Her research focuses on state crime, human rights, incarceration and issues of justice, and she has published on these issues with regard to events in New Zealand, South Africa, Chile, Timor-Leste, West Papua and the UK. Her publications include: ‘The Aotearoa Handbook of Criminology‘ (Auckland University Press, 2021); ‘Human Rights and Incarceration’ (Palgrave, 2018); ‘State Crime and Resistance’ (Routledge, 2013) and ‘Torture, Truth and Justice’ (Routledge, 2009). Her monograph ‘The Road to Hell’ (Auckland University Press, 2016) contributed to the 2018 establishment of a Royal Commission into Abuse in Care in New Zealand. She held a prestigious Rutherford Discovery Fellowship from 2014-2019.
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28 Mar 2011
State Crime and Resistance
The capacity of state officials and state institutions to kill, maim, exploit, repress or cause widespread human...
31 Oct 2010
A Critical Introduction to Torture
Torture is commonplace. Amnesty International estimates that torture is inflicted by over three quarters of the worlds...