||Contents: Part I Criminology and Conflict: For criminology in international justice, Paul Roberts and Nesam McMillan; Criminalizing war: criminology as ceasefire, Vincenzo Ruggiero. Part II The Nature of Contemporary War: War as a network enterprise: the new security terrain and its implications, Mark Duffield; Shadows and sovereigns, Carolyn Nordstrom; The transformation of violence in Iraq, Penny Green and Tony Ward. Part III Genocide, Obedience and Crimes Against Humanity: Genocide: Sociology after the Holocaust, Zygmunt Bauman; Genocide, civilization and modernity, Michael Freeman; Genocide and the social production of immorality, Ruth Jamieson; Criminology confronts genocide: whose side are you on?, John Hagan and Wenona Rymond-Richmond; Crimes of Obedience: Violence without moral restraint, Herbert C. Kelman; Towards a criminology of crimes against humanity, Daniel Maier-Katkin, Daniel P. Mears and Thomas J. Bernard. Part IV Military Order/Gender Order: No more heroes: masculinity in the infantry, John Hockey; 'I didn't want to die so I joined them': structuration and the process of becoming boy soldiers in Sierra Leone, Richard Maclure and Myriam Denov; Bureaucratizing masculinities among Brazilian torturers and murders, Martha K. Huggins and Mika Haritos-Fatouros; Engendering (in)security in peace support operations, Paul Higate and Marsha Henry. Part V Gender and Victimisation: The continuum of violence, a gender perspective on war and peace, Cynthia Cockburn; War and rape: a preliminary analysis, Ruth Seifert; From sisterhood to non-recognition: instrumentalization of women's suffering in the war in the former Yugoslavia, Vesna Nikolic-Ristanovic; The body of the other man, Dubravka Zarkov; Recognising gender-based violence against civilian men and boys in conflict situations, Charli R. Carpenter. Part VI The War on Terror: Neither honesty nor hypocrisy: the legal reconstruction of tourture, Stanley Cohen; Representing war as punishment in the war on terror, Teresa Degenhardt; Abu Ghraib: imprisonment and the war on terror, Avery Gordon. Part VII The Post War Moment: Masculinities, the reduction of violence and the pursuit of peace, Raewyn Connell; Transitional justice genealogy, Ruti G. Teitel; Beyond legalism: towards a thicker understanding of transitional justice, Kieran McEvoy; Name index.