Torture as an element of social control in the 21st century (political and legal aspects)

The paper is focused on research of the phenomenon of torture in the XXI century. In the paper, the author presents a thesis that explains not only the resumption of torture as a phenomenon in the second half of the XX century but also spreading of the phenomenon of torture in the XXI century with…

Prisoners classification policy and international standards of human rights

The article is focused on topical issues of classification of prisoners in the context of international human rights standards. The article analyzes the classification of prisoners as one of the main components of the correctional process, which affects the orderly operation of the prison. A well-functioning classification system is an indicator of effective and efficient…

«Malleus Maleficarum» of modern society: preconditions and prevalence of torture in XXI century and the policy of combating torture.

The main idea of this paper refers to the resumption of torture as a phenomenon in ХХ century and also the spread of this undoubtedly disgusting phenomenon in the new Millennium. It is it linked to the category of «security», which has become a pagan cult of modern society.