E-books: Legal Theory

  • Legal Geography: Perspectives and Methods book cover

    Legal Geography

    Perspectives and Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tayanah O’Donnell, Daniel F. Robinson, Josephine Gillespie

    This book is the first legal geography book to explicitly engage in method. It complements this by also bringing together different perspectives on the emerging school of legal geography. It explores human–environment interactions and showcases distinct environmental legal geography scholarship.…

    eBook – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Owned, An Ethological Jurisprudence of Property: From the Cave to the Commons book cover

    Owned, An Ethological Jurisprudence of Property

    From the Cave to the Commons, 1st Edition

    By Johanna Gibson

    This book draws upon domestication science to undertake a radical reappraisal of the jurisprudence of property and intellectual property. Bringing together animal studies and legal philosophy, it articulates a critique of dominant property models and relationships from the perspective of cognitive…

    eBook – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Big Data, Political Campaigning and the Law: Democracy and Privacy in the Age of Micro-Targeting book cover

    Big Data, Political Campaigning and the Law

    Democracy and Privacy in the Age of Micro-Targeting, 1st Edition

    Edited by Normann Witzleb, Moira Paterson, Janice Richardson

    In this multidisciplinary book, experts from around the globe examine how data-driven political campaigning works, what challenges it poses for personal privacy and democracy, and how emerging practices should be regulated. The rise of big data analytics in the political process has triggered…

    eBook – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge

  • Injustice for All: America's Dysfunctional Criminal Justice System and How to Fix It book cover

    Injustice for All

    America's Dysfunctional Criminal Justice System and How to Fix It, 1st Edition

    By Chris W Surprenant, Jason Brennan

    American criminal justice is a dysfunctional mess. Cops are too violent, the punishments are too punitive, and the so-called Land of the Free imprisons more people than any other country in the world. Understanding why means focusing on color—not only on black or white (which already has been…

    eBook – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Social Psychology and Justice book cover

    Social Psychology and Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Allan Lind

    This ground-breaking new volume reviews and extends theory and research on the psychology of justice in social contexts, exploring the dynamics of fairness judgments and their consequences. Perceptions of fairness, and the factors that cause and are caused by fairness perceptions, have long been…

    eBook – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • The Legal Consequences of Limited Statehood: Palestine in Multilateral Frameworks book cover

    The Legal Consequences of Limited Statehood

    Palestine in Multilateral Frameworks, 1st Edition

    By Shadi Sakran

    This book analyzes Palestine’s acceptance as a State in multilateral frameworks and its legal consequences.Using Palestine as a case study, this book argues that participation in a State-reserved regime is not determined by the traditional requisites of statehood. UNESCO membership unveils the…

    eBook – 2019-11-26
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Peoples, Consent and Rights: Troubling Subjects book cover

    Indigenous Peoples, Consent and Rights

    Troubling Subjects, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Young

    Analysing how Indigenous Peoples come to be identifiable as bearers of human rights, this book considers how individuals and communities claim the right of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) as Indigenous peoples. The basic notion of FPIC is that states should seek Indigenous peoples’ consent…

    eBook – 2019-11-19
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Universal Basic Income book cover

    Universal Basic Income

    1st Edition

    By Brian McDonough, Jessie Bustillos Morales

    Universal basic income is a controversial policy which is causing a stir amongst academics, politicians, journalists and policy-makers all over the world. The idea of receiving ‘money for nothing’, with no strings attached, has for a long time appeared a crazy or radical proposal. But today, this…

    eBook – 2019-11-14
    Routledge
    Key Ideas

  • Disputed Territories and International Criminal Law: Israeli Settlements and the International Criminal Court book cover

    Disputed Territories and International Criminal Law

    Israeli Settlements and the International Criminal Court, 1st Edition

    By Simon McKenzie

    It has been over 50 years since the beginning of the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian Territories. It is estimated that there are over 600,000 Israeli settlers living in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, and they are supported, protected, and maintained by the Israeli state. This book…

    eBook – 2019-11-08
    Routledge

  • Spatial Justice in the City book cover

    Spatial Justice in the City

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sophie Watson

    In the context of increasing division and segregation in cities across the world, along with pressing concerns around austerity, environmental degradation, homelessness, violence, and refugees, this book pursues a multidisciplinary approach to spatial justice in the city. Spatial justice has been…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Psychology’s Dream of the Courtroom book cover

    Psychology’s Dream of the Courtroom

    1st Edition

    By Greg Mogenson

    What contribution has “the law” made to the work of analyst and patient in the consulting room? And what insights may be drawn from putting psychology itself on trial? In this ground-breaking book, the use of legal metaphors and the courtroom analogy by Freud, Jung, and psychology more generally…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge

  • Law, Labour and the Humanities: Contemporary European Perspectives book cover

    Law, Labour and the Humanities

    Contemporary European Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tiziano Toracca, Angela Condello

    The ontology of work and the economics of value underpin the legal institution, with the existence of modern law predicated upon the subject as labourer. In contemporary Europe, labour is more than a mere economic relationship. Indeed, labour occupies a central position in human existence: since…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

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