E-books: Law

  • The Lower Criminal Courts book cover

    The Lower Criminal Courts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alisa Smith, Sean Maddan

    This book explores misdemeanor courts in the United States by focusing on the processing of misdemeanor crimes and the resultant consequences of conviction, such as loss of employment and housing, the imposition of significant fines, and loss of liberty—all amounting to the criminalization of…

    eBook – 2019-05-22
    Routledge

  • Stigma, State Expressions and the Law: Implications of Freedom of Speech book cover

    Stigma, State Expressions and the Law

    Implications of Freedom of Speech, 1st Edition

    By Paul Quinn

    This book demonstrates the difficulties the law is likely to encounter in regulating the expressive activities of the state, particularly with regard to the stigmatization of vulnerable groups and minorities. Freedom of speech is indispensable to a democratic society, enabling it to operate with a…

    eBook – 2019-05-21
    Routledge

  • Unlocking Equity and Trusts book cover

    Unlocking Equity and Trusts

    7th Edition

    By Mohamed Ramjohn

    The extensively updated seventh edition of Unlocking Equity and Trusts will help you grasp the main concepts of Equity and Trusts with ease. Using straightforward language and explaining the law in a clear manner, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising.   Each chapter in the…

    eBook – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Unlocking the Law

  • Routledge Handbook of Law and Society in Latin America book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Law and Society in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Sieder, Karina Ansolabehere, Tatiana A. Alfonso Sierra

    An understanding of law and its efficacy in Latin America demands concepts distinct from the hegemonic notions of "rule of law" which have dominated debates on law, politics and society, and that recognize the diversity of situations and contexts characterizing the region. The Routledge Handbook of…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Maritime Disputes and International Law: Disputed Waters and Seabed Resources in Asia and Europe book cover

    Maritime Disputes and International Law

    Disputed Waters and Seabed Resources in Asia and Europe, 1st Edition

    By Constantinos Yiallourides

    The settlement of the maritime boundary disputes between China and Japan in the East China Sea, and between Greece and Turkey in the Aegean Sea, is politically deadlocked. While diplomatic settlement efforts have been ongoing for the past several decades, neither side in each case appears prepared…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Local Authority Property Management: Initiatives, Strategies, Re-organisation and Reform book cover

    Local Authority Property Management

    Initiatives, Strategies, Re-organisation and Reform, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Deakin

    First published in 1999, this volume aimed to provide a signpost marking a significant development in the transition from estate to property management in local authorities. It examines the debate that has surfaced in the property profession since the Audit Commission’s (AC 1988a, b) reports on…

    eBook – 2019-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines in Africa: A Regional Framework for Access book cover

    Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines in Africa

    A Regional Framework for Access, 1st Edition

    By Olasupo Owoeye

    A major target of Goal 3 of the Sustainable Development Goals adopted by the United Nations in 2015 is the elimination of ‘the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases’ and combating ‘hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases’. Intellectual…

    eBook – 2019-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Terrorism and State Surveillance of Communications book cover

    Terrorism and State Surveillance of Communications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Hale-Ross, David Lowe

    This book brings together leading counterterrorism experts, from academia and practice, to form an interdisciplinary assessment of the terrorist threat facing the United Kingdom and the European Union, focusing on how terrorists and terrorist organisations communicate in the digital age.…

    eBook – 2019-05-17
    Routledge

  • Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law: Global Perspectives in Theory and Practice book cover

    Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law

    Global Perspectives in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Josepha Close

    Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law examines the permissibility of amnesties for serious crimes in the contemporary international order. In the last few decades, there has been a growing tendency to consider that amnesties are prohibited in respect of certain grave crimes. However, the…

    eBook – 2019-05-16
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances in History, Culture and Theory: Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances book cover

    Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances in History, Culture and Theory

    Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susannah Wilson

    This volume is a new contribution to the dynamic scholarly discussion of the control and regulation of psychoactive substances in culture and society. Offering new critical reflections on the reasons prohibitions have historically arisen, the book analyses "prohibitions" as ambivalent and tenuous…

    eBook – 2019-05-16
    Routledge
    Warwick Series in the Humanities

  • Deviance Among Physicians: Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe book cover

    Deviance Among Physicians

    Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe, 1st Edition

    By Thaddeus L. Johnson, Natasha N. Johnson, Christina Policastro

    The concept of deviance is complex, given that norms vary considerably across groups, times, and places. Society tends to primarily recognize traditional portraits of deviants such as street-offenders and drug addicts. The label "deviant" is commonly cast upon society’s undesirables, but this…

    eBook – 2019-05-15
    Routledge

  • Researching Forensic Linguistics: Approaches and Applications book cover

    Researching Forensic Linguistics

    Approaches and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Georgina Heydon

    Researching Forensic Linguistics is an informative, hands-on guide to conducting research in forensic linguistics that can underpin legal and justice practices and address social justice problems involving language. Georgina Heydon takes readers step by step through the research process using case…

    eBook – 2019-05-15
    Routledge

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