• Public Policy and Land Exchange: Choice, law, and praxis book cover

    Public Policy and Land Exchange

    Choice, law, and praxis, 1st Edition

    By Giancarlo Panagia

    This original contribution to the field is the first to bring economic sociology theory to the study of federal land exchanges. By blending public choice theory with engaging case studies that contextualize the tactics used by land developers, this book uses economic sociology to help challenge the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict book cover

    Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan C. Tidwell, Barry Scott Zellen

    Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict presents an original comparative study of indigenous land and property rights worldwide. The book explores how the ongoing constitutional, legal and political integration of indigenous peoples into contemporary society has impacted on indigenous institutions…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Vagrancy in Law and Practice under the Old Poor Law book cover

    Vagrancy in Law and Practice under the Old Poor Law

    1st Edition

    By Audrey Eccles

    In eighteenth-century England, the law surrounding vagrancy was complicated, and practice stood in complex relationship to law. Drawing on extensive archival research and in-depth study of both statute law and local administrative records, this book examines the complexities of vagrancy law and the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Devising, Dying and Dispute: Probate Litigation in Early Modern England book cover

    Devising, Dying and Dispute

    Probate Litigation in Early Modern England, 1st Edition

    By Lloyd Bonfield

    Seventeenth-century England was a country obsessed with property rights. For only those who owned property were considered to have a vested interest in the maintenance of law, order and social harmony. As such, establishing the ownership of 'things' was a constant concern for all people, and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Democracies and the Shock of War: The Law as a Battlefield book cover

    Democracies and the Shock of War

    The Law as a Battlefield, 1st Edition

    By Marc Cogen

    Over the course of the twentieth century, democracies demonstrated an uncanny ability to win wars when their survival was at stake. As this book makes clear, this success cannot be explained merely by superior military equipment or a particular geographical advantage. Instead, it is argued that the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Earth Jurisprudence: Private Property and the Environment book cover

    Earth Jurisprudence

    Private Property and the Environment, 1st Edition

    By Peter D. Burdon

    The idea of human dominion over nature has become entrenched by the dominant rights-based interpretation of private property. Accordingly, nature is not attributed any inherent value and becomes merely the matter of a human property relationship. Earth Jurisprudence: Private Property and the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-26
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Music and Copyright: The Case of Delius and His Publishers book cover

    Music and Copyright: The Case of Delius and His Publishers

    1st Edition

    By Robert Montgomery, Robert Threlfall

    Delius was born in 1862, twenty-four years before the signing in 1886 of the Berne Convention, the international convention for the protection of literary and artistic works of which Great Britain was a founder member. During Delius's lifetime came the birth of the record industry, the development…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Readers, Texts and Compilers in the Earlier Middle Ages: Studies in Medieval Canon Law in Honour of Linda Fowler-Magerl book cover

    Readers, Texts and Compilers in the Earlier Middle Ages

    Studies in Medieval Canon Law in Honour of Linda Fowler-Magerl, 1st Edition

    By Martin Brett

    Edited by Kathleen G. Cushing

    Reflecting the focus but also range of their honorand's work in medieval canon law in the era before Gratian, the essays in this volume explore the creation and transmission of canonical texts and the motives of their compilers but also address the issues of how the law was interpreted and used by…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge
    Church, Faith and Culture in the Medieval West

  • Dickens and the Rise of Divorce: The Failed-Marriage Plot and the Novel Tradition book cover

    Dickens and the Rise of Divorce

    The Failed-Marriage Plot and the Novel Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Kelly Hager

    Questioning a literary history that, since Ian Watt's Rise of the Novel, has privileged the courtship plot, Kelly Hager proposes an equally powerful but overlooked narrative focusing on the failed marriage. Hager maps the legal history of marriage and divorce, providing crucial background as she…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge

  • The Limits of Bodily Integrity: Abortion, Adultery, and Rape Legislation in Comparative Perspective book cover

    The Limits of Bodily Integrity

    Abortion, Adultery, and Rape Legislation in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Ruth A. Miller

    This volume argues that legislation on abortion, adultery, and rape has been central to the formation of the modern citizen. The author draws on rights literature, bio-political scholarship, and a gender-studies perspective as a foundation for rethinking the sovereign relationship. In approaching…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge

  • Affect and Legal Education: Emotion in Learning and Teaching the Law book cover

    Affect and Legal Education

    Emotion in Learning and Teaching the Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Maughan, Paul Maharg

    The place of emotion in legal education is rarely discussed or analysed, and we do not have to seek far for the reasons. The difficulty of interdisciplinary research, the technicisation of legal education itself, the view that affect is irrational and antithetical to core western ideals of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Stateless Law: Evolving Boundaries of a Discipline book cover

    Stateless Law

    Evolving Boundaries of a Discipline, 1st Edition

    By Helge Dedek, Shauna Van Praagh

    This volume offers a critical analysis and illustration of the challenges and promises of ’stateless’ law thought, pedagogy and approaches to governance - that is, understanding and conceptualizing law in a post-national condition. From common, civil and international law perspectives, the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

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