• The Transatlantic Gothic Novel and the Law, 1790–1860 book cover

    The Transatlantic Gothic Novel and the Law, 1790–1860

    1st Edition

    By Bridget M. Marshall

    Tracing the use of legal themes in the gothic novel, Bridget M. Marshall shows these devices reflect an outpouring of anxiety about the nature of justice. On both sides of the Atlantic, novelists like William Godwin, Mary Shelley, Charles Brockden Brown, and Hannah Crafts question the foundations…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Conflict, Negotiations and Natural Resource Management: A legal pluralism perspective from India book cover

    Conflict, Negotiations and Natural Resource Management

    A legal pluralism perspective from India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maarten Bavinck, Amalendu Jyotishi

    Conflicts over natural resources abound in India, where much of the population is dependent on these resources for their livelihoods. Issues of governance and management are complicated by the competing claims of parallel legal systems, including state, customary, religious, project and local laws.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Statutory Priorities in Corporate Insolvency Law: An Analysis of Preferred Creditor Status book cover

    Statutory Priorities in Corporate Insolvency Law

    An Analysis of Preferred Creditor Status, 1st Edition

    By Christopher F. Symes

    Who enjoys statutory preferred creditor status? What justifications exist for jurisdictions to maintain statutes that favour 'priority' creditors over other creditors and contributories? This book examines preferential debts derived from specific legislative provisions applying to corporate…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Markets and the Law

  • Regulating Health and Safety in the British Mining Industries, 1800–1914 book cover

    Regulating Health and Safety in the British Mining Industries, 1800–1914

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Mills

    This book explores the emergence and growth of state responsibility for safer and healthier working practices in British mining and the responses of labour and industry to expanding regulation and control. It begins with an assessment of working practice in the coal and metalliferous mining…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Labour History

  • Executive Measures, Terrorism and National Security: Have the Rules of the Game Changed? book cover

    Executive Measures, Terrorism and National Security

    Have the Rules of the Game Changed?, 1st Edition

    By David Bonner

    David Bonner presents an historical and contemporary legal analysis of UK governmental use of executive measures, rather than criminal process, to deal with national security threats. The work examines measures of internment, deportation and restriction on movement deployed in the UK and (along…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Miners' Lung: A History of Dust Disease in British Coal Mining book cover

    Miners' Lung

    A History of Dust Disease in British Coal Mining, 1st Edition

    By Arthur McIvor, Ronald Johnston

    Arthur McIvor and Ronald Johnston explore the experience of coal miners' lung diseases and the attempts at voluntary and legal control of dusty conditions in British mining from the late nineteenth century to the present. In this way, the book addresses the important issues of occupational health…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Music Trade in Georgian England book cover

    The Music Trade in Georgian England

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Kassler

    In contrast to today's music industry, whose principal products are recorded songs sold to customers round the world, the music trade in Georgian England was based upon London firms that published and sold printed music and manufactured and sold instruments on which this music could be played. The…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Transforming Legal Education: Learning and Teaching the Law in the Early Twenty-first Century book cover

    Transforming Legal Education

    Learning and Teaching the Law in the Early Twenty-first Century, 1st Edition

    By Paul Maharg

    Paul Maharg presents a critical inquiry into the identity and possibilities of legal education, and an exploration of transformational alternatives to our current theories and practices of teaching and learning the law. His work takes the view that bodies of interdisciplinary theory and knowledge…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Calling of Law: The Pivotal Role of Vocational Legal Education book cover

    The Calling of Law

    The Pivotal Role of Vocational Legal Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Westwood, Karen Barton

    As one of the ’learned’ professions requiring advanced learning and high principles, law enjoys a special standing in society. In return for its status and rank, the legal profession is expected to exhibit the highest levels of honesty, trust and morality, the very values which underpin the legal…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Victorian Crime, Madness and Sensation book cover

    Victorian Crime, Madness and Sensation

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Maunder

    Edited by Grace Moore

    Beginning with Victoria's enthronement and an exploration of sensationalist accounts of attacks on the Queen, and ending with the notorious case of a fin-de-siècle killer, Victorian Crime, Madness and Sensation throws new light on nineteenth-century attitudes toward crime and 'deviance'. The essays…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Ratio and Voluntas: The Tension Between Reason and Will in Law book cover

    Ratio and Voluntas

    The Tension Between Reason and Will in Law, 1st Edition

    By Kaarlo Tuori

    From the ancient beginnings of Western legal tradition, law has been conceived as traversed by a fundamental tension between power (will) and reason. This volume examines the tension between these two poles, 'ratio and voluntas' in modern law. Part I focuses on three instructive phases in the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • The River Pollution Dilemma in Victorian England: Nuisance Law versus Economic Efficiency book cover

    The River Pollution Dilemma in Victorian England

    Nuisance Law versus Economic Efficiency, 1st Edition

    By Leslie Rosenthal

    Nineteenth-century Britain witnessed a dramatic increase in its town population, as a hitherto largely rural economy transformed itself into an urban one. Though the political and social issues arising from these events are well-known, little is known about how the British legal process coped with…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

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