Taylor & Francis India: Popular Culture & Law

  • Handbook of Social Media and the Law book cover

    Handbook of Social Media and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Laura Scaife

    Billions of minutes a month are spent globally on social media. This raises not only serious legal issues, but also has a clear impact on everyday commercial activity. This book considers the significant legal developments that have arisen due to social media. It provides an expert explanation of…

    Hardback – 2014-11-20
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • Street Art, Public City: Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination book cover

    Street Art, Public City

    Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Alison Young

    What is street art? Who is the street artist? Why is street art a crime? Since the late 1990s, a distinctive cultural practice has emerged in many cities: street art, involving the placement of uncommissioned artworks in public places. Sometimes regarded as a variant of graffiti, sometimes called…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15

  • Cultural Studies of Law book cover

    Cultural Studies of Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cristyn Davies, Sara L. Knox

    This edited collection is a cultural analysis of how law is shaped into procedure and principle by the conditions of everyday life. Law is constitutive of culture just as culture and cultural analyses shape, resist and interrogate legal regulation, exception and norms. So too does law have a dual…

    Hardback – 2014-05-14

  • Kangaroo Courts and the Rule of Law: The Legacy of Modernism book cover

    Kangaroo Courts and the Rule of Law

    The Legacy of Modernism, 1st Edition

    By Desmond Manderson

    Kangaroo Courts and the Rule of Law -The Legacy of Modernism addresses the legacy of contemporary critiques of language for the concept of the rule of law. Between those who care about the rule of law and those who are interested in contemporary legal theory, there has been a dialogue of the deaf,…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11

  • Emotions, Genre, Justice in Film and Television: Detecting Feeling book cover

    Emotions, Genre, Justice in Film and Television

    Detecting Feeling, 1st Edition

    By Deidre Pribram

    Popular film and television are ideally suited in understanding how emotions create culturally shared meanings. Yet very little has been done in this area. Emotion, Genre, and Justice in Film and Television explores textual representations of emotions from a cultural perspective, rather than in…

    Paperback – 2013-10-14
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • After Cosmopolitanism book cover

    After Cosmopolitanism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rosi Braidotti, Patrick Hanafin, Bolette B. Blaagaard

    At a time when social and political reality seems to move away from the practice of cosmopolitanism, whilst being in serious need of a new international framework to regulate global interaction, what are the new definitions and practices of cosmopolitanism? Including contributions from leading…

    Paperback – 2013-09-20

  • Television and the Legal System book cover

    Television and the Legal System

    1st Edition

    By Barbara Villez

    This book examines the American television legal series from its development as a genre in the 1940s to the present day. Villez demonstrates how the genre has been a rich source of legal information and understanding for Americans. These series have both informed and put myths in place about the…

    Paperback – 2012-07-27
    Routledge Studies in Law, Society and Popular Culture

  • Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events book cover

    Security Games

    Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin J. Bennett, Kevin Haggerty

    Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events addresses the impact of mega-events – such as the Olympic Games and the World Cup – on wider practices of security and surveillance. "Mega-Events" pose peculiar and extensive security challenges. The overwhelming imperative is that "…

    Paperback – 2012-01-01

  • Creativity and Cultural Policy book cover

    Creativity and Cultural Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Bilton

    Creativity has become a popular buzzword in contemporary cultural policy, yet the term remains poorly understood. In this collection, cultural policy specialists together with experts on psychology, creative enterprise and arts education, consider how ‘creativity’ is defined in a variety of…

    Hardback – 2011-12-07

  • Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow book cover

    Rights of Passage

    Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Blomley

    Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow documents a powerful and under-researched form of urban governance that focuses on pedestrian flow. This logic, which Nicholas Blomley terms 'pedestrianism', values public space not in terms of its aesthetic merits, or its success in…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06
    Social Justice

  • Novel Judgements: Legal Theory as Fiction book cover

    Novel Judgements

    Legal Theory as Fiction, 1st Edition

    By William P. MacNeil

    Novel Judgements is a book about nineteenth century Anglo-American law and literature. But by redefining law as legal theory, Novel judgements departs from ‘socio-legal’ studies of law and literature, often dated in their focus on past lawyering and court processes. This texts ‘theoretical turn’…

    Paperback – 2011-09-07
    Discourses of Law

  • Revenge versus Legality: Wild Justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib book cover

    Revenge versus Legality

    Wild Justice from Balzac to Clint Eastwood and Abu Ghraib, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Maynard, Jarod Kearney, James Guimond

    In the wake of Guantanamo Bay, extraordinary renditions, and secret torture centres in Eastern Europe and elsewhere, Revenge versus Legality addresses the relationship between law and wild or vigilante justice; between the power to enforce retribution and the desire to seek revenge. Taking up a…

    Paperback – 2011-08-18
    Birkbeck Law Press

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