• Indigenous Peoples and the Law book cover

    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Denise Ferreira da Silva, Mark Harris

    Despite the fact that the appropriation of land and resources of the so-called New World necessarily involved the dispossession and exploitation (and, sometimes, genocide) of the original inhabitants of colonized nations, it was not until the late twentieth century that Indigenous Peoples attained…

    Hardback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Law

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    Socrates II

    1st Edition

    Edited by William Prior

    Socrates is perhaps the most famous philosopher in the Western intellectual tradition. He raised fundamental questions, such as ‘what is justice?’ and ‘does virtue produce happiness?’. Although he wrote nothing himself, he is the source of a vast literature, beginning with Plato, Xenophon, and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-23
    Routledge
    Critical Assessments of Leading Philosophers

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    Islam and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thijl Sunier

    This new 4 volume collection will bring together the key literature on Islam and Society. In four broad themes the collection will cover Islam and power; minorities and pluralism; everyday life, ethics and community building; subjectivation, discipline and piety. Fully indexed and including a newly…

    Hardback – 2017-11-29
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

  • Postcolonialism and the Law book cover

    Postcolonialism and the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Denise Ferreira da Silva, Mark Harris

    Postcolonialism and the Law provides a long overdue delineation of the field of enquiry that engages with the legal programmes, structures, and procedures which have sustained Euro-North American supremacy on the international political stage for the past fifty years or so. Focusing on the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Law

  • Human Rights and the Environment book cover

    Human Rights and the Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Hayward

    The notion of ‘human rights’ is perhaps the most weighty and widely recognized ethical category of our time, while environmental threats are among the greatest challenges currently facing civilization. It is unsurprising therefore that questions about and around the connection between human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

  • Habermas and Law book cover

    Habermas and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hugh Baxter

    Habermas and Law makes accessible the most important essays in English that deal with the application to law of the work of major philosophers for whom law was not a main concern. It encompasses not only what these philosophers had to say about law but also brings together essays which…

    Hardback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Family Rights and Religion book cover

    Family Rights and Religion

    1st Edition

    By John Eekelaar

    The interaction between individual rights, which are often seen in secular terms, and religion is becoming an important and complex topic not only for academic study but for practical policy. This volume collects a range of writings from journals, edited collections and individual books which deal…

    Hardback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Family Rights

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    Hate Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean

    In the United Kingdom, an official definition of hate crime is ‘any criminal offence which is perceived, by the victim or any other person, to be motivated by hostility or prejudice towards someone based on a personal characteristic’, but this critical criminological concept is increasingly…

    Hardback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Criminology

  • Security Ethics book cover

    Security Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katerina Hadjimatheou, Tom Sorell, John Guelke

    Governments often act in the name of security to protect their citizenries. For example by legislation or by the recruitment and employment of large numbers of armed personnel to detect and prosecute violent crime, or via engagements in military interventions to repel or pre-empt foreign attacks.…

    Hardback – 2017-01-17
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Legal Ethics and the Enforcement of Law

  • Arendt and Law book cover

    Arendt and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marco Goldoni, Christopher McCorkindale

    The essays selected for this volume demonstrate the importance of law - conceptually, normatively and practically - to a proper understanding of Hannah Arendt’s work. Though Arendt herself was not a lawyer, and lacked any legal training, it is remarkable that in each of her guises law plays an…

    Hardback – 2017-01-04
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Adam Smith and Law book cover

    Adam Smith and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Paul Malloy

    The essays selected for this volume highlight the contributions of Adam Smith to our understanding of law and jurisprudence. The collection provides a detailed and overarching analysis of Smith’s work related to law and shows how Smith connected jurisprudence to moral philosophy and to economics.…

    Hardback – 2016-12-20
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Law and Religion book cover

    Law and Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Norman Doe, Russell Sandberg

    From the murderous reaction to the publication in a French satirical magazine of ‘blasphemous’ cartoons, to wrangles over the wearing of religious dress and symbols in schools and workplaces, the interaction between law and religion is rarely far from the headlines. Indeed, the editors of this…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Law

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