• Towards A Jurisprudence of State Communism: Law and the Failure of Revolution book cover

    Towards A Jurisprudence of State Communism

    Law and the Failure of Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Cosmin Cercel

    More than twenty-five years after the collapse of the Socialist bloc, the nature of the regimes in Eastern Europe between 1945 and 1989 continues to evade the attempts of political theorists and scholars of post-communism to define and classify them. Drawing on philosophical inquiry,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge

  • Hannah Arendt: Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial book cover

    Hannah Arendt

    Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial, 1st Edition

    By Peter Burdon

    Hannah Arendt is one of the great outsiders of twentieth-century political philosophy. After reporting on the trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann, Arendt embarked on a series of reflections about how to make judgments and exercise responsibility without recourse to existing law, especially…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Ranciere and Law book cover

    Ranciere and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Lopez Lerma, Julen Etxabe

    This book is the first to approach Jacques Rancière’s work from a legal perspective. A former student of Louis Althusser, Rancière is one of the most important contemporary French philosophers of recent decades: offering an original and path-breaking way to think politics, democracy and aesthetics.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • The Culture of Dissenting Memory: Truth Commissions in the Global South book cover

    The Culture of Dissenting Memory

    Truth Commissions in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Véronique Tadjo

    This volume deals with the manifold ways in which histories are debated and indeed historicity and historiography themselves are interrogated via the narrative modes of the truth commissions. It traces the various medial responses (memoirs, fiction, poetry, film, art) which have emerged in the wake…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

  • Shareholder Primacy and Global Business: Re-clothing the EU Corporate Law book cover

    Shareholder Primacy and Global Business

    Re-clothing the EU Corporate Law, 1st Edition

    By Lela Mélon

    In the context of growing public interest in sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has not brought about the expected improvement in terms of sustainable business. Self-regulation has been unable to provide appropriate answers for unsustainable business frameworks, despite empirical…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Border Policing and Security Technologies: Mobility and Proliferation of Borders in the Western Balkans book cover

    Border Policing and Security Technologies

    Mobility and Proliferation of Borders in the Western Balkans, 1st Edition

    By Sanja Milivojevic

    This book is a unique and original examination of borders and bordering practices in the Western Balkans prior, during, and after the migrant "crisis" of the 2010s. Based on extensive, mixed-method, exploratory research in Serbia, Croatia, FYR Macedonia and Kosovo, the book charts technological and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • The Myth of the ‘Crime Decline’: Exploring Change and Continuity in Crime and Harm book cover

    The Myth of the ‘Crime Decline’

    Exploring Change and Continuity in Crime and Harm, 1st Edition

    By Justin Kotzé

    The Myth of the ‘Crime Decline’ seeks to critically interrogate the supposed statistical decline of crime rates, thought to have occurred in a number of predominantly Western countries over the past two decades. Whilst this trend of declining crime rates seems profound, serious questions need to be…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Consumers, Meat and Animal Products: Policies, Regulations and Marketing book cover

    Consumers, Meat and Animal Products

    Policies, Regulations and Marketing, 1st Edition

    By Terence J. Centner

    This book addresses the production practices being employed in the production of food animals and animal products that enable marketers to sell a variety of products to meet consumer demand. Food animal production practices have come under increased scrutiny by consumers who object to inputs and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • A New Introduction to Jurisprudence: Legality, Legitimacy and the Foundations of the Law book cover

    A New Introduction to Jurisprudence

    Legality, Legitimacy and the Foundations of the Law, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cliteur, Afshin Ellian

    A New Introduction to Jurisprudence takes one of the central problems of law and jurisprudence as its point of departure: what is the law? Adopting an intermediate position between legal positivism and natural law, this book reflects on the concept of ‘liberal democracy’ or ‘constitutional…

    Paperback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge

  • Measuring Crime: Behind the Statistics book cover

    Measuring Crime

    Behind the Statistics, 1st Edition

    By Sharon L. Lohr

    Crime statistics are everywhere, but how do you know when they’re valid? If a newspaper report says "the rate of overall violent crime decreased by 0.9 percent," how can you tell where that statistic came from, what it measures, and how accurate it is? Is it worth repeating or sharing? Measuring…

    Paperback – 2019-04-05 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    ASA-CRC Series on Statistical Reasoning in Science and Society

  • Law, Modernity, Postmodernity: Legal Change in the Contracting State book cover

    Law, Modernity, Postmodernity

    Legal Change in the Contracting State, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Edgeworth

    This title was first published in 2003. This book examines the interrelationship between the unravelling of the post-war welfare state and legal change. By reference to theorists of postmodernity such as Zygmunt Bauman, Scott Lash and John Urry, and David Harvey, the principal argument is that…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales: Volume II: Institution-Building book cover

    The Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales

    Volume II: Institution-Building, 1st Edition

    By Paul Rock

    Volume II of The Official History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales traces, for the first time, the genesis and early evolution of two principal institutions in the criminal justice system, the Crown Court and the Crown Prosecution Service. This volume examines the origins and shaping of two…

    Hardback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

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