• Routledge Handbook of Islamic Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Islamic Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Khaled Abou El Fadl, Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    This handbook is a detailed reference source comprising original articles covering the origins, history, theory and practice of Islamic law. The handbook starts out by dealing with the question of what type of law is Islamic law and includes a critical analysis of the pedagogical approaches to…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge

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    Commonwealth Caribbean Insurance Law

    1st Edition

    By Lesley Walcott

    This book sets out in a clear and concise manner the central principles of insurance law in the Caribbean, guiding students through the complexities of the subject. This book features, among several other key themes, extensive coverage of: insurance regulation; life insurance; property…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
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    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • Understanding European Union Law book cover

    Understanding European Union Law

    7th Edition

    By Karen Davies

    Understanding European Union Law is both an ideal introduction for students new to EU law and an essential addition to revision for the more accomplished. It is also indispensable reading for students on business studies courses. Fully revised and updated, this seventh edition continues to look at…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
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  • Emerging Legal Orders in the Arctic: The Role of Non-Arctic Actors book cover

    Emerging Legal Orders in the Arctic

    The Role of Non-Arctic Actors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akiho Shibata, Leilei Zou, Nikolas Sellheim, Marzia Scopelliti

    More than ever before the changing environmental and political landscape in the Arctic requires stability and foreseeability based on resilient common norms. The emerging legal orders in the Arctic cannot be legitimately created or effectively implemented unless all relevant actors are involved.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
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    Routledge Research in Polar Law

  • Legal Origins and the Efficiency Dilemma book cover

    Legal Origins and the Efficiency Dilemma

    1st Edition

    By Nuno Garoupa, Carlos Gómez Ligüerre, Lela Mélon

    Economists advise that the law should seek efficiency. More recently, it has been suggested that common law systems are more conducive of economic growth than code-based civil law systems. This book argues that there is no theory to support such statements and provides evidence that rejects a '…

    Paperback – 2019-04-29 
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  • Social Justice: Inter-disciplinary Inquiries From India book cover

    Social Justice

    Inter-disciplinary Inquiries From India, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. V. Cybil

    This book explores the political and philosophical underpinnings of exclusion and social injustice in India. It examines social movements, anti-caste uprisings, reformers like Ambedkar and Narayana Guru and writers like Foucault and Serres to establish a link between the political and social milieu…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge India

  • Regulating Private Military Companies: Conflicts of Law, History and Governance book cover

    Regulating Private Military Companies

    Conflicts of Law, History and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Katerina Galai

    This work examines the ability of existing and evolving PMC regulation to adequately control private force, and it challenges the capacity of international law to deliver accountability in the event of private military company (PMC) misconduct. From medieval to early modern history, private…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
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  • Economic Woman: Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital book cover

    Economic Woman

    Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital, 1st Edition

    By Frances Raday

    The author introduces the concept of economic woman and makes her visible in duality with and opposition to the exclusive model of economic man. Economic man has epitomized neo-liberal capitalism, which embraces competition and maximization of profit, resulting in a steep increase in economic…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
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    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Human Rights City: New York, San Francisco, Barcelona book cover

    The Human Rights City

    New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, 1st Edition

    By Michele Grigolo

    We are used to thinking of human rights as a matter for states to deal with. Much less investigated is the question of what cities do with them, even though urban communities and municipalities have been discussing human rights for quite some time. In this volume Grigolo borrows the concept of ‘the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
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    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Private Policing book cover

    Private Policing

    2nd Edition

    By Mark Button

    The second edition of Private Policing details the substantial involvement of private agents and organisations involved in policing beyond the public police. It develops a taxonomy of policing and explores in depth each of the main categories, examining the degree of privateness, amongst several…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting: Crossing Methodological Boundaries book cover

    Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting

    Crossing Methodological Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Łucja Biel, Jan Engberg, Rosario Martín Ruano, Vilelmini Sosoni

    The field of legal translation and interpreting has strongly expanded over recent years. As it has developed into an independent branch of Translation Studies, this book advocates for a substantiated discussion of methods and methodology, as well as knowledge about the variety of approaches…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
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    Law, Language and Communication

  • U.S. Freight Rail Economics and Policy: Are We on the Right Track? book cover

    U.S. Freight Rail Economics and Policy

    Are We on the Right Track?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey T. Macher, John W. Mayo

    The passage of the Staggers Rail Act in 1980 led brought a renaissance to the freight rail industry. In the decade following, economists documented the effects of the Act on a variety of important economic metrics including prices, costs, and productivity. Over the preceding years, and with the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
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    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

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