• Hate Crime book cover

    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

  • Language Rights book cover

    Language Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen May

    This reference volume brings together the key academic contributions that have shaped the field of language rights over the last 40 years. Work in language rights is particularly concerned with the rights of minority language speakers in modern nation-states. It also encompasses related discussions…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Rights

  • Machine Ethics and Robot Ethics book cover

    Machine Ethics and Robot Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wendell Wallach, Peter Asaro

    Once the stuff of science fiction, recent progress in artificial intelligence, robotics, and machine learning means that these rapidly advancing technologies are finally coming into widespread use within everyday life. Such rapid development in these areas also brings with it a host of social,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies

  • Madness and Crime book cover

    Madness and Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean

    Madness raises intriguing—and complex—criminological questions, not least the famous trio of ‘triability, responsibility, and punishability’. Furthermore, law-enforcement agencies frequently face a choice between invoking the criminal law or using mental-health remedies. And if and when sentences…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Criminology

  • Lawyers' Ethics book cover

    Lawyers' Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monroe H. Freedman, Abbe Smith, Alice Wooley

    This collection contains the very best writing on lawyers’ ethics. Timeless and provocative, the essays explore the moral foundations of the lawyer’s role as well as the personal and professional dilemmas lawyers face in the practice of law. What does it mean to be a good lawyer? How does a lawyer…

    Hardback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Legal Ethics and the Enforcement of Law

  • Human Trafficking book cover

    Human Trafficking

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean

    Serious research into the problematic and distressing concept of human trafficking continues to blossom. Indeed, the work of scholars in this cross-disciplinary field supports numerous international journals, regional organizations, and global conferences. Now, to make some sense of the wide range…

    Hardback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Criminology

  • Law and History book cover

    Law and History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Norman Doe, Russell Sandberg

    The historical study of law is among the most important domains of global legal scholarship. Indeed, many of the most distinguished academic works on law are historical. And while much scholarly output has focused on ‘textual’ legal history—exploring how legal doctrines, ideas, concepts, principles…

    Hardback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Law

  • The Ethics of Biotechnology book cover

    The Ethics of Biotechnology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gaymon Bennett

    The essays collected in this volume provide students of ethics with essential tools for making sense of emerging biotechnical capacities and the turbulent power relations these capacities are bringing into the world. Unlike previous reference works in bioethics, which focus on specific domains of…

    Hardback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies

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