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This book provides a concise guide to international disability law. It analyses the case law of the CRPD Committee and other international human rights treaty bodies, and provides commentaries on more than 50 leading cases. The author elaborates on the obligations of States Parties under the CRPD…
Paperback – 2018-06-22
What is professional negligence? What are the obligations of construction professionals in contract and in tort? In what circumstances might the difference between the obligations be important? These questions are of crucial importance not only to construction lawyers but also to contractors,…
Hardback – 2018-04-24
Construction Practice Series
Research Methods in Human Rights introduces the reader to key methodological approaches to Human Rights research in a clear and accessible way. Drawing on the expertise of a panel of contributors, the text clearly explains the key theories and methods commonly used in Human Rights research and…
Paperback – 2018-04-23
This interdisciplinary collection presents a scholarly treatment of how the constitutional politics of federalism affect governments and citizens, offering an accessible yet comprehensive analysis of the U.S. Supreme Court’s federalism jurisprudence and its effect on the development of national and…
Paperback – 2018-03-19
Controversies in American Constitutional Law
This handbook sets out an innovative approach to the theory of law, reconceptualising it in a material, embodied, socially contextualised and politically radical way. The book consists of original contributions authored by prominent academics, all of whom provide a valuable overview of legal theory…
Hardback – 2018-08-16
Laws exist to incentivize us to act in a certain manner, in accordance with the policies that our community has deemed right for us. And when we disagree with those laws, we must re-examine our policies, and thus our beliefs and ideas, to decide whether our community has changed. This is a book…
Paperback – 2018-08-15
Our knowledge of the world comes from various sources. But it is sometimes said that testimony, unlike other sources, transmits knowledge from one person to another. In this book, Stephen Wright investigates what the transmission of knowledge involves and the role that it should play in our…
Hardback – 2018-08-14
Routledge Focus on Philosophy
To tie in with the Society of Legal Scholars Conference, running from 4th September - 7th September 2018, we have put together this FREE chapter sampler which includes extracts from the following books:
In a ranking from the BookAuthority, 8 Routledge titles have been featured in the 41 Best Banking Law Books of All Time. Browse our titles below or you can find the full list here.
THE CLASSIC LEGAL TEXT FOR MEDIA PROFESSIONALS AND THEIR ADVISERS – NOW IN A NEW EDITION, WITH FOREWORD BY KEIR STARMER
An appreciation by Elizabeth Robson Taylor of Richmond Green Chambers and Phillip Taylor MBE, Head of Chambers and Reviews Editor, “The Barrister”
Congratulations to Dr Dug Cubie (University College Cork) and Dr Luke Moffett (Queen's University Belfast), who were presented with the Routledge/ALT Teaching Law with Technology Prize at the ALT Conference in Portsmouth for their innovative project 'Arma3: Bringing the Battlefield into the Classroom,' which explores the challenges of International Humanitarian Law.
We spoke to Dr Dug Cubie and Dr Luke Moffett after the conference to discuss their project and their future plans.
Congratulations to Dr Maria Tzanou (Keele University), who has been awarded the Routledge/ALT Teaching Law with Technology Prize 2018 for her innovative project New Technologies in the Classroom. Maria was presented with the prize at the Annual Association of Law Teachers Conference 2018 at Keele University, where she is a Lecturer in Law.
We spoke to Maria to find out more about the inspiration behind the project and her plans for the future.
The gender equality and discriminatory consumption taxes: an interview with Alara Efsun Yazıcıoğlu, author of Pink Tax and the Law: Discriminating Against Women Consumers
Michael Hallett, is the lead author of, The Angola Prison Seminary: Effects of Faith-Based Ministry on Identity Transformation, Desistance, and Rehabilitation. With his co-authors, Joshua Hays, Byron R. Johnson, Sung Joon Jang and Grant Duwe, this this book utilizes survey analysis along with life-history interviews of inmates and staff to explore the history, purpose, and functioning of the Inmate Minister program at Louisiana State Penitentiary (aka "Angola").
Author Q&A: Mark Klamberg
We recently caught up with one of our authors, Mark Klamberg, to discuss his title Power and Law in International Society and what inspired him to write this definitive monograph.
Our textbook publishing programme remains at the heart of the Routledge Law list. Law textbooks cover a wide range of legal subjects, across compulsory and optional modules of the standard LLB course.
Many textbooks from Routledge Law, including The English Legal System, Constitutional and Administrative Law and Equity and Trusts, are complimented by a Companion Website. Available features include:
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Routledge are well-known for publishing books across the social sciences and humanities that challenge conventional wisdom, and provide new ways of interpreting the world. Routledge Law continues this tradition by offering a range of successful and distinctive research titles making available cutting edge and influential research by both established authors and up-and-coming academics.
GlassHouse is the leading publisher of texts in the areas of socio-legal studies and critical legal theory, specialising in books that offer a fresh perspective on law and contemporary legal issues. Our aim is to publish books that re-think conventional approaches to law, and that address new objects or subjects of legal enquiry. Books that are innovative as well as scholarly, and that inspire and provoke as well as inform. Books with a critical edge. And, particularly, books that draw upon the insights and frameworks of other disciplines: sociology, politics or philosophy; but also other social science and humanities disciplines, such as cultural studies, geography, economics, social policy, history and literature.
Routledge Research in Law Books
Routledge is one of the few commercial publishers who continue to publish and invest in specialised academic research. At a time when many publishers have chosen to focus almost exclusively on student textbooks, Routledge is committed to publishing important research produced by the academic community. Our research titles form part of the successful Routledge Research programme which is recognised by academics and libraries the world over, ensuring the books achieve a worldwide readership.
With different series’ available to suit different learning styles and needs, Routledge Revision helps LLB students to achieve exam success.
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Katie has overall responsibility for law books at Routledge. She commissions textbooks for the UK LLB and GDL markets. She also commissions LLM and upper-level textbooks for the UK and International markets in Law & Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, as well as Caribbean Law. She is committed to channelling the very best in pedagogic practice to develop innovative and engaging textbooks that continue to meet the evolving needs of both lecturers and students.
Amy Jones works on the Informa Law from Routledge imprint, which is the professional publishing arm of the Routledge Law list. She commissions books for lawyers specialising in Maritime, Transport, Environment and Energy law as well as non-legally trained professionals in the surrounding fields. Her key series include the Lloyd’s Shipping Law Series, the Maritime and Transport Law Library, the Lloyd’s Environment and Energy Law Series, and Lloyd’s Practical Shipping Guides. She also commissions LLM and upper-level textbooks for the UK and International markets in the Informa Law subject areas as well in Law & Science, Technology, Engineering & Medicine.
Alison Kirk commissions in Law concentrating on research monographs, edited collections and original reference books. She manages a number of active series and focuses particularly on the following areas: comparative legal systems; constitutional and administrative law; criminal law and criminal justice; cultural diversity and law; human rights and humanitarian law; jurisprudence and philosophy of law; law and religion; law and security; law in Asia; legal ethics; legal history; medical law; migration and asylum law. If you have a book proposal or new project you would like to discuss, she would be delighted to hear from you.
Colin Perrin commissions interdisciplinary monographs, edited collections, short-form books and handbooks about law. His 'GlassHouse' list focuses particularly on books that aim to question and rethink conventional approaches to law and contemporary legal issues; books that address new objects or subjects of legal enquiry; and that are innovative as well as scholarly. Titles on his list cover a range of globally relevant work in the fields of law and society, socio-legal studies, legal theory, and law and the humanities. His list also includes series in topical areas such as Law, Justice, and Ecology; Transitional Justice; Law, Development, and Globalization; Law and Politics; Social Justice; Law, Science and Society; Law and the Postcolonial; Space, Materiality, and the Normative; and Indigenous Peoples and the Law.
Emma Tyce commissions research monographs, edited collections, and handbooks in law. The books on her list include innovative research by up-and-coming academics alongside titles by more established authors which offer thought-provoking and often critical analyses. Her core areas of interest include: International Law; EU Law; International Commercial Law; Corporate Law; Finance and Banking Law; Intellectual Property Law; IT, Cyberlaw and the Law of Emerging Technologies; Maritime Law; Energy and Natural Resources Law; International Environmental Law; Competition Law; Media Law; Employment Law; Discrimination Law; Air and Space Law; Legal Education; and Family and Social Welfare Law.