Law: Australian Law

  • State and Religion: The Australian Story book cover

    State and Religion

    The Australian Story

    By Renae Barker

    With its increasingly secular and religiously diverse population Australia faces many challenges in determining how the state and religion should interact. Australia is not unique in facing these challenges. States worldwide, including common law countries with shared legal and religious heritages,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17 
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • Responsive Legality: The New Administrative Justice book cover

    Responsive Legality

    The New Administrative Justice

    By Zach Richards

    An important addition to socio-legal studies of administrative justice, this book explores the normative logics that twenty-first century public officials use to make their decisions. Engaging existing theoretical models of administrative justice, it identifies what is different about twenty first…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26 
    Routledge

  • Management and Regulation of Pension Schemes: Australia a Cautionary Tale book cover

    Management and Regulation of Pension Schemes

    Australia a Cautionary Tale

    By Nicholas Morris

    Perhaps the greatest long-term challenge facing modern economies is how to pay for the living expenses and care costs of the elderly. Following policy decisions made in Australia in the 1990s, a substantial part of the pension requirements of the next cohort of retirees will be met from savings…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution: Origins and Future book cover

    Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution

    Origins and Future

    By Luke Beck

    This book examines the origins of Australia’s constitutional religious freedom provision. It explores, on the one hand, the political activities and motives of religious leaders seeking to give the Australian Constitution a religious character and, on the other, the political activities and motives…

    Hardback – 2018-03-26
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Legal History Turns book cover

    Legal History Turns

    Edited by Karen Schultz

    This volume concerns legal history turns - that is, new directions or volte-faces in legal history and its interdisciplinarity. Legal history turns include deviations from historically-situated interpretations and practices in law and legal scholarship. The papers in this volume grew from the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Federation Press

  • Law and Love book cover

    Law and Love

    Edited by Joshua Neoh, Renata Grossi

    In our social imaginary, love has become the major existential goal of our times, which is capable of providing all of us with a sense of worth and a way of being in the world (Beck & Beck-Gernsheim, 1995). Love has become our ‘ultimate source of meaning and happiness’: it is a ‘gift’ that…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Federation Press

  • Beyond Communal and Individual Ownership: Indigenous Land Reform in Australia book cover

    Beyond Communal and Individual Ownership

    Indigenous Land Reform in Australia

    By Leon Terrill

    Over the last decade, Australian governments have introduced a series of land reforms in communities on Indigenous land. This book is the first in-depth study of these significant and far reaching reforms. It explains how the reforms came about, what they do and their consequences for Indigenous…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Disaster Management in Australia: Government Coordination in a Time of Crisis book cover

    Disaster Management in Australia

    Government Coordination in a Time of Crisis

    By George Carayannopoulos

    In recent times the frequency and severity of natural disasters has placed a clear emphasis on the ability of governments to plan, prepare and respond in an effective way. Disaster Management in Australia examines government coordination when faced with large scale crises, outlining the challenges…

    Paperback – 2018-01-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Match-Fixing in Sport: Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond book cover

    Match-Fixing in Sport

    Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond

    Edited by Stacey Steele, Hayden Opie

    Match-fixing represents a greater potential threat to the integrity of sport than doping. It has been linked to organised crime, illegal drugs and money-laundering. Law enforcement and sporting authorities are struggling to establish legal and regulatory responses to this emerging threat,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Corruption

  • A People's Federation book cover

    A People's Federation

    Edited by Mark Bruerton, Tracey Arklay, Roby Levy

    Federations are in a state of flux globally, and Australia’s federation is no exception. As policy demands change and funding pressures mount, federal reform is always on the agenda. Yet, as demonstrated by the failure of recent reform attempts, change is never easy. This book takes a fresh look at…

    Paperback – 2017-11-07
    Federation Press

  • Border Security: Shores of Politics, Horizons of Justice book cover

    Border Security

    Shores of Politics, Horizons of Justice

    By Peter Chambers

    What kind of a world is one in which border security is understood as necessary? How is this transforming the shores of politics? And why does this seem to preclude a horizon of political justice for those affected? Border Security responds to these questions through an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Social Work and Human Services Best Practice book cover

    Social Work and Human Services Best Practice

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Kathy Ellem, Wing Hong Chui, Jill Wilson

    Social work and human service practitioners seek to address inequity and injustice and promote social change in many different practice contexts. Social Work and Human Services Best Practice, now in its second edition, offers ideas on ‘best practice’ in the context of a wide range of specialised…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12
    Federation Press

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