Law: Public Law

  • Defendant Participation in the Criminal Process book cover

    Defendant Participation in the Criminal Process

    1st Edition

    By Abenaa Owusu- Bempah

    Requirements for the defendant to actively participate in the English criminal process have been increasing in recent years such that the defendant can now be penalised for their non-cooperation. This book explores the changes to the defendant’s role as a participant in the criminal process and the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Fostering Accessible Technology through Regulation book cover

    Fostering Accessible Technology through Regulation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Delia Ferri, G. Anthony Giannoumis

    Technology has attracted an increasing level of attention within studies of disability and disability rights. Many researchers and advocates have maintained skepticism towards technology out of the fear that technology becomes another way to ‘fix’ impairments. These skeptical views, however,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • A Radically Democratic Response to Global Governance: Dystopian Utopias book cover

    A Radically Democratic Response to Global Governance

    Dystopian Utopias, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Stout, Jeannine M. Love

    This book presents a critique of dominant governance theories grounded in an understanding of existence as a static, discrete, mechanistic process, while also identifying the failures of theories that assume dynamic alternatives of either a radically collectivist or individualist nature.…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Transnational Law and Governance

  • Human Rights-Based Change: The Institutionalisation of Economic and Social Rights book cover

    Human Rights-Based Change

    The Institutionalisation of Economic and Social Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso, Hans-Otto Sano

    This book provides different analytical perspectives into how human rights-based approaches to development (HRBADs) contribute to change. Based on the understanding that HRBADs are increasingly integrated into development and governance discourse and processes in many societies and organisations,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Australian Critical Decisions: Remembering Koowarta and Tasmanian Dams book cover

    Australian Critical Decisions

    Remembering Koowarta and Tasmanian Dams, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Genovese

    The 1980s was a time of significant social, political and cultural change. In Australia, the law was pivotal to these changes. The two High Court cases that this book explores – Koowarta v Bjelke-Petersen (1982) and the Tasmanian Dams case (1983) – are famous legally as they marked a decisive…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Drones in Society: Exploring the strange new world of unmanned aircraft book cover

    Drones in Society

    Exploring the strange new world of unmanned aircraft, 1st Edition

    By Ron Bartsch, James Coyne, Katherine Gray

    The integration of drones into society has attracted unprecedented attention throughout the world. The change, for aviation, has been described as being equally as big as the arrival of the jet engine. This book examines the issues that surround this change, for our society and the legal frameworks…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • The Constitutional Value of Sunset Clauses: An historical and normative analysis book cover

    The Constitutional Value of Sunset Clauses

    An historical and normative analysis, 1st Edition

    By Antonios Emmanouil Kouroutakis

    In recent years, sunset clauses have mostly been associated with emergency legislation introduced in the wake of terrorist attacks. However, as this book demonstrates, they have a long history and a substantial constitutional impact on the separation of powers and the rule of law. In addition, the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Public-Private Partnerships in the European Union book cover

    Public-Private Partnerships in the European Union

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Bovis

    Public procurement in the European Union represents almost twelve per cent of the EU's GDP and is continuing to increase, having been identified as a key objective in the EU's aim to become the most competitive economy in the world by 2010. This book provides a one-stop shop,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Intention, Supremacy and the Theories of Judicial Review book cover

    Intention, Supremacy and the Theories of Judicial Review

    1st Edition

    By John McGarry

    In the late 1980s, a vigorous debate began about how we may best justify, in constitutional terms, the English courts’ jurisdiction to judicially review the exercise of public power derived from an Act of Parliament. Two rival theories emerged in this debate, the ultra vires theory and the common…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • The Law of Deliberative Democracy book cover

    The Law of Deliberative Democracy

    1st Edition

    By Ron Levy, Graeme Orr

    Laws have colonised most of the corners of political practice, and now substantially determine the process and even the product of democracy. Yet analysis of these laws of politics has been hobbled by a limited set of theories about politics. Largely absent is the perspective of deliberative…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Democracy and Transparency in the Indian State: The Making of the Right to Information Act book cover

    Democracy and Transparency in the Indian State

    The Making of the Right to Information Act, 1st Edition

    By Prashant Sharma

    The enactment of the national Right to Information (RTI) Act in 2005 has been produced, consumed, and celebrated as an important event of democratic deepening in India both in terms of the process that led to its enactment (arising from a grassroots movement) and its outcome (fundamentally altering…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

  • Judicial Review of Elections in Asia book cover

    Judicial Review of Elections in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Po Jen Yap

    In the past century, Asian nations have experienced a wave of democratisation as countries in the region have gained independence or transitioned from authoritarian military rule towards more participatory politics. At the same time, there has been an expansion of judicial power in Asia, whereby…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge

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