Law: Public Law

  • Complex Political Decision-Making: Leadership, Legitimacy and Communication book cover

    Complex Political Decision-Making

    Leadership, Legitimacy and Communication, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Bursens, Christ'l De Landtsheer, Luc Braeckmans, Barbara Segaert

    Political and societal elites are increasingly confronted with complex environments in which they need to take collective decisions. Decision-makers are faced with policy issues situated at different intertwined levels which need to be negotiated with different actors. The negotiation and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-14

  • The Accountability Gap in EU law book cover

    The Accountability Gap in EU law

    1st Edition

    By Marios Costa

    Almost two decades ago, the fall of the Santer Commission against a background of allegations of maladministration and nepotism had the effect of placing accountability on the political agenda of the EU institutions. More recently, the non-ratification of the Constitutional Treaty, the difficulties…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Text, Cases and Materials on Public Law and Human Rights book cover

    Text, Cases and Materials on Public Law and Human Rights

    4th Edition

    By Helen Fenwick, Gavin Phillipson, Alexander Williams

    This book interweaves an authoritative authorial commentary – significantly expanded from the last edition - with extracts from a diverse and contemporary collection of cases and materials from three leading academics in the field. It provides an all-encompassing student guide to constitutional,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-07

  • Civil Rights in Public Service book cover

    Civil Rights in Public Service

    1st Edition

    By Phillip J. Cooper

    Promises of justice and equality made in the U.S. Constitution, numerous Amendments, and decisions of the Supreme Court are hallmarks of American civil rights. Yet the realities of inequality remain facts of modern life for too many Native Americans, African Americans, and Latino Americans, even…

    Paperback – 2016-10-04

  • Commonwealth Caribbean Civil Procedure book cover

    Commonwealth Caribbean Civil Procedure

    4th Edition

    By Gilbert Kodilinye, Vanessa Kodilinye

    This new fourth edition of a well-established book is a timely response to the continuing development of the new rules of civil procedure in force in most of the jurisdictions of the English-speaking Caribbean. The new edition has been substantially revised to cover amendments to, and recent case…

    Paperback – 2016-08-25
    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • Constitutionalism in the Global Realm: A Sociological Approach book cover

    Constitutionalism in the Global Realm

    A Sociological Approach, 1st Edition

    By Poul F. Kjaer

    This book develops a sociologically informed theory of constitutionalism in the global realm, addressing both national and transnational forms of constitutional ordering. The book begins with the argument that current approaches to constitutionalism remain tied to a state-based conception of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Social and Economic Rights in Theory and Practice: Critical Inquiries book cover

    Social and Economic Rights in Theory and Practice

    Critical Inquiries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Alviar García, Karl Klare, Lucy A. Williams

    This book discusses a range of rights controversies from both theoretical and practical perspectives. It considers specific issues in the litigation and adjudication of social and economic rights cases from the differing standpoints of activists, lawyers, and adjudicators.…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04

  • Beginning Constitutional Law book cover

    Beginning Constitutional Law

    2nd Edition

    By Nick Howard

    Whether you’re new to higher education, coming to legal study for the first time or just wondering what Constitutional Law is all about, Beginning Constitutional Law is the ideal introduction to help you hit the ground running. Adopting a clear and simple approach with legal vocabulary explained in…

    Paperback – 2016-07-21
    Beginning the Law

  • Constitutional History of the UK book cover

    Constitutional History of the UK

    2nd Edition

    By Ann Lyon

    An appreciation of the development and evolution of the United Kingdom constitution is vital in order to understand the existing nature of the constitution, proposals for reform and the many complex challenges it faces. Ann Lyon presents a vivid overview of fourteen hundred years of English legal…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20

  • The Applied Law and Economics of Public Procurement book cover

    The Applied Law and Economics of Public Procurement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gustavo Piga, Steen Treumer

    This book explores Public Procurement novelties and challenges in an interdisciplinary way. The process whereby the public sector awards contracts to companies for the supply of works, goods or services is a powerful instrument to ensure the achievement of new public goals as well as an efficient…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20
    The Economics of Legal Relationships

  • Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland book cover

    Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland

    1st Edition

    By Jessie Blackbourn

    The Northern Ireland peace process has been heralded by those involved as a successful example of transformation from a violent conflict to a peaceful society. This book examines the implementation of the Belfast Agreement in Northern Ireland, and evaluates whether its goal to establish a normal,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-09
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Church and State in Scotland: Developing law book cover

    Church and State in Scotland

    Developing law, 1st Edition

    By Francis Lyall

    The interaction of faith and the community is a fundamental of modern society. The first country to adopt Presbyterianism in its national church, Scotland adopted a system of church government, which is now in world-wide use. This book examines the development and current state of Scots law.…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

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