Law: Public Law

  • The Human Capacity for Transformational Change

    Harnessing the collective mind

    By Valerie A. Brown, John A. Harris

    Pressures for transformational change have become a regular feature of most fields of human endeavour. Master-thinkers and visionaries alike have reframed existing divisions as connecting relationships, bringing together as dynamic systems the supposed opposites of parts and wholes, stability and…

    Paperback – 2014-04-28
    Routledge

  • Women in the Judiciary

    Edited by Ulrike Schultz, Gisela Shaw

    Does gender matter in judging? And if so, in what way? Why were there so few women judges only two or three decades ago, and why are there so many now in most countries of the Western world? How do women judges experience their work in a previously male-dominated environment? What are their…

    Paperback – 2014-04-24
    Routledge

  • Law Made Simple

    13th Edition

    By David Barker

    Are you studying for an A-Level in Law?  Are you thinking about reading Law or a related subject at university? Or maybe you already have a place at Law School? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of the above or if you have a general interest in how the Law works, Law Made Simple is the perfect…

    Paperback – 2014-04-08
    Routledge

  • Constructing Sovereignty between Politics and Law

    By Tanja E. Aalberts

    This book explores the interplay between sovereignty, politics and law through different conceptualizations of sovereignty. Despite developments such as European integration, globalization, and state failure, sovereignty proves to be a resilient institution in contemporary international politics.…

    Paperback – 2014-03-14
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • Surveillance, Counter-Terrorism and Comparative Constitutionalism

    Edited by Fergal Davis, Nicola McGarrity, George Williams

    The decade after 11 September 2001 saw the enactment of counter-terrorism laws around the world. These laws challenged assumptions about public institutions, human rights and constitutional law. Those challenges are particularly apparent in the context of the increased surveillance powers granted…

    Hardback – 2013-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Weak Constitutionalism

    Democratic Legitimacy and the Question of Constituent Power

    By Joel Colón-Ríos

    It has been frequently argued that democracy is protected and realized under constitutions that protect certain rights and establish the conditions for a functioning representative democracy. However, some democrats still find something profoundly unsettling about contemporary constitutional…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Course Notes: Constitutional and Administrative Law

    By John McGarry

    Course Notes is designed to help you succeed in your law examinations and assessments. Each guide supports revision of an undergraduate and conversion GDL/CPE law degree module by demonstrating good practice in creating and maintaining ideal notes. Course Notes will support you in actively and…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
    Routledge
    Course Notes

  • The Early Warning System for the Principle of Subsidiarity

    Constitutional Theory and Empirical Reality

    By Philipp Kiiver

    This book offers a comprehensive systematic analysis of the European Union’s Early Warning System (EWS) for subsidiarity, which was introduced by the Treaty of Lisbon. The book includes both a detailed theoretical analysis of the EWS as well as an assessment of how national parliaments have…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • Vindicating Socio-Economic Rights

    International Standards and Comparative Experiences

    By Paul O'Connell

    Notwithstanding the widespread and persistent affirmation of the indivisibility and equal worth of all human rights, socio-economic rights continue to be treated as the "Cinderella" of the human rights corpus. At a domestic level this has resulted in little appetite for the explicit recognition and…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Confronting the Human Rights Act 1998

    Contemporary themes and perspectives

    Edited by Nicolas Kang-Riou

    This book critically examines the Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA) and evaluates its impact from a multi-disciplinary perspective. The book includes both a domestic and international analysis of the effectiveness of the HRA, and also considers possible future developments in policy and practise as well…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
    Routledge

  • Law and the Wearing of Religious Symbols

    European Bans on the Wearing of Religious Symbols in Education

    By Erica Howard

    Written in accessible language, Law and the Wearing of Religious Symbols is a comprehensive analysis of a topical subject that is being widely debated across Europe. The book provides an overview of emerging case law from the European Court of Human Rights as well as from national courts and…

    Paperback – 2013-10-16
    Routledge

  • Law and Development in Asia

    Edited by Gerald Paul McAlinn, Caslav Pejovic

    This book fills a gap in the literature by presenting a comprehensive overview of the key issues relating to law and development in Asia. Over recent decades, experts in law and development have produced multiple theories on law and development, none of which were derived from close study of Asian…

    Paperback – 2013-10-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Law in Asia

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