Law: English Law

  • Law of Defamation in Commonwealth Africa book cover

    Law of Defamation in Commonwealth Africa

    1st Edition

    By Jill Cottrell

    First published in 1998, this book is an exposition of the law of defamation as it applies in those countries (excluding South Africa). It discusses or refers to hundreds of cases from those jurisdictions, as well as many important precedents from England, analysing the law and discussing how far…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Law Across Cultures: Comparisons for Legal Practice book cover

    Environmental Law Across Cultures

    Comparisons for Legal Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kirk W. Junker

    This book provides a practical, functional comparison among various institutions, tools, implementation practices and norms in environmental law across legal cultures. This is a new approach that focuses on the act of comparison, looking at legal practice, from the ground up, including the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Campbell Legacy: Reflections on the Tort of Misuse of Private Information book cover

    The Campbell Legacy

    Reflections on the Tort of Misuse of Private Information, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas D.C. Bennett, Daithí Mac Síthigh

    In 2004, a judgment from the highest court in the UK gave birth to a new era of privacy law. That case, brought by the supermodel Naomi Campbell against Mirror Group Newspapers, is today rightly regarded as a turning point for the protection of individuals’ privacy. The case is seen as the turning…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform book cover

    Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mavis Maclean

    Legal aid for family cases in private law, mainly divorce and separation, where the state is not directly involved as it is in public law cases where there are issues of domestic violence or neglect or abuse of children, came to an abrupt end together with help for welfare and immigration cases on…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Reinterpreting Criminal Complicity and Inchoate Participation Offences book cover

    Reinterpreting Criminal Complicity and Inchoate Participation Offences

    1st Edition

    By Dennis J. Baker

    In Reinterpreting Criminal Complicity and Inchoate Participation Offences, Dennis J. Baker argues that the mental element in complicity is one of intention, that recklessness alone is not sufficient. This is demonstrated by showing that the ancient and modern authorities on complicity required…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Legal Accountability and Britain's Wars 2000-2015 book cover

    Legal Accountability and Britain's Wars 2000-2015

    1st Edition

    By Peter Rowe

    This book discusses the manner in which Britain’s wars, which took place between 2000 and 2015, have interacted with the relevant principles of international law and English law for the purpose, primarily, of considering legal accountability. During a debate in the House of Lords in 2005 a former…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • 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

  • 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
    Routledge

  • The Europeanisation of Parliamentary Democracy book cover

    The Europeanisation of Parliamentary Democracy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katrin Auel, Arthur Benz

    This groundbreaking new study shows how the process of creating an ever closer European Union affects not only the policy-making, but also the politics and polity of the Member States. Empirical studies on the domestic impact of Europe identified different forms of Europeanization due to…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge
    Library of Legislative Studies

  • Critical Company Law book cover

    Critical Company Law

    2nd Edition

    By Lorraine Talbot

    The second edition of Critical Company Law provides a framework in which to understand how the company functions in society and a thorough grounding in modern legal doctrine. It shows how modern company law is shaped by a multi-layered history of politics, ideology, economics and power. Through the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge

  • The Europeanisation of Contract Law: Current Controversies in Law book cover

    The Europeanisation of Contract Law

    Current Controversies in Law, 2nd Edition

    By Christian Twigg-Flesner

    A process of Europeanising contract law has been driven by the legislative activity of the European Union (EU), which has adopted a string of Directives touching on various aspects of contract law, mainly consumer law. Many of these Directives have dealt with a fairly isolated aspect of…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Legal Pluralism in Conflict: Coping with Cultural Diversity in Law book cover

    Legal Pluralism in Conflict

    Coping with Cultural Diversity in Law, 1st Edition

    By Prakash Shah

    Legal Pluralism in Conflict offers a new theoretical perspective for conceptualising and analysing the relationship between ethnic minority laws and the official legal order. Examining the limits of liberal legal thought in light of a contemporary plurality of ethnic identifications and religious…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge-Cavendish

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