Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference book cover

    Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference

    Edited by W. Cole Durham, Jr., Donlu Thayer

    We live in an increasingly pluralized world. This sociological reality has become the irreversible destiny of humankind. Even once religiously homogeneous societies are becoming increasingly diverse. Religious freedom is modernity’s most profound if sometimes forgotten answer to the resulting…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Journalists, Anonymous Sources and the Law: A Comparative, Theoretical and Critical Analysis book cover

    Journalists, Anonymous Sources and the Law

    A Comparative, Theoretical and Critical Analysis

    By Damian Carney

    This book considers whether news gatherers should be required to disclose the identity of anonymous sources used in their stories by courts or other bodies. The vast majority of media self-regulatory codes impose an obligation not to disclose the identity of such sources, but many legal systems…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Media Law

  • Towards A Schmittian Theory of Regionalism within International Law and Relations: Testing Grossraum Analysis with Two Case Studies of Regional Institutions book cover

    Towards A Schmittian Theory of Regionalism within International Law and Relations

    Testing Grossraum Analysis with Two Case Studies of Regional Institutions

    By Michael Salter, Yinan Yin

    This book develops a critical analysis of how the USA has deployed various imperialistic devices within international law in order to expand its zone of influence on a global scale. The work then sets out a suggested theoretical framework highlighting an alternative regionalist model of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • The Flame of Knowledge: A Critical Realist Approach to Information Policy and Intellectual Property book cover

    The Flame of Knowledge

    A Critical Realist Approach to Information Policy and Intellectual Property

    By David Opderbeck

    Most intellectual property scholarship in the United States proceeds from a utilitarian perspective, using the tools of law and economics, while a significant minority position adopts postmodern critiques of IP regimes. However, as yet there has been no "socioeconomic" framework that could…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Private Property is Ego: Reflections on Property, Neoliberalism and Law book cover

    Private Property is Ego

    Reflections on Property, Neoliberalism and Law

    By Paul Babie

    Drawing on Badiou’s statement: ‘Property as ego", this book argues that the reality of neo-liberalism means that rather than seeing it as ego, we need to understand that private property is ego. The book is divided into three parts. Part I discusses the neo-liberal account of private property as a…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • Ethical, Legal and Social Aspects of Healthcare for Migrants: Perspectives from the UK and Germany book cover

    Ethical, Legal and Social Aspects of Healthcare for Migrants

    Perspectives from the UK and Germany

    Edited by Katja Kuehlmeyer, Corinna Klingler, Richard Huxtable

    Commentary on the migrant crisis and healthcare has primarily focused on the allocation of resources with little discussion of the needs of and provision for the migrants. Presenting a comparative study of the UK and Germany, this volume increases our knowledge of a broad spectrum of challenges in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Culture and the Judiciary: The Anthropologist Judge book cover

    Culture and the Judiciary

    The Anthropologist Judge

    By Ilenia Ruggiu

    How can jurists resolve multicultural conflicts? Which kind of questions should judges ask when culture enters the horizon of the law? Are they then called to become anthropologists? Through the analysis of hundreds of cases produced through decades of multicultural jurisprudence, this book…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law

  • Routledge Handbook of Islamic Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Islamic Law

    Edited by Khaled Abou El Fadl, Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    This Handbook is a detailed reference source comprising of original articles covering the origins, history, theory and practice of Islamic law. Previous publications on this topic have approached Islamic law from practically every disciplinary and pedagogical perspective (philology, history,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law: Accountability and International Business Operations book cover

    Corporate Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law

    Accountability and International Business Operations

    Edited by L.F.H. Enneking, Ivo Giesen, François Kristen, Cedric Ryngaert, A.L.M. Schaap

    This volume inquires how regulatory tools stemming from international law, public law, and private law may or may not be used for transnational corporate accountability purposes. This book combines legal-doctrinal approaches with comparative, interdisciplinary and policy insights.…

    Hardback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge
    Globalization: Law and Policy

  • Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Peoples and the Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Peoples and the Law

    Edited by Mark Harris, Denise Ferreira da Silva, Andrea Smith

    This volume explores the manners in which Indigenous peoples’ experiences of the law has and is being transformed from an oppressive system of denying rights to the site of contestation and articulation of claims. The book provides a comprehensive survey of the experience of Indigenous peoples…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Extreme Events: Legal and Policy Challenges in Managing Crises book cover

    Extreme Events

    Legal and Policy Challenges in Managing Crises

    By Saskia Hufnagel, Timothy Legrand

    A procession of natural disasters and other extreme events continues to wreak considerable damage on Western societies and their economies. Man-made threats, both real and perceived, present an unsettling outlook: chemical, nuclear and biological terrorism, cyber-attacks and industrial accidents…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Conceptualizing Accountability in International Financial Law book cover

    Conceptualizing Accountability in International Financial Law

    By Francesco Seatzu, Paolo Vargiu

    This volume explores, from an international law perspective, the various facets of the notion of accountability of International Financial Institutions. In particular, the book takes prospective and retrospective approaches to accountability; the legal constraints on IFIs towards all stakeholders;…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

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