Law: Jurisprudence & Philosophy of Law

  • Human Rights and The Revision of Refugee Law book cover

    Human Rights and The Revision of Refugee Law

    1st Edition

    By Romit Bhandari

    This book addresses the relationship between International Refugee Law and International Human Rights Law. Using international refugee law’s analytical turn to human rights as its object of inquiry, it represents a critical intervention into the revisionism that has led to conceptual fragmentation…

    Hardback – 2020-09-30 
    Law and Migration

  • Refugees, Democracy and the Law: A Deficit of Rights book cover

    Refugees, Democracy and the Law

    A Deficit of Rights, 1st Edition

    By Dana Schmalz

    The book provides an in-depth discussion of democratic theory questions in relation to refugee law. The work introduces readers to the evolution of refugee law and its core issues today, as well as central lines in the debate about democracy and migration. Bringing together these fields, the book…

    Hardback – 2020-09-07 
    Law and Migration

  • The Royal Prerogative and Constitutional Law: A Search for the Quintessence of Executive Power book cover

    The Royal Prerogative and Constitutional Law

    A Search for the Quintessence of Executive Power, 1st Edition

    By Noel Cox

    This book examines the royal prerogative in terms of its theory, history and application today. The work explores the development of the royal prerogative through the evolution of imperial government, and more recent structural changes in the United Kingdom and elsewhere in the Commonwealth. While…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge Research in Legal History

  • Occupation and Control in International Humanitarian Law book cover

    Occupation and Control in International Humanitarian Law

    1st Edition

    By Natia Kalandarishvili-Mueller

    This book presents a systematic analysis of the notion of control in the law of military occupation. The work demonstrates that in present-day occupations, control as such occurs in different forms and variations. The polymorphic features of occupation can be seen in the way states establish…

    Hardback – 2020-08-03 
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Persecution, International Refugee Law and Refugees: A Feminist Approach book cover

    Persecution, International Refugee Law and Refugees

    A Feminist Approach, 1st Edition

    By Mathilde Crépin

    This book explores the ambit of the notion of persecution in international law and its relevance in the current geopolitical context, more specifically for refugee women. The work analyses different models for interpreting the notion of persecution in international refugee law through a…

    Hardback – 2020-07-29 
    Law and Migration

  • Contemporary Perspectives on Legal Obligation book cover

    Contemporary Perspectives on Legal Obligation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Bertea

    Bringing together world-class scholars who have devoted themselves to the study of legal obligation, this book addresses key dimensions of the current debate: providing novel insights and perspectives, as well as critically discussing the leading theories of legal obligation. The notion of legal…

    Hardback – 2020-07-28 

  • Routledge Handbook of Comparative Constitutional Change book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Comparative Constitutional Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xenophon Contiades, Alkmene Fotiadou

    Comparative constitutional change has recently emerged as a distinct field in the study of constitutional law. It is the study of the way constitutions change through formal and informal mechanisms, including amendment, replacement, total and partial revision, adaptation, interpretation, disuse,…

    Hardback – 2020-07-23 

  • Philosophies of Polar Law book cover

    Philosophies of Polar Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dawid Bunikowski, Alan D. Hemmings

    Analysing the most important concepts and problems of the philosophy of polar law, this book focuses on the legal regimes relating to both the Arctic and Antarctic. The book addresses the most fundamental concepts and problems of polar law, looking beyond the apparent biophysical similarities and…

    Hardback – 2020-07-23 
    Routledge Research in Polar Law

  • States of Exception: Law, History, Theory book cover

    States of Exception

    Law, History, Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cosmin Cercel, Gian Giacomo Fusco, Simon Lavis

    This book addresses the relevance of the state of exception for the analysis of law; whilst reflecting on the deeper symbolic and jurisprudential significance of the coalescence between law and force. The concept of the state of exception has become a central topos in political and legal philosophy…

    Hardback – 2020-07-16 
    Law and Politics

  • Time, Temporality and Legal Judgment book cover

    Time, Temporality and Legal Judgment

    1st Edition

    By Tanzil Chowdhury

    This book challenges the correspondence theory of judicial fact construction- that legal rules resemble and subsume facts ‘out there’- and instead provides an account of fact construction through legally-produced times- or adjudicative temporalities- that structure legal subject and event formation…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 

  • Apologies and Moral Repair: Rights, Duties, and Corrective Justice book cover

    Apologies and Moral Repair

    Rights, Duties, and Corrective Justice, 1st Edition

    By Andrew I. Cohen

    This book argues that justice often governs apologies. Drawing on examples from literature, politics, and current events, Cohen presents a theory of apology as corrective offers. Many leading accounts of apology say much about what apologies do and why they are important. They stop short of…

    Hardback – 2020-07-08 
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Legal Feminisms: Theory and Practice book cover

    Legal Feminisms

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clare McGlynn

    First published in 1998, this book explores the links between theories of feminism and the practice of law, and does so through an examination of a number of contemporary themes in feminist legal studies. From an interdisciplinary perspective, this book examines, as one of its overarching themes,…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge Revivals

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