Law: Jurisprudence & Philosophy of Law

  • 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 – 2020-07-30 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-06-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Law and Imagination in Troubled Times: A Legal and Literary Discourse book cover

    Law and Imagination in Troubled Times

    A Legal and Literary Discourse, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Mullender, Matteo Nicolini, Thomas D.C. Bennett, Emilia Mickiewicz

    This collection focuses on how troubled times impact upon the law, the body politic, and the complex interrelationship among them. It centres on how they engage in a dialogue with the imagination and literature, thus triggering an emergent (but thus far underdeveloped) field concerning the ‘legal…

    Hardback – 2020-06-03 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Collective Punishment and Human Rights Law: Addressing Gaps in International Law book cover

    Collective Punishment and Human Rights Law

    Addressing Gaps in International Law, 1st Edition

    By Cornelia Klocker

    This book analyses collective punishment in the context of human rights law. Collective punishment is a concept deriving from the law of armed conflict. It describes the punishment of a group for an act allegedly committed by one of its members and is prohibited in times of armed conflict. Although…

    Hardback – 2020-05-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Fictional Discourse and the Law book cover

    Fictional Discourse and the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans J. Lind

    Drawing on insights from literary theory and analytical philosophy, this book analyzes the intersection of law and literature from the distinct and unique perspective of fictional discourse.  Pursuing an empirical approach, and using examples that range from Victorian literature to the current…

    Hardback – 2020-05-07 
    Routledge

  • Kant, Global Politics and Cosmopolitan Law: The World Republic as a Regulative Idea of Reason book cover

    Kant, Global Politics and Cosmopolitan Law

    The World Republic as a Regulative Idea of Reason, 1st Edition

    By Claudio Corradetti

    Why is there so much attention on Kant’s global politics in present day law and philosophy? This book argues that to understand the complexities of our current legal-institutional arrangements, we first need an insight into Kant’s global politics, and highlights the potential fruitfulness of Kant’s…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • The Law and Legitimacy of Imposed Constitutions book cover

    The Law and Legitimacy of Imposed Constitutions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Albert, Xenophon Contiades, Alkmene Fotiadou

    Constitutions are often seen as the product of the free will of a people exercising their constituent power. This, however, is not always the case, particularly when it comes to ‘imposed constitutions’. In recent years there has been renewed interest in the idea of imposition in constitutional…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Comparative Constitutional Change

  • Governance and Constitutionalism: Law, Politics and Institutional Neutrality book cover

    Governance and Constitutionalism

    Law, Politics and Institutional Neutrality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bogdan Iancu, Elena Simina Tănăsescu

    This collection studies the rise of neutral bodies as a challenge to the constitutional paradigm of the nation state. Administrative entities such as commissions, agencies, councils, authorities or ‘independent agencies’ as they are sometimes known, are relatively autonomous from majoritarian…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Studies in the Sociology of Law

  • Defendants and Victims in International Criminal Justice: Ensuring and Balancing Their Rights book cover

    Defendants and Victims in International Criminal Justice

    Ensuring and Balancing Their Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Juan Pablo Perez-Leon-Acevedo, Joanna Nicholson

    This volume considers a variety of key issues pertaining to the rights of defendants and victims at International Criminal Courts (ICTs) and explores how best to balance and enhance the rights of both in order to ensure the effectiveness and efficiency of international criminal proceedings. The…

    Hardback – 2020-04-27 
    Routledge

  • Christianity and Global Law book cover

    Christianity and Global Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rafael Domingo, John Witte, Jr.

    This book explores both historical and contemporary Christian sources and dimensions of global law and includes critical perspectives from various religious and philosophical traditions. Two dozen leading scholars discuss the constituent principles of this new global legal order historically,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy: Children, Risk and Modernities book cover

    The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy

    Children, Risk and Modernities, 1st Edition

    By Kieran Walsh

    This book examines how child protection law has been shaped by the transition to late modernity and how it copes with the ever-changing concept of risk. The book traces the evolution of the contemporary child protection system through historical changes, assessing the factors that have influenced…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Hong Kong Constitutionalism: The British Legacy and the Chinese Future book cover

    Hong Kong Constitutionalism

    The British Legacy and the Chinese Future, 1st Edition

    By Richard Cullen

    Hong Kong is widely regarded as an exemplar of authoritarian jurisdictions with a positive history of adhering to Rule of Law–shaped governance systems. British Hong Kong provides a remarkable story of the effective development and consolidation of such a system, which has continued to apply since…

    Hardback – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

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