Law: Jurisprudence & Philosophy of Law

  • Emergency Ethics: Volume I book cover

    Emergency Ethics

    Volume I, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Selgelid

    Edited by A.M. Viens

    Emergencies are extreme events which threaten to cause massive disruption to society and negatively affect the physical and psychological well-being of its members. They raise important practical and theoretical questions about how we should treat each other in times of ’crisis’. The articles…

    Hardback – 2012-12-18
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Emergency Ethics, Law and Policy

  • Environmental Rights book cover

    Environmental Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Vanderheiden

    The essays selected for this volume present critical viewpoints from the debate about the need to establish rights on behalf of greater environmental protection. Three main areas for developing environmental rights are surveyed, including: extensionist theories that link existing rights (for…

    Hardback – 2012-08-08
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Rights

  • The Library of Essays on Justice: 6 Volume Set book cover

    The Library of Essays on Justice: 6 Volume Set

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom D. Campbell

    Justice is one of the most enduring and central concepts within applied philosophy, and generates a vast and varied literature. In recent decades several topics within the field have undergone significant development and this six-volume series, which brings together the best and most important…

    Hardback – 2012-05-29
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice

  • Rawls and Law book cover

    Rawls and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    John Rawls (1921-2002) is widely held to be amongst the most important political philosophers for over a century. This volume, which is the first work of its kind to publish in one place the most influential essays in the field, features articles on a wide range of subjects including…

    Hardback – 2012-05-09
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Hume and Law book cover

    Hume and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Mackinnon

    There has been a huge upsurge in Hume research over the past thirty years. However, one area that has not received its due share of attention is David Hume's legal thought where the research has been fragmented and often un-championed. This volume - the first collection of essays in English to…

    Hardback – 2012-04-28
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Procedural Justice book cover

    Procedural Justice

    1st Edition

    By Paul Morrow

    Edited by Larry May

    This collection of essays brings together the very best philosophical and legal writings on procedural justice over the last half century. Core concepts in Anglo-American jurisprudence, such as equal protection, due process, and the rule of law, are explained and criticized. The articles collected…

    Hardback – 2012-03-16
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice

  • The Citizen and the Chinese State book cover

    The Citizen and the Chinese State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Perry Keller

    This volume addresses several core questions regarding the nature of law in China and its future development. In particular, these articles shed light on whether the rule of law ideal is commensurable with government based on the Chinese Communist Party. Beginning virtually from scratch, China has…

    Hardback – 2012-01-03
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Chinese Law

  • Jürgen Habermas, Volumes I and II book cover

    Jürgen Habermas, Volumes I and II

    1st Edition

    By Camil Ungureanu, Klaus Günther

    Jürgen Habermas is widely regarded as one of the outstanding intellectuals of our time. This collection focuses on the theory of law which can be distilled from his vast compendium of work. At the same time the collection places this theory in the context of Habermas' overall contribution to the…

    Hardback – 2011-08-25
    Routledge
    International Library of Essays in the History of Social and Political Thought

  • The Methodology of Legal Theory: Volume I book cover

    The Methodology of Legal Theory

    Volume I, 1st Edition

    By Michael Giudice, Wil Waluchow

    The last decade has witnessed a particularly intensive debate over methodological issues in legal theory. The publication of Julie Dickson's Evaluation and Legal Theory (2001) was significant, as were collective returns to H.L.A. Hart's 'Postscript' to The Concept of Law. While influential articles…

    Hardback – 2010-10-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays in Contemporary Legal Theory

  • Legal Theory and the Social Sciences: Volume II book cover

    Legal Theory and the Social Sciences

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    By Maksymilian Del Mar, Michael Giudice

    Ever since H.L.A. Hart's self-description of The Concept of Law as an 'exercise in descriptive sociology', contemporary legal theorists have been debating the relationship between legal theory and sociology, and between legal theory and social science more generally. There have been some who have…

    Hardback – 2010-10-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays in Contemporary Legal Theory

  • Legal Theory and the Legal Academy: Volume III book cover

    Legal Theory and the Legal Academy

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    By Maksymilian Del Mar, William Twining

    The third in a series of three volumes on Contemporary Legal Theory, this volume deals with four topics: 1) the role of legal theory in the legal curriculum; 2) the teaching of legal theory; 3) the relationship of legal theory to legal scholarship; and 4) the relationship of legal theory to…

    Hardback – 2010-10-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays in Contemporary Legal Theory

  • Law, Hermeneutics and Rhetoric book cover

    Law, Hermeneutics and Rhetoric

    1st Edition

    By Francis J. Mootz Iii

    Mootz offers an antidote to the fragmentation of contemporary legal theory with a collection of essays arguing that legal practice is a hermeneutical and rhetorical event that can best be understood and theorized in those terms. This is not a modern insight that wipes away centuries of dogmatic…

    Hardback – 2010-10-28
    Routledge

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