Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • Crime, Criminal Justice and Masculinities book cover

    Crime, Criminal Justice and Masculinities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Tomsen

    This volume features the leading contemporary articles that are part of, or related to, the 'new masculinities' approach in this sphere. These comprise an impressive range of theoretical and empirical work including important cultural and ethnographic analyses. They emphasise the relationship…

    Hardback – 2008-05-07
    International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology - Second Series

  • Nietzsche and Law book cover

    Nietzsche and Law

    1st Edition

    By Francis J. Mootz Iii, Peter Goodrich

    Legal scholars have only recently begun to address the radical challenges for law and legal theory that follow from Friedrich Nietzsche's pathbreaking work. This collection brings together articles from leading thinkers who consider how Nietzsche's philosophical and rhetorical interventions…

    Hardback – 2008-04-28
    Philosophers and Law

  • Meaning, Mind and Law book cover

    Meaning, Mind and Law

    1st Edition

    By Dennis Patterson

    In this important collection of papers, Dennis Patterson continues to show the importance of Wittgenstein's thought for problems in legal theory. Ranging across issues in the philosophy of mind to questions of meaning and normativity, this collection of papers is essential reading for anyone with…

    Hardback – 2008-03-27
    Collected Essays in Law

  • Commonwealth Caribbean Public Law book cover

    Commonwealth Caribbean Public Law

    3rd Edition

    By Albert Fiadjoe

    Taking a critical look at the major areas of constitutional and administrative law, Commonwealth Caribbean Public Law places a firm emphasis on the protection of citizens' rights and good governance. The third edition of this book builds on the success of the previous two editions, setting-out the…

    Paperback – 2008-02-07
    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • Death, Dying and the Ending of Life, Volumes I and II book cover

    Death, Dying and the Ending of Life, Volumes I and II

    1st Edition

    By Leslie P. Francis

    Edited by Margaret P. Battin

    The two volumes of Death, Dying, and the Ending of Life present the core of recent philosophical work on end-of-life issues. Volume I examines issues in death and consent: the nature of death, brain death and the uses of the dead and decision-making at the end of life, including the use of advance…

    Hardback – 2007-09-21
    The International Library of Medicine, Ethics and Law

  • Locke and Law book cover

    Locke and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    John Locke is one of the most important figures in the history of philosophy. His Two Treatises of Government and A Letter Concerning Toleration fascinate us as much today as they did when first published three centuries ago. Locke and Law presents for the first time in one collection the most…

    Hardback – 2007-09-19
    Philosophers and Law

  • Comparative Law in a Changing World book cover

    Comparative Law in a Changing World

    3rd Edition

    By Peter De Cruz

    Providing a comprehensive and comparative analysis of the legal approach to key areas of law within different legal systems, this book offers a blueprint for comparative legal study by evaluating the current epistemological debate on comparative law and comparative legal research methods.…

    Paperback – 2007-09-06

  • Plato and Modern Law book cover

    Plato and Modern Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard O. Brooks

    This audacious collection of modern writings on Plato and the Law argues that Plato's work offers insights for resolving modern jurisprudential problems. Plato's dialogues, in this modern interpretation, reveal that knowledge of the functions of law, based upon intelligible principles, can be…

    Hardback – 2007-08-28
    Philosophers and Law

  • Gadamer and Law book cover

    Gadamer and Law

    1st Edition

    By Francis J. Mootz Iii

    Hans-Georg Gadamer’s philosophical hermeneutics is especially relevant for law, which is grounded in the interpretation of authoritative texts from the past to resolve present-day disputes. In this collection, leading scholars consider the importance of Gadamer’s philosophy for ongoing disputes in…

    Hardback – 2007-04-28
    Philosophers and Law

  • Commonwealth Caribbean Land Law book cover

    Commonwealth Caribbean Land Law

    1st Edition

    By Sampson Owusu

    The first textbook to address land law as it relates to the Commonwealth Caribbean, it encompasses all areas covered in an undergraduate course on the law of real property in the Caribbean. Primary and secondary source material on the law of property in the whole of the Commonwealth Caribbean is…

    Paperback – 2006-12-07
    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • Understanding Jurisprudence book cover

    Understanding Jurisprudence

    1st Edition

    By Denise Meyerson

    Considering general philosophical and theoretical questions about the nature, purpose and operation of law as a whole, this book introduces students to contemporary debates in jurisprudence and encourages them to think in a theoretical and critical way about the nature of law, legal reasoning and…

    Paperback – 2006-10-26

  • Legality and Democracy: Contested Affinities book cover

    Legality and Democracy

    Contested Affinities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stuart A. Scheingold

    Democracy and the rule of law are commonly represented as complementary and indispensable components of the modern democratic state. Whatever the truth of this formulation, it conceals the competing claims of electoral and legal accountability that are the subject of this volume. Political, legal…

    Hardback – 2006-06-20
    The International Library of Essays in Law and Society

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