Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • Justice and Judgment Among the Tiv book cover

    Justice and Judgment Among the Tiv

    1st Edition

    By Paul Bohannan

    Since publication in 1957 the importance of Bohannan's study of judicial institutions and procedures among the Tiv has been widely recognized. It has contributed widely to the continuing discussion concerning the objectives and methods to be followed in the anthropological study of law and the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century

  • Caravans of the Old Sahara: An Introduction to the History of the Western Sudan book cover

    Caravans of the Old Sahara

    An Introduction to the History of the Western Sudan, 1st Edition

    By E. W. Bovill

    Since publication in 1957 the importance of Bohannan's study of judicial institutions and procedures among the Tiv has been widely recognized. It has contributed widely to the continuing discussion concerning the objectives and methods to be followed in the anthropological study of law and the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century

  • The Province of Jurisprudence Determined by John Austin book cover

    The Province of Jurisprudence Determined by John Austin

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Campbell, Philip A. Thomas

    First published in 1998, this text is the prefatory first part of Austin’s Lectures on Jurisprudence or the Philosophy of Positive Laws and first appeared separately from the Lectures in 1832. This volume reproduces the standard text of The Province from Robert Campbell’s fifth edition, published…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Mental Basis of Responsibility book cover

    The Mental Basis of Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By Walter Glannon

    This title was first published in 2002: This book is an analysis of the ways in which mental states ground attributions of responsibility to persons. Particular features of the book include: attention to the agent’s epistemic capacity for beliefs about the foreseeable consequences of actions and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Self-Seeking and the Pursuit of Justice book cover

    Self-Seeking and the Pursuit of Justice

    1st Edition

    By David P. Levine

    First published in 1997, this volume delves into the most influential theories of economic justice, which ground themselves in utilitarian or related contractarian ideas about the self. These ideas take self-interest to be transparent and unproblematic. Favoured assumptions about the self also make…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Using the Bodies of the Dead: Legal, Ethical and Organisational Dimensions of Organ Transplantation book cover

    Using the Bodies of the Dead

    Legal, Ethical and Organisational Dimensions of Organ Transplantation, 1st Edition

    By Nora Machado

    First published in 1998, this unique, timely book applies sociological concepts and analysis to the study of organ transplantation and related medical phenomena. It provides comparisons between differing transplantation systems and examines the ethical issues of organ transplantation, organ…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Law, Religion and Love: Seeking Ecumenical Justice for the Other book cover

    Law, Religion and Love

    Seeking Ecumenical Justice for the Other, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Babie, Vanja-Ivan Savić

    Increasingly, the modern neo-liberal world marginalises any notion of religion or spirituality, leaving little or no room for the sacred in the public sphere. While this process advances, the conservative and harmful behaviours associated with some religions and their adherents exacerbate this…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Global Environment of Policing book cover

    Global Environment of Policing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Darren Palmer, Michael M. Berlin, Dilip K. Das

    Police organizations across the globe are experiencing major changes. Many nations cope with funding constraints as pressures within their societies, terrorism and transnational crime, and social and political transformations necessitate a more democratic form of policing. Drawn from the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    International Police Executive Symposium Co-Publications

  • Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume One book cover

    Trends in the Judiciary

    Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume One, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dilip K. Das, Cliff Roberson

    U.S. Supreme Court justices are studied publicly, but scant attention is generally paid to the judges who function daily in other courts of the world. Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe assembles a collection of interviews conducted by international scholars and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Two book cover

    Trends in the Judiciary

    Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Two, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lowe, Dilip K. Das

    The term judicial opinion can be a misnomer as rarely are judges’ true feelings on legal issues and the work they do made available to the public. Judges are constrained when writing decisions to follow the law and leave personal commentary aside. Through a series of revealing interviews, this book…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Three book cover

    Trends in the Judiciary

    Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Three, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lowe, Dilip K. Das

    The third volume in the Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons series, Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Three provides an insider's view of the judicial system. Offering interviews from judges in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

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