Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • Comparative Constitutional Law book cover

    Comparative Constitutional Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vicki C. Jackson, Mila Versteeg

    Once a mere appendage to constitutional law proper, research in comparative constitutional law has burgeoned in recent decades. Indeed, a growing tendency towards international borrowing and harmonization has been marked in many jurisdictions (even, tentatively, the United States), but it has not…

    Hardback – 2020-09-26 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Law

  • 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 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Beyond the Responsibility to Protect in International Law: An Ethics of Irresponsibility book cover

    Beyond the Responsibility to Protect in International Law

    An Ethics of Irresponsibility, 1st Edition

    By Angeliki Samara

    This book offers a critical appraisal of the international legal idea of the ‘Responsibility to Protect’. The idea that the international community has a responsibility to protect populations at risk has become the prominent mode and structure of address in response to mass human atrocities, gross…

    Hardback – 2020-09-02 
    Routledge

  • Social Media in Legal Practice book cover

    Social Media in Legal Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vijay Bhatia, Girolamo Tessuto

    There are multiple aspects of electronically-mediated communication that influence and have strong implications for legal practice. This volume focuses on three major aspects of mediated communication through social media. Part I examines social media and the legal community. It explores how this…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • 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
    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
    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 
    Routledge
    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

  • Territorial Disputes and State Sovereignty: International Law and Politics book cover

    Territorial Disputes and State Sovereignty

    International Law and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Jorge E. Núñez

      Adopting a multi-disciplinary approach, this book opens new ground for research on territorial disputes. Many sovereignty conflicts remain unresolved around the world. Current solutions in law, political science and international relations generally prove problematic to at least one of the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Research in Polar Law

  • Workplace Mental Health Law: Comparative Perspectives book cover

    Workplace Mental Health Law

    Comparative Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Takenori Mishiba

    This book provides a systematic and interdisciplinary study of occupational mental health legislation in seven countries. The work presents a study of the laws, policies, and legal interpretations to help prevent mental health problems from occurring in the workplace and appropriately address…

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

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