Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • Augustine and Modern Law book cover

    Augustine and Modern Law

    1st Edition

    By James Bernard Murphy

    Edited by Richard O. Brooks

    St. Augustine and Roman law are the two bridges from Athens and Jerusalem to the world of modern law. Augustine's almost eerily modern political realism was based upon his deep appreciation of human evil, arising from his insights into the human personality, the product of his reflections on his…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Gang Injunctions and Abatement: Using Civil Remedies to Curb Gang-Related Crimes book cover

    Gang Injunctions and Abatement

    Using Civil Remedies to Curb Gang-Related Crimes, 1st Edition

    By Matthew D. O'Deane

    As gang violence continues to rise across the country and the world, police departments, prosecutors, and community members are seeking new methods to reduce the spread of gang-related criminal activity. Civil gang injunctions have become a growing feature of crime control programs in several…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Saviour Siblings and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology: Harm, Ethics and Law book cover

    Saviour Siblings and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology

    Harm, Ethics and Law, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm K. Smith

    Advances in the field of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) have been revolutionary. This book focuses on the use of ARTs in the context of families who seek to conceive a matching sibling donor as a source of tissue to treat an existing sick child. Such children have been referred to as '…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Computer Ethics book cover

    Computer Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Weckert

    The study of the ethical issues related to computer use developed primarily in the 1980s, although a number of important papers were published in previous decades, many of which are contained in this volume. Computer ethics, as the field became known, flourished in the following decades. The…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Public and Professional Ethics

  • Legal Reasoning, Legal Theory and Rights book cover

    Legal Reasoning, Legal Theory and Rights

    1st Edition

    By Martin P. Golding

    This book is a selection of articles and chapters published over Martin Golding's academic career. Golding's approach to the philosophy of law is that it contains conceptual and normative issues and in this volume logical issues in legal reasoning are examined, and various theories of law are…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Collected Essays in Law

  • Constitutional Theory: Schmitt after Derrida book cover

    Constitutional Theory: Schmitt after Derrida

    1st Edition

    By Jacques de Ville

    This book advances a new reading of the central works of Carl Schmitt and, in so doing, rethinks the primary concepts of constitutional theory. In this book, Jacques de Ville engages in a close analysis of a number of Schmitt’s texts, including Dictatorship (1921), The Concept of the Political (…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Birkbeck Law Press
    Birkbeck Law Press

  • Hannah Arendt: Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial book cover

    Hannah Arendt

    Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial, 1st Edition

    By Peter Burdon

    Hannah Arendt is one of the great outsiders of twentieth-century political philosophy. After reporting on the trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann, Arendt embarked on a series of reflections about how to make judgments and exercise responsibility without recourse to existing law, especially…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Ethics and the Contemporary World book cover

    Ethics and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Edmonds

    Arguments about ethics often centre on traditional questions of, for instance, euthanasia and abortion. Whilst these questions are still in the foreground, recent years have seen an explosion of new moral problems. Moral and political clashes are now as likely to be about sexuality and gender and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge

  • After Evil: Responding to Wrongdoing book cover

    After Evil

    Responding to Wrongdoing, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Scarre

    Evils, both large and small, are a constant feature of human life. This book is about responding to them and in particular about responding to moral evils, that is, those produced by the deliberate acts of human beings. Prominent in our repertoire of responses to moral evil are forgiveness and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • Legal Evidence and Proof: Statistics, Stories, Logic book cover

    Legal Evidence and Proof

    Statistics, Stories, Logic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Henry Prakken, Hendrik Kaptein

    As a result of recent scandals concerning evidence and proof in the administration of criminal justice - ranging from innocent people on death row in the United States to misuse of statistics leading to wrongful convictions in The Netherlands and elsewhere - inquiries into the logic of evidence and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Terrorism and State Surveillance of Communications book cover

    Terrorism and State Surveillance of Communications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Hale-Ross, David Lowe

    This book brings together leading counterterrorism experts, from academia and practice, to form an interdisciplinary assessment of the terrorist threat facing the United Kingdom and the European Union, focusing on how terrorists and terrorist organisations communicate in the digital age.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge

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