Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • Natural Law and Religious Freedom: The Role of Moral First Things in Grounding and Protecting the First Freedom book cover

    Natural Law and Religious Freedom

    The Role of Moral First Things in Grounding and Protecting the First Freedom, 1st Edition

    By J. Daryl Charles

    Every successive generation finds fresh reasons for the study of natural law. Current interest in the natural law may well be due to a pervasive moral pessimism in the Western cultural context and wider contemporary geopolitical challenges. Those geopolitical challenges result from two significant…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Legal Challenges to the Far-Right: Lessons from England and Wales book cover

    Legal Challenges to the Far-Right

    Lessons from England and Wales, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Alkiviadou

    The work considers the international and European obligations of the UK in the realm of challenging the far-right and assesses the extent to which it adheres to them. It looks at the role of criminal law in tackling hate speech and hate crime and assesses how English law deals with political…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • 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 – 2019-12-10
    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 – 2019-12-10
    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 – 2019-12-10
    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 – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Dignity, Degrading Treatment and Torture in Human Rights Law: The Ends of Article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights book cover

    Dignity, Degrading Treatment and Torture in Human Rights Law

    The Ends of Article 3 of the European Convention on Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Webster

    Although scholars have shown longstanding interest in the boundaries of interpretation of the right not to be subjected to torture and other prohibited harm, the existing body of work does not sufficiently reflect the significance of the interpretive scope of degrading treatment. This book argues…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Law, Obligation, Community book cover

    Law, Obligation, Community

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Matthews, Scott Veitch

    Against an ever-expanding and diversifying ‘rights talk’, this book re-opens the question of obligation from not only legal but also ethical, sociological and political perspectives. Its premise is that obligation has a primacy ahead of rights, because rights attach to practices and modes of being…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Jurisprudence

  • Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights: Calling Out the Armed Forces book cover

    Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights

    Calling Out the Armed Forces, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head

    This book examines the national and international law, human rights and civil liberties issues involved in governments calling out the armed forces to deal with civil unrest or terrorism. The introduction of domestic military powers has become an international trend. Troops already have been seen…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • SEPs, SSOs and FRAND: Asian and Global Perspectives on Fostering Innovation in Interconnectivity book cover

    SEPs, SSOs and FRAND

    Asian and Global Perspectives on Fostering Innovation in Interconnectivity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kung-Chung Liu, Reto M. Hilty

    This book is a very useful reference guide on how de jure and de facto standards are being developed and how these standards compete against each other. The book also looks at how FRAND commitments are being determined across countries, how these disputes have played out, especially in Asia, and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Africanizing African Legal Ethics book cover

    Africanizing African Legal Ethics

    1st Edition

    By John Murungi

    This book is a philosophical inquiry into indigenous African legal ethics, asking what is African about African legal ethics? Taking us beyond a geographical understanding of Africa, the author argues for an African legal ethics that is distinct from non-African African legal ethics which are…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Philosophy

  • Dissidents of Law: On the 1989 Velvet Revolutions, Legitimations, Fictions of Legality and Contemporary Version of the Social Contract book cover

    Dissidents of Law

    On the 1989 Velvet Revolutions, Legitimations, Fictions of Legality and Contemporary Version of the Social Contract, 1st Edition

    By Jirí Pribán

    This title was first published in 2003: The problem of legitimacy and legality is one of the key issues of modern thought and nowhere more intensely debated than in the countries of the former Soviet bloc. Under the communist system, symbols of modern government had been supplemented and changed in…

    Hardback – 2019-11-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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