Law: Land Law

  • Studies on Greek Law, Oratory and Comedy book cover

    Studies on Greek Law, Oratory and Comedy

    Edited by Konstantinos Kapparis, Ilias Arnaoutoglou, Dimos Spatharas, Authored by Douglas M. MacDowell

    Douglas M. MacDowell (1931 – 2010) was a scholar of international renown and the articles included here cover a significant area of classical scholarship, discussing Athenian law, law-making and legal procedure, Old Comedy, comedy and law, politics and lexicography. All of these articles, published…

    Hardback – 2017-09-06 
    Routledge

  • Building Regulations and Urban Form, 1200-1900 book cover

    Building Regulations and Urban Form, 1200-1900

    Edited by Terry R. Slater, Sandra M.G. Pinto

    Towns are complicated places. It is therefore not surprising that from the beginnings of urban development, towns and town life have been regulated. Whether the basis of regulation was imposed or agreed, ultimately it was necessary to have a law-based system to ensure that disagreements could be…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict: The governance of mineral and gas resource development book cover

    Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict

    The governance of mineral and gas resource development

    By Amanda Kennedy

    Conflict over the extraction of coal and gas resources has rapidly escalated in communities throughout the world. Using an environmental justice lens, this multi-disciplinary book explores cases of land use conflict through the lived experiences of communities grappling with such disputes. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Colonial Policing and the Transnational Legacy: The Global Dynamics of Policing Across the Lusophone Community book cover

    Colonial Policing and the Transnational Legacy

    The Global Dynamics of Policing Across the Lusophone Community

    Edited by Conor O'Reilly

    This compilation represents the first study to examine the historical evolution and shifting global dynamics of policing across the Lusophone community. With contributions from a multi-disciplinary range of experts, it traces the role of policing within and across settings that are connected by the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-16 
    Routledge

  • Legal Persuasion: A Rhetorical Approach to the Science book cover

    Legal Persuasion

    A Rhetorical Approach to the Science

    By Linda L. Berger, Kathryn M. Stanchi

    This book develops a central theme: legal persuasion results from making and breaking mental connections. This concept of making connections inspired the authors to take a rhetorical approach to the science of legal persuasion. That singular approach resulted in the integration of research from…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Injustice, Memory and Faith in Human Rights book cover

    Injustice, Memory and Faith in Human Rights

    Edited by Kalliopi Chainoglou, Barry Collins, Michael Philipps, John Strawson

    This multi-disciplinary collection interrogates the role of human rights in addressing past injustices. The volume draws on legal scholars, political scientists, anthropologists and political philosophers grappling with the weight of the memory of historical injustices arising from conflicts in…

    Hardback – 2017-07-06 
    Routledge

  • Devising, Dying and Dispute: Probate Litigation in Early Modern England book cover

    Devising, Dying and Dispute

    Probate Litigation in Early Modern England

    By Lloyd Bonfield

    Seventeenth-century England was a country obsessed with property rights. For only those who owned property were considered to have a vested interest in the maintenance of law, order and social harmony. As such, establishing the ownership of 'things' was a constant concern for all people, and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Democracies and the Shock of War: The Law as a Battlefield book cover

    Democracies and the Shock of War

    The Law as a Battlefield

    By Marc Cogen

    Over the course of the twentieth century, democracies demonstrated an uncanny ability to win wars when their survival was at stake. As this book makes clear, this success cannot be explained merely by superior military equipment or a particular geographical advantage. Instead, it is argued that the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Vagrancy in Law and Practice under the Old Poor Law book cover

    Vagrancy in Law and Practice under the Old Poor Law

    By Audrey Eccles

    In eighteenth-century England, the law surrounding vagrancy was complicated, and practice stood in complex relationship to law. Drawing on extensive archival research and in-depth study of both statute law and local administrative records, this book examines the complexities of vagrancy law and the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Land Law: A Problem-Based Approach book cover

    Land Law

    A Problem-Based Approach

    By Rebecca Kelly, Emma Hatfield

    Land Law: A Problem-Based Approach creates a fresh approach to learning land law through the use of real-life scenarios which bring what is often perceived to be a dry and difficult subject to life.  This helps both to engage the student and make the subject more accessible as well as placing…

    Paperback – 2017-06-22 
    Routledge
    Problem Based Learning

  • Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict book cover

    Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict

    Edited by Alan C. Tidwell, Barry Scott Zellen

    Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict presents an original comparative study of indigenous land and property rights worldwide. The book explores how the ongoing constitutional, legal and political integration of indigenous peoples into contemporary society has impacted on indigenous institutions…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Law and Society in Later Medieval England and Ireland book cover

    Law and Society in Later Medieval England and Ireland

    By Travis R. Baker

    Law mattered in later medieval England and Ireland. A quick glance at the sources suggests as much. From the charter to the will to the court roll, the majority of the documents which have survived from later medieval England and Ireland, and medieval Europe in general, are legal in nature. Yet…

    Hardback – 2017-05-28 
    Routledge

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