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  • Regulating Health and Safety in the British Mining Industries, 1800–1914 book cover

    Regulating Health and Safety in the British Mining Industries, 1800–1914

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Mills

    This book explores the emergence and growth of state responsibility for safer and healthier working practices in British mining and the responses of labour and industry to expanding regulation and control. It begins with an assessment of working practice in the coal and metalliferous mining…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Labour History

  • Executive Measures, Terrorism and National Security: Have the Rules of the Game Changed? book cover

    Executive Measures, Terrorism and National Security

    Have the Rules of the Game Changed?, 1st Edition

    By David Bonner

    David Bonner presents an historical and contemporary legal analysis of UK governmental use of executive measures, rather than criminal process, to deal with national security threats. The work examines measures of internment, deportation and restriction on movement deployed in the UK and (along…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Miners' Lung: A History of Dust Disease in British Coal Mining book cover

    Miners' Lung

    A History of Dust Disease in British Coal Mining, 1st Edition

    By Arthur McIvor, Ronald Johnston

    Arthur McIvor and Ronald Johnston explore the experience of coal miners' lung diseases and the attempts at voluntary and legal control of dusty conditions in British mining from the late nineteenth century to the present. In this way, the book addresses the important issues of occupational health…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Music Trade in Georgian England book cover

    The Music Trade in Georgian England

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Kassler

    In contrast to today's music industry, whose principal products are recorded songs sold to customers round the world, the music trade in Georgian England was based upon London firms that published and sold printed music and manufactured and sold instruments on which this music could be played. The…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Transforming Legal Education: Learning and Teaching the Law in the Early Twenty-first Century book cover

    Transforming Legal Education

    Learning and Teaching the Law in the Early Twenty-first Century, 1st Edition

    By Paul Maharg

    Paul Maharg presents a critical inquiry into the identity and possibilities of legal education, and an exploration of transformational alternatives to our current theories and practices of teaching and learning the law. His work takes the view that bodies of interdisciplinary theory and knowledge…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Calling of Law: The Pivotal Role of Vocational Legal Education book cover

    The Calling of Law

    The Pivotal Role of Vocational Legal Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Westwood, Karen Barton

    As one of the ’learned’ professions requiring advanced learning and high principles, law enjoys a special standing in society. In return for its status and rank, the legal profession is expected to exhibit the highest levels of honesty, trust and morality, the very values which underpin the legal…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Victorian Crime, Madness and Sensation book cover

    Victorian Crime, Madness and Sensation

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Maunder

    Edited by Grace Moore

    Beginning with Victoria's enthronement and an exploration of sensationalist accounts of attacks on the Queen, and ending with the notorious case of a fin-de-siècle killer, Victorian Crime, Madness and Sensation throws new light on nineteenth-century attitudes toward crime and 'deviance'. The essays…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Ratio and Voluntas: The Tension Between Reason and Will in Law book cover

    Ratio and Voluntas

    The Tension Between Reason and Will in Law, 1st Edition

    By Kaarlo Tuori

    From the ancient beginnings of Western legal tradition, law has been conceived as traversed by a fundamental tension between power (will) and reason. This volume examines the tension between these two poles, 'ratio and voluntas' in modern law. Part I focuses on three instructive phases in the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • The River Pollution Dilemma in Victorian England: Nuisance Law versus Economic Efficiency book cover

    The River Pollution Dilemma in Victorian England

    Nuisance Law versus Economic Efficiency, 1st Edition

    By Leslie Rosenthal

    Nineteenth-century Britain witnessed a dramatic increase in its town population, as a hitherto largely rural economy transformed itself into an urban one. Though the political and social issues arising from these events are well-known, little is known about how the British legal process coped with…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Development of Jury Service in Japan: A square block in a round hole? book cover

    The Development of Jury Service in Japan

    A square block in a round hole?, 1st Edition

    By Anna Dobrovolskaia

    This book presents a comprehensive account of past and present efforts to introduce the jury system in Japan. Four legal reforms are documented and assessed: the implementation of the bureaucratic and all-judge special jury systems in the 1870s, the introduction of the all-layperson jury in the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-02
    Routledge

  • Law and Leadership: Integrating Leadership Studies into the Law School Curriculum book cover

    Law and Leadership

    Integrating Leadership Studies into the Law School Curriculum, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paula Monopoli, Susan McCarty

    Leadership includes the ability to persuade others to embrace one’s ideas and to act upon them. Teaching law students the art of persuasion through advocacy is at the heart of legal education. But historically law schools have not included leadership studies in the curriculum. This book is one of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • A Social History of Company Law: Great Britain and the Australian Colonies 1854–1920 book cover

    A Social History of Company Law

    Great Britain and the Australian Colonies 1854–1920, 1st Edition

    By Rob McQueen

    The history of incorporations legislation and its administration is intimately tied to changes in social beliefs in respect to the role and purpose of the corporation. By studying the evolution of the corporate form in Britain and a number of its colonial possessions, the book illuminates debates…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

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