Law: Land Law

  • Educating for Well-Being in Law: Positive Professional Identities and Practice book cover

    Educating for Well-Being in Law

    Positive Professional Identities and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Strevens, Rachael Field

    Bringing together the current international body of knowledge on key issues for educating for well-being in law, this book offers comparative perspectives across jurisdictions, and utilises a range of theoretical lenses (including socio-legal, psychological and ethical theories) in analysing…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City book cover

    Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City

    1st Edition

    By Sara Gwendolyn Ross

    With disappearing music venues, and arts and culture communities at constant risk of displacement in our urban centers, the preservation of intangible cultural heritage is of growing concern to global cities. This book addresses the role and protection of intangible cultural heritage in the urban…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Boundaries of the Law: Geography, Gender and Jurisdiction in Medieval and Early Modern Europe book cover

    Boundaries of the Law

    Geography, Gender and Jurisdiction in Medieval and Early Modern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Musson

    Exploring the boundaries of the law as they existed in medieval and early modern times and as they have been perceived by historians, this volume offers a wide ranging insight into a key aspect of European society. Alongside, and inexorably linked with, the ecclesiastical establishment, the law was…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • 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

  • The Ideas of Man and Woman in Renaissance France: Print, Rhetoric, and Law book cover

    The Ideas of Man and Woman in Renaissance France

    Print, Rhetoric, and Law, 1st Edition

    By Lyndan Warner

    The Ideas of Man and Woman in Renaissance France provides the first comprehensive comparison of the printed debates in the 1500s over the superiority or inferiority of woman - the Querelle des femmes - and the dignity and misery of man. Analysing these writings side by side, Lyndan Warner reveals…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Elizabethan Literature and the Law of Fraudulent Conveyance: Sidney, Spenser, and Shakespeare book cover

    Elizabethan Literature and the Law of Fraudulent Conveyance

    Sidney, Spenser, and Shakespeare, 1st Edition

    By Charles Ross

    This book investigates the origins, impact, and outcome of the Elizabethan obsession with fraudulent conveyancing, the part of debtor-creditor law that determines when a court can void a transfer of assets. Focusing on the years between the passage of a key statute in 1571 and the court case that…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Germany: Courts and Adjudicatory Practices in Frankfurt am Main, 1562–1696 book cover

    Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Germany

    Courts and Adjudicatory Practices in Frankfurt am Main, 1562–1696, 1st Edition

    By Maria R. Boes

    Frankfurt am Main, in common with other imperial German cities, enjoyed a large degree of legal autonomy during the early modern period, and produced a unique and rich body of criminal archives. In particular, Frankfurt’s Strafenbuch, which records all criminal sentences between 1562 and 1696,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • The Worst of Crimes: Homosexuality and the Law in Eighteenth-Century London book cover

    The Worst of Crimes

    Homosexuality and the Law in Eighteenth-Century London, 1st Edition

    By Netta Murray Goldsmith

    First published in 1998, this volume discusses the anomalies, inconsistencies and miscarriages of justice that arose as our ancestors decided what to do with defendants accused of the so-called ‘worst of crimes’. It reveals the ambivalence of eighteenth-century society about homosexuality, against…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Italian Legal Tradition book cover

    The Italian Legal Tradition

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Glyn Watkin

    First published in 1997, this volume provides the reader from a common law background with an introduction to the Legal System and basic private law institutions of contemporary Italy. It aims to afford a basic understanding, rather than a detailed presentation, of Italian law, through an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Church Law and Church Order in Rome and Byzantium: A Comparative Study book cover

    Church Law and Church Order in Rome and Byzantium

    A Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    By Clarence Gallagher

    This book presents a comparative study of church order in the East and West of the Christian world. It deals with the development of canon law from the 6th century, the time of Dionysius Exiguus and John Scholastikos, up to the period of Balsamon and Gratian. While the focus is upon Rome and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Studies

  • The Province of Jurisprudence Determined by John Austin book cover

    The Province of Jurisprudence Determined by John Austin

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Campbell, Philip A. Thomas

    First published in 1998, this text is the prefatory first part of Austin’s Lectures on Jurisprudence or the Philosophy of Positive Laws and first appeared separately from the Lectures in 1832. This volume reproduces the standard text of The Province from Robert Campbell’s fifth edition, published…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Commons in a Glocal World: Global Connections and Local Responses book cover

    The Commons in a Glocal World

    Global Connections and Local Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tobias Haller, Thomas Breu, Tine De Moor, Christian Rohr, Heinzpeter Znoj

    This volume focuses on how, in Europe, the debate on the commons is discussed in regard to historical and contemporary dimensions, critically referencing the work of Elinor Ostrom. It also explores from the perspective of new institutional political ecology (NIPE) how Europe directly and indirectly…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

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