Law: Land Law

  • 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

  • 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

  • Land Solutions for Climate Displacement book cover

    Land Solutions for Climate Displacement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Scott Leckie

    The threat of climate displacement looms large over a growing number of countries. Based on the more than six years of work by Displacement Solutions in ten climate-affected countries, academic work on displacement and climate adaptation, and the country-level efforts of civil society groups in…

    Paperback – 2016-07-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Displacement and Resettlement

  • Lawyers and Savages: Ancient History and Legal Realism in the Making of Legal Anthropology book cover

    Lawyers and Savages

    Ancient History and Legal Realism in the Making of Legal Anthropology, 1st Edition

    By Kaius Tuori

    Legal primitivism was a complex phenomenon that combined the study of early European legal traditions with studies of the legal customs of indigenous peoples. Lawyers and Savages: Ancient History and Legal Realism in the Making of Legal Anthropology explores the rise and fall of legal…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge

  • Aboriginal Peoples, Colonialism and International Law: Raw Law book cover

    Aboriginal Peoples, Colonialism and International Law

    Raw Law, 1st Edition

    By Irene Watson

    This work is the first to assess the legality and impact of colonisation from the viewpoint of Aboriginal law, rather than from that of the dominant Western legal tradition. It begins by outlining the Aboriginal legal system as it is embedded in Aboriginal people’s complex relationship with their…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Confronting Land and Property Problems for Peace book cover

    Confronting Land and Property Problems for Peace

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shinichi Takeuchi

    This collection clarifies the background of land and property problems in conflict-affected settings, and explores appropriate policy measures for peace-building. While land and property problems exist in any society, they can be particularly exacerbated in conflict-affected settings –…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Legal Histories of the British Empire: Laws, Engagements and Legacies book cover

    Legal Histories of the British Empire

    Laws, Engagements and Legacies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shaunnagh Dorsett, John McLaren

    This book is a major contribution to our understanding of the role played by law(s) in the British Empire. Using a variety of interdisciplinary approaches, the authors provide in-depth analyses which shine new light on the role of law in creating the people and places of the British Empire. Ranging…

    Paperback – 2015-12-17
    Routledge

  • Subversive Property: Law and the Production of Spaces of Belonging book cover

    Subversive Property

    Law and the Production of Spaces of Belonging, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Keenan

    This book explores the relationship between space, subjectivity, and property in order to invert conventional socio-legal understandings of property. Moreover, Sarah Keenan demonstrates that new political possibilities for property may be unveiled by thinking about property in terms of space and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-13
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Land Law Reform in Eastern Africa: Traditional or Transformative? book cover

    Land Law Reform in Eastern Africa

    Traditional or Transformative?, 1st Edition

    By Patrick McAuslan

    Land Law Reform in East Africa reviews development and changes in the statutory land laws of 7 countries in Eastern Africa over the period 1961 – 2011. The book is divided into two parts. Part 1 sets up the conceptual framework for consideration of the reforms, and pursues a contrast between…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Law, Development and Globalization

  • Between Indigenous and Settler Governance book cover

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Ford, Tim Rowse

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance addresses the history, current development and future of Indigenous self-governance in four settler-colonial nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. Bringing together emerging scholars and leaders in the field of indigenous law and…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

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