Law: Legal Skills, Method & System

  • Law as a Human Science book cover

    Law as a Human Science

    By Panu Minkkinen

    Law as a Human Science argues for the reintroduction of crucial aspects of the humanist tradition in legal thinking. Interdisciplinary studies of law are now primarily understood as policy-oriented and socio-legal in their orientation; whilst the older ties between law and the humanities (with…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Responsive Legality: The New Administrative Justice book cover

    Responsive Legality

    The New Administrative Justice

    By Zach Richards

    An important addition to socio-legal studies of administrative justice, this book explores the normative logics that twenty-first century public officials use to make their decisions. Engaging existing theoretical models of administrative justice, it identifies what is different about twenty first…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26 
    Routledge

  • Legal English book cover

    Legal English

    5th Edition

    By Rupert Haigh

    English is the dominant language of international business relations, and a good working knowledge of the language is essential for today’s legal or business professional. Legal English provides a highly practical approach to the use of English in commercial legal contexts, and covers crucial law…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18 
    Routledge

  • Multilingual Law: A Framework for Analysis and Understanding book cover

    Multilingual Law

    A Framework for Analysis and Understanding

    By Colin D Robertson

    This book introduces and explores the concept of multilingual law. Providing an overview as to what is 'multilingual law', the study establishes a new discourse based on this concept, which has hitherto lacked recognition for reasons of complexity and multidisciplinarity. The need for such a…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Research Methods in Human Rights book cover

    Research Methods in Human Rights

    Edited by Lee McConnell, Rhona Smith

    Research Methods in Human Rights introduces the reader to key methodological approaches to Human Rights research in a clear and accessible way. Drawing on the expertise of a panel of contributors, the text clearly explains the key theories and methods commonly used in Human Rights research and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Public Law book cover

    Public Law

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Doherty

    Public Law is an ideal choice for all undergraduate and GDL students looking for a comprehensive yet accessible textbook on this area of law. The author’s clear writing style, accessible tone, and focus on modern case law help bring the subject to life. The book covers the key institutions,…

    Paperback – 2018-04-16
    Routledge
    Spotlights

  • Evidence and the Archive: Ethics, Aesthetics and Emotion book cover

    Evidence and the Archive

    Ethics, Aesthetics and Emotion

    Edited by Katherine Biber, Trish Luker

    This collection explores the stakes, risks and opportunities invoked in opening and exploring law’s archive and re-examining law’s evidence. It draws together work exploring how evidence is used or mis-used during the legal process, and re-used after the law’s work has concluded by engaging with…

    Paperback – 2018-04-03
    Routledge

  • Social Mobility and the Legal Profession: The case of professional associations and access to the English Bar book cover

    Social Mobility and the Legal Profession

    The case of professional associations and access to the English Bar

    By Elaine Freer

    This book will be crucial reading for students across a variety of disciplines. A broadly socio-legal text, using a mixed-methods design combining grounded theory with an in-depth case study, this research explores a rarely-seen facet of the legal profession. Sociologists studying the practical…

    Hardback – 2018-03-16
    Routledge

  • Law Dissertations: A Step-by-Step Guide book cover

    Law Dissertations

    A Step-by-Step Guide

    By Laura Lammasniemi

    Law Dissertations: A Step-by-Step Guide provides you with all the guidance and information you need to complete and succeed in your LLB, LLM or law-related dissertation. Written in a simple, clear format and with plenty of tools to help you to put the theory into practice, Laura Lammasniemi will…

    Paperback – 2018-03-13
    Routledge

  • Thinking Critically About Law: A Student's Guide book cover

    Thinking Critically About Law

    A Student's Guide

    By A. R. Codling

    So you’ve arrived at university, you’ve read the course handbook and you’re ready to learn the law. But is knowing the law enough to get you the very best marks? And what do your lecturers mean when they say you need to develop critical and analytical skills? When is it right to put your own views…

    Paperback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge

  • Phraseology in Legal and Institutional Settings: A Corpus-based Interdisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Phraseology in Legal and Institutional Settings

    A Corpus-based Interdisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Stanislaw Goźdź-Roszkowski, Gianluca Pontrandolfo

    This volume presents a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of major developments in the study of how phraseology is used in a wide range of different legal and institutional contexts. This recent interest has been mainly sparked by the development of corpus linguistics research, which has both…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • 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 – 2017-08-01
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

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