Law: Legal Skills, Method & System

  • Power, Legal Education, and Law School Cultures book cover

    Power, Legal Education, and Law School Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meera E. Deo, Mindie Lazarus-Black, Elizabeth Mertz

    There is a myth that lingers around legal education in many democracies. That myth would have us believe that law students are admitted and then succeed based on raw merit, and that law schools are neutral settings in which professors (also selected and promoted based on merit) use their expertise…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Imperatives for Legal Education Research: Then, Now and Tomorrow book cover

    Imperatives for Legal Education Research

    Then, Now and Tomorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Golder, Marina Nehme, Alex Steel, Prue Vines

    In the last few decades university teaching has been recognised as an activity which can be studied and improved through educational scholarship. In some disciplines this is now well established. It remains emergent in legal education. The field is rich with questions to be answered, issues to be…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts book cover

    Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Edwards, Dimos Spatharas

    Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts breaks new ground by exploring different aspects of forensic storytelling in Athenian legal speeches and the ways in which forensic narratives reflect normative concerns and legal issues. The chapters, written by distinguished experts in Athenian oratory and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge

  • State Law, Dispute Processing And Legal Pluralism: Unspoken Dialogues From Rural India book cover

    State Law, Dispute Processing And Legal Pluralism

    Unspoken Dialogues From Rural India, 1st Edition

    By Kalindi Kokal

    This book presents an ethnography of dispute processing by non-state forums and actors in rural India. As such it sheds light on a much neglected and contested topic. Arising in the context of recent legal and political debates that question the legitimacy of non-state actors engaged in dispute…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Law and Anthropology

  • Quantitative Studies in Green and Conservation Criminology: The Measurement of Environmental Harm and Crime book cover

    Quantitative Studies in Green and Conservation Criminology

    The Measurement of Environmental Harm and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Lynch, Stephen F. Pires

    During the early development and throughout the short history of green/conservation criminology, limited attention has been directed toward quantitative analyses of relevant environmental crime, law and justice concerns. While recognizing the importance of establishing a theory and terminology in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Research Methods for International Human Rights Law: Beyond the traditional paradigm book cover

    Research Methods for International Human Rights Law

    Beyond the traditional paradigm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Damian Gonzalez-Salzberg, Loveday Hodson

    The study and teaching of international human rights law is dominated by the doctrinal method. A wealth of alternative approaches exists, but they tend to be discussed in isolation from one another. This collection focuses on cross-theoretical discussion that brings together an array of different…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting: Crossing Methodological Boundaries book cover

    Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting

    Crossing Methodological Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Łucja Biel, Jan Engberg, Rosario Martín Ruano, Vilelmini Sosoni

    The field of Legal translation and interpreting has strongly expanded over recent years. As it has developed into an independent branch of Translation Studies, this book advocates for a substantiated discussion of methods and methodology, as well as knowledge about the variety of approaches…

    Hardback – 2019-05-03
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Backstage Practices of Transnational Law book cover

    Backstage Practices of Transnational Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lianne J.M. Boer, Sofia Stolk

    This book explores the ‘backstage’ of transnational legal practice by illuminating the routines and habits that are crucial to the field, yet rarely studied. Through innovative discussion of practices often considered trivial, the book encourages readers to conceptualise the ‘backstage’ as…

    Hardback – 2019-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Professional Emotions in Court: A Sociological Perspective book cover

    Professional Emotions in Court

    A Sociological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Stina Bergman Blix, Åsa Wettergren

    Professional Emotions in Court examines the paramount role of emotions in the legal professions and in the functioning of the democratic judicial system. Based on extensive interview and observation data in Sweden, the authors highlight the silenced background emotions and the tacitly habituated…

    Hardback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge

  • Constitutional Politics and the Judiciary: Decision-making in Central and Eastern Europe book cover

    Constitutional Politics and the Judiciary

    Decision-making in Central and Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kálmán Pócza

    Recent confrontations between constitutional courts and parliamentary majorities, for example in Poland and Hungary, have attracted international interest in the relationship between the judiciary and the legislature in Central and Eastern European countries. Several political actors have argued…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Fiction and the Languages of Law: Understanding Contemporary Legal Discourse book cover

    Fiction and the Languages of Law

    Understanding Contemporary Legal Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Karen Petroski

    Contemporary legal reasoning has more in common with fictional discourse than we tend to realize. Through an examination of the U.S. Supreme Court’s written output during a recent landmark term, this book exposes many of the parallels between these two special kinds of language use. Focusing on…

    Hardback – 2018-11-02
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Responsive Legality: The New Administrative Justice book cover

    Responsive Legality

    The New Administrative Justice, 1st Edition

    By Zach Richards

    Responsive Legality is an important book about twenty first century justice. It explores the legal and moral values that twenty-first-century public officials use to make their decisions, engaging existing theoretical models of administrative justice and updating them to reflect changed…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge

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