Law: Regulation

  • Stem Cell Research and the Collaborative Regulation of Innovation book cover

    Stem Cell Research and the Collaborative Regulation of Innovation

    1st Edition

    By Sarah Devaney

    Hopes are high that stem cell (SC) research will lead to treatments and cures for some of the most serious diseases affecting humankind today. SC science has been used in a treatment setting in the replacement of patients’ windpipes and in restoring sight to patients who were blind in one eye and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Redefining the Market-State Relationship: Responses to the Financial Crisis and the Future of Regulation book cover

    Redefining the Market-State Relationship

    Responses to the Financial Crisis and the Future of Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Ioannis Glinavos

    This book offers an interdisciplinary overview of the role of law in modern capitalism in the context of financial crisis. In this work, the reader will find a discussion of key issues relevant to the crisis that have occupied the pages of the financial press since 2007 including an assessment of…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • The Governance Gap: Extractive Industries, Human Rights, and the Home State Advantage book cover

    The Governance Gap

    Extractive Industries, Human Rights, and the Home State Advantage, 1st Edition

    By Penelope Simons, Audrey Macklin

    This book explores the persistence of the governance gap with respect to the human rights-impacting conduct of transnational extractive corporations operating in zones of weak governance. The authors launch their account with a fascinating case study of Talisman Energy’s experience in Sudan,…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Change in the Global Era

  • From Heritage to Terrorism: Regulating Tourism in an Age of Uncertainty book cover

    From Heritage to Terrorism

    Regulating Tourism in an Age of Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    By Brian Simpson, Cheryl Simpson

    Critical in style, From Heritage to Terrorism: Regulating Tourism in an Age of Uncertainty examines the law and its role in shaping and defining tourism and the tourist experience. Using a broad range of legal documents and other materials from a variety of disciplines, it surveys how the…

    Paperback – 2013-11-27
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Audiovisual Regulation under Pressure: Comparative Cases from North America and Europe book cover

    Audiovisual Regulation under Pressure

    Comparative Cases from North America and Europe, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Gibbons, Peter Humphreys

    In the face of globalization and new media technologies, can policy makers and regulators withstand deregulatory pressures on the ‘cultural policy toolkit’ for television? This comparative study provides an interdisciplinary investigation of trends in audiovisual regulation, with the focus on…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
    Routledge

  • The Politics and Economics of Britain's Foreign Aid: The Pergau Dam Affair book cover

    The Politics and Economics of Britain's Foreign Aid

    The Pergau Dam Affair, 1st Edition

    By Tim Lankester

    The Pergau dam in Malaysia was the most controversial project in the history of British aid. Because of its high cost, it was a poor candidate for aid funding. It was provided in part to honour a highly irregular promise of civil aid in connection with a major arms deal. After two parliamentary…

    Paperback – 2013-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Policing the Markets: Inside the Black Box of Securities Enforcement book cover

    Policing the Markets

    Inside the Black Box of Securities Enforcement, 1st Edition

    By James W. Williams

    Set against the backdrop of the recurring waves of financial scandal and crisis to hit Canada, the US, the UK, and Europe over the last decade, this book examines the struggles of securities enforcement agencies to police the financial markets. While allegations of regulatory failure in this realm…

    Paperback – 2013-06-25
    Routledge

  • Marine Environmental Governance: From International Law to Local Practice book cover

    Marine Environmental Governance

    From International Law to Local Practice, 1st Edition

    By Erika Techera

    Marine Environmental Governance: From International Law to Local Practice considers the relationship between international environmental law and community-based management of marine areas. Focusing on small island states, in which indigenous populations have to a large extent continued to maintain…

    Paperback – 2013-02-11
    Routledge

  • Privatising the Public University: The Case of Law book cover

    Privatising the Public University

    The Case of Law, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Thornton

    Privatising the Public University: The Case of Law is the first full-length critical study examining the impact of the dramatic reforms that have swept through universities over the last two decades. Drawing on extensive research and interviews in Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Canada, Margaret…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07
    Routledge

  • Risk and the Law book cover

    Risk and the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gordon Woodman, Diethelm Klippel

    Natural and man-made risks have long been recognised as vital conditioning factors in the formation of social institutions and the conduct of social life. In this volume internationally recognised experts examine in detail the implications in practice of the modern concept of risk in particular…

    Paperback – 2012-06-14
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Uncertain Risks Regulated book cover

    Uncertain Risks Regulated

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ellen Vos, Michelle Everson

    Uncertain Risks Regulated compares various models of risk regulation in order to understand how these systems shape the relationship between law and science, and how they attempt to overcome public distrust in science-based decision-making. The book contributes to…

    Paperback – 2012-05-15
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Law, Science and Society

  • Regulating Sexuality: Legal Consciousness in Lesbian and Gay Lives book cover

    Regulating Sexuality

    Legal Consciousness in Lesbian and Gay Lives, 1st Edition

    By Rosie Harding

    Winner of the 2011 SLSA-Hart Socio-Legal Book Prize Regulating Sexuality: Legal Consciousness in Lesbian and Gay Lives explores the impact that recent seismic shifts in the legal landscape have had for lesbians and gay men. The last decade has been a time of extensive change in the legal regulation…

    Paperback – 2012-03-09
    Routledge
    Social Justice

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