Law: Regulation

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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
    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
    Social Justice

  • Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events book cover

    Security Games

    Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin J. Bennett, Kevin Haggerty

    Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events addresses the impact of mega-events – such as the Olympic Games and the World Cup – on wider practices of security and surveillance. "Mega-Events" pose peculiar and extensive security challenges. The overwhelming imperative is that "…

    Paperback – 2012-01-01

  • Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow book cover

    Rights of Passage

    Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Blomley

    Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow documents a powerful and under-researched form of urban governance that focuses on pedestrian flow. This logic, which Nicholas Blomley terms 'pedestrianism', values public space not in terms of its aesthetic merits, or its success in…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06
    Social Justice

  • Governments, NGOs and Anti-Corruption: The New Integrity Warriors book cover

    Governments, NGOs and Anti-Corruption

    The New Integrity Warriors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luís de Sousa, Barry Hindess, Peter Larmour

    The purpose of this book is to understand the rise, future and implications of two important new kinds of "integrity warriors" - official anti-corruption agencies (ACAs) and anti-corruption NGOs – and to locate them in a wider context and history of anti-corruption activity. Key issues of…

    Paperback – 2010-07-30
    Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

  • Human Genes and Neoliberal Governance: A Foucauldian Critique book cover

    Human Genes and Neoliberal Governance

    A Foucauldian Critique, 1st Edition

    By Antoinette Rouvroy

    Original and interdisciplinary, this is the first book to explore the relationship between a neoliberal mode of governance and the so-called genetic revolution. Looking at the knowledge-power relations in the post-genomic era and addressing the pressing issues of genetic privacy and discrimination…

    Paperback – 2010-01-04

  • Regulation in Asia: Pushing Back on Globalization book cover

    Regulation in Asia

    Pushing Back on Globalization, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Gillespie, Randall Peerenboom

    Unlike much analysis about regulation in Asia which focuses on globalisation and the transplant effect, leaving domestic influence over commercial regulation under-researched and under-theorized, this book focuses on how local actors influence regulatory change. It explores the complex economic and…

    Paperback – 2009-06-08
    Routledge Law in Asia

  • Administrative Law and Governance in Asia: Comparative Perspectives book cover

    Administrative Law and Governance in Asia

    Comparative Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Ginsburg, Albert H.Y. Chen

    This book examines administrative law in Asia, exploring the profound changes in the legal regimes of many Asian states that have taken place in recent years. Political democratization in some countries, economic change more broadly and the forces of globalization have put pressure on the…

    Paperback – 2008-10-30
    Routledge Law in Asia

  • Prostitution, Politics & Policy book cover

    Prostitution, Politics & Policy

    1st Edition

    By Roger Matthews

    Prostitution has become an extremely topical issue in recent years and attention has focused both on the situation of female prostitutes and the adequacy of existing forms of regulation. Prostitution, Politics & Policy brings together the main debates and issues associated with…

    Paperback – 2008-01-24

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