Law: Socio-Legal Studies

  • Policing Hate Crime: Understanding Communities and Prejudice book cover

    Policing Hate Crime

    Understanding Communities and Prejudice, 1st Edition

    By Gail Mason, JaneMaree Maher, Jude McCulloch, Sharon Pickering, Rebecca Wickes, Carolyn McKay

    In a contemporary setting of increasing social division and marginalisation, Policing Hate Crime interrogates the complexities of prejudice motivated crime and effective policing practices. Hate crime has become a barometer for contemporary police relations with vulnerable and marginalised…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Gender Responsive Justice: A Critical Appraisal book cover

    Gender Responsive Justice

    A Critical Appraisal, 1st Edition

    By Karen Evans

    At the end of the twentieth century a step-change in thinking about the offending behaviour of women began to impact on policy-makers concerned with the treatment of female offenders. A growing number of nations, states and organisations both national and supra-national in nature began to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • Environmental Justice and Farm Labor book cover

    Environmental Justice and Farm Labor

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca E. Berkey

    Utilizing a model derived from literature on environmental justice overlaid with multiple scales of agriculture, Environmental Justice and Farm Labor provides key insights about laborers in agriculture in the United States. It addresses three main topics: (1) justice-related issues…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Legal Frameworks for Transparency in Water Utilities Regulation: A comparative perspective book cover

    Legal Frameworks for Transparency in Water Utilities Regulation

    A comparative perspective, 1st Edition

    By Mohamad Mova Al'Afghani

    Transparency in the regulation of water utilities is essential in order to ensure quality and fairness. This book explores and compares different regulatory arrangements in the water utilities sectors in three jurisdictions to determine which regulatory and ownership model is most transparent and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Revival: Law in the Modern State (1921) book cover

    Revival: Law in the Modern State (1921)

    1st Edition

    By Leon Duguit

    It is perhaps worth explaining why there is a special importance in the present development of the theory of the State. Law, like every social phenomenon, is subject to perpetual change; indeed any scientific study of law must necessarily involve an analysis of the evolution of legal…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Effective Strategies for Protecting Human Rights: Economic Sanctions, Use of National Courts and International fora and Coercive Power book cover

    Effective Strategies for Protecting Human Rights

    Economic Sanctions, Use of National Courts and International fora and Coercive Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Barnhizer

    This title was first published in 2001: This book brings together the experiences of a diverse range of leading human rights advocates and activists to demonstrate strategies for protecting human rights. The volume identifies strategic problems and approaches and offers a range of strategies that…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition: The Bureaucratic Politics of Regulatory Justification book cover

    Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition

    The Bureaucratic Politics of Regulatory Justification, 1st Edition

    By Bronwen Morgan

    Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition explores how economic concepts and tools are reshaping regulatory law. Building on studies that link law - both institutionally and discursively - to the legitimation of economic neo-liberalism, the book charts lawmakers' attempts to justify social…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge

  • Revival: Your Life or Mine (2003): How Geoethics Can Resolve the Conflict Between Public and Private Interests in Xenotransplantation book cover

    Revival: Your Life or Mine (2003)

    How Geoethics Can Resolve the Conflict Between Public and Private Interests in Xenotransplantation, 1st Edition

    By Martine Rothblatt

    This title was first published in 2003. Xenotransplantation - the transplantation of animal organs into humans - poses a fascinating moral dilemma. Should this ability to extend the lives of millions of older people be permitted given that it might trigger a new pandemic similar to AIDS? This study…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Knowing Rights (2001): State Actors' Stories of Power, Identity and Morality book cover

    Revival: Knowing Rights (2001)

    State Actors' Stories of Power, Identity and Morality, 1st Edition

    By Trish Oberweis, Michael Musheno

    This book breaks new ground in interpreting how identity informs the judgements of State workers, as normative orientations coincide with identities and authority. At all levels, legal ordering becomes entangled with moral orientations and the micropolitics of identification, as workers interact…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Worlds Colliding (2001): Conservative Christians and the Law book cover

    Revival: Worlds Colliding (2001)

    Conservative Christians and the Law, 1st Edition

    By Rex J. Ahdar

    This title was first published in 2001. Worlds Colliding argues that the prevailing worldview held by those in positions of power in Western government sets the bounds for religious tolerance.  It explores the degree to which a modern liberal state will allow a counter-cultural community the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Judges and Democratization: Judicial Independence in New Democracies book cover

    Judges and Democratization

    Judicial Independence in New Democracies, 1st Edition

    By B. C. Smith

    Judiciaries must be politically impartial and immune from political interference if democracy is to be consolidated in countries in transition from authoritarian rule. Without an independent judiciary there can be no rule of law, and without the rule of law there can be no democracy. Judges and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Motivating Ministers to Morality book cover

    Motivating Ministers to Morality

    1st Edition

    By Ian Holland

    Edited by Jenny Fleming

    This book discusses the most prominent subjects - and occasional victims - of the ethics debate: government ministers. Political ethics is a rapidly growing field in disciplines such as political science, philosophy, applied ethics and public policy and it has become a major topic in current…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

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