Law: Socio-Legal Studies

  • E-Voting Case Law: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    E-Voting Case Law

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Ardita Driza Maurer, Jordi Barrat

    E-voting is the use of electronic means in the casting of the vote at political elections or referendums. This book provides an overview of e-voting related case-law worldwide and explains how judicial decisions impact e-voting development. With contributions by renowned experts on thirteen…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Election Law, Politics, and Theory

  • The Social Construction of Corruption in Europe book cover

    The Social Construction of Corruption in Europe

    1st Edition

    By Dirk Tänzler, Konstadinos Maras

    The volume demonstrates the suitability of the theory of social constructivism in portraying and analyzing the diversity of the phenomenon of corruption. The approach of social constructivism taken in this volume is able to reconstruct the 'construction of corruption' both from a societal…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Law, Crime and Culture

  • The Last Judgment: Christian Ethics in a Legal Culture book cover

    The Last Judgment

    Christian Ethics in a Legal Culture, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Skotnicki

    In a culture obsessed with law, judgment, and violence, this book challenges Christians to remember that Jesus urged his followers to judge no one, bring harm upon no one, and follow no law save the law of altruistic love. It traces Christian history first to show that Christians of an earlier age…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • The Courtroom as a Space of Resistance: Reflections on the Legacy of the Rivonia Trial book cover

    The Courtroom as a Space of Resistance

    Reflections on the Legacy of the Rivonia Trial, 1st Edition

    By Awol Allo

    Fifty years before his death in 2013, Nelson Mandela stood before Justice de Wet in Pretoria's Palace of Justice and delivered one of the most spectacular and liberating statements ever made from a dock. In what came to be regarded as "the trial that changed South Africa", Mandela summed up the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Jurisprudence

  • The Global Anti-Money Laundering Regulatory Landscape in Less Developed Countries book cover

    The Global Anti-Money Laundering Regulatory Landscape in Less Developed Countries

    1st Edition

    By Norman Mugarura

    Examining the challenges of using the global anti-money laundering (AML) framework in an uneven global regulatory landscape, this book discusses the difficulties of relating de-regulation, liberalization and conflict of laws to the dynamics of the market economy and demonstrates how the global…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Justice and the Capabilities Approach book cover

    Justice and the Capabilities Approach

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    The capabilities approach is a widely influential alternative theory of justice, popularized by Nobel Prize winner Amartya Sen and also by Martha Nussbaum. Justice and the Capabilities Approach is the first work of its kind to publish in one place the most influential essays in the field covering a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice

  • Global Minority Rights book cover

    Global Minority Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua Castellino

    This important volume brings together a range of material in different areas of law and the social sciences that address questions concerning the rights of minorities. The discipline is arguably one of the oldest branches of public international law, and owes its heritage to those who struggled to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Rights

  • Rights, Religious Pluralism and the Recognition of Difference: Off the Scales of Justice book cover

    Rights, Religious Pluralism and the Recognition of Difference

    Off the Scales of Justice, 1st Edition

    By Dorota Anna Gozdecka

    Human rights and their principles of interpretation are the leading legal paradigms of our time. Freedom of religion occupies a pivotal position in rights discourses, and the principles supporting its interpretation receive increasing attention from courts and legislative bodies. This book…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

  • Health and the National Health Service book cover

    Health and the National Health Service

    2nd Edition

    By John Carrier, Ian Kendall

    The NHS came into existence in an atmosphere of conflict centred on the strong ideological commitment of the Post-war Labour Government and the opposition of the Conservative Party of that time to the idea of a universally available and centrally planned medical care service. There was also…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Contemporary Issues in Public Policy

  • Transitional Justice and Reconciliation: Lessons from the Balkans book cover

    Transitional Justice and Reconciliation

    Lessons from the Balkans, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martina Fischer, Olivera Simic

    Scholars and practitioners alike agree that somehow the past needs to be addressed in order to enable individuals and collectives to rebuild trust and relationships. However, they also continue to struggle with critical questions. When is the right moment to address the legacies of the past after…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Routledge Handbook of Law and Religion book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Law and Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Silvio Ferrari

    The field of law and religion studies has undergone a profound transformation over the last thirty years, looking beyond traditional relationships between State and religious communities to include rights of religious liberty and the role of religion in the public space. This handbook features new,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

  • Development–induced Displacement, Rehabilitation and Resettlement in India: Current Issues and Challenges book cover

    Development–induced Displacement, Rehabilitation and Resettlement in India

    Current Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sakarama Somayaji, Smrithi Talwar

    Compulsory land acquisition and involuntary displacement of communities for a larger public purpose captures the tension of development in the modern state, with the need to balance the interests of the majority while protecting the rights of the minority. In India, informal estimates of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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