Law: Socio-Legal Studies

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    Resolving Family Conflicts

    1st Edition

    By Jane Murphy

    Edited by Jana Singer

    Over the past two decades, virtually all areas of family law have undergone major doctrinal and theoretical changes - from the definition of marriage, to the financial and parenting consequences of divorce, to the legal construction of parenthood. An equally important set of changes has transformed…

    Hardback – 2008-10-16
    Routledge
    The Family, Law and Society

  • Marriage and Cohabitation: Regulating Intimacy, Affection and Care book cover

    Marriage and Cohabitation

    Regulating Intimacy, Affection and Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Diduck

    The law has long been interested in marriage and conjugal cohabitation and in the range of public and private obligations that accrue from intimate living. This collection of classic articles explores that legal interest, while at the same time locating marriage and cohabitation within a range of…

    Hardback – 2008-09-23
    Routledge
    The Family, Law and Society

  • The Multi-Cultural Family book cover

    The Multi-Cultural Family

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Laquer Estin

    With the accelerating movement of individuals and families across national borders, the intersections of cultural and legal frameworks have become increasingly complex. The Multi-Cultural Family collects essays from around the world on the challenges of legal pluralism, minority religious…

    Hardback – 2008-09-16
    Routledge
    The Family, Law and Society

  • Domestic Violence book cover

    Domestic Violence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Freeman

    Domestic violence - domestic hooliganism it has been called - is one of the cancers of our age. This volume offers a challenging selection of materials as a picture of a multi-faceted problem. The issues embraced range from criminal and civil law responses and the value of mediation, to the impact…

    Hardback – 2008-09-04
    Routledge
    The Family, Law and Society

  • Parents and Children book cover

    Parents and Children

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Bainham

    This volume brings together some of the best journal articles of the last twenty years which deal with various aspects of the relationship between parents and children. Adopting an inter-disciplinary and comparative approach, the book reproduces articles from a variety of journals in law and the…

    Hardback – 2008-08-29
    Routledge
    The Family, Law and Society

  • Lawyers and the Legal Profession, Volumes I and II: Volume I: Sociolegal Studies on the Legal Profession: An Overview Volume II: Elite Practices, Personal Legal Services and Political Causes book cover

    Lawyers and the Legal Profession, Volumes I and II

    Volume I: Sociolegal Studies on the Legal Profession: An Overview Volume II: Elite Practices, Personal Legal Services and Political Causes, 1st Edition

    These two volumes collect groundbreaking socio-legal research on lawyers and the legal profession. Studies in this area exhibit enormous diversity in the questions they pursue, the methodologies they adopt, and the spheres of professional activity they investigate. They are, however, all animated…

    Hardback – 2008-08-18
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Law and Society

  • Law as Resistance: Modernism, Imperialism, Legalism book cover

    Law as Resistance

    Modernism, Imperialism, Legalism, 1st Edition

    By Peter Fitzpatrick

    The scandal of this collection lies not just in its equating law and resistance but also in its consequent revision of those critical, realist, social, and even positivist theories that would constitute law in its dependence on sovereign or society, on some surpassing power, or on the state of the…

    Hardback – 2008-07-08
    Routledge
    Collected Essays in Law

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    Gun Crime

    1st Edition

    By Dick Hobbs

    Edited by Rob Hornsby

    Gun Crime brings together a collection of texts drawn from a diverse range of disciplines which have contributed towards understanding the impact of gun crime within western societies. The book is divided into four interconnected sections which examine the use of firearms to commit offences. Part…

    Hardback – 2008-07-04
    Routledge
    International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology - Second Series

  • Law and Science, Volumes I and II: Volume I: Epistemological, Evidentiary, and Relational Engagements Volume II: Regulation of Property, Practices and Products book cover

    Law and Science, Volumes I and II

    Volume I: Epistemological, Evidentiary, and Relational Engagements Volume II: Regulation of Property, Practices and Products, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan S. Silbey

    The conditions of contemporary life have been shaped in large part by science and technology extending human life, shrinking the globe, traveling into space. To effect human life and nature, for good or ill, enhancing safety or risk, science must be transformed by legal procedures from hypotheses…

    Hardback – 2008-05-19
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Law and Society

  • Living Law: Studies in Legal and Social Theory book cover

    Living Law

    Studies in Legal and Social Theory, 1st Edition

    By Roger Cotterrell

    Living Law presents a comprehensive overview of relationships between legal and social theory, and of current approaches to the sociological study of legal ideas. It explores the nature of legal theory and sociolegal studies today as teaching and research fields, and the work of many of the major…

    Hardback – 2008-05-15
    Routledge
    Collected Essays in Law

  • Crime, Criminal Justice and Masculinities book cover

    Crime, Criminal Justice and Masculinities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Tomsen

    This volume features the leading contemporary articles that are part of, or related to, the 'new masculinities' approach in this sphere. These comprise an impressive range of theoretical and empirical work including important cultural and ethnographic analyses. They emphasise the relationship…

    Hardback – 2008-05-07
    Routledge
    International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology - Second Series

  • International Law and Islamic Law book cover

    International Law and Islamic Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mashood A. Baderin

    The relationship between modern international law and Islamic law has raised many theoretical and practical questions that cannot be ignored in the contemporary study and understanding of both international law and Islamic law. The significance and relevance of this relationship in both academic…

    Hardback – 2008-04-24
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays in International Law

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