Law: Socio-Legal Studies

  • The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment, Volume 1: Justice and Legal Issues book cover

    The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment, Volume 1

    Justice and Legal Issues, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hodgkinson

    This volume provides up-to-date and nuanced analysis across a wide spectrum of capital punishment issues. The essays move beyond the conventional legal approach and propose fresh perspectives, including a unique critique of the abolition sector. Written by a range of leading experts with diverse…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment

  • Routledge International Handbook of Restorative Justice book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Restorative Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Theo Gavrielides

    This up-to-date resource on restorative justice theory and practice is the literature’s most comprehensive and authoritative review of original research in new and contested areas. Bringing together contributors from across a range of jurisdictions, disciplines and legal traditions, this edited…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge

  • Civil Rights and Liberties in the 21st Century book cover

    Civil Rights and Liberties in the 21st Century

    4th Edition

    By John C. Domino

    This up-to-date analysis of the Supreme Court’s landmark rulings on civil rights and liberties is a discussion of the facts, legal issues, and constitutional questions surrounding those rulings. Domino’s book serves as either a core text in courses on civil liberties and civil rights, or as a…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge

  • Gender and the Law book cover

    Gender and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Judith Bourne, Caroline Derry

    Gender and the Law provides an ideal introduction to gender and feminist theory for students. Beginning with an overview of traditional notions of gender, the book establishes the key feminist and queer legal theories. It provides a basic structure and overview upon which students can build their…

    Paperback – 2018-04-11
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Political Philosophy and Religion: Between Public Reason and Pluralism book cover

    Contemporary Political Philosophy and Religion

    Between Public Reason and Pluralism, 1st Edition

    By Camil Ungureanu, Paolo Monti

    What is the place of religion in a pluralist democracy? The continuous presence of religion in the public sphere has raised anew normative and practical issues related to the role of religion in a democratic polity, generating spirited political debates in Western and non-Western contexts.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Criminology book cover

    Criminology

    3rd Edition

    By Tim Newburn

    Comprehensive and accessible, Tim Newburn’s bestselling Criminology provides an introduction to the fundamental themes, concepts, theories, methods and events that underpin the subject and form the basis for all undergraduate degree courses and modules in Criminology and Criminal Justice. This…

    Paperback – 2017-02-17
    Routledge

  • The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies: 8-Volume Set book cover

    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies: 8-Volume Set

    1st Edition

    By Wendell Wallach

    Scientific discovery and technological innovation continue to proceed at an accelerating pace, bringing far-reaching benefits as well as ethical, societal and governmental concerns. Information technologies in particular have transformed society in recent years and major developments within other…

    Hardback – 2017-01-16
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies

  • Parental Rights and Responsibilities book cover

    Parental Rights and Responsibilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Gilmore

    This volume represents key scholarship on the issue of parental rights and responsibilities, selected from a dense forest of literature. The collection offers an overview of the subject and covers topics such as: underlying rationales of who or what is a parent; legal concepts of ’parent’ and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-04
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Family Rights

  • An Introduction to Transitional Justice book cover

    An Introduction to Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Olivera Simic

    An Introduction to Transitional Justice provides the first comprehensive overview of transitional justice judicial and non-judicial measures implemented by societies to redress legacies of massive human rights abuse. Written by some of the leading experts in the field it takes a broad,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-21
    Routledge

  • Children's Rights book cover

    Children's Rights

    1st Edition

    By Ursula Kilkelly, Laura Lundy

    The articles in this volume shed light on some of the major tensions in the field of children’s rights (such as the ways in which children’s best interests and respect for their autonomy can be reconciled), challenges (such as how the CRC can be made a reality in the lives of children in the face…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Family Rights

  • Marital Rights book cover

    Marital Rights

    1st Edition

    By Robert Leckey

    This volume gathers influential and cutting-edge scholarship on the international and domestic rights attaching to married couples and other adult relationships. Addressing examples from the European Court of Human Rights, UK, USA, Canada, Australia and South Africa, it traces contentious debates…

    Hardback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Family Rights

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