Law: Socio-Legal Studies

  • Sentencing book cover

    Sentencing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    Every modern state sentences convicted offenders for their crimes. But what justifies the imprisonment of democratic citizens and how do we determine the severity of sentences? Does the theory of punishment closely connect with its practice? Should we support one purpose for sentencing or multiple…

    Hardback – 2014-06-12
    Routledge
    Crime and Punishment: Critical Essays in Legal Philosophy

  • Islamic Law: 3-Volume Set book cover

    Islamic Law: 3-Volume Set

    1st Edition

    By Mashood A. Baderin

    Since 9/11 the increased global attention on Islam has also triggered an increased interest in Islamic law, and academic journals far and wide reflect the prolific nature of scholarly debate in this field. This series of three volumes brings together the best and most influential contributions from…

    Hardback – 2014-05-29
    Routledge
    Islamic Law

  • Juvenile Offending book cover

    Juvenile Offending

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    Tackling juvenile offending has become a key part of crime reduction strategies. The articles selected for this volume examine juvenile offending from various critical perspectives and represent the work of the most influential international figures in the field. The issues addressed include: the…

    Hardback – 2014-05-28
    Routledge
    Crime and Punishment: Critical Essays in Legal Philosophy

  • Islamic Legal Theory: Volume I book cover

    Islamic Legal Theory

    Volume I, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mashood A. Baderin

    Islamic legal theory (usÅ«l al-fiqh) is literally regarded as ’the roots of the law’ whilst Islamic jurists consider it to be the basis of Islamic jurisprudence and thus an essential aspect of Islamic law. This volume addresses the sources, methods and principles of Islamic law leading to an…

    Hardback – 2014-05-20
    Routledge
    Islamic Law

  • Islamic Law in Practice: Volume III book cover

    Islamic Law in Practice

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mashood A. Baderin

    Islamic law influences the lives of Muslims today as aspects of the law are applied as part of State law in different forms in many areas of the world. This volume provides a much needed collection of articles that explore the complexities involved in the application of Islamic law within the…

    Hardback – 2014-05-20
    Routledge
    Islamic Law

  • Issues in Islamic Law: Volume II book cover

    Issues in Islamic Law

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mashood A. Baderin

    Islamic substantive law, otherwise called branches of the law (furÅ«’ al-fiqh), covers the textual provisions and jurisprudential rulings relating to specific transactions under Islamic law. It is to Islamic substantive law that the rules of Islamic legal theory are applied. The relationship…

    Hardback – 2014-05-20
    Routledge
    Islamic Law

  • The Criminology of War book cover

    The Criminology of War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Jamieson

    The essays selected for this volume provide an overview of the range of issues confronting scholars interested in the complex and multiple relationships between war and criminality, and map the many connections between war, security, governmentality, punishment, gender and crime. The collection…

    Hardback – 2014-03-21
    Routledge
    International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology - Second Series

  • The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment: 3-Volume Set book cover

    The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment: 3-Volume Set

    1st Edition

    By Peter Hodgkinson

    This collection of reprinted essays provides a unique and illuminating view of the complexity of capital punishment discourse. The essays are broad in their geographical focus and expand on the linear legal analysis which usually pervades the capital punishment landscape. Expert contributors offer…

    Hardback – 2013-12-20
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment

  • The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment, Volume 3: Policy and Governance book cover

    The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment, Volume 3

    Policy and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hodgkinson

    This volume provides analyses of a range of subjects and issues in the death penalty debate, from medicine to the media. The essays address in particular the personal complexities of those involved, a fundamental part of the subject usually overridden by the theoretical and legal aspects of the…

    Hardback – 2013-12-19
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Capital Punishment

  • Transnational Financial Crime book cover

    Transnational Financial Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nikos Passas

    Financial crime affects virtually all areas of public policy and is increasingly transnational. The essays in this volume address both the theoretical and policy issues arising from financial crime and feature a wide variety of case studies, and cover topics such as state revenue collection,…

    Hardback – 2013-11-20
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Transnational Crime

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Feminist Legal Theory book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Feminist Legal Theory

    1st Edition

    By Vanessa E. Munro

    Edited by Margaret Davies

    As a distinct scholarly contribution to law, feminist legal theory is now well over three decades old. Those three decades have seen consolidation and renewal of its central concerns as well as remarkable growth, dynamism and change. This Companion celebrates the strength of feminist legal thought,…

    Hardback – 2013-10-24
    Routledge

  • Transnational Organized Crime book cover

    Transnational Organized Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret E. Beare

    This selection of influential articles traces our evolving understanding of transnational organized crime - paradigm shifts - from the 'alien conspiracy' focused research to the more nuanced focused scholarship on 'markets' and 'networks', culminating in a focus on 'enablers' of transnational…

    Hardback – 2013-10-23
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Transnational Crime

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