Law: Socio-Legal Studies

  • Gender and Justice: Why Women in the Judiciary Really Matter book cover

    Gender and Justice

    Why Women in the Judiciary Really Matter, 1st Edition

    By Sally J. Kenney

    Intended for use in courses on law and society, as well as courses in women’s and gender studies, women and politics, and women and the law, this book explores different questions in different North American and European geographical jurisdictions and courts, demonstrating the value of a gender…

    Paperback – 2012-07-13
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Gender

  • The Library of Essays on Justice: 6 Volume Set book cover

    The Library of Essays on Justice: 6 Volume Set

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom D. Campbell

    Justice is one of the most enduring and central concepts within applied philosophy, and generates a vast and varied literature. In recent decades several topics within the field have undergone significant development and this six-volume series, which brings together the best and most important…

    Hardback – 2012-05-29
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice

  • International Dispute Resolution: Volume III book cover

    International Dispute Resolution

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carrie Menkel-Meadow

    This volume considers the application of dispute resolution theory and practice to international conflicts and explores the uses of formal processes such as diplomacy or treaty formation, as well as more informal processes such as multiple-track private negotiations or peace workshops. The volume…

    Hardback – 2012-03-28
    Routledge
    Complex Dispute Resolution

  • Procedural Justice book cover

    Procedural Justice

    1st Edition

    By Paul Morrow

    Edited by Larry May

    This collection of essays brings together the very best philosophical and legal writings on procedural justice over the last half century. Core concepts in Anglo-American jurisprudence, such as equal protection, due process, and the rule of law, are explained and criticized. The articles collected…

    Hardback – 2012-03-16
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice

  • Social Learning Theories of Crime book cover

    Social Learning Theories of Crime

    1st Edition

    By L. Thomas Winfree, Ronald L. Akers

    Edited by Christine S. Sellers

    The readings selected for this volume reveal the historical development of social learning theory, from its origins in differential association theory, through the role played by psychological behaviorism, to contemporary social learning theory and its further incorporation of social structure as…

    Hardback – 2012-03-15
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays in Theoretical Criminology

  • Obligations and Property Rights in China book cover

    Obligations and Property Rights in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Perry Keller

    This volume concerns the rights and obligations of the individual in three critically important contexts: employment relations, family relations and the ownership of immovable property. The development of these legal institutions has helped to transform economic and social relations in contemporary…

    Hardback – 2012-01-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Chinese Law

  • The Citizen and the Chinese State book cover

    The Citizen and the Chinese State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Perry Keller

    This volume addresses several core questions regarding the nature of law in China and its future development. In particular, these articles shed light on whether the rule of law ideal is commensurable with government based on the Chinese Communist Party. Beginning virtually from scratch, China has…

    Hardback – 2012-01-03
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Chinese Law

  • Crime Opportunity Theories: Routine Activity, Rational Choice and their Variants book cover

    Crime Opportunity Theories

    Routine Activity, Rational Choice and their Variants, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mangai Natarajan

    Opportunity theories of crime seek to explain the occurrence of crime rather than simply the existence of criminal dispositions. They emphasize the fundamental element in the criminal act of opportunity: how this arises, how it is perceived, evaluated and acted on by those with criminal…

    Hardback – 2011-11-23
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays in Theoretical Criminology

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Biosocial Theories of Crime book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Biosocial Theories of Crime

    1st Edition

    By Anthony Walsh

    Edited by Kevin M. Beaver

    In response to exciting developments in genetics, neuroscience and evolutionary psychology, a number of criminologists have embraced the position that criminal behaviour is the product of biological, psychological, and sociological factors operating together in complex ways. They have come to…

    Hardback – 2011-11-08
    Routledge

  • Feminist Theories of Crime book cover

    Feminist Theories of Crime

    1st Edition

    By Merry Morash

    Edited by Meda Chesney-Lind

    This collection re-imagines the field of criminology with insights gleaned from feminist theory. Works included here illustrate that gender is a key organizing principle of social life. This means that men and women have gender, that patriarchy as well as gender must be theorized, and that other…

    Hardback – 2011-10-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays in Theoretical Criminology

  • Transnational Crime and Policing: Selected Essays book cover

    Transnational Crime and Policing

    Selected Essays, 1st Edition

    By James Sheptycki

    This collection of essays on transnational crime and policing covers a broad range of themes: the relationship between global policing and the transnational-state-system; the impact of advanced technologies on policing practice; the changing morphology of occupational policing subculture; and the…

    Hardback – 2011-10-28
    Routledge
    Pioneers in Contemporary Criminology

  • Crime, Institutional Knowledge and Power: The Rich Criminological Legacy of Richard Ericson book cover

    Crime, Institutional Knowledge and Power

    The Rich Criminological Legacy of Richard Ericson, 1st Edition

    By Aaron Doyle

    Edited by Kevin D. Haggerty

    Criminology lost a world leader with the untimely death of Richard Ericson in 2007. Ericson was one of the most prolific, influential and widely cited criminologists of his generation, producing monumental and pathbreaking works on how the criminal justice system and other key institutions attempt…

    Hardback – 2011-10-19
    Routledge
    Pioneers in Contemporary Criminology

28Series in Socio-Legal Studies

Product Search