Law: Socio-Legal Studies

  • The Costs of Crime and Justice book cover

    The Costs of Crime and Justice

    2nd Edition

    By Mark A. Cohen

    This book presents a comprehensive view of the financial and non-financial consequences of criminal behavior, crime prevention, and society’s response to crime. Crime costs are far-reaching including medical costs, lost wages, property damage and pain, suffering, and reduced quality of life to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-17 
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  • A Guide to Field Philosophy: Case Studies and Practical Strategies book cover

    A Guide to Field Philosophy

    Case Studies and Practical Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evelyn Brister, Robert Frodeman

    Philosophers increasingly engage in practical work with other disciplines and the world at large. This volume draws together the lessons learned from this work--including philosophers’ contributions to scientific research projects, consultations on matters of policy, and expertise provided to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Educating for Justice book cover

    Educating for Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Cooper, Louise C. Trubek

    Published in 1997, an edited collection of essays by a group of international public interest scholars and activists that examines the role and function of the law school in developing, transmitting and understanding the use of law to bring about social change to the advantage of subordinated…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Fundamental Social Rights at Work in the European Community book cover

    Fundamental Social Rights at Work in the European Community

    1st Edition

    By Alan C. Neal

    First published in 1999, this volume examines how the challenge of defining and developing an effective structure of fundamental social rights for workers has long been a focus for debate at European level. Even before the emergence of the 1989 Charter of Fundamental Social Rights of Workers,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Gender Perceptions and the Law book cover

    Gender Perceptions and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Christine R. Barker, Elizabeth A. Kirk

    Published in 1998. This collection of papers, written by leading lawyers and sociologists in the UK, focuses on the relationships between gender and the law in the context of three areas of law: family law, criminal law and equal rights. The papers argue that gender roles within society affect the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Housing: Participation and Exclusion: Collected Papers from the Socio-Legal Studies Annual Conference 1997, University of Wales, Cardiff book cover

    Housing: Participation and Exclusion

    Collected Papers from the Socio-Legal Studies Annual Conference 1997, University of Wales, Cardiff, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Cowan

    Published in 1998, current themes in housing are explored in this collection of papers. The gamut of issues surrounding participation, such as tenant participation or decision-making participation, together with the forces leading to exclusion, such as in relation to ethnic minorities, are examined…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Risk in Probation Practice book cover

    Risk in Probation Practice

    1st Edition

    By Hazel Kemshall

    First published in 1998, this volume examines risk in probation practice through consideration of the context, the risk differences and how to reconcile them. Hazel Kemshall responds to a recent crisis in the probation service of offenders committing crimes while on probation, prompting a…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Europe's Other: European Law Between Modernity and Post Modernity book cover

    Europe's Other

    European Law Between Modernity and Post Modernity, 1st Edition

    By Peter Fitzpatrick, James Henry Bergeron

    First published in 1998, this volume focuses critically on the European identity of the law of the European Union, of national law and the law of human rights. It is primarily concerned with the ways in which European identity is created through the rejection of a malign Other constituted in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • From Dissonance to Sense: Welfare State Expectations, Privatisation and Private Law book cover

    From Dissonance to Sense

    Welfare State Expectations, Privatisation and Private Law, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Wilhelmsson, Samuli Hurri

    First published in 1999, this book focuses on the new role of private law in late modernity. It analyses the pressures for changes in this area of law due to the present processes of privatisation and marketisation. The perspective is welfarist: in what ways and to what extent can the welfare state…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Law School - Global Issues, Local Questions book cover

    The Law School - Global Issues, Local Questions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Cownie

    First published in 1999, this international collection of essays on legal education addresses the following issues: The Law School and the University. Research into legal education has often been regarded as a marginal activity as compared with research into substantive areas of law. However,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Science in Court book cover

    Science in Court

    1st Edition

    By Michael Freeman, Helen Reece

    First published in 1998, this volume contains essays from leading thinkers on both sides of the Atlantic on the relationship between law and science. Science plays an ever-increasing part in the development of legislation and the adjudication of cases. Its limitations and its value are explored in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Making Foreign People Pay book cover

    Making Foreign People Pay

    1st Edition

    By Ali Cem Budak

    First published in 1999, Making Foreign People Pay deals with the recovery of monetary claims in cross-border legal relations and contains the results of a comparative empirical research of debt recovery procedures of three countries with different socio-legal environments, Germany, England and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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