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  • Economic and Social Rights Law: Incorporation, Justiciability and Principles of Adjudication book cover

    Economic and Social Rights Law

    Incorporation, Justiciability and Principles of Adjudication, 1st Edition

    By Katie Boyle

    This book develops principles of adjudication to facilitate accountability for violations of Economic and Social Rights. Economic and Social Rights engage with areas relating to social justice and their violation tends to impact on the most vulnerable members of society. Taking the UK as a case…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Fiction and the Languages of Law: Understanding Contemporary Legal Discourse book cover

    Fiction and the Languages of Law

    Understanding Contemporary Legal Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Karen Petroski

    Contemporary legal reasoning has more in common with fictional discourse than we tend to realize. Through an examination of the U.S. Supreme Court’s written output during a recent landmark term, this book exposes many of the parallels between these two special kinds of language use. Focusing on…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Human Rights, Religion and International Law book cover

    Human Rights, Religion and International Law

    1st Edition

    By Kerry O'Halloran

    In this book Kerry O’Halloran analyses a subject of international interest – religion – and examines related contemporary issues from a human rights perspective. The book takes the view that while the impact of Islamic State violence has dramatically demonstrated the destructive power of religious…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • The Law and Legitimacy of Imposed Constitutions book cover

    The Law and Legitimacy of Imposed Constitutions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Albert, Xenophon Contiades, Alkmene Fotiadou

    Constitutions are often seen as the product of the free will of a people exercising their constituent power. This, however, is not always the case, particularly when it comes to ‘imposed constitutions’. In recent years there has been renewed interest in the idea of imposition in constitutional…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Comparative Constitutional Change

  • Governance and Constitutionalism: Law, Politics and Institutional Neutrality book cover

    Governance and Constitutionalism

    Law, Politics and Institutional Neutrality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bogdan Iancu, Elena Simina Tănăsescu

    This collection studies the rise of neutral bodies as a challenge to the constitutional paradigm of the nation state. Administrative entities such as commissions, agencies, councils, authorities or ‘independent agencies’ as they are sometimes known, are relatively autonomous from majoritarian…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Studies in the Sociology of Law

  • Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror book cover

    Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror

    1st Edition

    Edited by Satvinder S. Juss

    This edited collection provides a comprehensive, insightful, and detailed study of a vital area of public policy debate as it is currently occurring in countries across the world from India to South Africa and the United Kingdom to Australia. Bringing together academics and experts from a variety…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference book cover

    Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference

    1st Edition

    Edited by W. Cole Durham, Jr., Donlu D. Thayer

    We live in an increasingly pluralized world. This sociological reality has become the irreversible destiny of humankind. Even once religiously homogeneous societies are becoming increasingly diverse. Religious freedom is modernity’s most profound if sometimes forgotten answer to the resulting…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Constitutional Politics and the Judiciary: Decision-making in Central and Eastern Europe book cover

    Constitutional Politics and the Judiciary

    Decision-making in Central and Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kálmán Pócza

    Recent confrontations between constitutional courts and parliamentary majorities, for example in Poland and Hungary, have attracted international interest in the relationship between the judiciary and the legislature in Central and Eastern European countries. Several political actors have argued…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Building the Rule of Law in China: Procedure, Discourse and Hermeneutic Community book cover

    Building the Rule of Law in China

    Procedure, Discourse and Hermeneutic Community, 1st Edition

    By Weidong Ji

    After thirty years of Mao era (1949-1979) which was struggle-based, the Communist Party of China has begun to change its position as a pioneering revolutionary party, evolving into a universal ruling party that transcends class interests. Meanwhile, administrative and judicial reforms oriented…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Building the Rule of Law in China: Ideas, Praxis and Institutional Design book cover

    Building the Rule of Law in China

    Ideas, Praxis and Institutional Design, 1st Edition

    By Weidong Ji

    After thirty years of Mao era (1949-1979) which was struggle-based, the Communist Party of China has begun to change its position as a pioneering revolutionary party, evolving into a universal ruling party that transcends class interests. Meanwhile, administrative and judicial reforms oriented…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Game Theory and Society book cover

    Game Theory and Society

    1st Edition

    By Weiying Zhang

    The progress of society can only happen through interpersonal cooperation, because only cooperation can bring about mutual benefit, thus bringing happiness to each person. This should be our collective rationality, but we often see it conflicts with individual interests, which leads to the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory: A Metatheory for Biosocial Criminology book cover

    Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory

    A Metatheory for Biosocial Criminology, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Walsh

    Some of the brightest minds in criminology who were nurtured on the strictly environmentalist paradigm of the 20th century have declared that biosocial criminology is the paradigm for the 21st century. This book attempts to unite this ever-growing field with the premier neurobiological theory of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

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