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  • Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans book cover

    Mafia Violence

    Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Massari, Vittorio Martone

    Using in-depth field research and analysis of case studies, Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans focuses attention on the phenomenon of violence performed by Italian organised crime groups, devoting specific attention to the Camorra, which has been…

    Paperback – 2020-05-29 

  • Archives, Recordkeeping and Social Justice book cover

    Archives, Recordkeeping and Social Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David A. Wallace, Wendy M. Duff, Renée Saucier, Andrew Flinn

    Archives, Recordkeeping, and Social Justice expands the burgeoning literature on archival social justice and impact. Illuminating how diverse factors shape the relationship between archives, recordkeeping systems, and recordkeepers, this book depicts struggles for different social justice…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge Studies in Archives

  • Law and Resistance: Toward a Performative Epistemology of the Political Trial book cover

    Law and Resistance

    Toward a Performative Epistemology of the Political Trial, 1st Edition

    By Awol Allo

    Taking Michel Foucault’s genealogical analysis of power and resistance as its starting point, the book asks, from below, is there something in the very nature of law – that is, in its discursive and institutional dynamics, in its spatial, material, and temporal coordinates; in its own conceptual…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Social Justice

  • Culture and the Judiciary: The Anthropologist Judge book cover

    Culture and the Judiciary

    The Anthropologist Judge, 1st Edition

    By Ilenia Ruggiu

    How can jurists resolve multicultural conflicts? Which kind of questions should judges ask when culture enters the horizon of the law? Are they then called to become anthropologists? Through the analysis of hundreds of cases produced through decades of multicultural jurisprudence, this book…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 

  • The Legal Power to Launch War: Who Decides? book cover

    The Legal Power to Launch War

    Who Decides?, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head, Kristian Boehringer

    The issue of who has the power to declare war or authorise military action in a democracy has become a major legal and political issue, internationally, and is set to become even more pertinent in the immediate future, particularly in the wake of military action in Syria, ongoing wars in the Middle…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 

  • Religious Literacy, Law and History: Perspectives on European Pluralist Societies book cover

    Religious Literacy, Law and History

    Perspectives on European Pluralist Societies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alberto Melloni, Francesca Cadeddu

    The book profiles some of the macro and micro factors that have impact on European religious literacy. It seeks to understand religious illiteracy and its effects on the social and political milieu through the framing of the historical, institutional, religious, social, juridical and educational…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Environmental Change, Forced Displacement and International Law: from legal protection gaps to protection solutions book cover

    Environmental Change, Forced Displacement and International Law

    from legal protection gaps to protection solutions, 1st Edition

    By Isabel M. Borges

    This book explores the increasing concern over the extent to which those suffering from forced cross-border displacement as a result of environmental change are protected under international human rights law. Formally they are not entitled to admission or stay in a third state country, a situation…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    Law and Migration

  • Global Legal History: A Comparative Law Perspective book cover

    Global Legal History

    A Comparative Law Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua C. Tate, José Reinaldo de Lima Lopes, Andrés Botero-Bernal

    This collection brings together a group of international legal historians to further scholarship in different areas of comparative and regional legal history. Authors are drawn from Europe, Asia, and the Americas to produce new insights into the relationship between law and society across time and…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 

  • The Veterans Treatment Court Movement: Striving to Serve Those Who Served book cover

    The Veterans Treatment Court Movement

    Striving to Serve Those Who Served, 1st Edition

    By Anne S. Douds, Eileen M. Ahlin

    Veterans Treatment Courts provides a comprehensive, empirical analysis of the burgeoning veterans court movement from genesis through operation, concluding with comments on its societal relevance. Beginning with the unlikely convergence of therapeutic jurisprudence with the oft-misunderstood…

    Paperback – 2020-06-02 

  • Disability, Criminal Justice and Law: Reconsidering Court Diversion book cover

    Disability, Criminal Justice and Law

    Reconsidering Court Diversion, 1st Edition

    By Linda Steele

    Through theoretical and empirical examination of legal frameworks for court diversion, this book interrogates law’s complicity in the debilitation of disabled people. In a post-deinstitutionalisation era, diverting disabled people from criminal justice systems and into mental health and disability…

    Hardback – 2020-06-03 
    Social Justice

  • Law and Imagination in Troubled Times: A Legal and Literary Discourse book cover

    Law and Imagination in Troubled Times

    A Legal and Literary Discourse, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Mullender, Matteo Nicolini, Thomas D.C. Bennett, Emilia Mickiewicz

    This collection focuses on how troubled times impact upon the law, the body politic, and the complex interrelationship among them. It centres on how they engage in a dialogue with the imagination and literature, thus triggering an emergent (but thus far underdeveloped) field concerning the ‘legal…

    Paperback – 2020-06-03 
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Normative Spaces and Legal Dynamics in Africa book cover

    Normative Spaces and Legal Dynamics in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katrin Seidel, Hatem Elliesie

    African legal realities reflect an intertwining of transnational, regional, and local normative frameworks, institutions, and practices that challenge the idea of the sovereign territorial state. This book analyses the novel constellations of governance actors and conditions under which they…

    Hardback – 2020-06-09 
    Law and Anthropology

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