Philosophy: Philosophy of Law

  • Genealogies of Legal Vision book cover

    Genealogies of Legal Vision

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Goodrich, Valérie Hayaert

    It was the classical task of legal rhetoric to make law both seen and understood. These conjoint goals came to be separated and opposed in modernity and a degree of blindness ensued. Legal reason was increasingly deemed to be a purely textual enterprise. Against this constraint and in furtherance…

    Paperback – 2015-06-15
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Law, Psychoanalysis, Society: Taking the Unconscious Seriously book cover

    Law, Psychoanalysis, Society

    Taking the Unconscious Seriously, 1st Edition

    By Maria Aristodemou

    'I swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth' we say in a court of law. 'In a court of law, the truth is precisely what we will not say', says Lacan. ‘If God is dead, everything is permitted’, writes Dostoyevsky. ‘If God is dead, everything is prohibited’, responds Lacan.…

    Paperback – 2015-06-10
    Routledge

  • Bruno Latour: The Normativity of Networks book cover

    Bruno Latour

    The Normativity of Networks, 1st Edition

    By Kyle McGee

    The first extended study of Bruno Latour’s legal theory, this book presents a critical reconstruction of the whole of Latour’s oeuvre to date, from Laboratory Life to An Inquiry into the Modes of Existence. Based on the powerful insights into normative effects that actor-network theory makes…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Justice as Attunement: Transforming Constitutions in Law, Literature, Economics and the Rest of Life book cover

    Justice as Attunement

    Transforming Constitutions in Law, Literature, Economics and the Rest of Life, 1st Edition

    By Richard Dawson

    The meaning of an expression resides not in the expression itself but in the experience of a person’s engagement with it. Meaning will be different not only to different people but also to the same person at different times. This book offers a way of attending to these different meanings. This way…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Evil and Moral Psychology book cover

    Evil and Moral Psychology

    1st Edition

    By Peter Brian Barry

    This book examines what makes someone an evil person and how evil people are different from merely bad people. Rather than focusing on the "problem of evil" that occupies philosophers of religion, Barry looks instead to moral psychology—the intersection of ethics and psychology. He provides…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Privacy, Due Process and the Computational Turn: The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology book cover

    Privacy, Due Process and the Computational Turn

    The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mireille Hildebrandt, Katja De Vries

    Privacy, Due process and the Computational Turn: The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology engages with the rapidly developing computational aspects of our world including data mining, behavioural advertising, iGovernment, profiling for intelligence, customer relationship management,…

    Paperback – 2015-01-07
    Routledge

  • Children: Rights and Childhood book cover

    Children

    Rights and Childhood, 3rd Edition

    By David Archard

    Children: Rights and Childhood is widely regarded as the first book to offer a detailed philosophical examination of children’s rights. David Archard provides a clear and accessible introduction to a topic that has assumed increasing relevance since the book’s first publication. Divided clearly into…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Law book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrei Marmor

    The Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Law provides a comprehensive, non-technical philosophical treatment of the fundamental questions about the nature of law. Its coverage includes law’s relation to morality and the moral obligations to obey the law, the main philosophical debates about…

    Paperback – 2014-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • Deleuze & Guattari: Emergent Law book cover

    Deleuze & Guattari

    Emergent Law, 1st Edition

    By Jamie Murray

    Deleuze & Guattari: Emergent Law is an exposition and development of Deleuze & Guattari's legal theory. Although there has been considerable interest in Deleuze & Guattari in critical legal studies, as well as considerable interest in legality in Deleuze & Guattari studies, this is…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Law and the Question of the Animal: A Critical Jurisprudence book cover

    Law and the Question of the Animal

    A Critical Jurisprudence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yoriko Otomo, Edward Mussawir

    This book addresses the problem of ‘animal life’ in terms that go beyond the usual extension of liberal rights to animals. The discourse of animal rights is one that increasingly occupies the political, ethical and intellectual terrain of modern society. But, although the question of the status of…

    Paperback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Nonsense upon Stilts (Routledge Revivals): Bentham, Burke and Marx on the Rights of Man book cover

    Nonsense upon Stilts (Routledge Revivals)

    Bentham, Burke and Marx on the Rights of Man, 1st Edition

    By Jeremy Waldron

    In Nonsense upon Stilts¸ first published in 1987, Waldron includes and discusses extracts from three classic critiques of the idea of natural rights embodied in the 1789 Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen. Each text is prefaced by an historical introduction and an analysis of its main…

    Hardback – 2014-07-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Althusser and Law book cover

    Althusser and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurent de Sutter

    Althusser and Law is the first book specifically dedicated to the place of law in Louis Althusser’s philosophy. The growing importance of Althusser’s philosophy in contemporary debates on the left has - for practical and political, as well theoretical reasons - made a sustained&…

    Paperback – 2014-07-23
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

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