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  • Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution

    Origins and Future

    By Luke Beck

    This book examines the origins of Australia’s constitutional religious freedom provision. It explores, on the one hand, the political activities and motives of religious leaders seeking to give the Australian Constitution a religious character and, on the other, the political activities and…

    Hardback – 2018-04-09 
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Management and Regulation of Pension Schemes

    Australia a Cautionary Tale

    By Nicholas Morris

    Perhaps the greatest long-term challenge facing modern economies is how to pay for the living expenses and care costs of the elderly. With people on average living longer a substantial part of the pension requirements of the next cohort of retirees needs to be met from savings accumulated during…

    Hardback – 2018-04-05 
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Disaster Management in Australia

    Government Coordination in a Time of Crisis

    By George Carayannopoulos

    In recent times the frequency and severity of natural disasters has placed a clear emphasis on the ability of governments to plan, prepare and respond in an effective way. Disaster Management in Australia examines government coordination when faced with large scale crises, outlining the challenges…

    Paperback – 2018-01-02
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Match-Fixing in Sport

    Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond

    Edited by Stacey Steele, Hayden Opie

    Match-fixing represents a greater potential threat to the integrity of sport than doping. It has been linked to organised crime, illegal drugs and money-laundering. Law enforcement and sporting authorities are struggling to establish legal and regulatory responses to this emerging threat,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge Research in Sport and Corruption

  • A People's Federation

    Edited by Mark Bruerton, Tracey Arklay, Roby Levy

    Federations are in a state of flux globally, and Australia’s federation is no exception. As policy demands change and funding pressures mount, federal reform is always on the agenda. Yet, as demonstrated by the failure of recent reform attempts, change is never easy. This book takes a fresh look at…

    Paperback – 2017-11-07
    Federation Press

  • Border Security

    Shores of Politics, Horizons of Justice

    By Peter Chambers

    What kind of a world is one in which border security is understood as necessary? How is this transforming the shores of politics? And why does this seem to preclude a horizon of political justice for those affected? Border Security responds to these questions through an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Social Work and Human Services Best Practice

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Kathy Ellem, Wing Hong Chui, Jill Wilson

    Social work and human service practitioners seek to address inequity and injustice and promote social change in many different practice contexts. Social Work and Human Services Best Practice, now in its second edition, offers ideas on ‘best practice’ in the context of a wide range of specialised…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12
    Federation Press

  • Advocacy and Judging

    Selecting Papers of Murray Gleeson

    Edited by Hugh Dillon

    This volume of speeches by Murray Gleeson, who served as Chief Justice of New South Wales, then of Australia, for two decades, is, as James Spigelman has put it in his foreword, “a testament to judicial leadership”. While his judgments are his most enduring and primary contribution to the law, in…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11
    Federation Press

  • Leading Contract Cases

    By Daniel Reynolds, Lyndon Goddard

    This book provides a summary of the 100 most cited cases in the law of contract and related subjects. Each case note contains an outline of the facts, the issues and the decision, an extract of the most frequently cited portions of the judgment, and commentary outlining the principles for which the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-14
    Federation Press

  • Residential Tenancies Law and Practice

    7th Edition

    By Allan Anforth, Peter Christensen, Christopher Adkins

    This 7th edition incorporates the Residential Tenancies Act 2010 (NSW), and surveys all the recent cases, updating annotations as necessary. It is fully updated and revised for lawyers practising in this area of law, real estate agents, property managers, investors, landlords, tenants, and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-04
    Federation Press

  • The Principle of Legality in Australia and New Zealand

    Edited by Dan Meagher, Matthew Groves

    In this age of statutes and human rights the common law principle of legality has assumed a central importance. The principle holds that unless Parliament makes unmistakably clear its intention to curtail or abrogate a common law right, freedom or principle, the courts will not construe a statute…

    Hardback – 2017-06-21
    Federation Press

  • Law as if Earth Really Mattered

    The Wild Law Judgment Project

    Edited by Nicole Rogers, Michelle Maloney

    This book is a collection of judgments drawn from the innovative Wild Law Judgment Project. In participating in the Wild Law Judgment Project, which was inspired by various feminist judgment projects, contributors have creatively reinterpreted judicial decisions from an Earth-centred point of view…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25
    Law, Justice and Ecology

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