Public Law Products

  • Human Rights-Based Change

    The Institutionalisation of Economic and Social Rights

    Edited by Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso, Hans-Otto Sano

    This book provides different analytical perspectives into how human rights-based approaches to development (HRBADs) contribute to change. Based on the understanding that HRBADs are increasingly integrated into development and governance discourse and processes in many societies and organisations,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-10 
    Routledge

  • Commonwealth Caribbean Civil Procedure

    4th Edition

    By Gilbert Kodilinye, Vanessa Kodilinye

    This new fourth edition of a well-established book is a timely response to the continuing development of the new rules of civil procedure in force in most of the jurisdictions of the English-speaking Caribbean. The new edition has been substantially revised to cover amendments to, and recent case…

    Paperback – 2016-08-24 
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • Intention, Supremacy and the Theories of Judicial Review

    By John McGarry

    In the late 1980s, a vigorous debate began about how we may best justify, in constitutional terms, the English courts’ jurisdiction to judicially review the exercise of public power derived from an Act of Parliament. Two rival theories emerged in this debate, the ultra vires theory and the common…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Civil Rights in Public Service

    By Phillip J. Cooper

    Promises of justice and equality made in the U.S. Constitution, numerous Amendments, and decisions of the Supreme Court are hallmarks of American civil rights. Yet the realities of inequality remain facts of modern life for too many Native Americans, African Americans and Latino Americans, even…

    Paperback – 2016-08-11 
    Routledge

  • Beginning Constitutional Law

    2nd Edition

    By Nick Howard

    Whether you’re new to higher education, coming to legal study for the first time or just wondering what Constitutional Law is all about, Beginning Constitutional Law is the ideal introduction to help you hit the ground running. Starting with the basics and an overview of each topic, it will help…

    Paperback – 2016-08-05 
    Routledge
    Beginning the Law

  • Constitutionalism in the Global Realm

    A Sociological Approach

    By Poul F. Kjaer

    This book develops a sociologically informed theory of constitutionalism in the global realm, addressing both national and transnational forms of constitutional ordering. The book begins with the argument that current approaches to constitutionalism remain tied to a state-based conception of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • The Law of Deliberative Democracy

    By Ron Levy, Graeme Orr

    Laws have colonised most of the corners of political practice, and now substantially determine the process and even the product of democracy. Yet analysis of these laws of politics has been hobbled by a limited set of theories about politics. Largely absent is the perspective of deliberative…

    Hardback – 2016-08-04 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Public Aviation Law

    Edited by Paul Stephen Dempsey, Ram S Jakhu

    The Routledge Handbook of Public Aviation Law will be the first book to incorporate a comprehensive analysis of Public Aviation Law – principally international, but also domestic law in a comparative context – in a single volume. International Law is pervasive in Aviation Law, and is incorporated…

    Hardback – 2016-07-27 
    Routledge

  • Public Law

    By Michael Doherty

    Public Law is an ideal choice for all undergraduate and GDL students looking for a comprehensive yet accessible textbook on this area of law. The author’s clear writing style, plentiful explanations and focus on modern case law demystify difficult concepts and help to bring the subject to life.…

    Paperback – 2016-06-22 
    Routledge
    Spotlights

  • Constitutional History of the UK

    2nd Edition

    By Ann Lyon

    An appreciation of the development and evolution of the United Kingdom constitution is vital in order to understand the existing nature of the constitution, proposals for reform and the many complex challenges it faces. Ann Lyon presents a vivid overview of fourteen hundred years of English legal…

    Paperback – 2016-06-22 
    Routledge

  • Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland

    By Jessie Blackbourn

    The Northern Ireland peace process has been heralded by those involved as a successful example of transformation from a violent conflict to a peaceful society. This book examines the implementation of the Belfast Agreement in Northern Ireland, and evaluates whether its goal to establish a normal,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Church and State in Scotland

    Developing law

    By Francis Lyall

    The interaction of faith and the community is a fundamental of modern society. The first country to adopt Presbyterianism in its national church, Scotland adopted a system of church government, which is now in world-wide use. This book examines the development and current state of Scots law.…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

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