Comparative Law Products

  • Psychology and Law in Europe

    When West Meets East

    Edited by Par-Anders Granhag, Ray Bull, Alla Shaboltas, Elena Dozortseva

    There are two very good reasons for buying this book. First, it is the first volume ever to offer insights with respect to what is going on within psychology and law in Russia. The field of psychology and law has a very long and strong tradition in Russia, but very little is known about…

    Hardback – 2016-12-29 
    CRC Press

  • International Patent Rights Harmonization

    The Case of China

    By Weinian Hu

    This book examines the course of international patent rights harmonisation. In particular, it evaluates China’s patent law development and its participation in the process from the aspects of legislation and enforcement, achievements and deficiencies, including lessons that China could learn from…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Constitutional Acceleration within the European Union and Beyond

    Edited by Paul Blokker

    The volume addresses the phenomenon of constitutional acceleration, the increased recourse to constitutional revision and constitution-making - in, as well as on the edges of, contemporary Europe. With constitutional reform becoming less of an exceptional exercise and more of a form of routine…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Legal Origins and the Efficiency Dilemma

    By Nuno Garoupa, Carlos Gomez Liguerre, Lela Melon

    Economists advise that the law should seek efficiency. More recently, it has been suggested that common law systems are more conducive of economic growth than code-based civil law systems. This book argues that there is no theory to support such statements and provides evidence that rejects a '…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Economics of Legal Relationships

  • Litigation, Costs, Funding and Behaviour

    Implications for the Law

    Edited by Willem H. van Boom

    This collection explores the practical operation of the law in the area of litigation costs and funding, and confronts the issue of how exposure to cost risks affects litigation strategy. It looks at the interaction of the relevant legal regime, regulatory framework and disciplinary rules with the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Human Rights and the Private Sphere vol 3

    A Comparative Study

    Edited by Jorg Fedtke

    This book is a companion volume to Human Rights and the Private Sphere: A Comparative Study Volumes 1 and 2, which analysed the effect of human rights on private relationships in a range of democratic jurisdictions around the world. This book looks at a number of additional important…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08 
    Routledge
    UT Austin Studies in Foreign and Transnational Law

  • Indigenous Rights in Modern Landscapes

    Nordic Conservation Regimes in Global Context

    Edited by Lars Elenius, Christina Allard, Camilla Sandstrom

    This book examines the diverse use of indigenous customary rights in modern landscapes from a multidisciplinary perspective. Divided into two parts, the first deals explicitly with Sámi customary rights in relation to nature conservation in the Nordic countries and Russia from a legal and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge

  • China's Influence on Non-Trade Concerns in International Economic Law

    Edited by Paolo Davide Farah, Elena Cima

    This volume examines the range of Non-Trade Concerns (NTCs) that may conflict with international economic rules and proposes ways to protect them within international law and international economic law. Globalization without local concerns can endanger relevant issues such as good governance, human…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge
    Global Law and Sustainable Development

  • Law Between Buildings

    Emergent Global Perspectives in Urban Law

    Edited by Nestor Davidson, Nisha Mistry

    The rich field of urban law has thus far lacked a holistic and concerted scholarly focus on comparative and global perspectives. This work offers new inroads into the global and comparative streams within urban law by presenting emerging frameworks and approaches to topics ranging from urban…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Rethinking Job Security

    A Comparative Analysis of Unfair Dismissal Law in the UK, Australia and the USA

    By Joanna Howe

    This book critically examines the proper role of the law in protecting job security in the contemporary workplace. It provides a historical, theoretical, practical and comparative perspective on this under-researched, but fundamentally important, legal mechanism at a time when the pressure to…

    Hardback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge
    Studies in Modern Law and Policy

  • Consent

    Domestic and Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Alan Reed, Michael Bohlander, Nicola Wake, Emma Smith

    This volume presents a leading contribution to the substantive arena relating to consent in the criminal law. In broad terms, the ambit of legally valid consent in extant law is contestable and opaque, and reveals significant problems in adoption of consistent approaches to doctrinal and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Substantive Issues in Criminal Law

  • Eco-global Crimes

    Contemporary Problems and Future Challenges

    By Ragnhild Sollund

    Edited by Rune Ellefsen

    Building on knowledge within the fields of green and eco-global criminology, this book uses empirical and theoretical arguments to discuss the multi-dimensional character of eco-global crime. It provides an overview of eco-global crimes and discusses them from a justice perspective. The…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

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