Comparative Law Products

  • Of Doubt and Proof

    Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment, 1st Edition

    By Daniela Berti, Anthony Good

    All institutions concerned with the process of judging - whether it be deciding between alternative courses of action, determining a judge’s professional integrity, assigning culpability for an alleged crime, or ruling on the credibility of an asylum claimant - are necessarily directly concerned…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Refugee Law and Practice in Japan

    1st Edition

    By Osamu Arakaki

    This volume examines the development of refugee law and policy in Japan. The book discusses systemic weaknesses and compares the evolution of law in other states to highlight problems in Japan's refugee determination system. Ultimately, the book calls for Japan to reform failing systems and take…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Domestic Deployment of the Armed Forces

    Military Powers, Law and Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head, Scott Mann

    Until recently, internal use of the armed forces has been generally regarded by the public, as well as academic commentators, as conduct to be expected of a military or autocratic regime, not a democratic government. There is however growing concern that the 'war on terror' has been used to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Children’s Rights and the Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Don Cipriani

    Children of almost any age can break the law, but at what age should children first face the possibility of criminal responsibility for their alleged crimes? This work is the first global analysis of national minimum ages of criminal responsibility (MACRs), the international legal obligations that…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Democracy in the Courts

    Lay Participation in European Criminal Justice Systems, 1st Edition

    By Marijke Malsch

    Democracy in the Courts examines lay participation in the administration of justice and how it reflects certain democratic principles. An international comparative perspective is taken for exploring how lay people are involved in the trial of criminal cases in European countries and how this…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • NGOs in China and Europe

    Comparisons and Contrasts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yuwen Li

    This volume presents a comparison of the experiences of NGOs in China and Europe. The chapters on China contain the most comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of various types of NGOs currently active in the country. The contributions on foreign NGOs in China, non-governmental think tanks, public…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Minorities and Nationalism in Turkish Law

    1st Edition

    By Derya Bayir

    Examining the on-going dilemma of the management of diversity in Turkey from a historical and legal perspective, this book argues that the state’s failure to accommodate ethno-religious diversity is attributable to the founding philosophy of Turkish nationalism and its heavy penetration into the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law

  • Policing in Hong Kong

    1st Edition

    By Kam C. Wong

    This book is one of the first to document the challenges and opportunities facing the Hong Kong police force following the reversion of political authority from the UK to China in 1997. Thematically organized and oriented towards those issues of greatest concern to the public, such as police…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Law, Corporate Governance and Partnerships at Work

    A Study of Australian Regulatory Style and Business Practice, 1st Edition

    By Richard Mitchell, Anthony O'Donnell, Shelley Marshall, Ian Ramsay

    This book examines how businesses manage their labour systems, and particularly how they manage the complex interaction of factors which give rise to instances of 'partnership' style relations between businesses and their employees. The book draws from the literature concerning 'Varieties of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Gender Injustice

    An International Comparative Analysis of Equality in Employment, 1st Edition

    By Anne-Marie Mooney Cotter

    Gender equality and the importance of the law in combating discrimination are issues explored by this insightful work. Gender Injustice allows readers a better understanding of the issue of inequality and aims to increase the likelihood of achieving gender justice in the future. It investigates…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • New Constitutionalism in Latin America

    Promises and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Almut Schilling-Vacaflor

    Edited by Detlef Nolte

    Latin America has a long tradition of constitutional reform. Since the democratic transitions of the 1980s, most countries have amended their constitutions at least once, and some have even undergone constitutional reform several times. The global phenomenon of a new constitutionalism, with…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Biotechnology and the Challenge of Property

    Property Rights in Dead Bodies, Body Parts, and Genetic Information, 1st Edition

    By Remigius N. Nwabueze

    Biotechnology and the Challenge of Property addresses the question of how the advancement of property law is capable of controlling the interests generated by the engineering of human tissues. Through a comparative consideration of non-Western societies and industrialized cultures, this book…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

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