Comparative Law Products

  • Indigenous Rights in Modern Landscapes

    Nordic Conservation Regimes in Global Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lars Elenius, Christina Allard, Camilla Sandström

    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 – 2016-11-21
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives on Education, Religion and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Charles J Russo

    This volume examines the legal status of religion in education, both public and non-public, in the United States and seven other nations. It will stimulate further interest, research, and debate on comparative analyses on the role of religion in schools at a time when the place of religion is of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • The Burqa Affair Across Europe

    Between Public and Private Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alessandro Ferrari, Sabrina Pastorelli

    In recent years, the wearing of the full-face veil or burqa/niqab has proved a controversial issue in many multi-cultural European societies. Focussing on the socio-legal and human rights angle, this volume provides a useful comparative perspective on how the issue has been dealt with across a…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law in Association with RELIGARE

  • Legal and Ethical Regulation of Biomedical Research in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Remigius N. Nwabueze

    There has been a rapid increase in the pace and scope of international collaborative research in developing countries in recent years. This study argues that whilst ethical regulation of biomedical research in Africa and other developing countries has attracted global attention, legal liability…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Judicial Application of European Union Law in post-Communist Countries

    The Cases of Estonia and Latvia, 1st Edition

    By Tatjana Evas

    This book discusses how the plurality of legal norms operating in the European Union can be balanced to produce a functioning, sustainable and legitimate legal system. Presenting a conceptual framework for assessing and comparing transformations of national judicial systems in the context of EU…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • The Death Penalty in Africa

    The Path Towards Abolition, 1st Edition

    By Aimé Muyoboke Karimunda

    Human development is not simply about wealth and economic well-being, it is also dependent upon shared values that cherish the sanctity of human life. Using comparative methods, archival research and quantitative findings, this book explores the historical and cultural background of the death…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Little Angels

    An International Legal Perspective on Child Discrimination, 1st Edition

    By Anne-Marie Mooney Cotter

    Following on from her previous nine books on discrimination law, Anne-Marie Mooney Cotter now focuses on the goal of child equality. Examining issues of child labour and the relevant laws which are designed to protect the most vulnerable in our society, the book explores the primary role of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Religion in Public Spaces

    A European Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Silvio Ferrari, Sabrina Pastorelli

    This timely volume discusses the much debated and controversial subject of the presence of religion in the public sphere. The book is divided in three sections. In the first the public/private distinction is studied mainly from a theoretical point of view, through the contributions of lawyers,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law in Association with RELIGARE

  • Legal Pluralism in Action

    Dispute Resolution and the Kurdish Peace Committee, 1st Edition

    By Latif Tas

    This groundbreaking book contributes to, and refocuses, public debates about the incorporation of plural approaches into the English legal system. The book specifically advances the recent, largely theoretical, discussions of Sharia legal practice by examining a secular method of dispute resolution…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • The Global Financial Crisis

    Triggers, Responses and Aftermath, 1st Edition

    By Tony Ciro

    This book offers commentary and analysis on the catastrophic events which have recently confronted the international economy in the modern era and contrasts the current situation with other financial crises. It includes case studies on Lehman Brothers in the US, Babcock & Brown in Australia, and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Chinese Immigration Law

    1st Edition

    By Guofu Liu

    Lacking a single immigration code, Chinese immigration law is widespread, encompassing a variety of laws, regulations and policies, some of which are internal and closed. There is also no immigration cases system. These factors have combined to make the study and understanding of the system…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Activation Policies and the Protection of Individual Rights

    A Critical Assessment of the Situation in Denmark, Finland and Sweden, 1st Edition

    By Paul Van Aerschot

    In Denmark, Finland and Sweden the evolution of administrative law, including social welfare law, has been marked by a shift towards a stronger protection of the recipient's individual rights. The adoption of activation policies targeting recipients of social assistance has highlighted the tensions…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

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