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  • 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

  • Muslim Marriage in Western Courts

    Lost in Transplantation, 1st Edition

    By Pascale Fournier

    This book describes and analyses the notion of Mahr, the Muslim custom whereby the groom has to give a gift to the bride in consideration of the marriage. It explores how Western courts, specifically in Canada, the United States, France, and Germany, have approached and interpreted Mahr. Although…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law

  • Introduction to Business Law in Russia

    1st Edition

    By Vladimir Orlov

    This volume provides a comprehensive overview of business law in Russia. It presents an introduction to the Russian legal system in general before going on to provide a thorough analysis of the key aspects such as regulation, taxation, competition, contracts, intellectual property law, among many…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Legal Practice and Cultural Diversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ralph Grillo, Roger Ballard, Alessandro Ferrari, André J. Hoekema, Marcel Maussen, Prakash Shah

    Legal Practice and Cultural Diversity considers how contemporary cultural and religious diversity challenges legal practice, how legal practice responds to that challenge, and how practice is changing in the encounter with the cultural diversity occasioned by large-scale, post-war immigration.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law

  • From Cape Town to Kabul

    Rethinking Strategies for Pursuing Women's Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Penelope Andrews

    Using her experience of living under apartheid and witnessing its downfall and the subsequent creation of new governments in South Africa, the author examines and compares gender inequality in societies undergoing political and economic transformation. By applying this process of legal…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

  • Shari’a Law in Commercial and Banking Arbitration

    Law and Practice in Saudi Arabia, 1st Edition

    By Abdulrahman Yahya Baamir

    This book provides an analysis of how commercial and banking disputes can be settled under the Islamic regime for arbitration. The work focuses on the Saudi legal system as representative of Shari'a law in commercial and banking arbitration, and where relevant, makes comparisons with the settlement…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

  • European Union Non-Discrimination Law and Intersectionality

    Investigating the Triangle of Racial, Gender and Disability Discrimination, 1st Edition

    By Anna Lawson

    Edited by Dagmar Schiek

    This book contributes to a critical reflection of current legislative and jurisprudential developments in Non-Discrimination Law, focusing on the European Union. The book is focused on intersectionality between gender, race and disability and the question of whether, and to what extent, this…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

  • The Export of Legal Education

    Its Promise and Impact in Transition Countries, 1st Edition

    By D. Wes Rist

    Edited by Ronald A. Brand

    This collection is the multifaceted result of an effort to learn from those who have been educated in an American law school and who then returned to their home countries to apply the lessons of that experience in nations experiencing social, economic, governmental, and legal transition. Written by…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

  • Political Parties and Elections

    Legislating for Representative Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Anika Gauja

    Political Parties and Elections presents a comparative analysis of the ways in which advanced industrial democracies seek to regulate the activities of political parties in electoral contests. Actual political practice suggests that parties are crucial actors in democratic elections, yet the nature…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

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