Comparative Law Products

  • International Rule of Law and Professional Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Vesselin Popovski

    This book examines an interesting and relatively understudied area of the evolution of the international rule of law and the role of professional ethics. The rule of law has been gradually developed and promoted at the national level over centuries, however at the international level it has only…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

  • Family, Religion and Law

    Cultural Encounters in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Prakash Shah, Marie-Claire Foblets

    This collection discusses how official legal systems do and should respond to the reality of a plurality of family types and origins within their jurisdictions. It further examines the challenges that arise for practitioners, including lawyers and judges, when faced with such plurality. Focussing…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Cultural Diversity and Law in Association with RELIGARE

  • The Dynamics of Law and Morality

    A Pluralist Account of Legal Interactionism, 1st Edition

    By Wibren van der Burg

    This book investigates the dynamic intertwinement of law and morality, with a focus on new and developing fields of law. Taking as its starting point the debates and mutual misunderstandings between proponents of different philosophical traditions, it argues that this theoretical pluralism is…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

  • Negotiating Religion

    Cross-disciplinary perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by François Guesnet, Cécile Laborde, Lois Lee

    Negotiating religious diversity, as well as negotiating different forms and degrees of commitment to religious belief and identity, constitutes a major challenge for all societies. Recent developments such as the ‘de-secularisation’ of the world, the transformation and globalisation of religion and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23

  • State Formation After Civil War

    Local Government in National Peace Transitions, 1st Edition

    By Derek M Powell

    State formation after civil war offers a new model for studying the formation of the state in a national peace transition as an integrated national phenomenon. Current models of peacebuilding and state building limit that possibility, reproducing a fragmented, selective view of this complex reality…

    Hardback – 2016-08-11

  • Routledge Handbook of Disability Law and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Blanck, Eilionóir Flynn

    This handbook provides a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of the current and emerging research and policy on disability law. Bringing together a team of respected and experienced experts, the handbook offers a range of jurisdictional and multidisciplinary perspectives. The…

    Hardback – 2016-07-14

  • Shari`a in the Secular State

    Evolving Meanings of Islamic Jurisprudence in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Russell Powell

    Words in both law and religion can shape power relationships and are often highly disputed. Shari`a lies within the overlap of these two spheres and provides a unique subject for the study of meaning in that liminal space. This book contributes important insights related to Islamic jurisprudence…

    Hardback – 2016-06-20
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Ethics and Professionalism in Healthcare

    Transition and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sabine Salloch, Verena Sandow, Jan Schildmann, Jochen Vollmann

    Recent social developments, such as demographic change, skill shortages and new medical technologies, have necessitated a transition in the traditional roles of health-care professions. New forms of division of labour and inter-professional health-care education are emerging while at the same time…

    Hardback – 2016-06-20

  • Church and State in Scotland

    Developing law, 1st Edition

    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
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Promoting Law Student and Lawyer Well-Being in Australia and Beyond

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Field, James Duffy, Colin James

    University can be a psychologically distressing place for students. Empirical studies in Australia and the USA highlight that a large number of law students suffer from psychological distress, when compared to students from other disciplines and members of the general population. This book…

    Hardback – 2016-05-19
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Law, Lawyers and Race

    Critical Race Theory from the US to Europe, 1st Edition

    By Mathias Möschel

    Critical Race Theory (CRT) is virtually unheard of in European scholarship, especially among legal scholars. Law, Lawyers and Race: Critical Race Theory from the United States to Europe endeavours to fill this gap by providing an overview of the definition and consequences of CRT developed in…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24

  • Colonial and Post-colonial Constitutionalism in the Commonwealth

    Peace, Order and Good Government, 1st Edition

    By Hakeem O. Yusuf

    The peace, order and good government (POGG) clause is found in the constitutions of almost all Commonwealth countries. Since its introduction, the clause has played a significant role in colonial and post-colonial constitutionalism in Commonwealth jurisdictions.This book is the first full length…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

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