Comparative Law Products

  • 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

  • Human Rights and Charity Law

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Kerry O'Halloran

    The 60 or so nations that subscribe to the common law tradition had for centuries broadly accepted the same legal definitions of what constitutes a charity. In recent years, however, a number of countries have embarked on charity law reform processes, designed to strengthen the regulatory framework…

    Hardback – 2016-03-21
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Legal Culture in the United States: An Introduction

    1st Edition

    By Kirk Junker

    For law students and lawyers to successfully understand and practice law in the U.S., recognition of the wider context and culture which informs the law is essential. Simply learning the legal rules and procedures in isolation is not enough without an appreciation of the culture that produced them.…

    Paperback – 2016-03-15

  • In a Time of Total War

    The Federal Judiciary and the National Defense - 1940-1954, 1st Edition

    By Joshua E. Kastenberg, Eric Merriam

    This book is a judicial, military and political history of the period 1941 to 1954. As such, it is also a United States legal history of both World War II and the early Cold War. Civil liberties, mass conscription, expanded military jurisdiction, property rights, labor relations, and war crimes…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10
    Justice, International Law and Global Security

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