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  • Legitimacy and Drones

    Investigating the Legality, Morality and Efficacy of UCAVs, 1st Edition

    By Steven J. Barela

    Unmanned combat air vehicles, or in common parlance 'drones', have become a prominent instrument in US efforts to counter an objective (and subjective) cross-border terrorist threat with lethal force. As a result, critical questions abound on the legitimacy of their use. In a series of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Bioproperty, Biomedicine and Deliberative Governance

    Patents as Discourse on Life, 1st Edition

    By Katerina Sideri

    Biomedical patents have been the subject of heated debate. Regulatory agencies such as the European Patent Office make small decisions with big implications, which escape scrutiny and revision, when they decide who has access to expensive diagnostic tests, whether human embryonic stem cells can be…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07

  • A Psychodynamic View of Action and Responsibility

    Clinical Studies in Subjective Experience, 1st Edition

    By David Shapiro

    This new book by David Shapiro, author of the classic Neurotic Styles, throws light, from a clinical standpoint, on a subject of importance, both theoretically and for therapeutic practice, for psychoanalysts and psychotherapists, as well as for those with general interests in philosophy or…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01

  • Global Minority Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua Castellino

    This important volume brings together a range of material in different areas of law and the social sciences that address questions concerning the rights of minorities. The discipline is arguably one of the oldest branches of public international law, and owes its heritage to those who struggled to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    The International Library of Essays on Rights

  • Animals, Biopolitics, Law

    Lively Legalities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irus Braverman

    Typically, the legal investigation of nonhuman life, and of animal life in particular, is conducted through the discourse of animal rights. Within this discourse, legal rights are extended to certain nonhuman animals through the same liberal framework that has afforded human rights before it.…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Ethics and Law of Intellectual Property

    Current Problems in Politics, Science and Technology, 1st Edition

    By Christian Lenk, Nils Hoppe

    Divided into three parts, this edited volume gives an overview of current topics in law and ethics in relation to intellectual property. It addresses practical issues encountered in everyday situations in politics, research and innovation, as well as some of the underlying theoretical concepts. In…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • The Judicial System and Reform in Post-Mao China

    Stumbling Towards Justice, 1st Edition

    By Yuwen Li

    This comprehensive study examines the development and changing characteristics of the judicial system and reform process over the past three decades in China. As the role of courts in society has increased so too has the amount of public complaints about the judiciary. At the same time, political…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Ethics, Law and Society

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    By Søren Holm

    Edited by Jennifer Gunning

    This key collection brings together a selection of papers commissioned and published by the Cardiff Centre for Ethics, Law & Society. It incorporates contributions from a group of international experts along with a selection of short opinion pieces written in response to specific ethical issues.…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02

  • First Do No Harm

    Law, Ethics and Healthcare, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheila A. M. McLean

    This collection brings together essays from leading figures in the field of medical law and ethics which address the key issues currently challenging scholars in the field. It has also been compiled as a lasting testimony to the work of one of the most eminent scholars in the area, Professor Ken…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • Detecting Doping in Sport

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Moston, Terry Engelberg

    The book explores the changing landscape of anti-doping investigations, which now largely centre on the collection of intelligence about doping through processes such as surveillance, interviews with witnesses and interrogation of athletes. It examines why and how investigative processes, hitherto…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Lawyers' Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monroe H. Freedman, Abbe Smith, Alice Wooley

    This collection contains the very best writing on lawyers’ ethics. Timeless and provocative, the essays explore the moral foundations of the lawyer’s role as well as the personal and professional dilemmas lawyers face in the practice of law. What does it mean to be a good lawyer? How does a lawyer…

    Hardback – 2016-11-23
    The Library of Essays on Legal Ethics and the Enforcement of Law

  • Critical Interventions in the Ethics of Healthcare

    Challenging the Principle of Autonomy in Bioethics, 1st Edition

    By Dave Holmes

    Edited by Stuart J. Murray

    Critical Interventions in the Ethics of Healthcare argues that traditional modes of bioethics are proving incommensurable with burgeoning biotechnologies and consequently, emerging subjectivities. Drawn from diverse disciplines, this volume works toward a new mode of discourse in bioethics,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17

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