Legal Skills, Method & System Products

  • Law as a Human Science

    By Panu Minkkinen

    Law as a Human Science argues for the reintroduction of crucial aspects of the humanist tradition in legal thinking. Interdisciplinary studies of law are now primarily understood as policy-oriented and socio-legal in their orientation; whilst the older ties between law and the humanities (with…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 

  • Responsive Legality

    The New Administrative Justice

    By Zach Richards

    An important addition to socio-legal studies of administrative justice, this book explores the normative logics that twenty-first century public officials use to make their decisions. Engaging existing theoretical models of administrative justice, it identifies what is different about twenty first…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 

  • Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts

    Edited by Mike Edwards, Dimos Spatharas

    This collection of essays offers the first systematic approach to ancient forensic storytelling. Stories are a medium of signification, an indispensable tool in our cognitive toolkit. Understanding narratives as an integral part of forensic speakers’ argumentation, a substantial number of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 

  • Legal English

    5th Edition

    By Rupert Haigh

    English is the dominant language of international business relations, and a good working knowledge of the language is essential for today’s legal or business professional.   Legal English provides a highly practical approach to the key aspects of the use of English in commercial legal contexts…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18 

  • Unlocking Legal Learning

    4th Edition

    By Chris Turner, Jo Boylan-Kemp

    Unlocking Legal Learning will provide you with a firm command of the key legal and academic skills you will need to be successful in studying law.  Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Unlocking the Law

  • Professional Emotions in Court

    A Sociological Perspective

    By Stina Bergman Blix, Åsa Wettergren

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 

  • Public Law

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Doherty

    Public Law is an ideal choice for all undergraduate and GDL students looking for a comprehensive yet accessible textbook on this area of law. The author’s clear writing style, accessible tone, and focus on modern case law help bring the subject to life. The book covers the key institutions,…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15 

  • Research Methods in Human Rights

    Edited by Rhona Smith, Lee James McConnell

    Introducing the reader to research methods in human rights, this book draws on the expertise of a panel of contributors to clearly explain the key theories and methods commonly used in human rights research and provide guidance on when each approach is appropriate. Exploring research methods using…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08 

  • Evidence and the Archive

    Ethics, Aesthetics and Emotion

    Edited by Katherine Biber, Trish Luker

    This collection explores the stakes, risks and opportunities invoked in opening and exploring law’s archive and re-examining law’s evidence. It draws together work exploring how evidence is used or mis-used during the legal process, and re-used after the law’s work has concluded by engaging with…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 

  • Law Dissertations

    A Step-by-Step Guide

    By Laura Lammasniemi

    Law Dissertations: A Step-by-Step Guide provides you with all the guidance and information you need to complete and succeed in your LLB, LLM or law-related dissertation. Written in a simple, clear format and with plenty of tools to help you to put the theory into practice, Laura Lammasniemi will…

    Paperback – 2018-03-26 

  • Social Mobility and the Legal Profession

    The case of professional associations and access to the English Bar

    By Elaine Freer

    This book will be crucial reading for students across a variety of disciplines. A broadly socio-legal text, using a mixed-methods design combining grounded theory with an in-depth case study, this research explores a rarely-seen facet of the legal profession. Sociologists studying the practical…

    Hardback – 2018-03-21 

  • Thinking Critically About Law

    A Student's Guide

    By A. R. Codling

    So you’ve arrived at university, you’ve read the course handbook and you’re ready to learn the law. But is knowing the law enough to get you the very best marks? And what do your lecturers mean when they say you need to develop critical and analytical skills? When is it right to put your own views…

    Paperback – 2018-02-14

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