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  • Law's Cut on the Body of Human Rights

    Female Circumcision, Torture and Scared Flesh, 1st Edition

    By Juliet Rogers

    In Australia, the US, England, Scotland, Italy, France and in Egypt there have been repetitive calls to legislate against the practices of female circumcision described as female genital mutilation. But in western countries where anti-female genital mutilation legislation has been passed there has…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Justice as Attunement

    Transforming Constitutions in Law, Literature, Economics and the Rest of Life, 1st Edition

    By Richard Dawson

    The meaning of an expression resides not in the expression itself but in the experience of a person’s engagement with it. Meaning will be different not only to different people but also to the same person at different times. This book offers a way of attending to these different meanings. This way…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Wickedness and Crime

    Laws of Homicide and Malice, 1st Edition

    By Penny Crofts

    The criminal legal system defines and authoritatively enacts the boundaries of permissible and impermissible behaviour, with a focus on that which is prohibited or transgressive. Wickedness and Crime: Laws of Homicide and Malice seeks to expose the ways in which criminal law communicates and…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Making Crime Television

    Producing Entertaining Representations of Crime for Television Broadcast, 1st Edition

    By Anita Lam

    This book employs actor-network theory in order to examine how representations of crime are produced for contemporary prime-time television dramas. As a unique examination of the production of contemporary crime television dramas, particularly their writing process, Making Crime Television:…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • The Digital Evolution of an American Identity

    1st Edition

    By C. Waite

    The Digital Evolution of an American Identity details how the concept of American individualism is challenged by the digital revolution. As digital media alter our print-dominant culture, assumptions regarding the relationship of the individual to the larger community become increasingly…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

  • Tools of Justice

    Non-discrimination and the Indian Constitution, 1st Edition

    By Kalpana Kannabiran

    In the years since independence, the Indian subcontinent has witnessed an alarming rise in violence against marginalized communities, with an increasing number of groups pushed to the margins of the democratic order. Against this background of violence, injustice and the abuse of rights, this book…

    Paperback – 2015-04-01
    Routledge India

  • Chronotopes of Law

    Jurisdiction, Scale and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Mariana Valverde

    This book develops a new framework for analyzing the spatio-temporal workings of law and other forms of governance. Chronotopes of Law argues that studies of law and governance can be reinvigorated by drawing on a bundle of quite heterogenous analytical tools that do not have a single provenance or…

    Paperback – 2015-01-15
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Privacy, Due Process and the Computational Turn

    The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mireille Hildebrandt, Katja De Vries

    Privacy, Due process and the Computational Turn: The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology engages with the rapidly developing computational aspects of our world including data mining, behavioural advertising, iGovernment, profiling for intelligence, customer relationship management,…

    Paperback – 2015-01-07
    Routledge

  • Deleuze & Guattari

    Emergent Law, 1st Edition

    By Jamie Murray

    Deleuze & Guattari: Emergent Law is an exposition and development of Deleuze & Guattari's legal theory. Although there has been considerable interest in Deleuze & Guattari in critical legal studies, as well as considerable interest in legality in Deleuze & Guattari studies, this is…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Law and the Question of the Animal

    A Critical Jurisprudence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yoriko Otomo, Edward Mussawir

    This book addresses the problem of ‘animal life’ in terms that go beyond the usual extension of liberal rights to animals. The discourse of animal rights is one that increasingly occupies the political, ethical and intellectual terrain of modern society. But, although the question of the status of…

    Paperback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Althusser and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurent de Sutter

    Althusser and Law is the first book specifically dedicated to the place of law in Louis Althusser’s philosophy. The growing importance of Althusser’s philosophy in contemporary debates on the left has - for practical and political, as well theoretical reasons - made a sustained&…

    Paperback – 2014-07-23
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • The Ends of History

    Questioning the Stakes of Historical Reason, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Swiffen, Joshua Nichols

    Over two decades ago we were confronted by the end of the Soviet Union and collapse of the geo-politicall divisions that had defined much of the twentieth century. From this particular end, the ‘end of history’ was proclaimed. But is it still possible to argue that liberal democracy and free market…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

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