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  • Religious Freedom and the Law

    Emerging contexts for freedom for and from Religion

    Edited by Brett Scharffs, Asher Maoz, Ashley Wooley

    This volume presents a timely analysis of some of the current controversies relating to freedom for religion and freedom from religion that have dominated headlines worldwide. The collection trains the lens closely on select issues and contexts to provide detailed snapshots of the ways in which…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Principled International Criminal Justice

    Lessons from Tort Law

    By Mark Findlay

    This book argues that deference to parallel jurisdiction in the development of ICL as a hybrid of major state traditions has impeded the development of a purpose-designed and principled international criminal jurisprudence. By exploring the manner in which the international criminal law…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    International and Comparative Criminal Justice

  • Policing Transnational Crime

    Law Enforcement of Criminal Flows

    Edited by Saskia Hufnagel, Anton Moiseienko

    As the threats posed by organised crime and terrorism persist, law enforcement authorities remain under pressure to suppress the movement, or flows, of people and objects that are deemed dangerous. This collection provides a broad overview of the challenges and trends of the policing of flows. How…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Transnational Criminal Justice

  • Law, Legal Culture and Society

    Mirrored Identities of the Legal Order

    Edited by Alberto Febbrajo

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Studies in the Sociology of Law

  • Respect

    A necessary constraint on use of human beings in Medicine

    By Austen Garwood-Gowers

    The basic fact that a human individual's body is capable of serving interests beyond that individual has always been a double edged sword. On the one hand it allows for the free expression of human solidarity and community. On the other it provides the opportunity to treat the individual's body…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14 
    Medical Law and Ethics

  • Rights, Race, and Reform

    50 Years of Child Advocacy in the Juvenile Justice System

    Edited by Laura Cohen, Kristin Henning, Ellen Marrus

    In 1962, a fifteen-year-old Arizona boy named Gerald Gault may or may not have made a lewd phone call to a neighbor. Gerald was arrested, prosecuted, removed from his parents’ custody, and sent to a juvenile prison, all without legal representation. Gerald’s mother’s outrage at the treatment of her…

    Hardback – 2018-05-08 

  • Transitional Justice and Global Climate Governance

    By Sonja Klinsky, Jasmina Brankovic

    Geopolitical changes combined with the increasing urgency of ambitious climate action have re-opened debates about justice and international climate policy. Practices and tools from transitional justice have been used in over 30 countries across a range of conflicts at the interface of historical…

    Hardback – 2018-05-05 
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Poverty Law and Legal Activism

    Lives that Slide Out of View

    By Adam Gearey

    Linking critical legal thinking to constitutional scholarship and a practical tradition of US lawyering that is orientated around anti-poverty activism, this book offers an original, revisionist account of contemporary jurisprudence, legal theory and legal activism. The book argues that we need to…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 

  • Free Will and the Law

    New Perspectives

    Edited by Allan McCay, Michael Sevel

    This collection critically discusses the ground-breaking contribution of philosopher and appellate judge, David Hodgson, to the free will debate, and the significance of his contribution to the philosophy of law. Bringing together many of the world’s leading theorists of free will and legal…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • Towards A Schmittian Theory of Regionalism within International Law and Relations

    Testing Grossraum Analysis with Two Case Studies of Regional Institutions

    By Michael Salter, Yinan Yin

    This book develops a critical analysis of how the USA has deployed various imperialistic devices within international law in order to expand its zone of influence on a global scale. The work then sets out a suggested theoretical framework highlighting an alternative regionalist model of…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 

  • Law, Society and the Right to Housing

    By Nico Moons

    From the very first negotiations of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights half a century ago up until this day, socio-economic rights have often been regarded as less enforceable than civil and political rights. The right to adequate housing, even though protecting one…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Law and Politics of Constitutional Courts

    Indonesia and the Search for Judicial Heroes

    By Stefanus Hendrianto

    This book critically evaluates different models of judicial leadership in Indonesia to examine the impact that individual chief justices can have on the development of constitutional courts. It explores the importance of this leadership as a factor explaining the dynamic of judicial power. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Islamic Law in Context

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