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  • Evidence and the Archive

    Ethics, Aesthetics and Emotion, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-04-03
    Routledge

  • Sociology of Constitutions

    A Paradoxical Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alberto Febbrajo, Giancarlo Corsi

    This collection brings together some of the most influential sociologists of law to confront the challenges of current transnational constitutionalism. It shows the constitution appearing in a new light: no longer as an essential factor of unity and stabilisation but as a potential defence of…

    Paperback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
    Studies in the Sociology of Law

  • Restorative Policing

    Concepts, theory and practice, 1st Edition

    By Kerry Clamp, Craig Paterson

    In the UK and elsewhere, restorative justice and policing are core components of a range of university programmes; however, currently no such text exists on the intersection of these two areas of study. This book draws together these diverse theoretical perspectives to provide an innovative,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Minority Religions and Fraud

    In Good Faith, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda van Eck Duymaer van Twist

    Analysing both fraud and religion as social constructs with different functions and meanings attributed to them, this book raises issues that are central to debates about the limits of religious toleration in diverse societies, and the possible harm (as well as benefits) that religious…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Inform Series on Minority Religions and Spiritual Movements

  • Public Indecency in England 1857-1960

    'A Serious and Growing Evil’, 1st Edition

    By David J. Cox, Kim Stevenson, Candida Harris, Judith Rowbotham

    Throughout the nineteenth century and twentieth century, various attempts were made to define and control problematic behaviour in public by legal and legislative means through the use of a somewhat nebulous concept of ‘indecency’. Remarkably however, public indecency remains a much…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

  • Regulation and Social Control of Incivilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nina Persak

    The increasing trend and prevalence of incivilities-targeting punitive regulatory measures across Europe raises important issues regarding the legitimacy, effectiveness and impact of such formal social control. Regulation and Social Control of Incivilities addresses the pertinent issues of current…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Information, Freedom and Property

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

    Edited by Mireille Hildebrandt, Bibi van den Berg

    This book addresses issues on the nexus of freedom of and property in information, while acknowledging that both hiding and exposing information may affect our privacy. It inquires into the physics, the technologies, the business models, the governmental strategies and last but not least the legal…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • The Literary and Legal Genealogy of Native American Dispossession

    The Marshall Trilogy Cases, 1st Edition

    By George D Pappas

    The Literary and Legal Genealogy of Native American Dispossession offers a unique interpretation of how literary and public discourses influenced three U.S. Supreme Court Rulings written by Chief Justice John Marshall with respect to Native Americans. These cases, Johnson v. M’Intosh (1823),…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Discursive Framings of Human Rights

    Negotiating Agency and Victimhood, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen-Margrethe Simonsen, Jonas Ross Kjaergard

    What does it mean to be a subject of human rights? The status of the subject is closely connected with the form and rhetoric of the framing discourse, and this book investigates the relationship between the status of the subject and the form of human rights discourse, in differing aesthetic and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • The Latin American Casebook

    Courts, Constitutions, and Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Juan F. Gonzalez-Bertomeu, Roberto Gargarella

    Traditionally relegated because of political pressure and public expectations, courts in Latin America are increasingly asserting a stronger role in public and political discussions. This casebook takes account of this phenomenon, by offering a rigorous and up-to-date discussion of constitutional…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Violence, Law and the Impossibility of Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    By Catherine Turner

    The field of transitional justice has expanded rapidly since the term first emerged in the late 1990s. Its intellectual development has, however, tended to follow practice rather than drive it. Addressing this gap, Violence, Law and the Impossibility of Transitional Justice pursues a comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Fragile Migration Rights

    Freedom of movement in post-Soviet Russia, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Light

    The Soviet Union comprehensively governed the mobility of its citizens by barring emigration and strictly regulating internal migration. In the aftermath of the Soviet collapse, the constitution and laws of the new Russian Federation appeared to herald a complete break with the repressiveness of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

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