Jurisprudence & general issues

    Social Work Law in Scotland

    By Thomas G. Guthrie

    Paperback £33.96

    Social Work Law in Scotland provides a practical guide to the legal framework within which social work operates. Providing accessible explanations of law, the book provides coverage of key areas of law in social work including those relating to children, families and adult services. Social Work Law in Scotland is...

    Drafting Employment Documents for Expatriates

    By Juliet Carp

    Hardback £87.12

    Helps readers identify the appropriate employer, structure the assignment and document the increasingly complex range of benefits offered to internationally mobile workers.

    Islamic Law: Cases, Authorities and Worldview

    By Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    Paperback £20.05

    "This is an introductory overview of Islamic law, and the first designed specifically for undergraduates in religious and Islamic studies, and covers both contemporary and historical aspects"--

    Enforcement of Corporate and Securities Law

    Hardback Save £11.49 = £78.50

    This book assembles the world's most authoritative specialists for a comparative analysis of the enforcement of corporate and securities laws in thirteen national jurisdictions. It examines the enforcement of corporate and securities laws across the globe and across different legal and political systems from an in-depth comparative perspective.

    Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionals

    By Larry S. Miller

    Paperback £39.81

    Revised edition of the authors' Report writing for criminal justice professionals, [2015]

    Shifting Meaning of Legal Certainty in Comparative and Trans

    Hardback £62.46

    The principle of legal certainty is of fundamental importance for law and society: it has been vital in stabilising normative expectations and in providing a framework for social interaction, as well as defining the scope of individual freedom and political power. Even though it has not always been fully realised,...

    Legal Guide

    By Kenneth P. Norwick

    Paperback £10.25

    Ken Norwick has represented authors such as His Holiness the Dalai Lama and entities such as Calvin Klein, Inc.; Ralph Lauren, Inc.; the Humane Society of the United States and Rodale, Inc. With over 40 years of experience, Ken knows the ins and outs of copyright and contracts.

    Commitment and Cooperation on High Courts

    By Benjamin Alarie

    Hardback £50.86

    Judicial decision-making may ideally be impartial, but in reality it is influenced by many different factors, including institutional context, ideological commitment, fellow justices on a panel, and personal preference. Empirical literature in this area increasingly analyzes this complex collection of factors in isolation, when a larger sample size of comparative...

    American Exceptionalism, the French Exception, and Digital M

    By Lyombe Eko

    Paperback Save £2.48 = £30.47

    This volume explores sameness and difference between the United States and France in the matters of freedom of expression on the Internet. Contributors present American exceptionalism and the French exception as functionally equivalent logics that lead to different freedom of expression outcomes.

    Imposing Risk

    By John Oberdiek

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £46.46

    When we impose risk upon others, what is it that we are doing? What is risking's moral significance? What moral standards govern the imposition of risk? And how should the law respond to it? Drawing on philosophy and legal theory the author constructs a normative framework of risk imposition to...

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