Jurisprudence & general issues

    Islamic Law

    By Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    Paperback £20.05

    Introducing undergraduate students to Islamic law, this accessible textbook does not presume legal or technical knowledge. Drawing on a comparative approach, it encourages students to think through the issues of the application of Islamic law where Muslims live as a majority and where they live as a minority, including the...

    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]

    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.

    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.

    New Essays on the Nature of Rights

    Hardback Save £11.54 = £58.46

    This original collection of jurisprudential essays furthers our understanding of the nature of rights. In Part 1, Halpin considers the value of Hohfeldian neutrality when theorising about law in general, and legal rights in particular, and Kurki focuses on Hohfeld's operative notion of power. In Part 2, Kramer rebuts Wenar's...

    Understanding the Rule of Law

    By Geert Corstens

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.45

    The `rule of law' is increasingly regarded as integral to liberal democracy, and its significance is frequently discussed by lawyers, academics, politicians and the media. But the meaning of the phrase is not always clear. What does `the rule of law' mean exactly? And why is it so important to...

    Formation of the English Common Law

    By John Hudson

    Paperback £29.75

    The Formation of English Common Law provides a comprehensive overview of the development of early English law, one of the classic subjects of medieval history. This much expanded second edition spans the centuries from King Alfred to Magna Carta, abandoning the traditional but restrictive break at the Norman Conquest. Within...

    History of Law in Europe

    By Antonio Padoa-Schioppa

    Hardback Save £16.14 = £103.86

    The first English translation of a comprehensive legal history of Europe, exploring the early middle ages to the twentieth century.

    Literary Trials: Exceptio Artis and Theories of Literature in Court

    Paperback £25.65

    From the 19th century onwards, famous literary trials have caught the attention of readers, academics and the public at large. Indeed it is striking that more often than not, it was the texts of renowned writers that were dealt with by the courts, as for example Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary...

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