Law & society

    Sharia Tribunals, Rabbinical Courts, and Christian Panels

    By Michael J. Broyde

    Hardback £56.14

    This book explores the rise of private arbitration in religious and other values-oriented communities, and it argues that secular societies should use secular legal frameworks to facilitate, enforce, and also regulate religious arbitration. It covers the history of religious arbitration; the kinds of faith-based dispute resolution models currently in use;...

    Duties to Care

    By Rosie Harding

    Hardback £69.21

    Duties to Care delivers a groundbreaking new socio-legal investigation into the regulatory dimensions of caring for a person with dementia. Exploring the legal aspects of dementia care by covering everything from diagnosis to end-of-life decision making, this book uses empirical data to provide original analysis of dementia care regulation.

    Transparency Fix

    By Mark Fenster

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £19.25

    Is the government too secret or not secret enough? Why is there simultaneously too much government secrecy and a seemingly endless procession of government leaks? The Transparency Fix asserts that we incorrectly assume that government information can be controlled. The same impulse that drives transparency movements also drives secrecy advocates....

    Racial Glass Ceiling

    By Roy L. Brooks

    Hardback Save £2.04 = £27.96

    A compelling study of a subtle and insidious form of racial inequality in American law and culture.

    Restoring Voice to People with Cognitive Disabilities

    By Anna Arstein-Kerslake

    Hardback £77.66

    This book is valuable to anyone interested in individual decision-making and the law, especially rights for people with cognitive disabilities. How they are granted rights under Article 12 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities CRPD is an important issue to scholars and students promoting disability rights....

    Law and the Family in Ireland, 1800-1950

    By Niamh Howlin

    Paperback £25.94

    This multi-disciplinary study considers the intersection between law and family life in Ireland from the early nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. An underlying theme is the way in which the law of the family in Ireland differed from the law of the family in England.

    English Legal System

    By Gary Slapper

    Paperback Save £2.67 = £31.32

    Slapper and Kelly's The English Legal System explains and critically assesses how our law is made and applied. Trusted by generations of academics and students, this authoritative textbook clearly describes the legal rules of England and Wales and their collective influence as a sociocultural institution. Updated annually, Slapper and Kelly...

    Ten Types of Human

    By Dexter Dias

    Hardback £17.46

    a mosaic of faces building into this extraordinary portrait of our species.' Guardian'The Ten Types of Human is a fantastic piece of non-fiction, mixing astonishing real-life cases with the latest scientific research to provide a guide to who we really are.

    Constitutional & Administrative Law

    By Hilaire Barnett

    Paperback Save £2.67 = £31.32

    Hilaire Barnett's Constitutional and Administrative Law has provided generations of students with reliable, accessible and comprehensive coverage of the Public Law syllabus. Mapped to the common course outline, it equips students with an understanding of the constitution's past, present and future by analysing and illustrating the political and socio-historical contexts...

    Net and the Nation State

    Hardback Save £10.72 = £74.28

    This book should be of interest to anyone investigating the debate on internet governance from a legal or social science perspective, including politics, media studies and human geography. The book connects ideas about internet jurisdiction with issues of censorship and freedom of expression, as well as free trade.

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