Systems of law

    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"--

    Criterion for Distinguishing Legal Opinions from Judicial Ru

    By Shihab al-Din Al-Qarafi

    Hardback £53.46

    The first and much-needed English translation of a thirteenth-century text that shaped the development of Islamic law in the late middle ages.

    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...

    Trusts Law

    By Charlie Webb

    Paperback £33.77

    This textbook is a comprehensive and accessible guide to Trusts Law and has been thoroughly updated to reflect recent developments in the area. Many law students struggle with the concept of Trusts Law and it can take time to properly understand the complex body of rules that surround it.

    Unsteady State

    By Keith Culver

    Hardback Save £8.39 = £61.60

    This title addresses students and academics in legal philosophy, socio-legal studies, political science, and related disciplines. The book offers a general account of the preconditions and continuity of legal order, with a particular focus on law's relations to the environment, security, and technology.

    Wrongful Convictions and the DNA Revolution

    Hardback Save £9.94 = £70.05

    For centuries, most people believed the criminal justice system worked - that only guilty defendants were convicted. DNA technology shattered that belief. DNA has now freed more than three hundred innocent prisoners in the United States. This book examines the lessons learned from twenty-five years of DNA exonerations and identifies...

    Legal Skills

    By Emily Finch

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £28.85

    The best-selling legal skills textbook in the market, Legal Skills is the essential guide for law students, encompassing all the academic and practical skills in one manageable volume.

    General Principles of Law and International Due Process: Principles and Norms Applicable in Transnational Disputes

    By Center for Internatioanl Legal Education CILE University of Pittsburgh School of Law

    Hardback £50.86

    Article 38 of the Statute of the International Court of Justice defines "international law" to include not only "custom" and "convention" between States but also "the general principles of law recognized by civilized nations" within their municipal legal systems. In 1953, Bin Cheng wrote his seminal book on general principles,...

    Spying on Canadians

    By Gregory S. Kealey

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £19.25

    Award winning author Gregory S. Kealey's study of Canada's security and intelligence community before the end of World War II depicts a nation caught up in the Red Scare in the aftermath of the Bolshevik Revolution and tangled up with the imperial interests of first the United Kingdom and then...

    American Law: An Introduction

    By Lawrence M. Friedman

    Paperback Save £0.78 = £26.21

    This book provides an introduction to the American legal system for a broad readership. Its focus is on law in practice, on the role of the law in American society; and how the social context affects the living law of the United States.

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