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- NYU Press 2000; US$ 75.00
The Passions of Law is the first anthology to treat the role that emotions play, don't play, and ought to play in the practice and conception of law and justice. Lying at the intersection of law, psychology, and philosophy, this emergent field of law scholarship raises some of the most profound and interesting questions at the heart of jurisprudence.... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 49.95
Including international contributions from lawyers, psychologists, sociologists and criminologists, this important book captures contemporary attempts to build bridges between the two very different disciplines of law and psychology and to establish the true nature of the interaction between the two at an international level. more...
- Wiley 2003; US$ 266.00
The second edition of this popular international handbook highlights the developing relationship between psychology and the law. Consisting of all-new material and drawing on the work of practitioners and academics from the UK, Europe, North America and elsewhere, this volume looks not only at the more traditional elements of psychology and the law... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 53.95
Focusing on the ?problem? of pleasure Law, Orientalism and Postcolonialism uncovers the organizing principles by which the legal subject was colonized. That occidental law was complicit in colonial expansion is obvious. What remains to be addressed, however, is the manner in which law and legal discourse sought to colonize individual subjects as... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2012; US$ 64.99
Autonomy is one of the core concepts of legal and political thought, yet also one of the least understood. The prevailing theory of liberal individualism characterizes autonomy as independence, yet from a social perspective, this conception is glaringly inadequate. In this brilliantly innovative work, Jennifer Nedelsky claims that we must rethink our... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 95.00
From a feminist perspective, the authors critically review the current use of psychology in law and identify a powerful collusion between the two fields which works actively against the interests of women. They provide support for their argument in such areas as child abuse, domestic violence, rape and abortion. This groundbreaking international text... more...
- Springer 2011; US$ 39.99
In dem Band werden Ursachen, Diagnostik und Therapie einer Krankheit beschrieben, die zunehmend an Aufmerksamkeit gewinnt: Demenzen. Wie geht man bei Diagnostik und Therapie vor? Was muss bei der Einweisung beachtet werden? Welche pr ventiven Ma nahmen sind m glich und n tig? Klar und pr zise beantworten Herausgeber einer der angesehensten Demenzforscher... more...
Das Gesetz des Unbewussten im Rechtsdiskurs: Grundlinien einer psychoanalytischen Rechtstheorie nach Freud und Lacan.Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 73.08
Hauptbeschreibung Das ethische Ziel des Autors ist es, mittels der theoretischen Psychoanalyse Freuds und Lacans unbewusste Dimensionen in Rechtsdiskursen zu beleuchten und damit die Möglichkeit zu eröffnen, verschlüsselte Symptome zu identifizieren und aufzulösen. Im Zentrum steht die Doppelbödigkeit aus bewussten und unbewussten Determinanten in... more...
- Guilford Publications 2009; US$ 57.00
This rigorous yet reader-friendly book reviews the state of the science on a broad range of psychological issues commonly encountered in the forensic context. The goal is to help professionals and students differentiate between supported and unsupported psychological techniques--and steer clear of those that may be misleading or legally inadmissible.... more...
- NYU Press 2013; US$ 89.00
The nature of human security is changing globally: interstate conflict and even intrastate conflict may be diminishing worldwide, yet threats to individuals and communities persist. Large-scale violence by formal and informal armed forces intersects with interpersonal and domestic forms of violence in mutually reinforcing ways. Gender, Violence, and... more...