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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
Sexual desire, and the possible dangers associated with its more extreme manifestations, provokes strong, albeit often contradictory reactions. Such reactions are a well-known stimulant of creative, juridical and scholarly activity, and the texts of law, literature and academic criticism respond to it in ways that suggest both of revulsion and fascination.... more...
Das Gesetz des Unbewussten im Rechtsdiskurs: Grundlinien einer psychoanalytischen Rechtstheorie nach Freud und Lacan.Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 60.26
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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Wiley 2003; US$ 274.00
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 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...
- University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 29.95
In Knowing the Suffering of Others , legal scholar Austin Sarat brings together essays that address suffering as it relates to the law, highlighting the ways law imagines suffering and how pain and suffering become jurisprudential facts. From fetal imaging to end-of-life decisions, torts to international human rights, domestic violence to torture,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 57.95
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...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
'I swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth' we say in a court of law. 'In a court of law, the truth is precisely what we will not say', says Lacan. ?If God is dead, everything is permitted?, writes Dostoyevsky. ?If God is dead, everything is prohibited?, responds Lacan. ?I think, therefore I am?, reasons Descartes. ?I am... 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...