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  • Soziologische Theorien kompaktby Martin Endreß

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 694.00

    Der Band ist speziell zugeschnitten auf den Lernbedarf im Rahmen von BA- und MA-Studiengängen. Darüber hinaus eignet er sich für einen systematischen Überblick über die in der Soziologie diskutierten sozial- wie gesellschaftstheoretischen Grundfragen bis hin zur Gegenwartsdiagnose. Ein klar strukturiertes Gliederungsprinzip, zusammenfassende Übersichten,... more...

  • The Law and Society Reader IIby Erik Larson; Patrick Schmidt

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 24.65

    Law and society scholars challenge the common belief that law is simply a neutral tool by which society sets standards and resolves disputes. Decades of research shows how much the nature of communities, organizations, and the people inhabiting them affect how law works. Just as much, law shapes beliefs, behaviors, and wider social structures, but... more...

  • Eugen Ehrlich interkulturell gelesenby Markus Porsche-Ludwig

    Traugott Bautz 2010; US$ 7.57

    Bereits in seinen ersten Schriften ging der Rechtssoziologe Eugen Ehrlich (1862-1922) der Beobachtung nach, dass das Gesetzesrecht und die Regeln, nach denen die Menschen wirklich leben, vielfach nicht übereinstimmen. Da nach seiner Ansicht eine Rechtswissenschaft, die lediglich versucht, das Gesetzesrecht in ein begrifflich und logisch folgerichtiges... more...

  • Law, Society and Communityby Professor David Schiff; Professor Richard Nobles

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 134.95

    This collection of socio-legal studies, written by leading theorists and researchers from around the world, offers original, perceptive and critical contributions to ideas and theories that have been expounded by Roger Cotterrell over a long and distinguished career. Engaging with the complexity and multiplicity of our contemporary legal world, the... more...

  • Intersectionality and Beyondby Emily Grabham; Davina Cooper; Jane Krishnadas; Didi Herman

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 65.95

    This collection addresses the present and the future of the concept of intersectionality within socio-legal studies. Intersectionality provides a metaphorical schema for understanding the interaction of different forms of disadvantage, including race, sexuality, and gender. But it also goes further to provide a particular model of how these aspects... more...

  • Begriff und Rechtfertigung abdingbaren Rechtsby Lorenz Kähler

    Mohr Siebeck 2012; US$ 89.70

    Abdingbares Recht tritt in großer Vielfalt und den unterschiedlichsten Formen auf. Das haben die bisherigen Modelle nur ungenügend berücksichtigt. Lorenz Kähler zeigt in seiner Untersuchung, dass sich abdingbares Recht stattdessen als Menge von Normen begreifen lässt, bei denen der jeweilige Adressat die Anwendbarkeit trotz konstanter Geltung ausschließen... more...

  • Social and Legal Normsby Dr Matthias Baier

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 144.95

    This book offers empirical and theoretical research in the field of social and legal norms and provides inspiration for future debate and research in terms of internationalization and cross-national comparative studies. It presents a consistent picture of empirical research in different social and organizational areas and deepens the theoretical understanding... more...

  • Konflikt und Koexistenzby Gerd Bender; Michael Stolleis; Jani Kirov

    Vittorio Klostermann 2015; Not Available

    In dem Komplex "Südosteuropa" steckt ein erhebliches rechtshistorisch-theoretisches Potential. Sehr alte ethnische Strukturen wurden durch römisches, byzantinisches, osmanisches und westeuropäisches Recht überblendet. Die Beiträge dieses Bandes behandeln Kernfragen der Rezeption und des Transfers normativer Ordnungen in den Rechtsordnungen... more...

  • Law and Opinion in Twentieth-Century Britain and Irelandby W. John Morgan; Professor Stephen Livingstone

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 134.00

    Law and Opinion in Twentieth Century Britain and Ireland covers four main themes: Law and the State; Culture and Identity; Public Morality and the Citizen; The Death of the English Constitution; each theme being analyzed through two essays authored by leading British and Irish academics. The book provides a substantial and readable analysis of the... more...

  • Social Consciousness in Legal Decision Makingby Richard L. Wiener; Brian H. Bornstein; Robert Schopp; Steven L. Willborn

    Springer US 2007; US$ 99.00

    Our basic assumption about the law is that it is designed to operate fairly and openly. But with human beings as the ultimate decision makers, how do we prevent discrimination within the legal arena, and how does the law decide whether others have behaved in a discriminatory manner? Social Consciousness in Legal Decision Making examines four controversial... more...