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  • Living Lawby Marc Hertogh

    Hart Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 45.00

    This collection of essays is the first edited volume in the English language which is entirely dedicated to the work of Eugen Ehrlich. Eugen Ehrlich (1862-1922) was an eminent Austrian legal theorist and professor of Roman law. He is considered by many as one of the 'founding fathers' of modern sociology of law. Although the importance of his... more...

  • Academic Freedom and the Lawby Eric Barendt

    Hart Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 79.20

    Academic Freedom and the Law: A Comparative Study provides a critical analysis of the law relating to academic freedom in three major jurisdictions: the United Kingdom, Germany and the United States. Thebook outlines the various claims which may be made to academic freedom by individual university teachers and by universities and other higher education... more...

  • Education and the Lawby Gerald Stowbridge; Witold Tulasiewicz

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 205.00

    This edited collection addresses a subject which is topical not only in Britain, where there has been a spate of laws and regulations affecting the structure and content of education, but also in developed and developing countries, where the overriding motivation in many cases has been to raise economic performance. The first part of the book deals... more...

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

    Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2007; US$ 99.00

    Examines four controversial areas involving people's perceptions of others - racial profiling, affirmative action, workplace harassment, and hate speech/hate crime - from the perspectives of psychology, decision theory, and the law. more...

  • Soziologische Jurisprudenzby Gralf-Peter Calliess; Peer Zumbansen; Dan Wielsch; Andreas Fischer-Lescano

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 307.00

    The commemorative publication Sociological Jurisprudence adheres in content and form to the tradition of Gunther Teubner?s body of work. The contributions engage themselves with his principle outlook by reflecting upon the relationships between law and society, each with its own distinct emphasis. more...

  • Soziologische Theorien kompaktby Martin Endreß

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 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...

  • Eugen Ehrlich interkulturell gelesenby Markus Porsche-Ludwig

    Traugott Bautz 2010; US$ 8.46

    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...

  • Rethinking Law, Society and Governanceby Gary Wickham; George Pavlich

    Hart Publishing Limited 2001; US$ 52.20

    This set of essays engages with some aspects of Foucault’s notion of governmentality,particularly at the junction where law/regulation meets ‘the social’. ‘The social’, as a special sphere of government, is a special area of concern for those working within broad intellectual spaces of the ‘governmentality approach’.... 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$ 100.19

    Hauptbeschreibung 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... more...