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  • Die Eule der Minerva in Hegels Rechtsphilosophieby Jens Petersen

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 84.00

    The foreword to Hegel?s Philosophy of Right concludes with a though-provoking metaphor: ?When philosophy paints its grey in grey, one form of life has become old, and by means of grey it cannot be rejuvenated, but only known. The owl of Minerva takes its flight only when the shades of night are gathering.? How do we understand this enigma... more...

  • A Critical Introduction to Lawby Wade Mansell; Belinda Meteyard; Alan Thomson

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 48.95

    Challenging the usual introductions to the study of law, A Critical Introduction to Law argues that law is inherently political and reflects the interests of the few even while presenting itself as neutral. This fully revised and updated fourth edition provides contemporary examples to demonstrate the relevance of these arguments in the twenty-first... more...

  • Law, Liberty and the Constitutionby Harry Potter

    Boydell & Brewer Group Ltd 2015; US$ 29.99

    Throughout English history the rule of law and the preservation of liberty have been inseparable, and both are intrinsic to England's constitution. This accessible and entertaining history traces thegrowth of the law from its beginnings in Anglo-Saxon times to the present day. It shows how the law evolved from a means of ensuring order and limiting... more...

  • Stateless Lawby Professor Helge Dedek; Professor Shauna Van Praagh; Dr Seán Patrick Donlan; Julian Sidoli del Ceno

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 124.95

    This volume offers a critical analysis and illustration of the challenges and promises of ?stateless? law thought, pedagogy and approaches to governance - that is, understanding and conceptualizing law in a post-national condition. From common, civil and international law perspectives, the collection focuses on the definition and role of law as an... more...

  • Roberto Espositoby Peter Langford

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Roberto Esposito: Law, Community and the Political provides a critical legal introduction to this increasingly influential Italian theorist?s work, by focusing on Esposito?s reconceptualisation of the relationship between law, community and the political. The analysis concentrates primarily on Esposito?s Catégories de l?Impolitique , Communitas... more...

  • Wiley-Schnellkurs Öffentliches Rechtby Wilfried Berg

    Wiley 2015; US$ 14.95

    Dieses Buch hilft Ihnen, wenn Sie schon immer wissen wollten oder für eine Prüfung wissen müssen, wie die Bundesrepublik von Rechts wegen her funktioniert. Wilfried Berg erklärt Ihnen, was Sie über Verfassung und Verwaltungsrecht wissen sollten. Das geht von den Funktionen der Staatsorgane, über die Grundrechte bis zum Verwaltungsverfahren. Kapitel... more...

  • Zizek and Lawby Laurent de Sutter

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The very first book dedicated to Slavoj Zizek?s theoretical treatment of law, this book gathers widely recognized Zizek scholars as well as legal theorists to offer a sustained analysis of the place of law in Zizek?s work. Whether it is with reference to symbolic law, psychoanalytical law, religious law, positive law, human rights, to Lacan?s, Hegel?s,... more...

  • Das gemeinschaftliche Testament: Form und Bindungby Maximilian Klein

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 127.11

    Das gemeinschaftliche Testament hat sich als erbrechtliches Rechtsinstitut im Bewusstsein der Bevölkerung fest verankert. Die Arbeit spürt den Anfängen des gemeinschaftlichen Testaments nach, um auf diesem rechtsgeschichtlichen Fundament aufbauend Form und Bindung rechtsdogmatisch zu analysieren. Die Arbeit widmet sich dem eigenhändigen... more...

  • Mixed Legal Systems, East and Westby Ms Anna Koppel; Professor Mohamed Mattar; Professor Vernon Palmer

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 139.95

    This book takes us far beyond the usual focus of comparative law with analysis of a broad range of jurisdictions, including mixtures of common and civil law, and also those mixing Islamic and/or traditional legal systems with those derived from common and/or civil law traditions. The discussion is situated within the broader context of the continuing... more...

  • Das Notariat, sein Recht und seine Geschichte im ?Land Hannover?by Tobias Roeder

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2015; US$ 54.06

    Das Notariat in Hannover ist in seiner Gesamtheit bislang kaum erforscht. Dies gilt sowohl für seine Personal- als auch für seine Kodifikationsgeschichte. Mit seiner umfassenden Analyse der Hannover'schen Notariatsgeschichte schließt Tobias Roeder nun diese Lücke. Er untersucht nicht nur das staatsrechtliche Verständnis des Notariatsrechts sowie dessen... more...