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  • Doing Justice to Court Interpretingby Miriam Shlesinger; Franz Pöchhacker

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 135.00

    First published as a Special Issue of Interpreting (10:1, 2008) and complemented with two articles published in Interpreting (12:1, 2010), this volume provides a panoramic view of the complex and uniquely constrained practice of court interpreting. In an array of empirical papers, the nine authors explore the potential of court interpreters to... more...

  • Forgotten Justiceby Allan Beever

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 89.99 US$ 77.39

    Challenging the assumptions of modern political and legal philosophy, this book presents a historical account of the development of thinking about justice and political obligations. It argues against the modern fixation with the state, and for a return to traditional conceptions of political community and the law. more...

  • Introduction to Court Interpretingby Holly Mikkelson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    Court interpreting is becoming increasingly professionalized as the number of practitioners grows and judicial systems and legislatures throughout the world focus more on language rights as an element of due process. Introduction to Court Interpreting is the first course book for court interpreter training that is not oriented toward the judicial... more...

  • King Alfred’s Book of Lawsby Todd Preston

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 45.00

    During the early Middle Ages, King Alfred (reigned 871-99) gained fame as the ruler who brought learning back to England after decades of Viking invasion. Although analysis of Alfred's canon typically focuses on his religious and philosophical texts, his relatively overlooked law code, or Domboc, reveals much about his rule, and how he was perceived... more...

  • On the History of the Idea of Lawby Shirley Robin Letwin

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 46.00 US$ 37.72

    Collects the basic theories of law propounded by the great philosophers. more...

  • Translating Evidence and Interpreting Testimony at a War Crimes Tribunalby Ellen Elias-Bursac

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00

    This book analyses the ways interpreting and translating shape the work of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, and war crimes tribunals more generally. more...

  • Trends in the Judiciaryby David Lowe; Dilip K. Das

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 109.95

    The term judicial opinion can be a misnomer as rarely are judges? true feelings on legal issues and the work they do made available to the public. Judges are constrained when writing decisions to follow the law and leave personal commentary aside. Through a series of revealing interviews, this book gathers empirical data from judges and justices... more...

  • Trends in the Judiciaryby Dilip K. Das; Cliff Roberson

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 129.95

    U.S. Supreme Court justices are studied publicly, but scant attention is generally paid to the judges who function daily in other courts of the world. Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe assembles a collection of interviews conducted by international scholars and researchers. It provides an insider?s perspective of how... more...

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