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  • Language and the Lawby John Gibbons

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 75.95

    Explains and describes the ways that language use in the legal system can create inequality and disadvantage. It examines the three main areas where the two intersect: the central issue of the language of the law; the disadvantage which language can impose before the law, and forensic linguistics - the use of linguistic evidence in legal processes.... more...

  • Comparative Law, Engaging Translationby Simone Glanert

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    In an era marked by processes of economic, political and legal integration that are arguably unprecedented in their range and impact, the translation of law has assumed a significance which it would be hard to overstate. The following situations are typical. A French law school is teaching French law in the English language to foreign exchange students.... more...

  • The Legal Doctrines of the Rule of Law and the Legal State (Rechtsstaat)by James R. Silkenat; James E. Hickey Jr.; Peter D. Barenboim

    Springer 2014; US$ 179.00

    This book explores the development of both the civil law conception of the Legal State and the common law conception of the Rule of Law. It examines the philosophical and historical background of both concepts, as well as the problem of the interrelation between the two doctrines. The book brings together twenty-five leading scholars from around the... more...

  • Legal Translation Explainedby Enrique Alcaraz; Brian Hughes; Anthony Pym

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95

    Focusing on the problems of translating English legal language, Alcaraz and Hughes offer a wide-ranging view of one of the most demanding and vital areas of contemporary translation practice. Individual chapters deal with legal English as a linguistic system, special concepts in the translation of legal English, the genres of legal translation, and... more...

  • Language in the Negotiation of Justiceby Christopher Williams; Girolamo Tessuto

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 134.95

    This book explores the ways language is used by the professional legal community for the communication of its main business - the negotiation of justice - in today’s globalized world. The volume addresses three main aspects of language use in the negotiation of justice. Beginning with the legal contexts of litigation, arbitration and mediation,... more...

  • Legal Knowledge and Information Systemsby K.D. Ashley

    IOS Press 2013; US$ 160.00

    In the same way that it has become part of all our lives, computer technology is now integral to the work of the legal profession. The JURIX Foundation has been organizing annual international conferences in the area of computer science and law since 1988, and continues to support cutting-edge research and applications at the interface between law... more...

  • Von der Spezifikation zum Schlussby Lothar Philipps; Rainhard Z. Bengez

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2013; US$ 53.76

    Regeln sind ein integraler Bestandteil der sozialen und technischen Lebenswelt des Menschen. Durch sie wird der Umfang der Komplexität der Interaktion auf ein erträgliches ökonomisches Maß reduziert. Regeln sind zeitgebunden und zeitlos; fair und gerecht für alle können sie aber nie sein. Der Sammelband erörtert die Frage: Was ist die Natur der Regeln? more...

  • Gleichheit und Universalitätby Stephan Ast; Julia Hänni; Klaus Mathis; Benno Zabel

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 53.69

    <P>Das E-Book vereint die Beiträge zu den beiden Treffen des Jungen Forums Rechtsphilosophie in Halle (Saale) und Luzern. Die Hallenser Tagung befasste sich vor allem mit unterschiedlichen Sichtweisen auf das (rechtliche) Problem der Gleichheit mit der Präsumtion der Gleichheit, der Gleichheit der Rechtsanwendung als methodischem Problem, der... more...

  • Juristische Methodenlehreby Mike Wienbracke LL.M.

    Verlagsgruppe Hüthig Jehle Rehm 2013; US$ 17.73

    Der Inhalt: Juristische Grundbegriffe wie ?Tatbestand?, ?Subsumtion?, ?Rechtsfolge? und Grundlagen zur Gesetzesauslegung werden rechtsgebietsübergreifend und anschaulich dargestellt. Die Konzeption: Die Skripten ?JURIQ-Erfolgstraining? sind speziell auf die Bedürfnisse der Studierenden zugeschnitten und bieten ein umfassendes ?Trainingspaket? zur... more...

  • Authoritiesby Nicole Roughan

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 109.99

    The interaction between state, transnational and international law is overlapping and often conflicting. Yet despite this messiness and multiplicity, law still creates obligations for its subjects. Despite its plurality, law still claims some kind of authority. The implications of this plurality of law can be troubling. It generates uncertainty for... more...