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  • Electronic Technology and Civil Procedureby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 179.00

    The most comprehensive treatment of an increasingly urgent topic, this book explores issues relating to electronic justice from around the world and includes the key reports from the 2010 International Association of Procedural Law Conference in Pecs, Hungary. more...

  • Optional Lawby Ian Ayres

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 62.00

    Spurred by the advances in option theory that have been remaking financial and economic scholarship over the past thirty years, a revolution is taking shape in the way legal scholars conceptualize property and the way it is protected by the law. Ian Ayres's Optional Law explores how option theory is overthrowing many accepted wisdoms and producing... more...

  • The Elgar Companion to Law and Economicsby J.G. Backhaus

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2005; US$ 60.00

    This thoroughly updated and revised edition of a popular and authoritative reference work introduces the reader to the major concepts and leading contributors in the field of law and economics. The Companion features accessible, informative and provocative entries on all the significant issues, and breaks new ground by bringing together widely dispersed... more...

  • The Structure of Libertyby Randy E. Barnett

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 28.99

    In this book, legal scholar Randy Barnett elaborates and defends the fundamental premise of the Declaration of Independence: that all persons have a natural right to pursue happiness so long as they respect the equal rights of others, and that governments are only justly established to secure these rights.Drawing upon insights from philosophy, economics,... more...

  • Law and Artby Oren Ben-Dor

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    In?engaging with the full range of 'the arts', contributors to this volume?consider the relationship between law, justice, the ethical and the aesthetic. Art continually informs the ethics of a legal theory concerned to address how theoretical abstractions and concrete oppressions overlook singularity and spontaneity. Indeed, the exercise of the legal... more...

  • Revolten und politische Verbrechen zwischen dem 12. und 19. Jahrhundert. Revolts and Political Crime from the 12th to the 19th Centuryby Angela de Benedictis; Karl Härter; Tina Hannappel; Thomas Walter

    Vittorio Klostermann 2013; US$ 168.45

    Der Band präsentiert 16 Beiträge, die vormoderne bäuerliche, städtische und adlige Revolten mit der Thematik des politischen Verbrechens verbinden und aus der Perspektive der rechtlichen Reaktionen und juristisch-politischen Diskurse beleuchten. Politik-, rechts-, kriminalitäts- und mediengeschichtliche Ansätze kombinierend, untersuchen Historiker... more...

  • The Challenges of Justice in Diverse Societiesby Dr Meena K Bhamra; Dr Prakash Shah

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    In the urgency to respond to the challenges posed by diversity in contemporary societies, the discussion of normative foundations is often overlooked. This book takes that important first step, and offers new ways of thinking about diversity. Its contribution to an ongoing dialogue in this field lies in the construction of a normative framework which... more...

  • Das Bescheidungsurteil als Ergebnis einer Christian Bickenbach

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 53.44

    Hauptbeschreibung Das Bescheidungsurteil ist in einer Zeit, in der die tatsächlichen und rechtlichen Voraussetzungen von Ansprüchen der Bürger gegen den Staat zunehmend schwieriger zu ermitteln und zu bewerten sind, eine in der gerichtlichen Praxis immer wichtigere Urteilsform, deren Grundlagen, Voraussetzungen und Wirkungen bis heute nicht ausreichend... more...

  • Literary Criticisms of Lawby Guyora Binder; Robert Weisberg

    Princeton University Press 2000; US$ 72.00

    In this book, the first to offer a comprehensive examination of the emerging study of law as literature, Guyora Binder and Robert Weisberg show that law is not only a scheme of social order, but also a process of creating meaning, and a crucial dimension of modern culture. They present lawyers as literary innovators, who creatively interpret legal... more...

  • BilderRechtby Volker Boehme-Neßler

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 79.99

    Wir leben im Zeitalter der Bilder. Bilder sind in der modernen Welt allgegenwärtig. Dazu muss man nicht fernsehen, Zeitung lesen oder im Internet surfen. Kaum ein Bereich der Gesellschaft kommt ohne Visualisierungen und visuelle Kommuni- tionen aus. Das Bild ist dabei, die Schrift als kulturelles Leitmedium abzulösen. Welche Auswirkungen hat das? Die... more...