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  • Social Systems Theory and Judicial Reviewby Dr Katayoun Baghai; Professor Ralf Rogowski

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95

    This book demonstrates the empirical gains and integrative potentials of social systems theory for the sociology of law. Against a backdrop of classical and contemporary sociological debates about law and society, it observes judicial review as an instrument for the self-steering of a functionally differentiated legal system. This allows close investigation... more...

  • A Practical Guide to the Mental Capacity Act 2005by Matthew Graham; Jakki Cowley; Alex Ruck Keene

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 45.00

    A practical guide for health and social care professionals on the Mental Capacity Act 2005, enabling more informed and effective practice. more...

  • Secrecy, Law and Societyby Greg Martin; Rebecca Scott Bray; Miiko Kumar

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 125.00

    Commentators have shown how a ?culture of security? ushered in after the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 has involved exceptional legal measures and increased recourse to secrecy on the basis of protecting public safety and safeguarding national security. In this context, scholars have largely been preoccupied with the ways that increased security... more...

  • Norms, Interests, and Valuesby Henning Glaser

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 102.56

    Alle Verfassungsordnungen beruhen notwendigerweise auf einem gewissen Konsens, schließen immer aber auch Konflikte und den produktiven Umgang mit ihnen mit ein. Das gilt auch und gerade für das normative Fundament der politischen Ordnung, die verfassungsmäßige Grundordnung. Gerät die Ausbalancierung von Konflikt und Konsens und ihre Reproduktion durch... more...

  • Die EEG-Reform - Bilanz, Konzeptionen, Perspektivenby Sebastian Graf von Kielmansegg

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 35.17

    Die EEG-Novelle 2014 stellt die Förderung erneuerbarer Energien auf eine neue Grundlage. Das wirft zahlreiche konzeptionelle und rechtliche Fragen auf. Dieser Tagungsband zum 3. HEUSSEN-Energierechtsgespräch an der EBS Law School Wiesbaden präsentiert in insgesamt sechs Beiträgen von Vertretern aus Wissenschaft und Praxis eine Analyse der wichtigsten... more...

  • Dying with Dignityby Giza Lopes

    ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 48.00

    Should terminally ill adults be allowed to kill themselves with their physician's assistance? While a few American states?as well as Holland, Switzerland, Belgium, and Luxembourg?have answered "yes," in the vast majority of the United States, assisted death remains illegal. This book provides a historical and comparative perspective that not only... more...

  • Inclusion and Exclusion in Competitive Sportby Seema Patel

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    Society is obsessed with categorising and treating individuals and groups according to their physical and non-physical differences, such as sex, gender, disability and race. This treatment can lead to the inclusion or exclusion of an individual from the tangible and intangible benefits of society. Where this practice becomes discriminatory, legal... more...

  • The Handbook of Law and Societyby Austin Sarat; Patricia Ewick

    Wiley 2015; US$ 49.95

    Bringing a timely synthesis to the field, The Handbook of Law and Society presents a comprehensive overview of key research findings, theoretical developments, and methodological controversies in the field of law and society. Provides illuminating insights into societal issues that pose ongoing real-world legal problems Offers accessible,... more...

  • Polizei- und Sicherheitsrecht Bayernby Tobias Weber; Valentin Köppert

    Verlagsgruppe Hüthig Jehle Rehm 2015; US$ 16.65

    Der Inhalt: Das Polizei- und Sicherheitsrecht in Bayern wird übersichtlich und klausurorientiert dargestellt. Die notwendigen Bezüge zu den Grundrechten nach dem Grundgesetz und der bayerischen Verfassung werden ebenso mitbehandelt wie die speziellen bayerischen Rechtsbehelfe gegen Verordnungen als Rechtsvorschriften des bayerischen Landesrechts. Ein... more...

  • Terrorismusstrafrecht in Russlandby Annette Parys

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 92.19