The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Asia and Eurasia, Africa, Pacific Area, and Antarctica

Most popular at the top

  • Asian Discourses of Rule of Lawby Randall Peerenboom

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 83.95

    Rule of law is one of the pillars of the modern world, and widely considered necessary for sustained economic development, the implementation of democracy and the protection of human rights. It has however emerged in Western liberal democracies, and some people question how far it is likely to take root fully in the different cultural, economic and... more...

  • Authority without Powerby John Owen Haley

    Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 45.00

    This title argues that the weakness of legal controls throughout Japanese history has assured the development and strength of informal community controls based on custom and consensus to maintain order - an order characterized by remarkable stability with an equally significant degree of autonomy for individuals, communities, and businesses. more...

  • Blood, Land, and Sexby Lyda Favali; Roy Pateman

    Indiana University Press 2003; US$ 19.95

    In Eritrea, state, traditional, and religious laws equally prevail, but any of these legal systems may be put into play depending upon the individual or individuals involved in a legal dispute. Because of conflicting laws, it has been difficult for Eritreans to come to a consensus on what constitutes... more...

  • Challenging the Rule(s) of Lawby Kalpana Kannabiran; Ranbir Singh

    SAGE India 2008; US$ 49.95

    This rare comprehensive critique of criminology in India brings together widely. respected activists, advocates, bureaucrats, scholars and practitioners who share. their concerns about the Indian criminal justice system through an interdisciplinary. lens and discuss the need to entrench human rights in Indian polity. It is a significant. step towards... more...

  • The Changing Chinese Legal System, 1978 ? Presentby Bin Liang

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 48.95

    This groundbreaking book examines the changing Chinese legal system since 1978. In addition to historical analyses of changes at the economic, political-legal, and social levels, Liang gives special attention to crime and punishment functions of the legal system, and the current judicial system based on field research, i.e., court observations in both... more...

  • Child Abuse and Family Lawby Thea Brown; Renata Alexander

    Allen & Unwin 2007; US$ 36.31

    A comprehensive guide to working with cases of child abuse and domestic violence for legal practitioners, social workers, court staff, counsellors and other professionals. more...

  • Children's Rights in Africaby Professor Julia Sloth-Nielsen

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    This collection is anchored in an African conception of children's rights and the law, and reflects contemporary discourses taking place in the region of the children's rights sphere. The majority of contributors are African and adopt an individual approach to their topic which reflects their first-hand experience. The book focuses on child rights... more...

  • China and the World Trading Systemby Deborah Z. Cass; Brett G. Williams; George Barker

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 112.00

    Leading scholars consider the key issues relating to China's recent WTO accession. more...

  • The Chinese Legal Systemby Pitman B. Potter

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95

    The legal system of the People's Republic of China has seen significant changes since legal reforms began in 1978. At the end of the second decade of legal reform, law-making and institution-building have reached impressive levels. Understanding the operation and possible futures of law in the People's Republic of China requires an appreciation of... more...

  • Civil Procedure and Courts in the South Pacificby Jennifer Corrin-Care

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 93.95

    The book compares the main rules of procedure that govern the conduct of civil cases in countries of the South Pacific region and explains their practical application in the context of the courts in which they operate. The text focuses on the rules that apply  and on the High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules of 1964, which apply in the superior courts... more...