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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95
In the field of law enforcement in the United States, it is essential to know the contemporary problems being faced and combine that knowledge with empirical research and theoretical reasoning to arrive at best practices and an understanding of policing. Policing in America, Eighth Edition, provides a thorough analysis of the key issues in policing... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 16.95
Introducing the fundamentals of ethical theory, this text exposes the reader to the ways and means of making moral judgments by covering the teachings of the great philosophers, sources of criminal justice ethics, and unethical patterns in the criminal justice system. It is presented from two perspectives: a thematic perspective that addresses ethical... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00
Enhancing private litigation as a means of boosting the detection of anti-competitive behaviour and of remedying the harmful consequences of these practices on consumers has been at the forefront of the EU Commission agenda for a long time. Starting from an examination of theories of collective action as a means of mobilising large groups of individuals,... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2014; US$ 117.73
Der Gesetzgeber hat in zahlreichen Branchen eine Wende zum Privatrecht vollzogen: Materien wie die Energiepreiskontrolle sind vom öffentlichen Recht in das Privatrecht gewandert. Damit kommt den Zivilgerichten in der Wirtschaft als einer der letzten hoheitlichen Instanzen eine Schlüsselposition zu - Wirtschaftsordnung durch Zivilgerichte. Wie gehen... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 46.50
Using an innovative blending of ideological, implementation, and comparative institutional analysis, this book takes the New York City case as a springboard for assessing the role of an executive agency in making and implementing egalitarian policies. Originally published in 1985. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95
Graham Walker boldly recasts the debate over issues like constitutional interpretation and judicial review, and challenges contemporary thinking not only about specifically constitutional questions but also about liberalism, law, justice, and rights. Walker targets the "skeptical" moral nihilism of leading American judges and writers, on both the... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 41.95
"Pure food" became the rallying cry among a divergent group of campaigners who lobbied Congress for a law regulating foods and drugs. James Harvey Young reveals the complex and pluralistic nature not only of that crusade but also of the broader Progressive movement of which it was a significant strand. In the vivid style familiar to readers of his... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 31.00
In 1773 John Adams observed that one source of tension in the debate between England and the colonies could be traced to the different conceptions each side had of the terms "legally" and "constitutionally"--different conceptions that were, as Shannon Stimson here demonstrates, symptomatic of deeper jurisprudential, political, and even epistemological... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95
This in-depth study of civil trial courts in any American city during the nineteenth century. Examining cases brought before the Boston civil courts between 1880 and 1900, Robert Silverman shows how the business of these tribunals mirrors social and economic changes within the urban community and how these changes made the 1890s a turning point in... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95
This book contributes to, and refocuses, public debates about the incorporation of plural approaches into the English legal system by examining a secular method of dispute resolution practised by the Kurdish Peace Committee in London. The pluralistic approach is seen by Kurdish communities in the UK as widely applicable elsewhere, and in a possible... more...