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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 170.00
Taking the form of two companion volumes, Police Courts in Nineteenth-Century Scotland represents the first major investigation into summary justice in Scottish towns, c.1800 to 1892. Volume 1, with the subtitle Magistrates, Media and the Masses, provides an institutional, social and cultural history of the establishment, development and practice of... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 124.95
Taking the form of two companion volumes, Police Courts in Nineteenth-Century Scotland represents the first major investigation into summary justice in Scottish towns, c.1800 to 1892. Whereas Volume 1, subtitled Magistrates, Media and the Masses, analysed the establishment, development and practice of police courts, Volume 2 explores, through themed... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 165.00
This book presents a detailed and critical analysis of the case law of the International Court of Justice through the prism of a functional analysis between negotiations and the judicial settlement of disputes. The focus is thus not on the merits of each individual case, but on its contribution to and clarification of this functional interplay. The... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95
This study examines the principles and practices of the Afikpo (Eugbo) Nigeria indigenous justice system in contemporary times. Like most African societies, the Afikpo indigenous justice system employs restorative, transformative and communitarian principles in conflict resolution. This book describes the processes of community empowerment, participatory... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 129.95
This comprehensive study examines the development and changing characteristics of the judicial system and reform process over the past three decades in China. Using a combination of traditional modes of legal analysis, case studies, and empirical research, the study reflects upon the complex progress that China has made, and continues to make, towards... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 349.99
This book offers a restatement of European and English Private International Law as it applies in the English courts. The author has set out to create a contemporary approach to private international law which is distinguished from the traditional approach of describing private international law through its common law foundations. The author places... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 97.99
Covering all the key aspects of Employment Tribunal practice, this book focuses on the procedure from the point when the claim is presented, through the initial procedural steps up to and including the hearing and the consideration of reviews and appeals. It deals concisely and authoritatively with the substantive law relating to unfair dismissal,... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00
The Statute of the Permanent Court of International Justice by the provisions of the optional clause has introduced a system of partial obligatory international adjudication based on the full observance of the voluntary acceptance of the courts jurisdiction. This timely book offers a wide-ranging survey of the development of the optional clause... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 64.99
This third edition of Human Rights: Between Idealism and Realism presents human rights in action, focusing on their effectiveness as legal tools designed to benefit human beings. By combining conceptual analysis with an emphasis on procedures and mechanisms of implementation, this volume provides a multidimensional overview of human rights. After examining... more...
- Random House Australia 2014; US$ 24.93
How Simon Gittany murdered Lisa Harnum. A terrified woman runs for the door, her final effort to escape a cruel and controlling fiancÚ. She is too late. A secret camera captures him covering her mouth to suppress her screams as he drags her back inside.69 seconds later Lisa Harnum is dead. But Simon Gittany insists he has done nothing wrong- he claims... more...