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- Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 151.00
This book provides a detailed discussion of the Hague Convention's provisions with a focus on the text as viewed against its diplomatic background. more...
About Guilt and Innocence: The Origins, Development, and Future of Constitutional Criminal ProcedureABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 84.00
This remarkably original and vital work argues that the problems are rooted in a disjunction between prevailing values and the prevailing doctrinal regime in constitutional law. Dripps asserts that the Fourteenth Amendment's more general standards of due process and equal protection encompass the values that ought to govern the criminal process. ... more...
- Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 8.99
From Louis Brandeis to Robert Bork to Clarence Thomas, the nomination of federal judges has generated intense political conflict. In Advice and Consent , two leading legal scholars offer a brief, illuminating Baedeker to this highly important procedure, discussing everything from constitutional background, to crucial differences in the nomination... more...
- Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 22.99
In this revised third edition of a classic in American jurisprudence, G. Edward White updates his series of portraits of the most famous appellate judges in American history from John Marshall to Oliver W. Holmes to Warren E. Burger, with a new chapter on the Rehnquist Court. White traces the development of the American judicial tradition through biographical... more...
- Oxford University Press 1991; US$ 79.99
This comprehensive picture of the contemporary American legal profession traces its development over the last hundred years. Abel examines a variety of topics including the nature and effect of entry barriers, the rise and fall of restrictive practices, efforts to create demand for lawyers' services, self-regulation, the income and status of lawyers,... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 88.00
Applying strategic approaches to both interest groups as amici curiae and state supreme court justices, Comparato investigates the influence of judicial retention methods and the ballot initiative on their behaivor. The results demonstrate that they behave strategically, attempting to achieve their goals within the confines of the institutional... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 71.95
Although asylum has generated unparalleled levels of public and political concern over the past decade, there has been astonishingly little field research on the topic. This is a study of the legal process of claiming asylum from an anthropological perspective, focusing on the role of expert evidence from 'country experts' such as anthropologists.... more...
- OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 329.99
A collection of the most timeless articles on business dispute resolution from the eminent scholar and renowned arbitrator, William W. (Rusty) Park, this new edition adds significant material to the existing collection, which has been fully updated and revised. more...
- Vij Books India Private Limited 2014; US$ 30.00
Armed conflict and military activities have serious adverse impacts on the environment. Modern weaponry, troop movements, landmines, hazardous military waste, and the destruction of forests for military use are a few sources of harm to the environment both during armed conflict and peacetime military activities. Ecological assaults in combat areas... more...