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  • Legal Lexicographyby Máirtín Mac Aodha

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 134.95

    Legal lexicography or jurilexicography is the most neglected aspect of the discipline of jurilinguistics, despite its great relevance for translators, academics and comparative lawyers. This volume bridges this gap by bringing together contributions from ten jurisdictions from leading experts in the field. The work addresses aspects of legal lexicography,... more...

  • The Ashgate Handbook of Legal Translationby Le Cheng; King Kui Sin; Anne Wagner

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 149.95

    This collection investigates the latest advances in the field of legal translation and provides an invaluable reference volume for all academics and practitioners in the field. The authors offer philosophical, rhetorical, terminological and lexicographical perspectives and explore a range of topics from both theoretical and practical positions. Multiple... more...

  • Legal Educationby Caroline Strevens; Richard Grimes; Edward Phillips

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95

    Demonstrating how simulation can be constructed and developed for learning, teaching and assessment, the text argues that simulation is a pedagogically valuable and practical tool in teaching the modern law curriculum, and discusses the claim that this form of experiential and problem-based learning enables students to integrate the ‘classroom’... more...

  • Towards Recognition of Minority Groupsby Marek Zirk-Sadowski; Bartosz Wojciechowski; Karolina M. Cern

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95

    This book analyses debates concerning the nature, justification and legal protection of human rights with reference to the issues surrounding social milieu as a source of any legitimized law. With contributions from a global network of scientists across several continents, the work examines the understanding of the normative framework, expressed in... more...

  • Trends in the Judiciaryby David Lowe; Dilip K. Das

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95

    The term judicial opinion can be a misnomer as rarely are judges? true feelings on legal issues and the work they do made available to the public. Judges are constrained when writing decisions to follow the law and leave personal commentary aside. Through a series of revealing interviews, this book gathers empirical data from judges and justices... more...

  • Time Charters, 7th Editionby Terence Coghlin; Terrence Coghlin; Andrew Baker; Julian Kenny; John Kimball; Tom Belknap

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 790.00

    An erratum to this title has been published. Please see: http://files.routledgeweb.com/docs/ERRATA_9780415833660.pdf for details. Acclaimed as the standard reference work on the law relating to time charters, this new edition provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject, accessible and useful both to shipping lawyers and to shipowners, charterers,... more...

  • Harmonising Copyright Law and Dealing with Dissonanceby S. W. Halpern; P. Johnson

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    The highly-regarded authors of this important work explore the constitutional, institutional, and cultural barriers to harmonisation of the copyright laws of the United States and the European Union. They consider these matters in the real world transnational environment in which copyright law operates and suggest that the reality transcends the differences,... more...

  • Administrative Litigation Systems in Greater China and Europeby Yuwen Li

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95

    This book provides a comparative study of the administrative litigation systems in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao, as well as in a number of selected European countries including both states with an advanced rule of law and new democracies. The collective work illustrates the common characteristics of the rapid development of administrative litigation... more...

  • Genetic Discriminationby Gerard Quinn; Aisling de Paor; Peter Blanck

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this technology becomes more prevalent, there is a danger... more...

  • The Role of Law and Regulation in Sustaining Financial Marketsby Niels Philipsen; Guangdong Xu

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book explores the role of law and regulation in sustaining financial markets in both developed and developing countries, particularly the European Union, United States and China. The central argument of this book is that law matters for the operation of financial markets, which, in turn, significantly influences the performance of firms, industries,... more...