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Jurisprudence

  • Essays on the Doctrinal Study of Lawby Aulis Aarnio

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 159.00

    Written from 40 years of research in civil law and the philosophy of law, this volume focuses on the interpretation and systematisation of legal norms. The text also includes an updated discussion on the writings of Robert Alexy, Jûrgen Habermas, Ronald Dworkin, and Alf Ross. more...

  • Climate Change and Indigenous Peoplesby Randall Abate; Elizabeth Ann Kronk

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    This timely volume explores the ways in which indigenous peoples across the world are challenged by climate change impacts, and discusses the legal resources available to confront those challenges. Indigenous peoples occupy a unique niche within the climate justice movement, as many indigenous communities live subsistence lifestyles that are severely... more...

  • Justice and Public Administrationby Charles F. Abel; Arthur J. Sementelli

    University of Alabama Press 2007; US$ 34.95

    Justice and Administration is an ambitious effort to grapple with justice as a theoretical component of the practice of public administration, yet with sufficient theoretical power to be meaningful in philosophy, political studies, and sociology.   The time is ripe for such an effort, as the questions that gather under the labels of modernity,... more...

  • Je suis harcelé(e) au travail 25 questions-réponses pour agirby Carole About

    Primento Digital Publishing 2014; US$ 5.99

    Je suis harcelé(e) au travail (25 questions-réponses pour agir) donne les clés aux salariés victimes d'actes de harcèlement pour sortir de l?impasse dans laquelle ils se trouvent. En France, près d?un salarié sur trois estime avoir fait l?objet de harcèlement sur son lieu de travail. Je suis harcelé(e) au travail (25 questions-réponses pour agir)... more...

  • Elephant Treatiesby Rachelle Adam

    University Press of New England 2014; US$ 79.99

    Shows how the colonial origins of biodiversity conventions and conservation organizations impact their efficacy in modern times more...

  • Linguistic Diversity and European Democracyby Asst Prof Silvia Adamo; Ms Anne Lise Kjær

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    What role does linguistic diversity play in European democratic and legal processes? Is it an obstacle to deliberative democracy and a hindrance to legal certainty, or a cultural and economic asset and a prerequisite for the free movement of citizens? This book examines the tensions and contradictions of European language laws and policy from a multi-disciplinary... more...

  • The Rule of Recognition and the U.S. Constitutionby Matthew Adler; Kenneth Einar Himma

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 114.99

    The Rule of Recognition and the U.S. Constitution is a volume of original essays that discuss the applicability of Hart's rule of recognition model of a legal system to U.S. constitutional law. The contributors are leading scholars in analytical jurisprudence and constitutional theory, including Matthew Adler, Larry Alexander, Mitchell Berman, Michael... more...

  • A History of Western Public Lawby Bruno Aguilera Barchet

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00

    The book outlines the historical development of Public Law and the state from ancient times to the modern day, offering an account of relevant events in parallel with a general historical background, establishing and explaining the relationships between political, religious, and economic events. more...

  • Narratives of Islamic Legal Theoryby Rumee Ahmed

    OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 99.99

    In this book Rumee Ahmed shatters the prevailing misconceptions of the purpose and form of the Islamic legal treatise. Through a subtle interpretation of the work of major Islamic jurists, he reveals how the moral teachings of Islam were translated into a legal context in the critical, formative period of Islamic law. more...

  • Psychology and Policingby Peter Ainsworth

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 45.95

    Applied psychology has become increasingly important in the work of policing, police training and the academic study of policing. This book provides a highly accessible account of the way in which psychological principles and practices are applied to policing, reflecting the increasing attention being given to this area in the light of recent concerns... more...