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Sociology of law. Sociological jurisprudence

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  • Law and the Social Sciencesby Julius Stone

    University of Minnesota Press 1966; US$ 60.00

    The author, a distinguished authority on law, provides an illuminating and challenging discussion of the social aspects of law and legal problems. As a background to some penetrating observations, he takes stock of the contributions and interrelations of more...

  • Routledge Handbook of Sports Sponsorshipby Alain Ferrand; Luiggino Torrigiani; Andreu Camps i Povill

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 83.95

    The Routledge Handbook of Sports Sponsorship provides a comprehensive guide to the successful management of sport sponsorship. From the development of an appropriate strategy to the implementation of the sponsorship operation through to post-event analysis, this book offers an authoritative reference for large and small events. The text also provides... more...

  • The Blackwell Companion to Law and Societyby Austin Sarat

    Wiley 2008; US$ 243.95

    "This collection of law and society scholarship fills a gap that many of us in the field have lamented for years. Encyclopedic in scope, it manages to represent the rich diversity of the field while still making a strong case for a law and society "canon". It is bound to become a classic." Kitty Calavita, University of California, Irvine "Austin... more...

  • Law in Perspectiveby Michael Head; Scott Mann

    University of NSW Press 2008; US$ 52.00

    Law in Perspective is intended to encourage critical, responsible and creative thinking about law as a system of ideas and a social institution. This second edition has been revised to include new chapters on human rights, liberal democracy, economic efficiency, problems of the market, and distributive justice. As well, the information provided on... more...

  • Law, Culture and Societyby Professor Roger Cotterrell; Professor Austin D Sarat

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 49.95

    This book presents a distinctive approach to the study of law in society, focusing on the sociological interpretation of legal ideas. It surveys the development of connections between legal studies and social theory and locates its approach in relation to sociolegal studies on the one hand and legal philosophy on the other. It is suggested that the... more...

  • Liquid Society and Its Lawby Professor Jirí Pribán; Professor Tom D Campbell

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    This collection of essays brings together Zygmunt Bauman and a number of internationally distinguished legal scholars who examine the influence of Bauman's recent works on social theory of law and socio-legal studies. Contributors focus on the concept of 'liquid society' and its adoption by legal scholars. The volume opens with Bauman's analysis of... more...

  • Nanotechnologieby Arno Scherzberg; Joachim Wendorff

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 168.00

    In this work, the basic principles of nanotechnology and its most important fields of application are presented and the current state of knowledge and the discussion surrounding the evaluation of the potential dangers associated with nanotechnology are explained. Finally, a legal evaluation of the regulatory needs and the development of benchmarks... more...

  • Law's Dream of a Common Knowledgeby Mariana Valverde

    Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 75.00

    If knowledge is power, then the power of law can be studied through the lens of knowledge. This book opens up a substantive new area of legal research--knowledge production--and presents a series of case studies showing that the hybridity and eclecticism of legal knowledge processes make it unfruitful to ask questions such as, "Is law becoming more... more...

  • Understanding Law and Societyby Max Travers

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 65.95

    This textbook on the sociology of law is organised according to the theoretical traditions of sociology, and oriented towards providing an accessible, but sophisticated, introduction to, and overview of, the central themes, problems and debates in this field. The book employs an international range of examples - including the state, minority rights,... more...

  • Niklas Luhmann: Law, Justice, Societyby Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    Niklas Luhmann: Law, Justice, Society presents the work of sociologist Niklas Luhmann in a radical new light. Luhmann?s theory is here introduced both in terms of society at large and the legal system specifically, and for the first time, Luhmann?s texts are systematically read together with theoretical insights from post-structuralism, deconstruction,... more...