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Sociology of law. Sociological jurisprudence

  • Lex Sportiva: What is Sports Law?by

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2012; US$ 189.00

    The important theme ?What is Sports Law?? was the topic of the international Conference on ?The Concept of Lex Sportiva Revisited?, which took place in Jakarta in late 2010. Academics and practitioners are still in debate to agree on this concept as is evident in this book. This book not only contains the worked out contributions of this Conference,... more...

  • Gründungsszenen soziologischer Theorieby

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 39.99

    Gründungsszenen sind Ankerpunkte soziologischen Theoretisierens: Als konkrete Bezugsprobleme stiften sie im weitesten Sinne des Wortes einen Realitätsbezug, der sich nicht in die Kategorien der methodisch kontrollierten Erhebung empirischer Tatbestände übersetzen lässt. Sie können literarischen, biographischen oder anekdotischen Ursprungs sein und... more...

  • CAS and Football: Landmark Casesby

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2011; US$ 139.00

    FIFA has accepted the jurisdiction of the CAS as from 11 November 2002. This date does not mark the beginning of the arbitration of the CAS in football matters, however it has to be stated, that from this date on football disputes in front of the CAS increased enormously. This book is dedicated to the most important decisions of the CAS in football... more...

  • Leading Cases in Sports Lawby

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2013; US$ 179.00

    This book accounts for over 25 of the most influential cases in international sports law, as written by some of the leading authorities in the area. Authors from Europe, the United States, Australia, South Africa, Canada and New Zealand trace the evolution of this emerging discipline of law through an analysis of individual cases, as discussed under... more...

  • 40 Jahre Welterbekonventionby Marie-Theres Albert; Birgitta Ringbeck

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 56.00

    Since the signing of the World Heritage Convention in 1972, the idea of protecting and making use of the world's cultural and natural heritage has gained in popularity. Over time, however, a number of models for utilization have been developed that are no longer based solely on ideas of sustainability. Instead, they are shaped to a growing... more...

  • 40 Years World Heritage Conventionby Marie-Theres Albert; Birgitta Ringbeck

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 56.00

    Since the adoption of the World Heritage Convention in 1972, the notion that cultural and natural heritage need to be protected and properly utilized has gained popularity. Over time, however, such utilization concepts were less focused on ideas of sustainability and became increasingly influenced by commercial interests. This publication... more...

  • The Health of Nationsby Philip Allott

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 48.00

    Exploring the social and legal implications of globalisation in terms of the general theory of society and law. more...

  • Law and Social Changeby Sharyn L Roach Anleu

    SAGE Publications 2000; US$ 58.95

    This major new textbook provides a clear and comprehensive guide to the sociology of law, surveying current theoretical debates and examining socio-legal research. Exploring the relationship between the law and other aspects of social life, it goes beyond a discussion of contemporary institutions, focusing on broad and general patterns grounded... more...

  • Social Systems Theory and Judicial Reviewby Dr Katayoun Baghai; Professor Ralf Rogowski

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95

    This book demonstrates the empirical gains and integrative potentials of social systems theory for the sociology of law. Against a backdrop of classical and contemporary sociological debates about law and society, it observes judicial review as an instrument for the self-steering of a functionally differentiated legal system. This allows close investigation... more...

  • Social and Legal Normsby Dr Matthias Baier

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    In an era where new areas of life and new problems call for normative solutions while the plurality of values in society challenge the very basis for normative solutions, this book looks at a growing field of research on the relations between social and legal norms. New technologies and social media offer new ways to communicate about normative issues... more...