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Sociology of law. Sociological jurisprudence

  • Inclusion and Exclusion in Competitive Sportby Seema Patel

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    Society is obsessed with categorising and treating individuals and groups according to their physical and non-physical differences, such as sex, gender, disability and race. This treatment can lead to the inclusion or exclusion of an individual from the tangible and intangible benefits of society. Where this practice becomes discriminatory, legal... more...

  • The Handbook of Law and Societyby Austin Sarat; Patricia Ewick

    Wiley 2015; US$ 49.95

    Fifty years have passed since the establishment of this multi-disciplinary and rapidly expanding field and since that time, the field has grown to encompass an array of disciplines, methods, perspectives and purposes. Bringing a timely synthesis to the field, The Handbook of Law and Society presents a comprehensive overview of key research findings,... more...

  • Batik in Bethlehem, Hikaye in Hannoverby Sophie Lenski

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 35.76

    Zwischen einzelstaatlichen Bemühungen, das "nationale Kulturgut" zu schützen, und der Idee eines gemeinsamen Kulturerbes der Welt besteht ein schwer aufzulösendes Spannungsverhältnis. 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 degree by... more...

  • Culture and International Economic Lawby Valentina Vadi; Bruno de Witte

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 135.00

    Globalization and international economic governance offer unprecedented opportunities for cultural exchange. Foreign direct investments can promote cultural diversity and provide the funds needed to locate, recover and preserve cultural heritage. Nonetheless, globalization and international economic governance can also jeopardize cultural diversity... more...

  • EU Sports Law and Breakaway Leagues in Footballby Katarina Pijetlovic

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2015; US$ 179.00

    Katarina Pijetlovic is the first author to address the issue of breakaway leagues in football and their treatment under EU law. In this book she guides the reader through EU sports law, the specificities of the sporting industry and the problems and power struggles in European football governance in the context of the breakaway threats by elite clubs.... more...

  • Chronotopes of Lawby Mariana Valverde

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 48.95

    This book develops a new framework for analyzing the spatio-temporal workings of law and other forms of governance. Chronotopes of Law argues that studies of law and governance can be reinvigorated by drawing on a bundle of quite heterogenous analytical tools that do not have a single provenance or a single political or normative aim but that... more...

  • Private Sportordnung und EU-Kartellrechtby Vito Esposito

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 128.56

    Der professionelle Sportbetrieb hat sich zu einem bedeutsamen Wirtschaftszweig entwickelt. Zunehmend wird daher die Frage aufgeworfen, ob die historisch gewachsenen Gegebenheiten einer privaten Sportordnung ? noch ? mit dem EU-Kartellrecht vereinbar sind. Eine hervorgehobene Rolle spielt hier die Auseinandersetzung mit der Wechselbeziehung zwischen... more...

  • Gründungsszenen soziologischer Theorieby Sina Farzin; Henning Laux

    Springer 2014; US$ 39.99

    Grundungsszenen sind Ankerpunkte soziologischen Theoretisierens: Als konkrete Bezugsprobleme stiften sie im weitesten Sinne des Wortes einen Realitatsbezug, der sich nicht in die Kategorien der methodisch kontrollierten Erhebung empirischer Tatbestande ubersetzen lasst. Sie konnen literarischen, biographischen oder anekdotischen Ursprungs sein und... more...

  • Spitzensport im Licht des Europäischen Kartellrechtsby Jonas Hail

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 104.28

    Im kommerzialisierten Spitzensport werden immer wieder Regelungen geschaffen, die in erheblichem Maße in die wirtschaftlichen Freiheiten der Sportler, Klubs und sonstigen Beteiligten eingreifen. Auf dem Europäischen Binnenmarkt treten diesen Regelungsvorhaben die Vorgaben des EU-Kartellrechts entgegen. Bereits frühzeitig stellte sich daher die Frage... more...