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Sociology of law. Sociological jurisprudence

  • Weltmeereby Alexander Kraus; Martina Winkler

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 46.28

    Die Autorinnen und Autoren dieses Bandes beschreiben den Umgang mit »dem Meer« im langen 19. Jahrhundert: Verwissenschaftlichung, Domestizierung, Ästhetisierung, Ökonomisierung und Strukturierung. So wird der Blick auf Prozesse gelenkt, welche die verbreitete These von einer generellen Wahrnehmung der Meere als »anders« und »leer« in der Moderne fundamental... more...

  • Die rechtliche Kartografierung von Forschungs- und Entwicklungsverträgenby Franziska Lempe

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 37.02

    Forschung und Entwicklung sind die Triebfedern, die Wissenschaft, Wirtschaft und damit unsere Gesellschaft vor dem Stillstand bewahren. Forschungs- und Entwicklungsverträge legen hierfür die rechtlichen Rahmenbedingungen fest, sie finden in der juristischen Literatur und Spruchpraxis jedoch noch nicht immer eine angemessene Beachtung. Vor allem die... more...

  • Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Property Protectionby Sharon B. Le Gall

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    This book offers an original account of how contemporary intellectual property rights regimes could be adapted to suit traditional knowledge. It examines the ways in which international developments to protect collectively held knowledge typically associated with Indigenous Peoples could de developed to protect cultural signifiers which lies outside... more...

  • European Sports Lawby Stephen Weatherill

    Springer 2013; US$ 229.00

    European Sports Law: Collected Papers 2nd edition contains the collected works (1989-2012) of Stephen Weatherill, Jacques Delors Professor of European Community Law, Somerville College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, with an extensive introduction on the background and rationale for the selected papers.Stephen Weatherill is a leading academic... more...

  • Social and Legal Normsby Matthias Baier

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 144.95

    This book offers empirical and theoretical research in the field of social and legal norms and provides inspiration for future debate and research in terms of internationalization and cross-national comparative studies. It presents a consistent picture of empirical research in different social and organizational areas and deepens the theoretical understanding... more...

  • A Sociological Theory of Lawby Niklas Luhmann; Martin Albrow

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00

    Niklas Luhmann is recognised as a major social theorist, and his treatise on the sociology of law is a classic text. For Luhmann, law provides the framework of the state, lawyers are the main human resourced for the state, and legal theory provides the most suitable base from which to theorize on the nature of society. He explores the concept of law... more...

  • The Sports Doping Marketby Letizia Paoli; Alessandro Donati

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    ??This book examines sports doping from production and distribution, detection and punishment. Detailing the daily operations of the trade and its gray area as a semi-legal market, the authors cover important issues ranging from athletes most at risk to the role of organized crime in sports doping, and whether sports governing bodies are enabling the... more...

  • Many Voices, One Visionby Christina Cameron; Mechtild Rössler

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 119.95

    This book examines the World Heritage system and its global impact through diverse prisms, including its normative frameworks, constituent bodies, programme activities, personalities and key issues. Concentrating on the period between 1972 and 2000, this innovative book project seeks out the voices of the pioneers - some 40 key players who participated... more...

  • Recht und Gerechtigkeit im Pandemiefallby Tobias H. Witte

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2013; US$ 77.01

    Recht und Gerechtigkeit im Pandemiefall : Bevorratung, Verteilung und Kosten knapper Arzneimittel im Falle eines Seuchenausbruchs more...

  • Gerechtigkeitsfragen in Gesellschaft und Wirtschaftby Arnd Koch; Matthias Rossi

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2013; US$ 90.08

    Gerechtigkeitsfragen in Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft : 40 Jahre Juristische FakultaÌ?t Augsburg more...