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Judging Civil Justice
Cambridge University Press (2009)

A trenchant critique of developments in civil justice that questions modern orthodoxy and points to...

The Common Law Constitution
Cambridge University Press (2014)

For the 2013 Hamlyn Lectures, Sir John Laws explored the constitutional balance between law and...

The Prisoners' Dilemma: Political Economy and Punishment in Contemporary Democracies

The Prisoners' Dilemma

Political Economy and Punishment in Contemporary Democracies

Cambridge University Press (2008)

An examination of the institutional preconditions for a tolerant criminal justice system.

The Sovereignty of Law: The European Way
Cambridge University Press (2007)

Author was formerly Advocate-General at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.

Lawyers and the Public Good: Democracy in Action?
Cambridge University Press (2011)

Alan Paterson argues that, in a democracy, legal institutions are too important to be defined and...

The Rule of Law and the Measure of Property
Cambridge University Press (2012)

A clear, critical and direct account of the relation between the Rule of Law and the protection of...

UK, EU and Global Administrative Law: Foundations and Challenges
Cambridge University Press (2015)

A detailed analysis of the foundations and challenges of UK, EU and global administrative law.

Widening Horizons: The Influence of Comparative Law and International Law on Domestic Law

Widening Horizons

The Influence of Comparative Law and International Law on Domestic Law

Cambridge University Press (2010)

A description of the recent growth of an internationalist outlook in British courts.

Aspects of Law Reform: An Insider's Perspective

Aspects of Law Reform

An Insider's Perspective

Cambridge University Press (2013)

Jack Straw reviews recent reforms to the system of British justice and suggests key areas where...

Can Human Rights Survive?
Cambridge University Press (2006)

In this 2006 book, Conor Gearty confronts the challenges that may destroy the language of human...