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  • Law In and As Cultureby Caroline Joan "Kay" S. Picart

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 38.00

    Two narratives are used in telling the story of indigenous peoples and minorities in relation to globalization and intellectual property rights. This book steers a careful path between Optimism and Fear, exploring how law functions in and as culture as it contours the landscape of intellectual property rights, as experienced by minorities. more...

  • A Citizen's Guide to Impeachmentby Barbara Radnofsky

    Melville House 2017; US$ 6.99

    Impeachment is based upon “those offences which proceed from the misconduct of public men, or, in other words, from the abuse or violation of some public trust … as they relate chiefly to injuries done immediately to the society itself.” —Alexander Hamilton   A non-partisan guide to a precise understanding of the rules and history of impeachment... more...

  • The Law of Emergenciesby Nan D. Hunter

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 99.95

    The Law of Emergencies: Public Health and Disaster Management, Second Edition, introduces the American legal system as it interacts with disaster management, public health and civil unrest issues. Nan Hunter shows how the law in this area plays out in the context of real life emergencies where individuals often have to make split-second decisions.... more...

  • The Senate and the People of Canadaby James T. McHugh

    Lexington Books 2017; US$ 104.50

    This book addresses the highly contentious subject of Canadian Senate reform. Its conclusions reject conventional recommendations and argue that the Senate should remain an appointed body with a more expansive appointment process and restrained powers. more...

  • Reforms at Riskby Eric M. Patashnik

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 31.95 US$ 29.07

    Reforms at Risk is the first book to closely examine what happens to sweeping and seemingly successful policy reforms after they are passed. Most books focus on the politics of reform adoption, yet as Eric Patashnik shows here, the political struggle does not end when major reforms become enacted. Why do certain highly praised policy reforms endure... more...

  • The Origins of the Necessary and Proper Clauseby Gary Lawson; Geoffrey P. Miller; Robert G. Natelson; Guy I. Seidman

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 37.00

    This book uses three independent lines of research to trace the origins of the Necessary and Proper Clause. more...

  • Post-Public Employmentby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 30.00

    The movement of personnel between employment in the public and private sectors, referred to as the “revolving door” phenomenon, raises particular attention in the context of the response of governments to the financial and economic crisis. . This OECD survey of 30 member countries shows that the vast majority of countries have established... more...

  • Servants of the Lawby Donald R. Burrill

    UPA 2010; US$ 52.99

    This book examines the lives of two famous California judges, David S. Terry and Stephen J. Field, who created a lasting influence on the politics and judicial history of California's Supreme Court during the court's formative years of 1855 to 1865. more...

  • Quick Guide to Community Care Practice and the Lawby Michael Mandelstam

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2010; US$ 27.95

    This short guide cuts through the confusing mass of legislation to provide a concise and jargon-free explanation of current community care practice and the law. It is an essential resource for busy practitioners at all levels as well as managers in both the statutory and voluntary sectors, and policy-makers in local authorities and the NHS. more...

  • Was the 2004 Presidential Election Stolen?by Steven F. Freeman; Joel Bleifuss; John Conyers

    Seven Stories Press 2011; US$ 17.95

    On the afternoon of election day 2004, the world was abuzz with the news: exit polls indicated that John Kerry would decisively win the election and become the next president of the United States. That proved not to be the case. According to the official count—the number of votes tallied, not necessarily the number of votes cast—George W. Bush beat... more...