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  • Studies in Law, Politics and Societyby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2015; US$ 120.99

    The articles in this volume of Studies in Law, Politics, and Society cover an exciting and diverse range of topics, from immigration and human rights policies to same-sex marriage and capital punishment debates. more...

  • Studies in Law, Politics and Societyby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 118.99

    Presents articles by an interdisciplinary group of scholars in social sciences, humanities, and the law. In this volume, the scholars examine the nature of family and the intersection of family and law, the way contexts shape legal actors, and the nature of rights and resistance. more...

  • Crime and Punishmentby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 118.99

    Presents an issue devoted to exploring humanistic perspectives on the subject of punishment. This book explores the way deviant subjects are constructed and made available for punishment, the philosophical context within which decisions about punishment are made, and the inner workings of the penal apparatus. more...

  • Developments in Litigation Economicsby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 130.99

    Presents a collection of articles on developments in the field of litigation economics, also called forensic economics. This book spans the popular areas of litigation economics - personal-injury economic loss analysis, commercial damages analysis securities litigation, punitive damages, employment litigation, and intellectual property litigation. more...

  • Studies in Law, Politics, and Societyby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 123.99

    Presents a diverse array of articles by an interdisciplinary group of scholars. This work covers political science, policy studies, and law. Divided into two parts - conflict, violence, and legal processes; and deciding cases, charting progress - it focuses on the sources of conflict and violence as well as law's response to both. more...

  • Law and Society Reconsideredby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 123.99

    Contains articles from political science, sociology, and law, which examine the legal treatment of 'suspect' populations, the work of legal actors, and the works of various legal devices. more...

  • Crisis, Complexity and Conflictby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 130.99

    Many economic issues that touch the life of millions of people are more complex than most people thought. From the US financial crisis to regional cooperation, from the oil price shock to climate change, policy conflicts are abound. This book argues that understanding the nature and intensity of trade-offs is a key to resolving the conflicts. more...

  • Places of Refuge for Shipsby

    BRILL 2005; US$ 234.00

    Written by scholars and practitioners, this work consists of 20 multidisciplinary chapters addressing the law, policy and management aspects of the problem of places of refuge for ships in need of assistance. Specific chapters focus on the experiences and approaches of Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Germany, United Kingdom and United States. more...

  • Human Rights and Intellectual Property Rightsby

    BRILL 2007; US$ 229.00

    This collection offers an overview of the issues involved concerning the interface between human rights and intellectual property rights (IPRs). It makes clear that two schools of thought have developed. The first school maintains that human rights and IPRs are in fundamental conflict. Strong protection of IP is incompatible with human rights obligations.... more...

  • Studies in Law, Politics, and Societyby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 127.99

    Rights and rights talk have a long and storied history and have occupied a crucial place in the ideology of liberal legalism. With the development of Critical Legal Studies in the 1970s and 80s, rights were subject to extensive critique. This work takes stock of the field, charts its progress and points the way for its future development. more...