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  • Critical Legal Positivism

    Critical Legal Positivism
    av Kaarlo Tuori

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138246539

    This profound and scholarly treatise develops a critical version of legal positivism as the basis for modern legal scholarship. Departing from the formalism of Hart and Kelsen and blending the European tradition of Weber, Habermas and Foucault with…

  • Critical Legal Positivism

    Critical Legal Positivism
    av Kaarlo Tuori

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754622727

    This profound and scholarly treatise develops a critical version of legal positivism as the basis for modern legal scholarship. Departing from the formalism of Hart and Kelsen and blending the European tradition of Weber, Habermas and Foucault with…

  • Law as Art

    Law as Art
    av Gary P. Bagnall

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855217584

    Law as Art presents a radical new legal theory, the Law as Art Hypothesis, which conceives law, not as a system of rules, but as a distinctive kind of art work. Law is differentiated as art by the Law as Compound Artistic Type Hypothesis, which uses…

  • Judicial Power, Democracy and Legal Positivism

    Judicial Power, Democracy and Legal Positivism

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138251298

    In this book, a distinguished international group of legal theorists re-examine legal positivism as a prescriptive political theory and consider its implications for the constitutionally defined roles of legislatures and courts. The issues are illus…

  • Judicial Power, Democracy and Legal Positivism

    Judicial Power, Democracy and Legal Positivism

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754620617

    In this book, a distinguished international group of legal theorists re-examine legal positivism as a prescriptive political theory and consider its implications for the constitutionally defined roles of legislatures and courts. The issues are illus…

  • Epistemology and Method in Law

    Epistemology and Method in Law
    av Geoffrey Samuel

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138267411

    This book seeks to question the widely held assumption in Europe that to have knowledge of law is simply to have knowledge of rules. There is a knowledge dimension beyond the symbolic which reaches right into the way facts are perceived, constructed…

  • The Probabilistic Quality of Judicial Proof

    The Probabilistic Quality of Judicial Proof
    av David Hamer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754622635

    This book is an important contribution to 'new evidence scholarship', showing how mathematical probability theory provides a framework for the understanding and pursuit of factual accuracy in judicial proof. It begins by identifying factual accuracy…

  • Humanity, Freedom and Feminism

    Humanity, Freedom and Feminism
    av Jill Marshall

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138258396

    While some feminists seek to use ideas of the 'universal human subject' to include women, others argue that such ideas are intrinsically masculine and exclude the feminine. This book analyzes and critiques 'second wave' feminists who discuss how phi…

  • Humanity, Freedom and Feminism

    Humanity, Freedom and Feminism
    av Jill Marshall

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754625629

    While some feminists seek to use ideas of the 'universal human subject' to include women, others argue that such ideas are intrinsically masculine and exclude the feminine. This book analyzes and critiques 'second wave' feminists who discuss how phi…

  • Principled Engagement

    Principled Engagement

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138250659

    What is the best way to promote human rights in grossly repressive states when neither sanctions nor trade and investment have much effect? This book examines the concept of Principled Engagement as an often overlooked alternative strategy for allev…

  • Principled Engagement

    Principled Engagement

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409455387

    What is the best way to promote human rights in grossly repressive states when neither sanctions nor trade and investment have much effect? This book examines the concept of Principled Engagement as an often overlooked alternative strategy for allev…

  • Legal Symbolism

    Legal Symbolism
    av Jiri Priban

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138252813

    Jirí Pribán's book contributes to the field of systems theory of law in the context of European legal and political integration and constitution-making. It puts recent European legislative efforts and policies, especially the EU enlargement proces…

  • Legal Symbolism

    Legal Symbolism
    av Jiri Priban

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754670735

    Jirí Pribán's book contributes to the field of systems theory of law in the context of European legal and political integration and constitution-making. It puts recent European legislative efforts and policies, especially the EU enlargement proces…

  • The Right Not to be Criminalized

    The Right Not to be Criminalized
    av Dennis J. Baker

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138273726

    This book presents arguments and proposals for constraining criminalization, with a focus on the legal limits of the criminal law. The book approaches the issue by showing how the moral criteria for constraining unjust criminalization can and has be…

  • The Right Not to be Criminalized

    The Right Not to be Criminalized
    av Dennis J. Baker

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409427650

    This book presents arguments and proposals for constraining criminalization, with a focus on the legal limits of the criminal law. The book approaches the issue by showing how the moral criteria for constraining unjust criminalization can and has be…

  • First Do No Harm

    First Do No Harm

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138277502

    This collection brings together essays from leading figures in the field of medical law and ethics which address the key issues currently challenging scholars in the field. It has also been compiled as a lasting testimony to the work of one of the m…

  • First Do No Harm

    First Do No Harm

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754626145

    This collection brings together essays from leading figures in the field of medical law and ethics which address the key issues currently challenging scholars in the field. It has also been compiled as a lasting testimony to the work of one of the m…

  • Legisprudence

    Legisprudence
    av Luc J. Wintgens

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409419815

    This book establishes legisprudence, in contrast to jurisprudence, as a legal theory of rational law-making. It suggests that by rejecting the common wisdom about the nature of political law-making, legislation could be improved and streamlined. Usi…

  • Legisprudence

    Legisprudence
    av Luc J. Wintgens

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138256866

    This book establishes legisprudence, in contrast to jurisprudence, as a legal theory of rational law-making. It suggests that by rejecting the common wisdom about the nature of political law-making, legislation could be improved and streamlined. Usi…

  • Liquid Society and Its Law

    Liquid Society and Its Law
    av Jiri Priban

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754670728

    This collection of essays brings together Zygmunt Bauman and a number of internationally distinguished legal scholars who examine the influence of Bauman's recent works on social theory of law and socio-legal studies. Contributors focus on the conce…

  • The Theory and Practice of Legislation

    The Theory and Practice of Legislation

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754624615

    This work provides a rational framework for legislation. The unifying premise behind the essays is that, although legislation and regulation are the result of a political process, legislation and regulation can be the object of theoretical study. Th…

  • The Theory and Practice of Legislation

    The Theory and Practice of Legislation

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138264083

    This work provides a rational framework for legislation. The unifying premise behind the essays is that, although legislation and regulation are the result of a political process, legislation and regulation can be the object of theoretical study. Th…

  • Indigenous Sovereignty and the Democratic Project

    Indigenous Sovereignty and the Democratic Project
    av CURRY

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138258327

    Liberal democracies are predicated on popular sovereignty - the ideal of government for and by the People. Throughout the developed world indigenous peoples continue to deny legitimacy to otherwise popular governments because their consent has never…

  • Indigenous Sovereignty and the Democratic Project

    Indigenous Sovereignty and the Democratic Project
    av Steven Curry

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754623403

    Liberal democracies are predicated on popular sovereignty - the ideal of government for and by the People. Throughout the developed world indigenous peoples continue to deny legitimacy to otherwise popular governments because their consent has never…

  • Interpreting Statutes

    Interpreting Statutes
    av D. Neil MacCormick

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855211834

    This book is a work of outstanding importance for scholars of comparative law and jurisprudence and for lawyers engaged in EC law or other international forms of practice. It reviews, compares and analyses the practice of interpretation in nine coun…

  • Interpreting Statutes

    Interpreting Statutes
    av D. Neil MacCormick

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138247277

    This book is a work of outstanding importance for scholars of comparative law and jurisprudence and for lawyers engaged in EC law or other international forms of practice. It reviews, compares and analyses the practice of interpretation in nine coun…

  • A Philosophy of Intellectual Property

    A Philosophy of Intellectual Property
    av Peter Drahos

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138254701

    Are intellectual property rights like other property rights? More and more of the world’s knowledge and information is under the control of intellectual property owners. What are the justifications for this? What are the implications for power…

  • The Logic of Constitutional Rights

    The Logic of Constitutional Rights
    av Eric Heinze

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138258389

    Individual rights raise endless conflicts and spawn intricate standards and policies. Increasing involvement by courts has added still greater complexity. It would seem that few meaningful principles can unite an area of law plagued by such uncertai…

  • The Logic of Constitutional Rights

    The Logic of Constitutional Rights
    av Eric Heinze

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754625384

    Individual rights raise endless conflicts and spawn intricate standards and policies. Increasing involvement by courts has added still greater complexity. It would seem that few meaningful principles can unite an area of law plagued by such uncertai…

  • Epistemology and Method in Law

    Epistemology and Method in Law
    av Geoffrey Samuel

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855215993

    This book seeks to question the widely held assumption in Europe that to have knowledge of law is simply to have knowledge of rules. There is a knowledge dimension beyond the symbolic which reaches right into the way facts are perceived, constructed…

  • Expertise in Regulation and Law

    Expertise in Regulation and Law

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138257115

    This collection of essays examines the multi-faceted roles of experts and expertise in and around contemporary legal and regulatory cultures. The essays illustrate the complexity intrinsic to the production and use of expert knowledge, particularly…

  • Expertise in Regulation and Law

    Expertise in Regulation and Law

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754624011

    This collection of essays examines the multi-faceted roles of experts and expertise in and around contemporary legal and regulatory cultures. The essays illustrate the complexity intrinsic to the production and use of expert knowledge, particularly…

  • A Philosophy of Intellectual Property

    A Philosophy of Intellectual Property
    av Peter Drahos

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855212404

    Are intellectual property rights like other property rights? More and more of the world’s knowledge and information is under the control of intellectual property owners. What are the justifications for this? What are the implications for power…

  • Private Property is Ego

    Private Property is Ego
    av Paul Babie

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138047129

    Drawing on Badiou's statement: 'Property as ego", this book argues that the reality of neo-liberalism means that rather than seeing it as ego, we need to understand that private property is ego. The book is divided into three parts. Part I discusses…

  • Ethics and Law of Intellectual Property

    Ethics and Law of Intellectual Property
    av Christian Lenk

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754626985

    Divided into three parts, this edited volume gives an overview of current topics in law and ethics in relation to intellectual property. It addresses practical issues encountered in everyday situations in politics, research and innovation, as well a…

  • Ethics and Law of Intellectual Property

    Ethics and Law of Intellectual Property
    av Christian Lenk

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138275317

    Divided into three parts, this edited volume gives an overview of current topics in law and ethics in relation to intellectual property. It addresses practical issues encountered in everyday situations in politics, research and innovation, as well a…

  • Introduction to Classical Legal Rhetoric

    Introduction to Classical Legal Rhetoric
    av Michael H. Frost

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754624134

    Lawyers, law students and their teachers all too frequently overlook the most comprehensive, adaptable and practical analysis of legal discourse ever devised: the classical art of rhetoric. Classical analysis of legal reasoning, methods and strategy…

  • Introduction to Classical Legal Rhetoric

    Introduction to Classical Legal Rhetoric
    av Michael H. Frost

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138249011

    Lawyers, law students and their teachers all too frequently overlook the most comprehensive, adaptable and practical analysis of legal discourse ever devised: the classical art of rhetoric. Classical analysis of legal reasoning, methods and strategy…

  • Law's Task

    Law's Task
    av Louis E. Wolcher

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754671329

    What is the ultimate task of law? This deceptively simple question guides this volume towards a radically original philosophical interpretation of law and justice. Weaving together the philosophical, jurisprudential and ethical problems suggested by…

  • Law's Task

    Law's Task
    av Louis E. Wolcher

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138253346

    What is the ultimate task of law? This deceptively simple question guides this volume towards a radically original philosophical interpretation of law and justice. Weaving together the philosophical, jurisprudential and ethical problems suggested by…

  • Epistemic Uncertainty and Legal Theory

    Epistemic Uncertainty and Legal Theory
    av Brian Burge-Hendrix

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754675211

    Crossing the usual boundaries of abstract legal theory, this book considers actual charter systems - legal systems with explicitly posited moral-political rights, such as those of Canada and the United States - as well as cases in constitutional adj…

  • Epistemic Uncertainty and Legal Theory

    Epistemic Uncertainty and Legal Theory
    av Brian Burge-Hendrix

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138267794

    Crossing the usual boundaries of abstract legal theory, this book considers actual charter systems - legal systems with explicitly posited moral-political rights, such as those of Canada and the United States - as well as cases in constitutional adj…

  • Law at the Vanishing Point

    Law at the Vanishing Point
    av Aaron Fichtelberg

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138266278

    Two central questions are at the core of international legal theory: 'What is international law?', and 'Is international law really law?' This volume examines these critical questions and the philosophical foundations of modern international law usi…

  • Law at the Vanishing Point

    Law at the Vanishing Point
    av Aaron Fichtelberg

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754672517

    Two central questions are at the core of international legal theory: 'What is international law?', and 'Is international law really law?' This volume examines these critical questions and the philosophical foundations of modern international law usi…

  • Cultural Difference on Trial

    Cultural Difference on Trial
    av Anthony J. Connolly

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138260467

    Cultural Difference on Trial: The Nature and Limits of Judicial Understanding comprises a sustained philosophical exploration of the capacity of the modern liberal democratic legal system to understand the thought and practice of those culturally di…

  • Cultural Difference on Trial

    Cultural Difference on Trial
    av Anthony J. Connolly

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754679523

    Cultural Difference on Trial: The Nature and Limits of Judicial Understanding comprises a sustained philosophical exploration of the capacity of the modern liberal democratic legal system to understand the thought and practice of those culturally di…

  • Accommodating Cultural Diversity

    Accommodating Cultural Diversity

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138264106

    This volume explores recent developments in the theory and practice of accommodating cultural diversity within democratic constitutional orders. The aim of the book is to provide a broad vision of the constitutional management of cultural diversity…

  • Accommodating Cultural Diversity

    Accommodating Cultural Diversity

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754626039

    This volume explores recent developments in the theory and practice of accommodating cultural diversity within democratic constitutional orders. The aim of the book is to provide a broad vision of the constitutional management of cultural diversity…

  • The Constitutional Corporation

    The Constitutional Corporation
    av Stephen Bottomley

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754624189

    Corporate laws are based on the idea that the interests of shareholders should be the primary concern of company directors. However, some argue that the proper role for shareholders is to sit back and let the corporation's managers do their job, or…

  • The Constitutional Corporation

    The Constitutional Corporation
    av Stephen Bottomley

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138248359

    Corporate laws are based on the idea that the interests of shareholders should be the primary concern of company directors. However, some argue that the proper role for shareholders is to sit back and let the corporation's managers do their job, or…

  • Religious Liberty and the Law

    Religious Liberty and the Law

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138244474

    Questions of religious liberty have become flashpoints of controversy in virtually every area of life around the world. Despite the protection of religious liberty at both national and supranational levels, there is an increasing number of conflicts…

  • Legal Evidence and Proof

    Legal Evidence and Proof

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754676201

    As a result of recent scandals concerning evidence and proof in the administration of criminal justice - ranging from innocent people on death row in the United States to misuse of statistics leading to wrongful convictions in The Netherlands and el…

  • Holy Writ

    Holy Writ

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138278585

    It has often been remarked that law and religion have much in common. One of the most conspicuous elements is that both law and religion frequently refer to a text that has authority over the members of a community. In the case of religion this text…

  • Holy Writ

    Holy Writ

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754678960

    It has often been remarked that law and religion have much in common. One of the most conspicuous elements is that both law and religion frequently refer to a text that has authority over the members of a community. In the case of religion this text…

  • Ratio and Voluntas

    Ratio and Voluntas
    av Kaarlo Tuori

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138249882

    From the ancient beginnings of Western legal tradition, law has been conceived as traversed by a fundamental tension between power (will) and reason. This volume examines the tension between these two poles, 'ratio and voluntas' in modern law. Part…

  • Ratio and Voluntas

    Ratio and Voluntas
    av Kaarlo Tuori

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409420132

    From the ancient beginnings of Western legal tradition, law has been conceived as traversed by a fundamental tension between power (will) and reason. This volume examines the tension between these two poles, 'ratio and voluntas' in modern law. Part…

  • Health Law's Kaleidoscope

    Health Law's Kaleidoscope
    av Belinda Bennett

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138258402

    Within contemporary society the themes of globalization, health and regulation interlock in complex patterns, changing in response to the mix of cultural differences, regulatory preferences and available resources. To turn the kaleidoscope and to ch…

  • Health Law's Kaleidoscope

    Health Law's Kaleidoscope
    av Belinda Bennett

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754626312

    Within contemporary society the themes of globalization, health and regulation interlock in complex patterns, changing in response to the mix of cultural differences, regulatory preferences and available resources. To turn the kaleidoscope and to ch…

  • Individual Duty within a Human Rights Discourse

    Individual Duty within a Human Rights Discourse
    av Douglas Hodgson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138258334

    Over the past two decades or so, legal literature has devoted much attention to various human rights issues at both the national and international levels. Yet there has been comparatively little written on the concept and importance of individual du…

  • Individual Duty within a Human Rights Discourse

    Individual Duty within a Human Rights Discourse
    av Douglas Hodgson

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754623618

    Over the past two decades or so, legal literature has devoted much attention to various human rights issues at both the national and international levels. Yet there has been comparatively little written on the concept and importance of individual du…

  • Architectures of Justice

    Architectures of Justice
    av Henrik Palmer Olsen

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754672340

    Law can be seen to consist not only of rules and decisions, but also of a framework of institutions providing a structure that forms the conditions of its workable existence and acceptance. In this book Olsen and Toddington conduct a philosophical e…

  • Architectures of Justice

    Architectures of Justice
    av Henrik Palmer Olsen

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138266247

    Law can be seen to consist not only of rules and decisions, but also of a framework of institutions providing a structure that forms the conditions of its workable existence and acceptance. In this book Olsen and Toddington conduct a philosophical e…

  • Contested Words

    Contested Words
    av Ian Cram

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138275300

    In modern liberal democracies, rights-based judicial intervention in the policy choices of elected bodies has always been controversial. For some, such judicial intervention has trivialized and impoverished democratic politics. For others judges hav…

  • Contested Words

    Contested Words
    av Ian Cram

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754623656

    In modern liberal democracies, rights-based judicial intervention in the policy choices of elected bodies has always been controversial. For some, such judicial intervention has trivialized and impoverished democratic politics. For others judges hav…

  • Constitutional Life and Europe's Area of Freedom, Security and Justice

    Constitutional Life and Europe's Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
    av Alun Howard Gibbs

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409402695

    The challenge of thinking about the place of constitutionalism beyond the conventional categories of the nation state has become a principal concern for legal and political scholars. This book casts this issue in a different light by exploring the i…

  • Constitutional Life and Europe's Area of Freedom, Security and Justice

    Constitutional Life and Europe's Area of Freedom, Security and Justice
    av Alun Howard Gibbs

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138256767

    The challenge of thinking about the place of constitutionalism beyond the conventional categories of the nation state has become a principal concern for legal and political scholars. This book casts this issue in a different light by exploring the i…

  • Legislation in Context: Essays in Legisprudence

    Legislation in Context: Essays in Legisprudence

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138274181

    The essays in this volume set out to provide a rational framework for legislation. Whilst legislation and regulation is the result of a political process, this volume considers whether they can also be the object of theoretical study. It examines th…

  • Legislation in Context: Essays in Legisprudence

    Legislation in Context: Essays in Legisprudence

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754626671

    The essays in this volume set out to provide a rational framework for legislation. Whilst legislation and regulation is the result of a political process, this volume considers whether they can also be the object of theoretical study. It examines th…

  • The Idea of Authorship in Copyright

    The Idea of Authorship in Copyright
    av Lior Zemer

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754623762

    As information flows become increasingly ubiquitous in our post digital environment, the challenges to traditional concepts of intellectual property and the practices deriving from them are immense. The romantic understanding of the lone author as a…

  • The Idea of Authorship in Copyright

    The Idea of Authorship in Copyright
    av Lior Zemer

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138272354

    As information flows become increasingly ubiquitous in our post digital environment, the challenges to traditional concepts of intellectual property and the practices deriving from them are immense. The romantic understanding of the lone author as a…

  • The Concept of Law from a Transnational Perspective

    The Concept of Law from a Transnational Perspective
    av Detlef von Daniels

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754674689

    This book brings together the fruits of different traditions in legal philosophy and draws on them to develop a systematic thesis on the concept of law. The work uses a legal model to explore the underlying question of how the current phenomena of t…

  • The Concept of Law from a Transnational Perspective

    The Concept of Law from a Transnational Perspective
    av Detlef von Daniels

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138271234

    This book brings together the fruits of different traditions in legal philosophy and draws on them to develop a systematic thesis on the concept of law. The work uses a legal model to explore the underlying question of how the current phenomena of t…

  • Legal Interpretation in Democratic States

    Legal Interpretation in Democratic States
    av Jeffrey Denys Goldsworthy, Tom D. Campbell, Jeffrey Denys Goldsworthy

    Inbunden - 2002 - ISBN: 9780754622154

    A discussion of the judicial interpretation of statutes and constitutions. The essays were originally presented as papers at a workshop on Legal Interpretation, Judicial Power, and Democracy, held in Melbourne in June 2000. Participants at the works…

  • Interpreting Precedents

    Interpreting Precedents

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855216860

    This book contains a series of essays discussing the uses of precedent as a source of law and a basis for legal arguments in nine different legal systems, representing a variety of legal traditions. Precedent is fundamental to law, yet theoretical a…

  • Interpreting Precedents

    Interpreting Precedents

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138270244

    This book contains a series of essays discussing the uses of precedent as a source of law and a basis for legal arguments in nine different legal systems, representing a variety of legal traditions. Precedent is fundamental to law, yet theoretical a…

  • Legal Evidence and Proof

    Legal Evidence and Proof

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138251960

    As a result of recent scandals concerning evidence and proof in the administration of criminal justice - ranging from innocent people on death row in the United States to misuse of statistics leading to wrongful convictions in The Netherlands and el…

  • The Vantage of Law

    The Vantage of Law
    av James Allan

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409430605

    The premise of this book is that a shift of vantage will help elucidate various important issues of law related to judging, to bills of rights and to more abstract questions of legal philosophy. The work begins by focussing on the jurisprudential is…

  • The Vantage of Law

    The Vantage of Law
    av James Allan

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138261488

    The premise of this book is that a shift of vantage will help elucidate various important issues of law related to judging, to bills of rights and to more abstract questions of legal philosophy. The work begins by focussing on the jurisprudential is…

  • Deliberative Democracy and its Discontents

    Deliberative Democracy and its Discontents

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754626275

    Drawing on political, legal, national, post-national, as well as American and European perspectives, this collection of essays offers a diverse and balanced discussion of the current arguments concerning deliberative democracy. Its contributions' fo…

  • Deliberative Democracy and its Discontents

    Deliberative Democracy and its Discontents

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138257146

    Drawing on political, legal, national, post-national, as well as American and European perspectives, this collection of essays offers a diverse and balanced discussion of the current arguments concerning deliberative democracy. Its contributions' fo…

  • Self-Constitution of European Society

    Self-Constitution of European Society

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472458506

    Recent social and political developments in the EU have clearly shown the profound structural changes in European society and its politics. Reflecting on these developments and responding to the existing body of academic literature and scholarship,…

  • Self-Constitution of European Society

    Self-Constitution of European Society

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138605640

    Recent social and political developments in the EU have clearly shown the profound structural changes in European society and its politics. Reflecting on these developments and responding to the existing body of academic literature and scholarship,…

  • Sovereignty in Post-Sovereign Society

    Sovereignty in Post-Sovereign Society
    av Jiri Priban

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472460875

    Sovereignty marks the boundary between politics and law. Highlighting the legal context of politics and the political context of law, it thus contributes to the internal dynamics of both political and legal systems. This book comprehends the persist…

  • Dare to Call it Treason

    Dare to Call it Treason
    av Charles Sampford

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855212657

    This book analyzes the nature of the coup d'etat and the conditions under which they succeed, in particular the book examines the relationship between constitutional law and coups. The book demonstrates that although coups d'etat are always taken in…

  • Human Dominion

    Human Dominion
    av Alexandra George

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754623069

    Focussing on the jurisprudence of English-speaking liberal democracies - predominantly the United Kingdom, the USA and Australia - the author of this book examines the legal control of the kind of self-regarding actions that could be regarded as mod…