Perspectives, Rights, Processes, Institutions, 2nd Edition
The Politics of the Common Law offers a critical introduction to the legal system of England and Wales. Unlike other conventional accounts, this revised and updated second edition presents a coherent argument, organised around the central claim that contemporary postcolonial common law must be...
Published April 17th 2013 by Routledge-Cavendish
Expertly authored by the co-editor of the best-selling text Cultural Criminology Unleashed, this book re-examines criminology in a global context. Wide-ranging and up-to-date, it covers the topics of colonialism and post-colonialism, genocide, state control, the impact of September 11th and...
Published May 31st 2006 by Routledge-Cavendish
Throughout much of the western world more and more people are being sent to prison, one of a number of changes inspired by a 'new punitiveness' in penal and political affairs. This book seeks to understand these developments, bringing together leading authorities in the field to provide a...
Published January 31st 2005 by Willan
This book brings together cutting-edge research across the range of meanings of the term 'cultural'. A landmark text on the crime-culture nexus, its editors and authors include the leading exponents of cultural criminology on both sides of the Atlantic....
Published November 14th 2004 by Routledge-Cavendish
Sir William Blackstones Commentaries on the Laws of England is the great text of the common law. By translating Blackstones Commentaries on the Laws of England, these volumes allow the reader to master the text without the barrier of a centuries-old language....
Published May 1st 2001 by Routledge-Cavendish
From The Greeks To Post-Modernity
This challenging book on jurisprudence begins by posing questions in the post-modern context,and then seeks to bridge the gap between our traditions and contemporary situation. It offers a narrative encompassing the birth of western philosophy in the Greeks and moves through medieval Christendom,...
Published December 11th 1995 by Routledge-Cavendish
Published October 31st 1995 by Routledge-Cavendish
This book incorporates many of the exciting debates in the social sciences and philosophy of knowledge concerning the issues of modernity and post-modernism. It sets out a new project for criminology, a criminology of modernity, and offers a sustained critique of theorizing without a concern for...
Published April 12th 1995 by Routledge-Cavendish