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  1. Colonial Discourse and Gender in U.S. Criminal Courts

    Cultural Defenses and Prosecutions

    By Caroline Braunmühl

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    The occurrence in some criminal cases of "cultural defenses" on behalf of "minority" defendants has stirred much debate. This book is the first to illuminate how "cultural evidence" — i.e., "evidence" regarding ethnicity — is actually negotiated by attorneys, expert/lay witnesses, and defendants in...

    Published July 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Quality of Life and Public Management

    Redefining Development in the Local Environment

    By John Whitelegg

    Quality of Life and Public Management explores the possibility for a dramatic and significant improvement in quality of life for all population groups and sub-groups in the UK. Strongly evidence-based, the book draws on case study data and comparisons into local and central government structure,...

    Published June 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Housing Policy in the United States

    3rd Edition

    By Alex F. Schwartz

    The classic primer for its subject, Housing Policy in the United States, has been substantially revised in the wake of the 2007 near-collapse of the housing market and the nation’s recent signs of recovery. Like its previous editions, this standard volume offers a broad overview of the field, but...

    Published June 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Commonwealth Caribbean Employment and Labour Law

    By Natalie G.S. Corthésy, Carla-Anne Harris-Roper

    Series: Commonwealth Caribbean Law

    This comprehensive text provides authoritative coverage of a wide-range of employment and labour law issues affecting the Commonwealth Caribbean. It offers comparative analysis of employment and labour law in the region with particular reference to Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, St. Lucia, Jamaica...

    Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Race and Crime

    Edited by Coretta Phillips

    Series: Critical Concepts in Criminology

    Serious research into the problematic and contested relationship between notions of race and crime continues to blossom. Indeed, the work of scholars in this cross-disciplinary field supports numerous international journals, regional organizations, and global conferences. Now, to make some sense of...

    Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Equity and Trusts

    8th Edition

    By Alastair Hudson

    Alastair Hudson’s Equity and Trusts is an ideal textbook for undergraduate courses on the law of trusts and equitable remedies. It provides a clear, current and comprehensive account of the subject through which the author’s enthusiasm and expertise shine through, helping to bring to life an area...

    Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  7. European Asylum Law and the Rights of the Child

    By Ciara Smyth

    Series: Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

    The child asylum seeker poses unique challenges for reception and refugee status determination systems, not least because the child is entitled to have his or her rights as a child respected as a matter of international and regional human rights law. In the last decade the European Union has...

    Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Environmental Governance in Europe and Asia

    A Comparative Study of Institutional and Legislative Frameworks

    By Jona Razzaque

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    This book looks at environmental governance in both Asia and Europe and offers a comparative analysis of the two regions in order to provide a better understanding of the concept of ‘environmental governance’ and its status in Europe and Asia. The book assesses the legislative, institutional and...

    Published June 27th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Comparative Law - Engaging Translation

    Edited by Simone Glanert

    In an era marked by processes of economic, political and legal integration that are arguably unprecedented in their range and impact, the translation of law has assumed a significance which it would be hard to overstate. The following situations are typical. A French law school is teaching French...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Causation in Insurance Contract Law

    By Meixian Song

    Series: Contemporary Commercial Law

    Causation is a crucial and complex issue in ascertaining whether a particular loss or damage is covered in an insurance policy or in a tort claim, and is an issue that cannot be escaped. Therefore, this unique book will assist practitioners in answering one of the most important questions in the...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Carbon Governance, Climate Change and Business Transformation
    Edited by Adam Bumpus, James Tansey, Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez, Chukwumerije Okereke
    To Be Published July 30th 2014
  2. The Right to Equality in European Human Rights Law: The Quest for Substance in the Jurisprudence of the European Courts
    By Charilaos Nikolaidis
    To Be Published July 30th 2014
  3. State Violence and the Execution of Law: Torture, Black Sites, Drones
    By Joseph Pugliese
    To Be Published August 1st 2014
  4. After Sustainability: Denial, Hope, Retrieval
    By John Foster
    To Be Published August 5th 2014
  5. Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing Guide
    By Rafay Baloch
    To Be Published August 5th 2014

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