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  1. Law and Society in Latin America

    A New Map

    Edited by Cesar Rodriguez Garavito

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    Over the past two decades, legal thought and practice in Latin America has changed dramatically: new constitutions or constitutional reforms have marked a widespread transition to democracy, fundamental institutional innovations have been introduced, and processes of globalization have had profound...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. EU Law-making in Principle and Practice

    By Edward Best

    Series: Routledge/EIPA Managing the European Union Series

    This book is about how European Union (EU) law is made. It is about the ways in which legally binding rules in the form of EU Regulations, Directives and Decisions are produced through interaction between the EU institutions: the independent European Commission; the Council, bringing together the...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Climate Change and Coastal Development Law in Australia

    By Bell Justine

    Climate change is anticipated to raise global sea levels, and also impact on the frequency and intensity of storm surge and erosion events. These events pose a serious threat to the Australian population, with many communities located in low-lying coastal areas. These events also give rise to a...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Federation Press

  4. The Construction and Performance of Commercial Contracts

    By W.D Duncan, S.A Christensen

    This book analyses the principles underlying the construction and application of a number of boilerplate and other clauses commonly included in commercial contracts. The first Part of the work deals with general principles of interpretation. It then considers clauses which allocate commercial risk;...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Federation Press

  5. The Politics of Carbon Markets

    Edited by Benjamin Stephan, Richard Lane

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    The carbon markets are in the middle of a fundamental crisis - a crisis marked by collapsing prices, fleeing actors, and ever increasing greenhouse gas levels. Yet carbon trading remains at the heart of global attempts to respond to climate change. Not only this, but markets continue to proliferate...

    Published September 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Balancing Privacy and Free Speech

    Unwanted Attention in the Age of Social Media

    By Mark Tunick

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

    In an age of smartphones, Facebook and YouTube, privacy may seem to be a norm of the past. This book addresses ethical and legal questions that arise when media technologies are used to give individuals unwanted attention. Drawing from a broad range of cases within the US, UK, Australia, Europe,...

    Published September 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Big Data

    A Business and Legal Guide

    By James R. Kalyvas, Michael R. Overly

    Big Data: A Business and Legal Guide supplies a clear understanding of the interrelationships between Big Data, the new business insights it reveals, and the laws, regulations, and contracting practices that impact the use of the insights and the data. Providing business executives and lawyers (...

    Published September 2nd 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  8. The Politics of Abolition Revisited

    By Thomas Mathiesen

    Originally published in 1974 and the recipient of the Denis Carroll Book Prize at the World Congress of the International Criminology Society in 1978, Thomas Mathiesen’s The Politics of Abolition is a landmark text in critical criminology. In its examination of Scandinavian penal policy and call...

    Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics

    Edited by Yann Joly, Bartha Maria Knoppers

    This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful of national developments, the handbook supports a global perspective in its approach...

    Published August 28th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Voyage Charters

    4th Edition

    By Julian Cooke, Tim Young, Michael Ashcroft, Andrew Taylor, John Kimball, David Martowski, LeRoy Lambert, Michael Sturley

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Widely regarded as the leading authority on voyage charters, this book is the most comprehensive and intellectually-rigorous analysis of the area, is regularly cited in court and by arbitrators, and is the go-to guide for drafting and disputing charterparty contracts. Voyage Charters provides the...

    Published August 28th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Assessing the Long-Term Impact of Truth Commissions: The Chilean Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Historical Perspective
    By Anita Ferrara
    To Be Published September 21st 2014
  2. International Investment Law: A Chinese Perspective
    By Guiguo Wang
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  3. Making Law and Courts Research Relevant: The Normative Implications of Empirical Research
    Edited by Brandon Bartels, Chris W. Bonneau
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  4. Offshore Contracts and Liabilities
    Edited by Baris Soyer, Andrew Tettenborn
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  5. The WTO and Infant Industry Promotion in Developing Countries: Perspectives on the Chinese Large Civil Aircraft
    By Juan He
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014

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