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  1. Private Law in Theory and Practice

    Edited by Michael Bryan

    Private Law in Theory and Practice explores important theoretical issues in tort law, the law of contract and the law of unjust enrichment and relates the theory to judicial decision-making in these areas of private law. Topics covered include the politics and philosophy of tort law reform, the...

    Published November 15th 2011 by Routledge-Cavendish

  2. Welfare's Forgotten Past

    A Socio-Legal History of the Poor Law

    By Lorie Charlesworth

    That ‘poor law was law’ is a fact that has slipped from the consciousness of historians of welfare in England and Wales, and in North America. Welfare's Forgotten Past remedies this situation by tracing the history of the legal right of the settled poor to relief when destitute. Poor law was not...

    Published July 25th 2011 by Routledge-Cavendish

  3. Law: The Basics

    By Gary Slapper, David Kelly

    Series: The Basics

    An engaging introduction to one of the most complex areas of modern life. The book introduces both the main components of the legal system - including judges, juries and law-makers - and key areas of law - contract, civil negligence, and criminal law - to provide the uninitiated with an...

    Published June 8th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Constitutional & Administrative Law

    9th Edition

    By Hilaire Barnett

    Constitutional and Administrative Law (Public Law) is a dynamic and challenging area of law which has an impact on all of our lives. Whenever a government is elected, a new piece of legislation is passed or a citizen’s rights are abused, it is Public Law which provides the legal framework within...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Text, Cases and Materials on Public Law and Human Rights

    3rd Edition

    By Helen Fenwick, Gavin Phillipson

    Text, Cases and Materials on Public Law and Human Rights integrates a diverse and contemporary collection of cases and materials with an authoritative narrative commentary from two leading academics in the fields of public law and human rights. The text intersperses extracts from leading cases,...

    Published August 30th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Modern Intellectual Property Law 3/e

    3rd Edition

    By Catherine Colston, Jonathan Galloway

    Modern Intellectual Property Law combines coverage of each intellectual property right granted for creations of the mind into a thoughtful, unified textbook. Deconstructing the fundamental topics into short, clear sections separated by subheadings throughout, Colston and Galloway's text is the...

    Published June 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Absent Environments

    Theorising Environmental Law and the City

    By Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos

    Series: Law, Science and Society

    Offering a novel, transdisciplinary approach to environmental law, its principles, mechanics and context, as tested in its application to the urban environment, this book traces the conceptual and material absence of communication between the human and the natural and controversially includes such...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge-Cavendish

  8. Transgender Jurisprudence

    Dysphoric Bodies of Law

    By Andrew Sharpe

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 14th 2009 by Routledge-Cavendish

  9. Criminal Law: The Basics

    By Jonathan Herring

    Series: The Basics

    Criminal Law: The Basics is an insightful introduction to the legal aspects of criminal acts, ranging from battery to burglary and harassment to homicide. Starting with an in-depth exploration of the very concept of crime, this book considers such questions as: how should we decide what is...

    Published September 27th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Public Law

    By Hilaire Barnett

    Public Law is concerned with the law governing the institutions of the state and the relationship between the state and the individual, and is a core subject for all students reading for a qualifying law degree. This concise, student-friendly guide will help equip students with an understanding of...

    Published September 8th 2009 by Routledge-Cavendish