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Forthcoming Comparative Law Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Europeanisation of Contract Law

    Current Controversies in Law, 2nd Edition

    By Christian Twigg-Flesner

    A process of Europeanising contract law has been driven by the legislative activity of the European Union (EU), which has adopted a string of Directives touching on various aspects of contract law, mainly consumer law. Many of these Directives have dealt with a fairly isolated aspect of...

    To Be Published January 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Handbook of Constitutional Law

    Edited by Mark Tushnet, Thomas Fleiner, Cheryl Saunders

    The Routledge Handbook of Constitutional Law is an advanced level reference work which surveys the current state of constitutional law. Featuring new, specially commissioned papers by a range of leading scholars from around the world, it offers a comprehensive overview of the field as well as...

    To Be Published January 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Well-Known Trade Marks

    A Comparative Study of Japan and the EU

    By Hiroko Onishi

    Series: Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

    This book considers the effectiveness of well-known trade mark protection at an international level. It particularly considers EU trade mark law from Japanese perspectives, and provides a practical and critical overview of trade mark law in Japan, including the historical development of the law and...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Journalists, Anonymous Sources and the Law

    A Comparative, Theoretical and Critical Analysis

    By Damian Carney

    Series: Routledge Research in Media Law

    This book considers whether news gatherers should be required to disclose the identity of anonymous sources used in their stories by courts or other bodies. The vast majority of media self-regulatory codes impose an obligation not to disclose the identity of such sources, but many legal systems...

    To Be Published March 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Socio-Economic Rights in Emerging Free Markets

    Comparative Insights from India and China

    Edited by Surya Deva

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    In the last decade or so, China and India have emerged on the global stage as two emerging free market economies. The tremendous economic growth in China and India has meant that they have been able to lift millions of people out of the poverty trap. This growth has not, however, been without...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Contingencies, Resilience and Legal Constitutionalism

    Edited by Clive Walker

    Contingency planning and resilience are of prime importance to the late modern risk society, with implications for law and for governance arrangements. Our risk society continues to seek ever more complex and detailed risk mitigation responses by law, including the UK’s Civil Contingencies Act 2004...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Human Rights and the Private Sphere vol 2

    A Comparative Study

    Edited by Jörg Fedtke

    Series: UT Austin Studies in Foreign and Transnational Law

    Particularly valuable for both academics and practitioners, Human Rights and the Private Sphere: A Comparative Study analyzes the interaction between constitutional rights, freedoms and private law. Focusing primarily on civil and political rights, an international team of constitutional and...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge-Cavendish

  8. Human Rights and the Private Sphere vol 3

    A Comparative Study

    Edited by Jörg Fedtke

    Series: UT Austin Studies in Foreign and Transnational Law

    This book is a companion volume to Human Rights and the Private Sphere: A Comparative Study Volumes 1 and 2, which analysed the effect of human rights on private relationships in a range of democratic jurisdictions around the world. This book looks at a number of additional important...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Multinational Integration, Cultural Identity and Regional Self-Government

    Comparative Experiences for Tibet

    Edited by Roberto Toniatti, Jens Woelk

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    Multinational Integration, Cultural Identity and Regional Self-Government assesses the current state of the international theory and practice of autonomy in order to pursue the possibility for regional self-government in Tibet. Initiated by a workshop, and roundtable with political representatives...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Judge and the Proportionate Use of Discretion

    A Comparative Administrative Law Study

    Edited by Sofia Ranchordás, Boudewijn de Waard

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    This book examines different legal systems and analyses how the judge in each of them performs a meaningful review of the proportional use of discretionary powers by public bodies. Although the proportionality test is not equally deep-rooted in the literature and case-law of France, Germany, the...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge