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  1. Rethinking Law as Process

    Creativity, Novelty, Change

    By James MacLean

    Rethinking Law as Process draws on insights from 'process philosophy' in order to rethink the nature of legal decision-making. While there have been significant developments in the application of ‘process’ thought across a number of disciplines, little notice has been taken of Whiteheadian...

    Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Aboriginal Tent Embassy

    Sovereignty, Black Power, Land Rights and the State

    Edited by Gary Foley, Andrew Schaap, Edwina Howell

    The 1972 Aboriginal Embassy was one of the most significant indigenous political demonstrations of the twentieth century. What began as a simple response to a Prime Ministerial statement on Australia Day 1972, evolved into a six-month political stand-off between radical Aboriginal activists and a...

    Published July 1st 2013 by Routledge

  3. Law, Human Agency and Autonomic Computing

    The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology

    Edited by Mireille Hildebrandt, Antoinette Rouvroy

    Law, Human Agency and Autonomic Computing interrogates the legal implications of the notion and experience of human agency implied by the emerging paradigm of autonomic computing, and the socio-technical infrastructures it supports. The development of autonomic computing and ambient...

    Published June 25th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Privacy, Due Process and the Computational Turn

    The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology

    Edited by Mireille Hildebrandt, Katja de Vries

    Privacy, Due process and the Computational Turn: The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology engages with the rapidly developing computational aspects of our world including data mining, behavioural advertising, iGovernment, profiling for intelligence, customer relationship management,...

    Published May 24th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Moral Accountability and International Criminal Law

    Holding Agents of Atrocity Accountable to the World

    By Kirsten Fisher

    This book examines international criminal law from a normative perspective and lays out how responsible agents, individuals and the collectives they comprise, ought to be held accountable to the world for the commission of atrocity. The author provides criteria for determining the kinds of actions...

    Published April 15th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Law and Art

    Justice, Ethics and Aesthetics

    Edited by Oren Ben-Dor

    In engaging with the full range of 'the arts', contributors to this volume consider the relationship between law, justice, the ethical and the aesthetic. Art continually informs the ethics of a legal theory concerned to address how theoretical abstractions and concrete oppressions overlook...

    Published February 20th 2013 by Routledge-Cavendish

  7. Human Rights and Constituent Power

    Without Model or Warranty

    By Illan rua Wall

    With the emergence of modern human rights in the Universal Declaration, what remained of a radical political potential of the discourse withdrew: statism and individualism became its authorised foundations and the possibilities of other human rights traditions were denied. The strife that once lay...

    Published December 7th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Jacques Derrida: Law as Absolute Hospitality

    Law as Absolute Hospitality

    By Jacques de Ville

    Series: Nomikoi Critical Legal Thinkers

    Jacques Derrida: Law as Absolute Hospitality presents a comprehensive account and understanding of Derrida’s approach to law and justice. Through a detailed reading of Derrida’s texts, Jacques de Ville contends that it is only by way of Derrida's deconstruction of the metaphysics of presence, and...

    Published November 30th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Jurisdiction

    By Shaunnagh Dorsett, Shaun McVeigh

    Series: Critical Approaches to Law

    This book takes its cue from the observation that jurisdiction - as the speech of law - articulates or proclaims law. Without jurisdiction the law would be speechless, without authority and authorisation. So too would be critics who approach the law or want to live lawfully. As a field of legal...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge-Cavendish

  10. Jurisprudence

    Themes and Concepts, 2nd Edition

    By Scott Veitch, Emilios Christodoulidis, Lindsay Farmer

    Jurisprudence: Themes and Concepts offers an original introduction to, and critical analysis of, the central themes studied in jurisprudence courses. The book is presented in three parts each of which contains General Themes, Advanced Topics, tutorial questions and guidance on further reading:...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Law
    Edited by Andrei Marmor
    To Be Published October 28th 2014
  2. Spinoza, Right and Absolute Freedom
    By Stephen Connelly
    To Be Published February 16th 2015
  3. Law as a Human Science
    By Panu Minkkinen
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  4. Freedom, Autonomy and Privacy: Legal Personhood
    By Janice Richardson
    To Be Published June 1st 2015
  5. A Critical Introduction to Law, 4th Edition
    By Wade Mansell
    To Be Published June 1st 2015

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