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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 42 new and published books in the subject of Jurisprudence & Philosophy of Law — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. The Land is the Source of the Law

    A Dialogic Encounter with Indigenous Jurisprudence

    By C.F. Black

    Series: Discourses of Law

    The Land is the Source of Law brings an inter-jurisdictional dimension to the field of indigenous jurisprudence: comparing Indigenous legal regimes in New Zealand, the USA and Australia, it offers a ‘dialogical encounter with an Indigenous jurisprudence’ in which individuals are ...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge-Cavendish

  2. Global Perspectives on the Rule of Law

    Edited by James J. Heckman, Robert L. Nelson, Lee Cabatingan

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    Global Perspectives on the Rule of Law is a collection of original research on the rule of law from a panel of leading economists, political scientists, legal scholars, sociologists and historians. The chapters critically analyse the meaning and foundations of the rule of law and its relationship...

    Published July 12th 2010 by Routledge-Cavendish

  3. 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 21st 2009 by Routledge-Cavendish

  4. Arguing About Law

    Edited by Aileen Kavanagh, John Oberdiek

    Series: Arguing About Philosophy

    Arguing about Law introduces philosophy of law in an accessible and engaging way. The reader covers a wide range of topics, from general jurisprudence, law, the state and the individual, to topics in normative legal theory, as well as the theoretical foundations of public and private law. In...

    Published December 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. The Eye of the Law

    Two Essays on Legal History

    By Michael Stolleis

    Series: Birkbeck Law Press

    Written by the eminent German legal historian, Michael Stolleis, these two ‘Essays on Legal History’ offer an original and compelling history of the symbolism through which law is characterised as being 'above' us. In ‘The Eye of the Law’, the history of this metaphor is followed from...

    Published September 17th 2008 by Birkbeck Law Press

  6. Law, Antisemitism and the Holocaust

    By David Seymour

    Whilst an increasing amount of attention is being paid to law's connection or involvement with National Socialism, less attention is focused upon thinking through the links between law and the emergence of antisemitism. As a consequence, antisemitism is presented as a pre-existent given, as...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  7. Constitutions

    Writing Nations, Reading Difference

    By Judith Pryor

    Series: Birkbeck Law Press

    Bringing a postcolonial perspective to UK constitutional debates and including a detailed and comparative engagement with the constitutions of Britain’s ex-colonies, this book is an original reflection upon the relationship between the written and the unwritten constitution. Can a nation have an...

    Published August 9th 2007 by Birkbeck Law Press

  8. Jurisprudence

    Themes and Concepts

    By Scott Veitch, Emilios Christodoulidis, Lindsay Farmer

    Jurisprudence: Themes and Concepts takes an innovative approach to the study of jurisprudence. Drawing together a range of specialists making original contributions, it provides a summary, analysis and critique of basic themes in, and major contributions to, the study of jurisprudence. The book...

    Published June 28th 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  9. Judicial Law-Making in Post-Soviet Russia

    By Alexander Vereshchagin

    A novel and incisive investigation of the role of judicial precedents and customs in Russian law, this book examines the trends in the development of judge-made law in Russian civil law since the demise of the Soviet Union. Exploring the interrelated propositions that a certain creative element is...

    Published May 31st 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  10. Human Rights and Empire

    The Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism

    By Costas Douzinas

    Erudite and timely, this book is a key contribution to the renewal of radical theory and politics. Addressing the paradox of a contemporary humanitarianism that has abandoned politics in favour of combating evil, Douzinas, a leading scholar and author in the field of human rights and...

    Published March 22nd 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

Forthcoming Books

  1. Deleuze & Guattari: Emergent Law
    By Jamie Murray
    To Be Published October 10th 2014
  2. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Law
    Edited by Andrei Marmor
    To Be Published October 20th 2014
  3. Strange Gods: Legal Theology in a Modern Age
    By Peter Fitzpatrick
    To Be Published December 29th 2014
  4. Law as a Human Science
    By Panu Minkkinen
    To Be Published December 30th 2014
  5. Spinoza, Right and Absolute Freedom
    By Stephen Connelly
    To Be Published January 14th 2015

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