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New and Published Books

  1. Legal English

    4th Edition

    By Rupert Haigh

    English is the dominant language of international business relations, and a good working knowledge of the language is essential for today’s legal or business professional. Written with the needs of both practitioners and students in mind, Legal English provides a comprehensive and highly practical...

    Published February 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Company Law

    By Chris Shepherd, Ann Ridley

    Series: Key Facts Key Cases

    Key Facts Key Cases Company Law will ensure you grasp the main concepts of your Company Law module with ease. This book explains the facts and associated case law for: - Shares - Capital Maintenance - Failure and Liquidation - Directors - Borrowing Ann Ridley is Interim Dean, Business and...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Excursions in the Law

    By Peter Heerey

    In 40 years as a barrister and judge Peter Heerey AM QC has observed and sometimes taken part in memorable legal events. This work is partly a collection of recollections; a murder trial, a Privy Council appeal, the leading High Court decision on the liability for barristers’ negligence and the...

    Published September 25th 2014 by Federation Press

  4. Enhancing Legislative Drafting in the Commonwealth

    A Wealth of Innovation

    Edited by Helen Xanthaki

    Legislation has traditionally been viewed as a text addressed to and used by lawyers and judges. But with enhanced accessibility via electronic publication of legislation in many Commonwealth jurisdictions, drafters "speak" not only to lawyers and judges, but also to untrained users. This shift of...

    Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Guide to Working in Criminal Justice

    Employability skills and careers in the Criminal Justice sector

    By Ester Ragonese, Anne Rees, Jo Ives, Terry Dray

    Every year thousands of people compete for employment in the UK. Employability and the ability to demonstrate the skills, attributes and behaviours required in a full-time job have become integral to securing employment and developing a career. This book aims to offer a one-stop guide to becoming...

    Published September 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Rhetoric and Discourse in Supreme Court Oral Arguments

    Sensemaking in Judicial Decisions

    By Ryan Malphurs

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    While legal scholars, psychologists, and political scientists commonly voice their skepticism over the influence oral arguments have on the Court’s voting pattern, this book offers a contrarian position focused on close scrutiny of the justices’ communication within oral arguments. Malphurs...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Human Rights Rhetoric

    Traditions of Testifying and Witnessing

    Edited by Arabella Lyon, Lester C Olson

    Rhetoric scholars have articulated diverse approaches to both civil and human rights as political, ethical, and academic discourses. “Traditions of Testifying and Witnessing” initiates important interdisciplinary conversations within human rights rhetoric concerning the construction of rights...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The English Legal System

    2014-2015, 15th Edition

    By Gary Slapper, David Kelly

    Slapper and Kelly’s The English Legal System explains and critically assesses how our law is made and applied. Annually updated, this authoritative textbook clearly describes the legal rules of England and Wales and their collective influence as a sociocultural institution. This latest edition of...

    Published April 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Law Made Simple

    13th Edition

    By David Barker

    Are you studying for an A-Level in Law? Are you thinking about reading Law or a related subject at university? Or maybe you already have a place at Law School? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of the above or if you have a general interest in how the Law works, Law Made Simple is the perfect...

    Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Unlocking the English Legal System

    4th Edition

    By Rebecca Huxley-Binns, Jacqueline Martin

    Series: Unlocking the Law

    Knowledge of the English legal system is the cornerstone to every law degree in England and Wales. UNLOCKING THE ENGLISH LEGAL SYSTEM will ensure that you grasp the main concepts with ease, providing you with an essential foundation to your learning. This fourth edition is fully up to date with...

    Published February 11th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Optimize Criminal Law
    By John Hendy, Odette Hutchinson
    To Be Published March 26th 2015
  2. The English Legal System: 2015-2016, 16th Edition
    By Gary Slapper, David Kelly
    To Be Published July 3rd 2015
  3. A Critical Introduction to Law, 4th Edition
    By Wade Mansell
    To Be Published July 8th 2015
  4. Optimize Tort Law
    By Karen Counsell
    To Be Published August 8th 2015
  5. Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning, 4th Edition
    By Sharon Hanson
    To Be Published August 17th 2015

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