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New and Published Books

  1. Excursions in the Law

    By Peter Heerey

    Published September 24th 2014 by Federation Press

  2. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 29th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Optimize Equity and Trusts

    By Judith Riches

    Series: Optimize

    ‘[Optimize is] ideal for undergraduate students at all levels. The content is of a high standard, easy to read and understand. The materials are very catching and easy on the eye making it easy to read and digest the materials…an essential study tool for all law students' - George Ellison, Derby...

    Published January 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Women, Judging and the Judiciary

    From Difference to Diversity

    By Erika Rackley

    Women, Judging and the Judiciary examines debates about gender representation in the judiciary and the importance of judicial diversity. It offers a fresh look at the role of the (woman) judge and the process of judging and provides a new analysis of the assumptions which underpin and constrain...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by Routledge-Cavendish

Forthcoming Books

  1. Optimize Tort Law
    By Karen Counsell
    To Be Published December 7th 2014
  2. Optimize Criminal Law
    By John Hendy, Odette Hutchinson
    To Be Published January 12th 2015
  3. Company Law
    By Chris Shepherd, Ann Ridley
    To Be Published January 15th 2015
  4. Legal English, 4th Edition
    By Rupert Haigh
    To Be Published February 5th 2015
  5. Unlocking Legal Learning, 4th Edition
    By Chris Turner, Jo Boylan-Kemp
    To Be Published February 28th 2015

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