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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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...

    To Be Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    To Be Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    To Be Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Optimize Tort Law

    By Karen Counsell

    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...

    To Be Published December 7th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Optimize Criminal Law

    By John Hendy, Odette Hutchinson

    Series: Optimize

    The Optimize series is designed to show you how to apply your knowledge in assessment. These concise revision guides cover the most commonly taught topics, and provide you with the tools to: Understand the law and remember the details · using diagrams and tables throughout to demonstrate how the...

    To Be Published January 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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...

    To Be Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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...

    To Be Published February 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Unlocking Legal Learning

    4th Edition

    By Chris Turner, Jo Boylan-Kemp

    Series: Unlocking the Law

    Unlocking Legal Learning will provide you with a firm command of the key legal and academic skills you will need to be successful in studying law. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. A Critical Introduction to Law

    4th Edition

    By Wade Mansell

    This book challenges the usual introductions to the study of law. It argues that law is inherently political and reflects the interests of the few even while presenting itself as neutral. The clarity of the arguments are admirably suited to provoking discussions of the role of law in our...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Law as a Human Science

    By Panu Minkkinen

    Law as a Human Science argues for the reintroduction of crucial aspects of the humanist tradition in legal thinking. Interdisciplinary studies of law are now primarily understood as policy-oriented and socio-legal in their orientation; whilst the older ties between law and the humanities (with...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge