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  1. Public Procurement Policy

    Edited by Gustavo Piga, Tunde Tatrai

    Series: The Economics of Legal Relationships

    Appropriate laws and regulations are an essential tool to direct the action of procurers toward the public good and avoid corruption and misallocation of resources. Common laws and regulations across regions, nations and continents potentially allow for the further opening of markets and ventures...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Decolonising Indigenous Child Welfare

    Comparative Perspectives

    By Terri Libesman

    During the past decade, a remarkable transference of responsibility to Indigenous children’s organisation has taken place in many parts of Australia, Canada, the USA and New Zealand. It has been influenced by Indigenous peoples’ human rights advocacy at national and international levels, by claims...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Networks of Power in Digital Copyright Law and Policy

    Political Salience, Expertise and the Legislative Process

    By Benjamin Farrand

    In this book, Benjamin Farrand employs an interdisciplinary approach that combines legal analysis with political theory to explore the development of copyright law in the EU. Farrand utilises Foucault’s concept of Networks of Power and Culpepper’s Quiet Politics to assess the adoption and...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Religion in the British Constitution

    Liberty and Limitation

    By Javier García Oliva, Helen Hall

    Series: Law and Religion

    The main aim of this book is to demonstrate that the religious dimension of the British Constitution is a characteristic which operates to safeguard individual liberties, whilst fostering a dynamic and inclusive pattern of national life. Oliva and Hall challenge the view that separation between...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Detecting Doping in Sport

    By Stephen Moston, Terry Engelberg

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

    The book explores the changing landscape of anti-doping investigations, which now largely centre on the collection of intelligence about doping through processes such as surveillance, interviews with witnesses and interrogation of athletes. It examines why and how investigative processes, hitherto...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. The Law and the Dead

    By Heather Conway

    The burial of the dead is a compelling and emotive subject which also raises increasingly complex legal issues. This book focuses on the substantive laws around disposal of the recently deceased and associated issues around their post-mortem fate. The book looks primarily at the laws and related...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  7. International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation offers a comprehensive overview of the established themes and emergent debates relating to the abuse and victimization of children. Highlighting key areas of global concern, and illustrated with detailed case studies of important developments, Julia...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  8. A Genealogy of Public Security

    The Theory and History of Modern Police Powers

    By Giuseppe Campesi

    There are many histories of the police as a law-enforcement institution, but no genealogy of the police as a form of power. This book provides a genealogy of the modern police by tracing the evolution of ‘police science’ and of police institutions in Europe, from the ancien régime to the early 19th...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Law, Immunization and the Right to Die

    By Jennifer Hardes

    Law, Immunization and the Right to Die focuses on the urgent matter of legal appeals and judicial decisions on assisted death. Drawing on key cases from the United Kingdom and Canada, the book focuses on the problematic paternalism of legal decisions that currently deny assisted dying and questions...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Ageing, Gender and Sexuality

    Equality in Later Life

    By Sue Westwood

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    To Be Published May 31st 2016 by Routledge

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