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  1. Wickedness and Crime

    Laws of Homicide and Malice

    By Penny Crofts

    Series: Discourses of Law

    The criminal legal system defines and authoritatively enacts the boundaries of permissible and impermissible behaviour, with a focus on that which is prohibited or transgressive. Wickedness and Crime: Laws of Homicide and Malice seeks to expose the ways in which criminal law communicates and...

    Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Historical Foundations of Australian Law - Volume I

    Institutions, Concepts and Personalities

    By Justin Gleeson, James Watson, Ruth Higgins

    The history underlying and informing the Australian legal system is a uniquely interesting amalgam of English, American and local developments. It is often poorly understood – not least because there are no modern counterparts to this volume and its companion on commercial law. But, as Holmes long...

    Published July 25th 2013 by Federation Press

  3. Historical Foundations of Australian Law - Volume II

    Commercial Common Law

    Edited by Justin Gleeson, James Watson, Elisabeth Peden

    Questions arising in commercial law require an understanding of legal history, no differently from any other area of law, and, as the High Court observed in Andrews v ANZ [2012] HCA 30 at [14], what is needed is more than a “brief backward glance�. These essays provide a suite of materials to...

    Published July 25th 2013 by Federation Press

  4. Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment

    By Thalia Anthony

    Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment examines criminal sentencing courts’ changing characterisations of Indigenous peoples’ identity, culture and postcolonial status. Focusing largely on Australian Indigenous peoples, but drawing also on the Canadian experiences, Thalia Anthony critically...

    Published July 1st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Construction Claims

    By Davenport Phillip, Helen Durham

    Statutory compulsory rapid adjudication has now spread to all States, the Northern Territory and the ACT. The number of construction claims determined by adjudicators far exceeds the number determined by courts. This has been an important consideration in the writing of this third edition. In the...

    Published June 18th 2013 by Federation Press

  6. Government Contracts

    Federal, State and Local

    By Nicholas Seddon

    Government Contracts 5th edition is the new edition of a work that has now been in existence for some seventeen years. It is Australia’s definitive legal text on all levels of government contracting, which focuses on the legal issues that may arise in connection with government contracts and...

    Published June 13th 2013 by Federation Press

  7. Securities Over Personality

    First published in 2013. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 20th 2013 by Federation Press

  8. Stewart's Guide to Employment Law

    4th Edition

    By Andrew Stuart

    This new edition includes extensive references to the outcomes of the 2012 Fair Work Act Review. It details changes already made by the Fair Work Amendment Act 2012 (including the renaming of Fair Work Australia as the Fair Work Commission) and explains further reforms proposed by the Review that...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Federation Press

  9. Ethics and Law for the Health Professions

    4th Edition

    By Ian Kerridge, Michael Lowe, Cameron Stewart

    Ethics and Law for the Health Professions is a cross-disciplinary, medico-legal book whose previous editions have been widely used by students, teachers and practitioners in the health professions and in law. This fourth edition has been extensively revised and updated to take account of...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Federation Press

  10. Funding the Future

    Financial Sustainability and Infrastructure Finance in Australian Local Government

    By Brian Dollery, Michael Kortt, Bligh James Grant

    For the past several decades, Australian local government has faced relentless financial pressures. In attempting to maintain service levels, most local authorities have invested too little in local infrastructure maintenance and renewal. The main symptom of this malaise has been a burgeoning...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Federation Press