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Forthcoming Socio-Legal Studies Books

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  1. Crime, Violence and Visibility

    Gendering Understandings of Violence, Disorder and Protest in England and Wales 1784-2010

    By Judith Rowbotham

    Series: Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

    Though there has been much work on the change in attitudes towards violence since the late eighteenth century, little attention has been paid to the gendered profile of its development or the consequent differential cultural understandings of criminality manifested by men and women, as well as...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  2. Beyond the Negligence Paradigm

    Developing a Regulatory Ergonomic Approach to Error and Injury

    By Nicolette Priaulx

    Beyond the Negligence Paradigm offers a novel engagement with key problems and failings which have long been identified with the operation of the negligence system. Connecting a broad range of critical approaches in private legal theory that laments the disconnection between negligence and the '...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Redressing Everyday Discrimination

    The Weakness and Potential of Anti-Discrimination Law

    By Karla Perez Portilla

    This book examines the harm that ‘everyday’ discrimination can cause and proposes ways in which it can be redressed. Extreme forms of demeaning representation, such as violent pornography and incitement to hatred, have been significantly addressed in law. Everyday images and messages – in...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  5. Regulating Sex After Aids

    Queer Risks and Contagion Politics

    By Neil Cobb

    Series: Social Justice

    This book sheds new light on the complex relationship between criminal liability, sexuality and public health in the era of Aids. It analyses, in particular, the role of public health arguments, and the language of ‘sexual rights’, in legal struggles aimed at decriminalising certain forms of ‘risky...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Homicide, Gender and Responsibility

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Legal Frameworks for Transparency in Water Utilities Regulation

    A Comparative Perspective

    By Mohamad Mova Al'Afghani

    Transparency in the regulation of water utilities is essential in order to ensure quality and fairness. This book explores and compares different regulatory arrangements in the water utilities sectors in three jurisdictions: England (UK), Victoria (Australia) and Jakarta (Indonesia),...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. ValueMaking in International Economic Law and Regulation

    Alternative Possibilities

    By Donatella Alessandrini

    This book examines the contemporary production of economic value in today’s financial economies. Much of the regulatory response to the 2007 financial crisis has been based on the assumption that curbing the speculative ‘excesses’ of the financial sphere is a necessary and sufficient condition for...

    To Be Published March 31st 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. The Politics of Legality in a Neoliberal Age

    Edited by Ben Golder, Daniel McLoughlin

    The proposed volume is the first to address the relationship between law and neoliberalism. Assembling work from established and emerging legal scholars, political theorists, philosophers, historians and sociologists from around the world, including the Americas, Australia, Europe and the United...

    To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Routledge