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Forthcoming Socio-Legal Studies Books

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  1. Spaces of Justice

    Positions, Passages, Appropriations

    Edited by Chris Butler, Edward Mussawir

    Series: Space, Materiality and the Normative

    This book offers a unique collection of perspectives that together pursue deeper theoretical connections between space and justice than much current work within legal geography. Drawing on theoretical influences that include Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari, Henri Lefebvre, Gillian Rose, Elias...

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  2. Sexuality and the Politics of Rights in Southern Africa

    The Legacy of Venus Monstrosa

    By Oliver Phillips

    Exploring sexuality and what constitutes appropriate sexual behaviours in South Africa and Zimbabwe, this book views sexuality as an instrument of social regulation and traces the historical continuities between colonialism and current debates. The distinctly contrary ways that both countries have...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Harding: Law and Sexuality, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Rosie Harding

    Series: Critical Concepts in Law

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  4. Doping and Public Health

    Edited by Göran Svedsäter, Arne Ljungqvist, Nader Ahmadi

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  5. A Feminist Analysis of Mental Health Law

    Reconceptualising Rights

    By Claire Murray

    Most common law jurisdictions have a rights-based model of mental health law – whether procedural or substantive – and individual human rights have become the main normative element in mental health law. There is, however, a growing critical discourse on the nature of the current rights-based model...

    To Be Published March 20th 2016 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Comparative Indefinite Detention before and after 9/11:

    “Perverts,” “Terrorists,” and Business as Usual.

    By Penelope Pether

    Comparative Indefinite Detention explores indefinite detention before and since 9/11 in Britain, the US, Australia and Canada. Indefinite detention is visible in the contemporary U.S. system of mass incarceration just as it is in Guántanamo and other extra-territorial prisons. In this...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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