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Forthcoming Socio-Legal Studies Books

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  1. Gender, Violence, and Law

    By Melanie Randall

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    The law has been the major site of advocacy, reform efforts and social change in relation to a variety of complex social problems. Gendered violence is one of them. After nearly three decades of advocacy and law reform, what can we understand about current legal responses to, and engagement with,...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Indigeneity - Before and Beyond the Law

    By Kathleen Birrell

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and the Law

    As both a local and global discourse, myriad expressions of indigeneity and multiple indigeneities are evident in both literature and law. This book is concerned with the contrasting juridical narratives of the coloniser and the colonised – specifically, of non-Indigenous and Indigenous law – and...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Lex Amicitia: An Anthropology of the Law of Amity

    By Peter Goodrich

    Lex Amicitia draws a long history of the law of friendship – from Aristotle to Derrida – into a contemporary context: scouring the backrooms, bars and ill-lit alcoves, the corridors and side-rooms where the interior engine of institutional decisions operates. The intimate public sphere is fueled by...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. Law and the Passions

    A Discrete History

    By Julia Shaw

    Although the connection of law, passion and emotion has become an established focus in legal scholarship, the extent to which emotion has always been, and continues to be, a significant influence in informing legal reasoning, decision-making, decision-avoidance and legal judgment – rather than an...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Law Unlimited

    By Margaret Davies

    Series: Social Justice

    This book engages with the traditional questions of legal theory but its analysis rests on the contention that ‘law’ is not confined to the state. Despite the increasing range of contemporary approaches to law, nearly all legal theory maintains the presumption that ‘the legal’ is essentially,...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Subversive Property

    Law and the Production of Spaces of Belonging

    By Sarah Keenan

    Series: Social Justice

    This book explores the relationship between space, subjectivity, and property in order to invert conventional socio-legal understandings of property. Moreover, Sarah Keenan demonstrates that new political possibilities for property may be unveiled by thinking about property in terms of space and...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. Doping and Public Health

    Edited by Göran Svedsäter, Arne Ljungqvist, Nader Ahmadi

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Violence Against Women in Legally Plural settings

    Experiences and Lessons from the Andes

    By Anna Barrera

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    This book addresses a growing area of concern for scholars and development practitioners: discriminatory gender norms in legally plural settings. Focusing specifically on indigenous women, this book analyzes how they, often in alliance with supporters and allies, have sought to improve their access...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge