Ethics, Relationships and Power
Series: Social Justice
Anarchism & Sexuality aims to bring the rich and diverse traditions of anarchist thought and practice into contact with contemporary questions about the politics and lived experience of sexuality. Both in style and in content, it is conceived as a book that aims to question, subvert and...
Published April 18th 2011 by Routledge
Poverty Reduction Strategies, International Law and the Disciplining of Third World States
Governance through Development locates the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) framework within the broader context of international law and global governance, exploring its impact on third world state engagement with the global political economy and the international regulatory norms and...
Published February 6th 2011 by Routledge-Cavendish
Law as Absolute Hospitality
Series: Nomikoi Critical Legal Thinkers
Jacques Derrida: Law as Absolute Hospitality presents a comprehensive account and understanding of Derrida’s approach to law and justice. Through a detailed reading of Derrida’s texts, Jacques de Ville contends that it is only by way of Derrida's deconstruction of the metaphysics of presence, and...
Published August 17th 2011 by Routledge
New Environmental Foundations
Series: Law, Justice and Ecology
Law and Ecology: New Environmental Foundations contains a series of theoretical and applied perspectives on the connection between law and ecology, which together offer a radical and socially responsive foundation for environmental law. While its legal corpus grows daily, environmental law has not...
Published March 1st 2011 by Routledge
Lawyers and the Rule of Law in an Era of Globalization focuses on the national and transnational processes transforming both the rule of law and the role of lawyers. The book draws on a framework that emphasizes the relationship between the national and the international, the strategies of lawyers...
Published February 8th 2011 by Routledge
Legal Theory as Fiction
Series: Discourses of Law
Novel Judgements is a book about nineteenth century Anglo-American law and literature. But by redefining law as legal theory, Novel judgements departs from ‘socio-legal’ studies of law and literature, often dated in their focus on past lawyering and court processes. This texts ‘theoretical turn’...
Published September 7th 2011 by Routledge-Cavendish
The Meaning of Violence and Justice in the Everyday Policing of Johannesburg
Policing and Human Rights analyses the implementation of human rights standards, tracing them from the nodal points of their production in Geneva, through the board rooms of national police management and training facilities, to the streets of downtown Johannesburg. This book deals with how...
Published April 28th 2011 by Routledge
Arabesques & Entanglements
Series: Discourses of Law
Visualizing Law in the Age of the Digital Baroque explores the profound impact that visual digital technologies are having on the practice and theory of law. Today, lawyers, judges, and lay jurors face a vast array of visual evidence and visual argument. From videos documenting crimes and accidents...
Published June 16th 2011 by Routledge