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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 30 new and published major works in the subject of Law — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Islam

    Beliefs and Institutions

    By Henri Lammens

    In this book, originally published in 1929, Lammens is primarily concerned with the problem of Mohammad’s personality and prophetic career – one of the central issues of Islamic history. He argues that Mohammad’s career must be considered within the context of the urban and mercantile society...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Law and Institutions: Mini-set B 6 vols

    Routledge Library Editions: Islam

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Islam

    Originally published between 1925 and 1987 the volumes in this mini-set include works by J N D Anderson, Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, Austin Kennett, Henri Lammens and Alexander Russell....

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Bedouin Justice

    Law and Custom Among the Egyptian Bedouin

    By Austin Kennett

    This volume was originally published in 1925 and is a digest of the law and practice of the Bedouin Courts, together with an account of desert life and customs. ...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Muslim Law

    An Historical Introduction to the Law of Inheritance

    By Alexander David Russell

    This volume, orginally published in 1925, outlines the historical development of the Muslim law of inheritance in pre-Islamic Law. It discusses the ranking of heirs and guardians, reforms introduced by Muhammad, subsequent development of the law, and rise of the orthodox schools. ...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Law and Economics

    Edited by Nicholas Mercuro

    Series: Critical Concepts in Law

    Edited and introduced by a leading academic in the field, this is a new Routledge Major Work in the Critical Concepts in Law series. Law and Economics is a five-volume collection of canonical and cutting-edge research on the application of economic theory - primarily microeconomics and the basic...

    Published August 29th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Child Welfare

    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    Edited by Nick Frost

    Series: Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    This collection focuses on child welfare in its specific sense: welfare and social interventions with children and young people undertaken by State bodies or NGO's. The term 'child welfare' is deployed differently in diverse international settings. In the United Kingdom child welfare tends to refer...

    Published November 17th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Women, the Law, and the Workplace

    Edited by Sybil Lipschultz

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 16th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Children and the Law

    Edited by Janet W. Steverson

    Children of the Law reprints the most significant court cases affecting children in three key areas of American law, as well as most of the significant legal commentary surrounding these cases. Topics covered range from restrictions on gay and lesbian adoption and use of corporal punishment to a...

    Published May 30th 2002 by Routledge

  9. The State and the Schooling of Children

    Children and the Law

    Edited by Janet W. Steverson

    Series: Controversies in Constitutional Law

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 30th 2002 by Routledge

  10. The State as Child Protector

    Children and the Law

    Edited by Janet W. Steverson

    Series: Controversies in Constitutional Law

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 19th 2002 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. State Crime
    Edited by William Chambliss, Chris Moloney
    To Be Published September 11th 2014
  2. Forensic Psychology
    Edited by Jennifer M. Brown
    To Be Published November 9th 2014
  3. Jones and Sparks: Punishment, 4-vol. set
    Edited by Richard Jones, Richard Sparks
    To Be Published January 14th 2015
  4. International Criminal Law
    Edited by Antonio Cassese, Robert Cryer, Urmila Dé, Florian Jessberger, Salvatore Zappalà
    To Be Published March 14th 2015
  5. Davies: Property, 4-vol. set
    Edited by Margaret Davies
    To Be Published March 14th 2015

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