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Systems of law books

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The State and the Paradox of Customary Law in Africa by Markus Virgil Hoehne The State and the Paradox of Customary Law in Africa


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Building the Rule of Law in China Procedure, Discourse and Hermeneutic Community by Weidong Ji Building the Rule of Law in China Procedure, Discourse and Hermeneutic Community

After thirty years of Mao era (1949-1979) which was struggle-based, the Communist Party of China has begun to change its position as a pioneering revolutionary party, evolving into a universal ruling party that transcends class interests. Meanwhile, administrative and judicial...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/08/2017

The Foundation of the Juridico-Political Concept Formation in Hans Kelsen and Max Weber by John McGarry The Foundation of the Juridico-Political Concept Formation in Hans Kelsen and Max Weber

Hans Kelsen and Max Weber are conventionally understood as initiators not only of two distinct and opposing processes of concept formation, but also of two discrete and contrasting theoretical frameworks for the study of law. The Foundation of the Juridical-Political:...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/05/2017

The Foundations of Australian Public Law State, Power, Accountability by Anthony J. (Australian National University, Canberra) Connolly The Foundations of Australian Public Law State, Power, Accountability
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This text combines discrete areas of constitutional and administrative law to present Australian public law as a single, integrated body.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/05/2017

Legal Systems & Skills by Professor Scott (Director of Learning & Teaching, York Law School, University of York) Slorach, Judith (Associate Profe Embley Legal Systems & Skills
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This innovative text offers a combined approach, covering legal systems, skills, and employability to provide an academic and practical foundation for the study of law and life as a professional.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2017

Wrongful Convictions and the DNA Revolution Twenty-Five Years of Freeing the Innocent by Daniel S. Medwed Wrongful Convictions and the DNA Revolution Twenty-Five Years of Freeing the Innocent

This book examines the lessons learned from twenty-five years of using DNA to free innocent prisoners and identifies lingering challenges.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

The Principle of Legality in Australia and New Zealand by Dan Meagher The Principle of Legality in Australia and New Zealand

The principle of legality plays a key role in how courts identify and protect our common law rights. It also provides a rule for courts to interpret statutes in a rights protective way. This book is the first detailed analysis...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/03/2017

The Vantage of Law Its Role in Thinking about Law, Judging and Bills of Rights by James Allan The Vantage of Law Its Role in Thinking about Law, Judging and Bills of Rights

The premise of this book is that a shift of vantage will help elucidate various important issues of law related to judging, to bills of rights and to more abstract questions of legal philosophy. The work begins by focussing on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2016

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The Continuity of Legal Systems in Theory and Practice by Dr. Benjamin Spagnolo The Continuity of Legal Systems in Theory and Practice

The Continuity of Legal Systems in Theory and Practice examines a persistent and fascinating question about the continuity of legal systems: when is a legal system existing at one time the same legal system that exists at another time? The...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Litigating Religions An Essay on Human Rights, Courts, and Beliefs by Christopher (Professor of Human Rights and Equality Law, Queen's University Belfast) McCrudden Litigating Religions An Essay on Human Rights, Courts, and Beliefs
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Human rights literature has tended to exclude religious foundations from the realm of human rights. This has led to a lack of progress which confuses our understanding of the relationship between human rights and religion: this book argues that by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

Other books in this genre

The Jewish Law Annual by Boston University of Law The Institute of Jewish Law The Jewish Law Annual

The volume contains ten articles, including a penetrating analysis of the application of Jewish price fraud law to the workings of the present-day marketplace. Diverse in their scope and focus, the articles address legal, historical, textual, comparative and conceptual questions....
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2016

Institutes of Natural Law; Being the Substance of a Course of Lectures on Grotius de Jure Belli Et Pacis, Read in St. John's College Cambridge (1832) by T Rutherforth, Thomas Rutherforth Institutes of Natural Law; Being the Substance of a Course of Lectures on Grotius de Jure Belli Et Pacis, Read in St. John's College Cambridge (1832)
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Format: Hardback - Released: 27/04/2016

Jaina Law and Society by Peter Flugel Jaina Law and Society

The struggle for the legal recognition of the Jain community in India as a religious minority from 1992 onwards has generated a renewed interest in Jaina law and an intense debate on the question of Jain identity in the context...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/04/2016

The Mandate of Heaven and The Great Ming Code by Yonglin Jiang The Mandate of Heaven and The Great Ming Code

After overthrowing the Mongol Yuan dynasty, Zhu Yuanzhang, the founder of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), proclaimed that he had obtained the Mandate of Heaven (Tianming), enabling establishment of a spiritual orientation and social agenda for China. Zhu, emperor during the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2016

Customary Law Ascertained Volume 3. the Customary Law of the Nama, Ovaherero, Ovambanderu, and San Communities of Namibia by Manfred O Hinz Customary Law Ascertained Volume 3. the Customary Law of the Nama, Ovaherero, Ovambanderu, and San Communities of Namibia


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 29/01/2016

Introduction to Tribal Legal Studies by Justin B. Richland, Sarah Deer Introduction to Tribal Legal Studies
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In clear and straightforward language, Justin B. Richland and Sarah Deer discuss the history and structure of tribal justice systems; the scope of criminal and civil jurisdictions; and the various means by which the integrity of tribal courts is maintained....
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/12/2015

Introduction to Tribal Legal Studies by Justin B. Richland, Sarah Deer Introduction to Tribal Legal Studies
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In clear and straightforward language, Justin B. Richland and Sarah Deer discuss the history and structure of tribal justice systems; the scope of criminal and civil jurisdictions; and the various means by which the integrity of tribal courts is maintained....
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/12/2015

Jewish Law Annual by Benjamin Porat Jewish Law Annual

Volume 21 of The Jewish Law Annual adds to the growing list of articles on Jewish law that have been published in volumes 1- 20 of this series, providing English-speaking readers with scholarly articles presenting jurisprudential, historical, textual and comparative...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/12/2015

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