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Private / Civil law: general works books

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Regulating Risk Through Private Law by Matthew Dyson Regulating Risk Through Private Law

This volume sets out, for nine significant legal systems, an overarching conception of risk in legal theory, particularly of the linked role of risk-taking in generating liability and in liability regulating risk.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2018

Law and the Unconscious A Psychoanalytic Perspective by Anne C. Dailey Law and the Unconscious A Psychoanalytic Perspective

How do we bring the law into line with people's psychological experience?
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/01/2018

People and Buildings: Comparative Housing Law by Julian Sidoli People and Buildings: Comparative Housing Law

People and Buildings: Comparative Housing Law is the second volume in the Studies in Housing Law series that seeks to examine the many facets of housing law from a variety of academic and professional perspectives.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/12/2017

Transboundary Water Cooperation Principles, Practice and Prospects for China and Its Neighbours by Patricia (Xiamen University, China) Wouters Transboundary Water Cooperation Principles, Practice and Prospects for China and Its Neighbours
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China and its neighbours face a series of water security issues, in which international law plays a vital role. Paramount to both policymakers and researchers in the field of water law, the current status of transboundary water cooperation schemes and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

Bar Review Companion by Author, Author Bar Review Companion
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A compilation of pertinent and updated &quote;black letter&quote; laws that are part of the official Philippine bar examination coverage and corresponding sections of laws that have been subject of previous bar examination questions. There are also certain important laws which,...
Format: eBook - Released: 22/09/2017

The History of the Supreme Court of the United States by William M. (Syracuse University, New York) Wiecek The History of the Supreme Court of the United States
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A history of the United States Supreme Court between 1941 and 1953.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/09/2017

Primary EU Law and Private Law Concepts by Hans-Wolfgang Micklitz Primary EU Law and Private Law Concepts

Primary EU Law and Private Law Concepts explores the interplay between approaches and legal concepts of private law, including property rights law, by primary EU law, particularly internal market law.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

Man Against Man Civil Law at Work by Richard Deming Man Against Man Civil Law at Work


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

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A Matter of Justice Legal System in Ferment by Professor Michael, QC Zander A Matter of Justice Legal System in Ferment
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Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

From Personal Life to Private Law by John (University of Oxford) Gardner From Personal Life to Private Law

The book examines the philosophical foundations of private law, arguing that the foremost preoccupations of the law of obligations are grounded in and pervade the personal lives of individuals.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/04/2018

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Transfer of Immovables in European Private Law by Luz M. Martinez Velencoso Transfer of Immovables in European Private Law

This volume explores the law relating to the transfer of immovables in seventeen countries within Europe.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/05/2017

Private Law and the Internal Market Direct Horizontal Effect of the Treaty Provisions on Free Movement by Roel Van Leuken Private Law and the Internal Market Direct Horizontal Effect of the Treaty Provisions on Free Movement

This book discusses the possible reach of the influence of the TFEU provisions on free movement of goods, persons, services and capital on legal relationships between individuals ('horizontal' legal relationships). It then formulates a private law reaction to this so-called...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/05/2017

Law in the Risk Society by Ubaldus De Vries Law in the Risk Society

In this volume, academics and lawyers from around the world engage in one of the first comprehensive interrogations of the impact of risk society theory on law and legal scholarship.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2017

Children and the Law in the Netherlands A Comparative Introduction by Ido Weijers Children and the Law in the Netherlands A Comparative Introduction

This book gives a very brief introduction to the extensive field of Dutch juvenile law.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2017

Legal aid in crisis Assessing the impact of reform by Sarah Moore, Alex Newbury Legal aid in crisis Assessing the impact of reform
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This book is the first to evaluate the recent reforms of UK legal aid from a social policy perspective and assess their impact on family law courts and advocacy. It argues that the reforms effectively `delawyerise' disputes, producing a more...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/04/2017

Cases, Materials and Text on European Law and Private Law by Arthur Hartkamp Cases, Materials and Text on European Law and Private Law

This Casebook deals with the horizontal effects of EU law, which is to say its effects on relationships between individuals. To a large extent, these effects have been created by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/03/2017

European Standardisation of Services and its Impact on Private Law Paradoxes of Convergence by Barend van Leeuwen European Standardisation of Services and its Impact on Private Law Paradoxes of Convergence

With the New Approach, the EU has incorporated European standardisation in its regulatory approach to improve the free movement of goods. Such a New Approach does not exist for services. Nevertheless, a significant number of European services standards have been...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/02/2017

Gender and Equality in Muslim Family Law Justice and Ethics in the Islamic Legal Tradition by Ziba Mir-Hosseini, Kari Vogt Gender and Equality in Muslim Family Law Justice and Ethics in the Islamic Legal Tradition
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Gender equality is a modern ideal, which has only recently, with the expansion of human rights and feminist discourses, become inherent to generally accepted conceptions of justice. In Islam, as in other religious traditions, the idea of equality between men...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2017

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