1. Research Handbooks in Law and Politics

    Research Handbooks within this series provide state-of-the-art analysis of discreet areas of research that sit at the intersection of law and political science. Through exploring the legal aspects of political science and the impact of politics on the formation and application of the law this series acts as a platform for cutting-edge interdisciplinary research. The Research Handbooks explore legal and political science approaches to key topics and domains, such as: the actions of legal institutions, the application of the law, judicial politics, constitutions, global governance, law and political theory, democracy, diplomacy, and federalism, among others. Edited by leading scholars in their respective fields, volumes bring together authors with diverse expertise to provide rounded analysis of the substantive issue at hand. Due to the interdisciplinary nature of the series, the volumes within will not only act as valuable resources to those researching the nexus of law and politics but also provide new insights for those whose area of focus sits within either of the respective fields. The research presented will make significant new contributions to existing debates within the broadening study of law and political science whilst also acting as a starting point for fresh analysis.

Books in this series

  1. Research Handbook on the Ombudsman

    Research Handbook on the Ombudsman

    Edited by Marc Hertogh, Richard Kirkham
    The public sector ombudsman has become one of the most important administrative justice institutions in many countries around the world. This international and interdisciplinary Research Handbook brings together leading scholars and practitioners to discuss the state-of-the-art of ombudsman research. It uses new empirical studies and competing theoretical explanations to critically examine important aspects of the ombudsman’s work. This comprehensive Handbook is of value to academics designing future ombudsman studies and practitioners and policymakers in understanding the future challenges of the ombudsman. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 315.00   Web: $ 283.50
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