1. Research Handbooks on Globalisation and the Law series

    Elgar Research Handbooks are original reference works designed to provide a broad overview of research in a given field, while at the same time creating a forum for more challenging, critical examination of complex and often under-explored issues within that field. Chapters by international contributors are specially commissioned by the editors, who carefully balance breadth and depth. Often widely cited, they present expert scholarly analysis and offer a vital reference point for advanced research. Taken as a whole they achieve a wide-ranging picture of the state-of-the-art. The volumes in this series examine the legal dimensions of issues arising out of an increasingly globalized world. Edited by leading scholars in their respective fields, they explore notions of global justice and global development along with the complexities of international institutions and private actors operating on a global stage. Taking as their common thread the impact of globalization on the world in which we live, they are unrivaled in their blend of critical, substantive analysis and synthesis of contemporary research. Each Research Handbook stands alone as an invaluable source of reference for all scholars of globalization. Whether used as an information resource on key topics or as a platform for advanced study, volumes in this series will become definitive scholarly reference works in the field.

Books in this series

TOTAL: 8
  1. Research Handbook on Transnational Crime

    Research Handbook on Transnational Crime

    Edited by Valsamis Mitsilegas, Saskia Hufnagel, Anton Moiseienko
    This Research Handbook on Transnational Crime is an interdisciplinary, up-to-date guide to this growing field, written by an international cohort of leading scholars and experts. It covers all the major areas of transnational crime, providing a well-rounded, detailed discussion of each topic, and includes chapters focusing on responses to transnational crime in specific regions. Learn More
    2019   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  2. Research Handbook on Global Health Law

    Research Handbook on Global Health Law

    Edited by Gian Luca Burci, Brigit Toebes
    The effect of Globalization on health has attracted the attention of scholars and policy makers across multiple disciplines. A key concern is the regulation of international health protection, and in particular the use of international health instruments and the complex interaction between international law and health considerations. For the first time, a group of law and policy scholars have analysed these issues, drawing on knowledge from their respective fields. The resulting book provides comprehensive coverage of contemporary issues in global health law and governance. Learn More
    2018   Hardback Price: $ 260.00   Web: $ 234.00
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  3. Handbook on Global Constitutionalism

    Handbook on Global Constitutionalism

    Edited by Anthony F. Lang, Antje Wiener
    This Handbook introduces scholars and students to the history, philosophy, and evidence of global constitutionalism. Contributors provide their insights from law, politics, international relations, philosophy, and history, drawing on diverse frameworks and empirical data sets. Across them all, however, is a recognition that the international order cannot be understood without an understanding of constitutional theory. The Handbook will define this field of inquiry for the next generation by bringing together some of the leading contemporary scholars. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 270.00   Web: $ 243.00
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  4. Research Handbook on Transnational Corporations

    Research Handbook on Transnational Corporations

    Edited by Alice de Jonge, Roman Tomasic
    Transnational corporations (TNCs) have moved to the forefront of regulatory governance both within states and in the international arena. The Research Handbook on Transnational Corporations provides expert background commentary and up-to-date insights into regulatory frameworks impacting on TNCs at global, industry and national levels. Written by global experts in their field, this unique collection of essays provides in-depth understanding of how the forces of globalisation affect the world’s largest corporations, and how those corporations, in turn, shape globalisation. Learn More
    2017   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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  5. Research Handbook on Global Administrative Law

    Research Handbook on Global Administrative Law

    Edited by Sabino Cassese
    This Handbook explores the main themes and topics of the emerging field of Global Administrative Law with contributions by leading scholars and experts from universities and organizations around the world. The variety of the subjects addressed and the internationality of the Handbook’s perspectives make for a truly global and multi-dimensional view of the field. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 310.00   Web: $ 279.00
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    2017   Paperback Price: $ 69.95   Web: $ 55.96
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  6. Research Handbook on Political Economy and Law

    Research Handbook on Political Economy and Law

    Edited by Ugo Mattei, John D. Haskell
    Events such as the global financial crisis have helped reveal that the drivers and contours of governance on a national and international level remain a mystery in many respects. Set in this context, this timely Research Handbook is the first to explicitly address the constitutive relationship between law and political economy. With scholarly contributions from diverse disciplinary and geographic backgrounds, this authoritative book covers, in three parts, topics surrounding money and markets, the relations of organization, and commodities, land and resources. Learn More
    2016   Hardback Price: $ 305.00   Web: $ 274.50
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    2017   Paperback Price: $ 65.00   Web: $ 52.00
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  7. Handbook on the Law of Cultural Heritage and International Trade

    Handbook on the Law of Cultural Heritage and International Trade

    Edited by James A.R. Nafziger, Robert Kirkwood Paterson
    This Handbook offers a collection of original writings by leading scholars and practitioners in the exciting, rapidly developing field of cultural heritage law. The detailed essays are the product of a multi-year project of the Committee on Cultural Heritage Law of the International Law Association. Learn More
    2014   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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    2016   Paperback Price: $ 69.95   Web: $ 55.96
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  8. Research Handbook on Global Justice and International Economic Law

    Research Handbook on Global Justice and International Economic Law

    Edited by John Linarelli
    The fairness of institutions of global economic governance ranks among the most pressing issues of our time. Most approaches to understanding the complex structure of treaties and intergovernmental organizations such as the WTO tend to uncritically accept an economic focus, highlighting gains from trade and the merits of progressive trade and investment liberalization. While the economic arguments are compelling, other ways of thinking about the roles of these institutions have received less attention. The Research Handbook fills this gap by offering a substantial interdisciplinary examination of the normative and policy underpinnings of the international economic order. Learn More
    2013   Hardback Price: $ 221.00   Web: $ 198.90
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    2015   Paperback Price: $ 65.00   Web: $ 52.00
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