Legal Philosophy

  1. Add to Wish List Understanding Jus Cogens in International Law and International Legal Discourse

    Understanding Jus Cogens in International Law and International Legal Discourse

    Ulf Linderfalk
    Whilst the concept of jus cogens has grown increasingly more important in public international law, lawyers remain hugely divided both over what precisely confers a jus cogens status on a norm, and what this conferral implies in terms of...
    Hardback (2020)

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  2. Add to Wish List Authority in Transnational Legal Theory

    Authority in Transnational Legal Theory

    Edited by Roger Cotterrell, Maksymilian Del Mar
    The increasing transnationalisation of regulation – and social life more generally – challenges the basic concepts of legal and political theory today. One of the key concepts being so challenged is authority. This discerning book offers...
    Paperback (2019)

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    Hardback (2016)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Crisis in Global Ethics and the Future of Global Governance

    The Crisis in Global Ethics and the Future of Global Governance

    Edited by Peter Burdon, Klaus Bosselmann, Kirsten Engel
    This thought-provoking book stimulates dialogue and action on the role of global ethics in the governance of individual societies and the international order. Such inquiry is imperative given the extraordinary challenges that face the wo...
    Hardback (2019)

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  4. Add to Wish List The Quest for Rights

    The Quest for Rights

    Edited by Massimo La Torre, Leone Niglia, Mart Susi
    This discerning book explores the concept of human and fundamental rights, originating from the seminal work by the German legal scholar and constitutional lawyer Robert Alexy. Recognising the growing challenges to the idea of the univer...
    Hardback (2019)

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  5. Add to Wish List Rethinking Law and Language

    Rethinking Law and Language

    Jan M. Broekman
    The ‘law-language-law’ theme is deeply engraved in Occidental culture, more so than contemporary studies on the subject currently illustrate. This insightful book creates awareness of these cultural roots and shows how language and theme...
    Hardback (2019)

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  6. Add to Wish List Domesticating Kelsen

    Domesticating Kelsen

    Alexander Orakhelashvili
    There exists a genuine degree of scepticism as to whether Hans Kelsen’s pure theory of law can rationalise the intricacies of the English legal system. This ground-breaking book examines pertinent aspects of English law relating to const...
    Hardback (2019)

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  7. Add to Wish List The End of Law

    The End of Law

    David McIlroy
    The End of Law applies Augustine’s questions to modern legal philosophy as well as offering a critical theory of natural law that draws on Augustine’s ideas. McIlroy argues that such a critical natural law theory is: realistic but not cy...
    Hardback (2019)

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  8. Add to Wish List Law and Evil

    Law and Evil

    Wojciech Załuski
    Law and Evil presents an alternative evolutionary picture of man, focusing on the origins and nature of human evil, and demonstrating its useful application in legal-philosophical analyses. Using this representation of human nature, Wojc...
    Hardback (2018)

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  9. Add to Wish List Chinese Perspectives on the International Rule of Law

    Chinese Perspectives on the International Rule of Law

    Matthieu Burnay
    This insightful book investigates the historical, political, and legal foundations of the Chinese perspectives on the rule of law and the international rule of law. Building upon an understanding of the rule of law as an 'essentially con...
    Hardback (2018)

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  10. Add to Wish List Outsourcing the Law

    Outsourcing the Law

    Pauline Westerman
    Not only can services such as cleaning and catering be outsourced, but also governmental tasks such as making, applying and enforcing the law. Outsourcing the law is usually recommended for its cost-efficiency, flexibility, higher rates ...
    Hardback (2018)

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  11. Add to Wish List Autonomy and Self-determination

    Autonomy and Self-determination

    Edited by Peter Hilpold
    Europe has reached a crisis point, with the call for self-determination and more autonomy stronger than it ever has been. In this book, renowned international lawyers give a detailed account of the present state of international law rega...
    Hardback (2018)

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  12. Add to Wish List Legal Theory and the Media of Law

    Legal Theory and the Media of Law

    Thomas Vesting
    As many disciplines in the humanities have experienced a focus on culture’s impact in recent decades, questions surrounding the significance of media such as writing, print and computer networks have become increasingly relevant. This bo...
    Hardback (2018)

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