Books in category Law – Essays

  • Our Martens F F Martens International Lawyer and Architecht of Peace

    Our Martens:F.F. Martens, International Lawyer and Architecht of Peace
    Vladimir Vasilʹevich Pustogarov, William Elliott Butler

    The rule of law, peace, disarmament, human rights: these are no longer empty words, but legal concepts steadily gaining force among nations.

  • Running for Judge

    Running for Judge
    Matthew J. Streb

    As its title suggests, this collection is a sort of human list and found department.

  • Crime Fiction and the Law

    Crime Fiction and the Law
    Maria Aristodemou, Fiona Macmillan, Patricia Tuitt

    This book opens up a range of important perspectives on law and violence by considering the ways in which their relationship is formulated in literature, television and film.

  • The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States

    The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States
    Kermit L. Hall, James W. Ely, Joel B. Grossman

    The second edition of this authoritative guide on the impact of the Supreme Court's decisions on American society includes updated entries on key cases over the past thirteen years, as well as a fully revised treatment of areas of …

  • On the Extent and Aims of a National Museum of Natural History

    On the Extent and Aims of a National Museum of Natural History
    Richard Owen

    Originally published in 1862, this is a landmark speech promoting the building of the Natural History Museum.

  • The Crypto Controversy A Key Conflict in the Information Society

    The Crypto Controversy:A Key Conflict in the Information Society
    Bert-Jaap Koops

    This is not yet another study of the crypto controversy to conclude that this or that interest is paramount. This is not a study commissioned by a government, nor is it a report that campaigns on the electronic frontier.

  • Making All the Difference

    Making All the Difference
    Martha Minow

    By illuminating the many ways in which people differ from one another, this book shows how lawyers, political theorist, teachers, parents, students—every one of us—can make all the difference,

  • Law and Society in Latin America

    Law and Society in Latin America
    Cesar Rodriguez Garavito

    Law and Society in Latin America: A New Map offers the first systematic assessment by leading Latin American legal scholars of the momentous legal and political transformations in the region.Together with the liberalization of national …

  • E copyright Law Handbook

    E-copyright Law Handbook
    Laura Lee Stapleton

    The Handbook 's user-friendly format provides easy access to practice tips,useful forms,an index of all the applicable statutes and a listing of additional legal resources for practitioners.

  • The Punitive Imagination

    The Punitive Imagination
    Austin Sarat

    "This volume is the product of a symposium held at the University of Alabama School of Law on September 28, 2012."–Acknowledgments.

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