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Black and BlueHow African Americans Judge the U.S. Legal System

Black and Blue: How African Americans Judge the U.S. Legal System

James L. Gibson and Michael Nelson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190865214
eISBN:
9780190865252
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865214.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

It is not hyperbole to proclaim that a crisis of legal legitimacy exists in the relationships between African Americans and the law and legal authorities and institutions that govern them. However, ... More

Common Enemies: Crime, Policy, and Politics in Australia-Indonesia Relations

Common Enemies: Crime, Policy, and Politics in Australia-Indonesia Relations

Michael McKenzie

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198815754
eISBN:
9780191853432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815754.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Over the last two decades, Australia and Indonesia have built a remarkable partnership in the fight against terrorism and other transnational crimes. Common Enemies: Crime, Policy, and Politics in ... More

Comparative Human Rights Law

Comparative Human Rights Law

Sandra Fredman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780199689408
eISBN:
9780191768293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199689408.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Courts in different jurisdictions face similar human rights questions. Does the death penalty breach human rights? Does freedom of speech include racist speech? Is there a right to health? This book ... More

Complex BattlespacesThe Law of Armed Conflict and the Dynamics of Modern Warfare

Complex Battlespaces: The Law of Armed Conflict and the Dynamics of Modern Warfare

Winston S. Williams and Christopher M. Ford (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190915360
eISBN:
9780190915391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190915360.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The conduct of warfare is constantly shaped by forces beyond the battlefield. These forces create complexities in the battlespace for military operations. The ever-changing nature of how and where ... More

Confronting TortureEssays on the Ethics, Legality, History, and Psychology of Torture Today

Confronting Torture: Essays on the Ethics, Legality, History, and Psychology of Torture Today

Scott A. Anderson and Martha C. Nussbaum (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226529387
eISBN:
9780226529554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226529554.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book gathers fourteen essays on torture, addressing its complexities from the perspectives of psychology, history, philosophy, law, and cultural commentary. It appears in the wake of the ... More

Criminal Law in the Age of the Administrative State

Criminal Law in the Age of the Administrative State

Vincent Chiao

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190273941
eISBN:
9780190273965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190273941.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Philosophy of Law

What is the criminal law for? At its most elemental, criminal law secures the possibility of a shared life under stable and just public institutions. In the age of the administrative state, criminal ... More

The Dual Penal StateThe Crisis of Criminal Law in Comparative-Historical Perspective

The Dual Penal State: The Crisis of Criminal Law in Comparative-Historical Perspective

Markus D. Dubber

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198744290
eISBN:
9780191805752
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198744290.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Dual Penal State: The Crisis of Criminal Law in Comparative-Historical Perspective addresses one of today’s most pressing social and political issues: the rampant, at best haphazard, and ... More

Dying to WorkDeath and Injury in the American Workplace

Dying to Work: Death and Injury in the American Workplace

Jonathan D. Karmel

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501709982
eISBN:
9781501714382
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709982.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

Dying to Work is a collection of short stories from and about workers who were injured or killed on the job. The stories are bookended by a brief history of safety laws that still today leave ... More

Embodying PunishmentEmotions, Identities, and Lived Experiences in Women's Prisons

Embodying Punishment: Emotions, Identities, and Lived Experiences in Women's Prisons

Anastasia Chamberlen

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198749240
eISBN:
9780191813429
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198749240.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book offers a theoretical and empirical exploration of women’s lived experiences of imprisonment in England. It puts forward a feminist critique of the prison, and argues that prisoner bodies ... More

Emissions Trading Schemes under International Economic Law

Emissions Trading Schemes under International Economic Law

James Munro

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198828709
eISBN:
9780191867101
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828709.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book assesses whether—and how—emissions trading schemes are subject to international economic law. Through an analysis of trade and investment treaties and related jurisprudence, it argues that ... More

EU Equality LawThe First Fundamental Rights Policy of the EU

EU Equality Law: The First Fundamental Rights Policy of the EU

Elise Muir

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198814665
eISBN:
9780191852350
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814665.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

In the early days, a choice was made not to entrust the EU with competences allowing it to protect against violations of fundamental rights per se. This task was placed in the hands of the Council of ... More

The European Convention on Human Rights and General International Law

The European Convention on Human Rights and General International Law

Anne van Aaken and Iulia Motoc (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198830009
eISBN:
9780191868399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830009.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The European Court of Human Rights is one of the main players in interpreting international human rights law where issues of general international law arise. While developing its own jurisprudence ... More

Fitness to PleadInternational and Comparative Perspectives

Fitness to Plead: International and Comparative Perspectives

Ronnie Mackay and Warren Brookbanks (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198788478
eISBN:
9780191830341
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788478.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

While criminalisation may be justified whenever an offender commits a sufficiently serious moral wrong requiring that he or she be called to account, the doctrine of fitness to plead calls this ... More

Foundational Principles of Contract Law

Foundational Principles of Contract Law

Melvin A. Eisenberg

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780199731404
eISBN:
9780199364718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199731404.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Foundational Principles of Contract Law is similar to a hornbook—that is, a one-volume treatise on a given legal subject that is intended primarily for law-school students—in length, but differs from ... More

From Slaves to Prisoners of WarThe Ottoman Empire, Russia, and International Law

From Slaves to Prisoners of War: The Ottoman Empire, Russia, and International Law

Will Smiley

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198785415
eISBN:
9780191827334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785415.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Public International Law

The Ottoman–Russian wars of the eighteenth century reshaped the map of Eurasia and the Middle East, but they also birthed a novel concept—the prisoner of war. For centuries, hundreds of thousands of ... More

Getting OutEarly Release in England and Wales, 1960 - 1995

Getting Out: Early Release in England and Wales, 1960 - 1995

Thomas Guiney

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198803683
eISBN:
9780191842085
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803683.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Getting Out explores the evolution of early release in England and Wales between 1960 and 1995. In the past three decades crime has become a highly contested political issue with implications for the ... More

The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2017

The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2017

Giuliana Ziccardi Capaldo (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190923846
eISBN:
9780190923860
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923846.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The 2017 edition both updates readers on the important work of long-standing international tribunals and introduces readers to more novel topics in international law. The Yearbook has established ... More

Indonesian Law

Indonesian Law

Tim Lindsey and Simon Butt

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780199677740
eISBN:
9780191757242
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199677740.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book explains Indonesia’s complex legal system and how it works. Covering a wide range of substantive topics from public to private law, including commercial, criminal, and constitutional law, ... More

International Court Authority

International Court Authority

Mikael Rask Madsen

Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198795582
eISBN:
9780191836909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795582.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Identifying the “varied authority” of international adjudicators as a common object of inquiry, this book develops a framework to conceptualize and analyze international court authority with the goal ... More

The International Legal Personality of the Individual

The International Legal Personality of the Individual

Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198820376
eISBN:
9780191860294
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198820376.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book scrutinizes the relationship between the concept of international legal personality as a theoretical construct and the position of the individual as a matter of positive international law. ... More

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