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A Reader on Regulation

Robert Baldwin, Colin Scott, and Christopher Hood (eds)

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198765295
eISBN:
9780191695292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198765295.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Regulation has become a key form of state activity and an area of burgeoning academic concern, both in public law and economics. This collection makes available to the reader a number of readings. ... More


Constituent Power in France: The Revolution and its Consequences

Lucien Jaume

in The Paradox of Constitutionalism: Constituent Power and Constitutional Form

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199552207
eISBN:
9780191709654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552207.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter shows how the impact of the French Revolution has reverberated across two centuries of French constitutional history: from formal constitutional revision, referenda, and appeals to the ... More


International Crime: in Context and in Contrast

Adil Ahmad Haque

in The Structures of the Criminal Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199644315
eISBN:
9780191732249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644315.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Philosophy of Law

This chapter focuses on the structure of international crimes, which differs from the structure of national crimes in two important respects. First, international crimes typically include — in ... More


A History of Aboriginal Status—the Legal Recognition of the Individual and the Group in the ‘Apparent Twilight’

P.G. McHUGH

in Aboriginal Societies and the Common Law: A History of Sovereignty, Status, and Self-Determination

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198252481
eISBN:
9780191710438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198252481.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Legal History

By the end of the 19th century, the aboriginal peoples of Canada, Australia, and New Zealand were contained within specific statutory regimes. In America that juridical enclosure was achieved by the ... More


Liberal Theories of Multiculturalism

WILL KYMLICKA

in Rights, Culture and the Law: Themes from the Legal and Political Philosophy of Joseph Raz

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199248254
eISBN:
9780191714849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248254.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The last ten years have seen a remarkable upsurge in interest amongst political philosophers in the rights of ethnocultural groups within Western democracies. Joseph Raz's writings, particularly his ... More


Understanding Labour Law: A Timeless Idea, a Timed-Out Idea, or an Idea Whose Time has Now Come?

Guy Davidov and Brian Langille

in The Idea of Labour Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693610
eISBN:
9780191729744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693610.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Philosophy of Law

This is an introduction in which the purpose of the book is explained and a brief outline of the each chapter is provided. One of the questions that continue to hover in the background throughout ... More


The Idea of the Idea of Labour Law: A Parable

Alan Hyde

in The Idea of Labour Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693610
eISBN:
9780191729744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693610.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Philosophy of Law

Academic conceptions of labour law become increasingly bizarre and elaborate as the practical importance, even existence, of labour law shrinks in advanced economies. These economies have entered a ... More


Freewheeling Uphill; Pedalling Downhill: Growing Pains in Developing a Land Market in China

Patrick McAuslan

in Law and Geography

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199260744
eISBN:
9780191698675
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199260744.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Giving reference to some of China's national laws that cover such concerns as urban planning and development and land tenure and administration, to the information derived from conducting interviews ... More


OPERATION NEPTUNE SPEAR: WAS KILLING BIN LADEN A LEGITIMATE MILITARY OBJECTIVE?

Kevin H. Govern

in Targeted Killings: Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646470
eISBN:
9780191738975
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646470.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter takes the killing of Osama bin Laden as a test case for considering the moral and legal status of intentionally killing individuals deemed a threat to national security, under conditions ... More


TARGETING CO-BELLIGERENTS

Jens David Ohlin

in Targeted Killings: Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199646470
eISBN:
9780191738975
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646470.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter investigates the tension between national security and civil liberties through a distinctive conceptual framework: what linking principle can be used to connect the targeted individual ... More


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