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The Ontological Foundation of Ethics, Politics, and Law

by Francesco Belfiore

In this revised edition, Belfiore adds new concepts and discusses the views of additional thinkers. He gives an ontological foundation to ethics, politics, and law and shows how his thought can reinterpret the...


Law's Trace: From Hegel to Derrida

by Catherine Kellogg

Law's Trace argues for the political importance of deconstruction by taking Derrida's reading of Hegel as its point of departure. While it is well established that seemingly neutral and inclusive legal and political...


Jurisprudence: Themes and Concepts

by Scott Veitch, Emilios Christodoulidis & Lindsay Farmer

@text: Offering an original introduction to, and critical analysis of, the central themes studied in jurisprudence courses, this book is divided into three parts that present general themes, advanced topics,...


Punch and Judy

by George Cruikshank

We start of with a history of the origins of Punch from Italy and then its progress through both England and America. Then we have the various acts, including: Punch and his Dog Toby, Scaramouch with Punch and...


Natural Law and Laws of Nature in Early Modern Europe: Jurisprudence, Theology, Moral and Natural Philosophy

by Lorraine Daston & Michael Stolleis

This impressive volume is the first attempt to look at the intertwined histories of jurisprudence and science in early modern Europe. Taking an interdisciplinary approach these articles stimulate new debate...


Ex-Gay Research: Analyzing the Spitzer Study and Its Relation to Science, Religion, Politics, and Culture

by Jack Drescher & Kenneth J Zucker

Defenders and critics of the controversial Spitzer study analyze its methodologies and findings

In 2001, Robert L. Spitzer, MD, presented his study on sexual conversion therapy with its controversial findings...


Gay Ethics: Controversies in Outing, Civil Rights, and Sexual Science

by Timothy F Murphy

Gay Ethics is an anthology that addresses ethical questions involving key moral issues of today--sexual morality, outing, gay and lesbian marriages, military service, anti-discrimination laws, affirmative action...


The Crime of Sheila McGough

by Janet Malcolm

"[N]o other writer tells better stories about the perpetual, the unwinnable, battle between narrative and truth." --The New York Times Book Review

The Crime of Sheila McGough is Janet Malcolm's brilliant exposé...


Law School Essays That Made a Difference, 5th Edition

by Princeton Review

Stand out in a crowd of law school applicants with an outstanding personal statement. 

Law schools are receiving more applications than ever with high LSAT scores and excellent grades. To get in, you also need...


The Ashgate Research Companion to Ethics and International Relations

by Patrick Hayden

This indispensable research companion widens the perspective of moral consideration in international relations from 'ethics and international relations' to 'ethics in international relations', redressing the...


Stories About Science in Law: Literary and Historical Images of Acquired Expertise

by David S. Caudill

The book presents examples of how literary sources can provide a supplement to our understanding of science in law. Challenging the view that law and science are completely different, insofar as the former is...


Power and Principle in the Market Place: On Ethics and Economics

by Jacob Dahl Rendtorff

In the global financial crisis, the need to develop a new kind of economy with a closer relation between ethics and economics has become an important challenge to the international society. This book contributes...


Ethical Issues of Human Genetic Databases: A Challenge to Classical Health Research Ethics?

by Bernice Elger

This book compares the new area of biobanking with the tradition of ethically accepted classical research and highlights the distinctive features of existing databases and guidelines. The volume identifies areas...


Integrity Systems for Occupations

by Andrew Alexandra & Seumas Miller

An integrity system is an integrated assemblage of institutional mechanisms, the purpose of which is the prevention and reduction of ethical misconduct and the promotion of ethical health in institutions, organizations,...


Bioequity - Property and the Human Body

by Nils Hoppe

This book advances a new approach, based on existing law, to constructing entitlements in human tissue and resolving resulting property conflicts. A new methodology is also put forward for abstracting different...


Ethics, Law and Society: Volume IV

by Jennifer Gunning & Søren Holm

This volume brings together selected papers commissioned and published by the Cardiff Centre for Ethics, Law & Society and includes contributions from international experts on topics including agriculture, ethics...


Re-envisioning Sovereignty: The End of Westphalia?

by Trudy Jacobsen & Charles Sampford

This volume explores a wide range of issues that have altered the theory and practice of state sovereignty. Interdisciplinary in its analysis, the book discusses the contemporary meaning and relevance of sovereignty...


Ethics, Law and Society: Volume III

by Jennifer Gunning & Soren Holm

This volume brings together selected papers commissioned and published by the Cardiff Centre for Ethics, Law & Society. It includes contributions from a group of international experts along with a selection...


Law and Leadership: Integrating Leadership Studies Into the Law School Curriculum

by Paula Monopoli & Susan McCarty

This book examines whether and how to integrate the theory and practice of leadership studies into legal education and the legal profession. With contributions from legal educators and practitioners, the book...


Bioethics: Methods, Theories, Domains

by Marcus Düwell

This book is a philosophically-oriented introduction to bioethics. It offers the reader an overview of key debates in bioethics relevant to various areas including; organ retrieval, stem cell research, justice...