Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Religion by Elizabeth A. Martin

By Elizabeth A. Martin

This totally up to date variation takes account of contemporary adjustments in united kingdom laws. it's a convenient table reference for attorneys and an awesome resource of criminal terminology for college students and secretaries in any state the place the criminal method relies on English legislation. It offers transparent, jargon-free details for pros, scholars, and folks with out a felony qualification. It comprises over 4,000 entries that outline and clarify the main phrases, suggestions, methods, and the association of the English criminal process. It good points authoritative and updated articles that have been written by means of working towards and educational attorneys. New entries disguise the Woolf reforms, human rights legislations, in addition to kinfolk legislations, vital and native executive, and foreign legislation. This paintings used to be defined through best college academics as being ' the easiest legislation dictionary at the moment' and 'excellent for non legislations scholars in addition to legislation undergraduates'.

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By Elizabeth A. Martin

This totally up to date variation takes account of contemporary adjustments in united kingdom laws. it's a convenient table reference for attorneys and an awesome resource of criminal terminology for college students and secretaries in any state the place the criminal method relies on English legislation. It offers transparent, jargon-free details for pros, scholars, and folks with out a felony qualification. It comprises over 4,000 entries that outline and clarify the main phrases, suggestions, methods, and the association of the English criminal process. It good points authoritative and updated articles that have been written by means of working towards and educational attorneys. New entries disguise the Woolf reforms, human rights legislations, in addition to kinfolk legislations, vital and native executive, and foreign legislation. This paintings used to be defined through best college academics as being ' the easiest legislation dictionary at the moment' and 'excellent for non legislations scholars in addition to legislation undergraduates'.

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El legado de H. L. A. Hart by Kramer, Matthew H

By Kramer, Matthew H

En julio de 2007 se celebró un simposio de los angeles Academia Británica en homenaje a los cien años del nacimiento de H.L.A. Hart, el insigne jurista inglés cuyas contribuciones al ámbito de l. a. filosofía del derecho, los angeles filosofía política y los angeles filosofía ethical se cuentan entre las más importantes del siglo XX. En este volumen se compilan diecisiete trabajos cuyas versiones preliminares fueron presentadas como ponencias en dicho simposio. l. a. riqueza y amplitud de l. a. obra de Hart se ve reflejada en los diferentes capítulos en los que se ha dividido los angeles obra: teoría common del derecho y positivismo jurídico, responsabilidad penal, causalidad en el derecho, justicia, derechos, tolerancia y libertad. Por otra parte, l. a. decisiva y perdurable influencia del pensamiento de Hart en el estado de discusión genuine de esos temas se pone de manifiesto en l. a. jerarquía de los autores que han aportado sus colaboraciones: R. A. Duff, Cécile Fabre, John Finnis, John Gardner, Leslie eco-friendly, Brad Hooker, David Lyons, Susan Mendus, Philip Pettit, Gerald J. Postema, Alan Ryan, Hillel Steiner, Judith Jarvis Thomson, Jeremy Waldron, W. J. Waluchow, Leif Wenar y Richard W. Wright.

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By Kramer, Matthew H

En julio de 2007 se celebró un simposio de los angeles Academia Británica en homenaje a los cien años del nacimiento de H.L.A. Hart, el insigne jurista inglés cuyas contribuciones al ámbito de l. a. filosofía del derecho, los angeles filosofía política y los angeles filosofía ethical se cuentan entre las más importantes del siglo XX. En este volumen se compilan diecisiete trabajos cuyas versiones preliminares fueron presentadas como ponencias en dicho simposio. l. a. riqueza y amplitud de l. a. obra de Hart se ve reflejada en los diferentes capítulos en los que se ha dividido los angeles obra: teoría common del derecho y positivismo jurídico, responsabilidad penal, causalidad en el derecho, justicia, derechos, tolerancia y libertad. Por otra parte, l. a. decisiva y perdurable influencia del pensamiento de Hart en el estado de discusión genuine de esos temas se pone de manifiesto en l. a. jerarquía de los autores que han aportado sus colaboraciones: R. A. Duff, Cécile Fabre, John Finnis, John Gardner, Leslie eco-friendly, Brad Hooker, David Lyons, Susan Mendus, Philip Pettit, Gerald J. Postema, Alan Ryan, Hillel Steiner, Judith Jarvis Thomson, Jeremy Waldron, W. J. Waluchow, Leif Wenar y Richard W. Wright.

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Urban Environments and Wildlife Law: A Manual for by Paul A. Rees

By Paul A. Rees

This present day development is being requested increasingly more to guard the standard of the nation-state and to aid increase our average atmosphere. The is topic to a fancy and wide-ranging regulatory framework; it now must comprehend its tasks and take them heavily.

Paul Rees offers the following an authoritative advisor, outlining natural world and nature conservation legislation within the united kingdom - together with our eu and overseas commitments, and giving transparent factors to a very likely high priced sector of legislation in a mode obtainable to the non-legal marketplace.

This accomplished handbook deals info and information for development surveyors, environmental managers, engineers and planners on:

- the felony and making plans concerns round biodiversity, nature conservation and development

- how ecosystems paintings and why definite species and habitats want safety

- the place to head for the appropriate laws and applicable businesses for support and suggestion.

UK and eu case legislations demonstrates how the legislations has functioned particularly cases, and case reports illustrate how businesses have tailored to fulfil their felony duties. those are key positive aspects of the publication and supply details on vital criminal precedents in addition to demonstrating present most sensible perform.

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By Paul A. Rees

This present day development is being requested increasingly more to guard the standard of the nation-state and to aid increase our average atmosphere. The is topic to a fancy and wide-ranging regulatory framework; it now must comprehend its tasks and take them heavily.

Paul Rees offers the following an authoritative advisor, outlining natural world and nature conservation legislation within the united kingdom - together with our eu and overseas commitments, and giving transparent factors to a very likely high priced sector of legislation in a mode obtainable to the non-legal marketplace.

This accomplished handbook deals info and information for development surveyors, environmental managers, engineers and planners on:

- the felony and making plans concerns round biodiversity, nature conservation and development

- how ecosystems paintings and why definite species and habitats want safety

- the place to head for the appropriate laws and applicable businesses for support and suggestion.

UK and eu case legislations demonstrates how the legislations has functioned particularly cases, and case reports illustrate how businesses have tailored to fulfil their felony duties. those are key positive aspects of the publication and supply details on vital criminal precedents in addition to demonstrating present most sensible perform.

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Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East by Victor H. Matthews, Bernard M. Levinson, Tikva Frymer-Kensky

By Victor H. Matthews, Bernard M. Levinson, Tikva Frymer-Kensky

This notable new contribution to gender reports demonstrates the basic function of Israelite and close to East legislation within the ancient research of gender. The topic of those stories of Babylonian, Hittite, Assyrian, and Israelite legislation is that this: what's the importance of gender within the formula of historic legislation and customized? Feminist scholarship is enriched by way of those reports in relatives heritage and the prestige of ladies in antiquity. while, traditional felony heritage is repositioned, as new and classical texts are interpreted from the vantage aspect of feminist concept and social historical past. Papers from SBL Biblical legislation part shape the center of this assortment.

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By Victor H. Matthews, Bernard M. Levinson, Tikva Frymer-Kensky

This notable new contribution to gender reports demonstrates the basic function of Israelite and close to East legislation within the ancient research of gender. The topic of those stories of Babylonian, Hittite, Assyrian, and Israelite legislation is that this: what's the importance of gender within the formula of historic legislation and customized? Feminist scholarship is enriched by way of those reports in relatives heritage and the prestige of ladies in antiquity. while, traditional felony heritage is repositioned, as new and classical texts are interpreted from the vantage aspect of feminist concept and social historical past. Papers from SBL Biblical legislation part shape the center of this assortment.

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From Noose to Needle: Capital Punishment and the Late by Timothy Vance Kaufman-Osborn

By Timothy Vance Kaufman-Osborn

From Noose to Needle contributes a brand new viewpoint at the debatable subject of capital punishment by way of asking how the behavior of country killing finds broader contradictions within the modern liberal nation, specifically, yet no longer solely, within the usa. relocating past extra frequent criminal and sociological methods to this subject, Timothy V. Kaufman-Osborn asks numerous questions. Why do executions now not take the shape of public spectacles? Why are convinced equipment of execution thought of barbaric? Why needs to the liberal nation strictly segregate the imposition of a dying sentence, even if by way of pass judgement on or jury, from its genuine infliction, no matter if through a kingdom respectable or a standard citizen? Why are ladies so occasionally sentenced to demise and completed? How does the kingdom search to conceal the pain inflicted via capital punishment via its endorsement of a bio-medical perception of soreness? How does the nearly-universal shift to deadly injection pose difficulties for the past due liberal nation via complicated its punitive and welfare duties? Drawing on a variety of theoretical resources, together with John Locke, Max Weber, Nicos Poulantzas, Friedrich Nietzsche, J. L. Austin, Michel Foucault, Judith Butler, Pierre Bourdieu, Elaine Scarry, and others, Kaufman-Osborn grounds his appropriation of those authors in analyses of particular fresh executions, together with that of Wesley Allan Dodd and Charles Campbell in Washington, Karla Faye Tucker in Texas, and Allen Lee Davis in Florida. From Noose to Needle could be of curiosity to scholars of legislation, political thought, and sociology in addition to extra basic readers attracted to the challenging factor of capital punishment. Timothy V. Kaufman-Osborn is Baker Ferguson Professor of Politics and management, Whitman collage.

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By Timothy Vance Kaufman-Osborn

From Noose to Needle contributes a brand new viewpoint at the debatable subject of capital punishment by way of asking how the behavior of country killing finds broader contradictions within the modern liberal nation, specifically, yet no longer solely, within the usa. relocating past extra frequent criminal and sociological methods to this subject, Timothy V. Kaufman-Osborn asks numerous questions. Why do executions now not take the shape of public spectacles? Why are convinced equipment of execution thought of barbaric? Why needs to the liberal nation strictly segregate the imposition of a dying sentence, even if by way of pass judgement on or jury, from its genuine infliction, no matter if through a kingdom respectable or a standard citizen? Why are ladies so occasionally sentenced to demise and completed? How does the kingdom search to conceal the pain inflicted via capital punishment via its endorsement of a bio-medical perception of soreness? How does the nearly-universal shift to deadly injection pose difficulties for the past due liberal nation via complicated its punitive and welfare duties? Drawing on a variety of theoretical resources, together with John Locke, Max Weber, Nicos Poulantzas, Friedrich Nietzsche, J. L. Austin, Michel Foucault, Judith Butler, Pierre Bourdieu, Elaine Scarry, and others, Kaufman-Osborn grounds his appropriation of those authors in analyses of particular fresh executions, together with that of Wesley Allan Dodd and Charles Campbell in Washington, Karla Faye Tucker in Texas, and Allen Lee Davis in Florida. From Noose to Needle could be of curiosity to scholars of legislation, political thought, and sociology in addition to extra basic readers attracted to the challenging factor of capital punishment. Timothy V. Kaufman-Osborn is Baker Ferguson Professor of Politics and management, Whitman collage.

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