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  • Hart Publishing, Oxford - Good books for lawyers
    have given birth to a new economy which emphasises flexibility in the labour market and in employment relations These changes have led to the erosion of the standard industrial employment relationship and an increase in precarious work work which is poorly paid and insecure Women perform a disproportionate amount of precarious work This collection of original essays by leading scholars on labour law and women s work explores the relationship between precarious work and gender and evaluates the extent to which the growth and spread of precarious work challenges traditional norms of labour law and conventional forms of legal regulation The book provides a comparative perspective by furnishing case studies from Australia Canada the Netherlands Quebec Sweden the UK and the US as well as the international and supranational context through essays that focus on the IMF the ILO and the EU Common themes and concepts thread throughout the essays which grapple with the legal and public policy challenges posed by women s precarious work Judy Fudge is currently Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School York University in Toronto where she teaches employment and labour law Beginning January 2007 she will be the Lansdowne Chair at the Faculty of Law

    Original URL path: http://www.hartpublishing.co.uk/BookDetails.aspx?ISBN=9781841136165 (2016-02-13)
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    Society Luhmann on Law and Politics First Edition Edited by Michael King Chris Thornhill Perhaps more than any other social theorist in recent history Niklas Luhmann s work has aroused extreme and often antagonistic responses It has generated controversies about its political implications its resolute anti humanism and its ambitious critique of more established definitions of society social theory and sociology Now however a steadily growing number of scholars working in many different disciplines have begun to use aspects of Luhmann s sociology as an important methodological stimulus and as a theoretical framework for reorientating their studies This collection of essays includes critical and reconstructive contributions by a number of distinguished social theorists political theorists legal scholars and empirical sociologists Together they provide evidence of Luhmann s extensive and diverse relevance to the issues facing contemporary society and at the same time they enhance our understanding of the challenges posed by his theoretical paradigm to more traditional conceptions of social theory Michael King is Emeritus Professor at the School of Law University or Reading Chris Thornhill is Professor of Law at the University of Manchester Hardback February 2006 9781841136233 Ask For Availability 50 00 Paperback February 2006 9781841136240 31 00

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  • Hart Publishing, Oxford - Good books for lawyers
    Luhmann on Law and Politics Critical Appraisals and Applications First Edition Edited by Michael King Chris Thornhill Perhaps more than any other social theorist in recent history Niklas Luhmann s work has aroused extreme and often antagonistic responses It has generated controversies about its political implications its resolute anti humanism and its ambitious critique of more established definitions of society social theory and sociology Now however a steadily growing number of scholars working in many different disciplines have begun to use aspects of Luhmann s sociology as an important methodological stimulus and as a theoretical framework for reorientating their studies This collection of essays includes critical and reconstructive contributions by a number of distinguished social theorists political theorists legal scholars and empirical sociologists Together they provide evidence of Luhmann s extensive and diverse relevance to the issues facing contemporary society and at the same time they enhance our understanding of the challenges posed by his theoretical paradigm to more traditional conceptions of social theory Michael King is Emeritus Professor at the School of Law University or Reading Chris Thornhill is Professor of Law at the University of Manchester Hardback February 2006 9781841136233 50 00 Paperback February 2006 9781841136240 31 00

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  • Hart Publishing, Oxford - Good books for lawyers
    a wide variety of methods in studying law and legal phenomena and the need to be informed by an understanding of debates about theory and method in mainstream social science The papers in this volume illustrate how a range of topics including EU law ombudsmen judges lawyers Shariah Councils and the quality assurance industry can be researched from a socio legal perspective The objective of the collection is to show how different methods can be used in researching law and legal phenomena how methodological issues and debates in sociology are relevant to the study of law and the importance of the debate between structural and action traditions in researching law It also approaches the methodological problem of how sociology of law can address the content of legal practice from a variety of perspectives and discusses the relationship between pure and applied research The editors provide a critical introduction to each of the six sections and a general introduction on law sociology and method The collection will provide an invaluable resource for socio legal researchers law school researchers and postgraduates Reza Banakar is a Reader in Law at Westminster University London Max Travers is a Lecturer in Sociology at the University

    Original URL path: http://www.hartpublishing.co.uk/BookDetails.aspx?ISBN=9781841136257 (2016-02-13)
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  • Hart Publishing, Oxford - Good books for lawyers
    that carries symbols of everyday life The analyses that are made in the law and semiotics movements show that the laws symbolism cannot be understood by reference only to itself a strictly legal meaning It is a symbol that conveys life a symbol that in itself is contaminated with life politics morality and so on Law and Semiotics is an obvious meeting point between traditions because it is the place where all the discussions about the law can find a common language This is a collection of different papers where the institution of the law is investigated in combination with and as part of a multiplicity of sign systems Firstly law can be understood as part of a global system of meaning Part I and secondly that despite the homogenising threat of globalisation the play of legal meaning retains a socio historical specificity Part II The global issues of human migration human rights colonisation and transnational power are played out in local spaces in the public discourses through which they are given localised representation in moments of activism and as a tool of subversion The law is a rhetorical device which at once constitutes these global and local truths but

    Original URL path: http://www.hartpublishing.co.uk/BookDetails.aspx?ISBN=9781841135465 (2016-02-13)
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  • Hart Publishing, Oxford - Good books for lawyers
    structure that carries symbols of everyday life The analyses that are made in the law and semiotics movements show that the laws symbolism cannot be understood by reference only to itself a strictly legal meaning It is a symbol that conveys life a symbol that in itself is contaminated with life politics morality and so on Law and Semiotics is an obvious meeting point between traditions because it is the place where all the discussions about the law can find a common language This is a collection of different papers where the institution of the law is investigated in combination with and as part of a multiplicity of sign systems Firstly law can be understood as part of a global system of meaning Part I and secondly that despite the homogenising threat of globalisation the play of legal meaning retains a socio historical specificity Part II The global issues of human migration human rights colonisation and transnational power are played out in local spaces in the public discourses through which they are given localised representation in moments of activism and as a tool of subversion The law is a rhetorical device which at once constitutes these global and local truths

    Original URL path: http://www.hartpublishing.co.uk/BookDetails.aspx?ISBN=9781841135458 (2016-02-13)
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  • Hart Publishing, Oxford - Good books for lawyers
    demands of a public set of rules The international contributors to this volume consider the relationship between family law and family values in the way law is framed the way we are developing the legal context for new kinds of relationships such as cross household parenting same sex partner relationships and the obligations of adults to elders and closes with a plea to rethink family law in terms of the

    Original URL path: http://www.hartpublishing.co.uk/BookDetails.aspx?ISBN=9781841135472 (2016-02-13)
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  • Hart Publishing, Oxford - Good books for lawyers
    Society Imaginary Boundaries of Justice First Edition Edited by Ronnie Lippens It has become increasingly difficult to speak or even think social or legal justice in an age when words have left their moorings Perhaps images are more stable than words maybe images and imagery possess a certain viscosity even a sensory quality which prevents them from evaporating This maybe is what this book is about The contributors to this collection explore the issue of how the Imaginary images imagery imagination has a role in the production and reproduction of visions of legal and social justice It argues that visions of justice are inevitably bounded Boundaries of visions of justice however are also imaginary They emerge within imaginary spaces and as they are imaginary they are inherently unstable The book captures an emerging interest in the humanities and social sciences in images and the visual or the Imaginary more broadly This collection will appeal to scholars and students of social and legal theory visual culture justice and governance studies media studies and criminology Ronnie Lippens is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Keele University Hardback January 2005 9781841134741 Ask For Availability 63 00 Paperback January 2005 9781841134758 29 00 Adobe

    Original URL path: http://www.hartpublishing.co.uk/BookDetails.aspx?ISBN=9781841134758 (2016-02-13)
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