29 Mar 2020

Category: Law

Law

Existentialist Criminology 

Existentialist Criminology captures an emerging interest in the value of existentialist thought and concepts for criminological work on crime, deviance, crime control, and criminal justice. This emerging interest chimes with recent social and cultural developments – as well as shifts in their theoretical consideration –…

Criminal Law

Busted!: Drug War Survival Skills 

Busted! is a funny, smart, subversive worst-case scenario guide for casual drug users and their tolerant friends.It’s the Bible on how not to get busted and what to do if you are. Using celebrity busts, outrageous everyman busts, and the author’s professional experience, Busted! is…

Business

The 2017 FIDIC Contracts 

Provides a clear and comprehensive guide to the 2017 FIDIC contracts―written by a member of the FIDIC Updates Task Group FIDIC contracts are the most widely used engineering standard form contracts internationally but until 2017 the three main forms (the Red, Yellow and Silver Books)…

Business

The Little Book of Restorative Teaching Tools: Games, Activities, and Simulations for Understanding Restorative Justice Practices (Justice and Peacebuilding) 

Engaging Practices for Integrating Restorative Justice Principles in Group Settings As restorative practices spread around the world, scholars and practitioners have begun to ask very important questions: How should restorative practices be taught? What educational structures and methods are in alignment with restorative values and…

Biological Sciences

International Marine Mammal Law 

International Marine Mammal Law is a comprehensive, introductory volume on the legal regimes governing the conservation and utilisation of marine mammals. Written as a textbook, it provides basic overviews of international conservation law, which enable the reader to understand the greater implications of governance of…

Asia

Russian Approaches to International Law 

This book addresses a simple question: how do Russians understand international law? Is it the same understanding as in the West or is it in some ways different and if so, why? It answers these questions by drawing on from three different yet closely interconnected…

Administrative Law

Regional Economic Development in Russia: Institutions, Regulations, and Structural Transformations (Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics) 

This book gathers selected papers presented at the International Scientific Conference “Economics in the Changing World,” held on June 26-27, 2018 at the Institute of Management, Economics and Finance of Kazan Federal University (Kazan, Russia). The conference featured contributions by leading specialists in the field…

Foreign & International Law

Ethics of Medical Innovation, Experimentation, and Enhancement in Military and Humanitarian Contexts (Military and Humanitarian Health Ethics) 

This book discusses ethical questions surrounding research and innovation in military and humanitarian contexts. It focuses on human enhancement in the military. Recently, the availability of medical enhancement designed to make soldiers more capable of surviving during conflict, as well as enabling them to defeat…

Business & Money

Smart Mixes for Transboundary Environmental Harm (Cambridge Studies on Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Governance) 

This work offers a multidisciplinary approach to legal and policy instruments used to prevent and remedy global environmental challenges. It provides a theoretical overview of a variety of instruments, making distinctions between levels of governance (treaties, domestic law), types of instruments (market-based instruments, regulation, and…

Business & Money

Statelessness and Contemporary Enslavement 

Why have statelessness and contemporary enslavement become endemic since the 1990s? What is it about global political economic policies, protracted warfare, and migration rules and patterns that have so systemically increased these extreme forms of vulnerability? Why have intellectual communities largely ignored or fundamentally rejected…