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Product Description: The issue of international crimes is highly topical in Asia, with still-resonant claims against the Japanese for war crimes, and deep schisms resulting from crimes in Bangladesh, Cambodia, and East Timor. Over the years, the region has hosted a succession of tribunals, from those held in Manila, Singapore and Tokyo after the Asia-Pacific War to those currently running in Dhaka and Phnom Penh...read more
By Kirsten Sellars (editor)

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9781107104655 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 22, 2015, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: The issue of international crimes is highly topical in Asia, with still-resonant claims against the Japanese for war crimes, and deep schisms resulting from crimes in Bangladesh, Cambodia, and East Timor.

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9781107507098 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 2017, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The issue of international crimes is highly topical in Asia, with still-resonant claims against the Japanese for war crimes, and deep schisms resulting from crimes in Bangladesh, Cambodia, and East Timor.

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Product Description: In this “impassioned plea for human dignity” (Kirkus Reviews) Jonathan Simon—called “one of the outstanding criminologists of his generation” by Nikolas Rose of the London School of Economics—charts a surprising path to end mass incarceration in America...read more

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9781595587695 | New Pr, August 5, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: For nearly forty years the United States has been gripped by policies that have placed more than 2.

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9781620972540 | Reprint edition (New Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In this “impassioned plea for human dignity” (Kirkus Reviews) Jonathan Simon—called “one of the outstanding criminologists of his generation” by Nikolas Rose of the London School of Economics—charts a surprising path to end mass incarceration in America.
9780205271924, titled "Study Guide for in Conflict and Order: Understanding Society" | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1999), cover price $21.00 | also contains Study Guide for in Conflict and Order: Understanding Society

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Product Description: The so-called vaccine court is a small special court in the United States Court of Federal Claims that handles controversial claims that a vaccine has harmed someone. While vaccines in general are extremely safe and effective, some people still suffer severe vaccine reactions and bring their claims to vaccine court...read more

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9781479876938 | New York Univ Pr, December 27, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The so-called vaccine court is a small special court in the United States Court of Federal Claims that handles controversial claims that a vaccine has harmed someone.

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Product Description: In Madam Chief Justice, editors W. Lewis Burke Jr. and Joan P. Assey chronicle the remarkable career of Jean Hoefer Toal, South Carolina's first female Supreme Court Chief Justice. As a lawyer, legislator, and judge, Toal is one of the most accomplished womenin South Carolina history...read more
By Ruth Bader Ginsburg (introduced by)

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9781611176926 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, December 22, 2015, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: In Madam Chief Justice, editors W.

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Product Description: Sometimes the outcome of a lawsuit depends upon sensations known only to the person who experiences them, such as the buzzing sound heard by a plaintiff who suffers from tinnitus after an accident. Lawyers, litigants, and expert witnesses are now seeking to re-create these sensations in the courtroom, using digital technologies to simulate litigants’ subjective experiences and thus to help jurors know—not merely know about—what it is like to be inside a litigant’s mind...read more

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9780226413730 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 22, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Sometimes the outcome of a lawsuit depends upon sensations known only to the person who experiences them, such as the buzzing sound heard by a plaintiff who suffers from tinnitus after an accident.

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Product Description: Ronald Dworkin once imagined law as an empire and judges as its princes. But over time, the arc of law has bent steadily toward deference to the administrative state. Adrian Vermeule argues that law has freely abandoned its imperial pretensions, and has done so for internal legal reasons...read more

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9780674971448, titled "Law’s Abnegation: From Law’s Empire to the Administrative State" | Harvard Univ Pr, November 14, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Ronald Dworkin once imagined law as an empire and judges as its princes.

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Product Description: How to prepare and present a winning civil court case Many disputes are too big for small claims court but too small to justify a lawyer’s fee. Fortunately, if you are willing to learn the courtroom ropes, you can successfully handle your own case from start to finish...read more

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9781413323085 | 9 edition (Nolo, September 30, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: How to prepare and present a winning civil court case Many disputes are too big for small claims court but too small to justify a lawyer’s fee.
9781413319446 | 8 edition (Nolo, October 16, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Sometimes it makes sense to handle a court case without an attorney.

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Product Description: Here is an engaging, informative, and no-nonsense look at the everyday situations and issues—and their legal consequences—that affect dogs and their owners. Dished up with a good deal of humor, heart, and pragmatic counsel, every chapter covers a different issue that dogs and their pet parents may face at some time...read more

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9781510711532 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 6, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Here is an engaging, informative, and no-nonsense look at the everyday situations and issues—and their legal consequences—that affect dogs and their owners.

Product Description: Taking Michel Foucault’s genealogical analysis of power and resistance as its starting point, the book asks, from below, is there something in the very nature of law – that is, in its discursive and institutional dynamics, in its spatial, material, and temporal coordinates; in its own conceptual categories, claims, mechanisms, and processes – that makes it something more than the mere instrument and armature of power? If those in power can utilize the devices of law and justice to achieve political ends, isn’t there something about these devices that can accommodate fresh articulations? Contending that there are, indeed, discursive, spatial, and temporal resources that can be reconfigured and redeployed as a counter-power and counter-discourse against sovereignty, the book takes as its focus the judicial apparatus; and, more specifically, the concept of the political or show trial...read more

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9781138693951 | Routledge, September 6, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Taking Michel Foucault’s genealogical analysis of power and resistance as its starting point, the book asks, from below, is there something in the very nature of law – that is, in its discursive and institutional dynamics, in its spatial, material, and temporal coordinates; in its own conceptual categories, claims, mechanisms, and processes – that makes it something more than the mere instrument and armature of power?

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Product Description: In this original, far-reaching, and timely book, Justice Stephen Breyer examines the work of the Supreme Court of the United States in an increasingly interconnected world, a world in which all sorts of activity, both public and private—from the conduct of national security policy to the conduct of international trade—obliges the Court to understand and consider circumstances beyond America’s borders...read more

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9781101946190 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 15, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In this original, far-reaching, and timely book, Justice Stephen Breyer examines the work of the Supreme Court of the United States in an increasingly interconnected world, a world in which all sorts of activity, both public and private—from the conduct of national security policy to the conduct of international trade—obliges the Court to understand and consider circumstances beyond America’s borders.
9780444420329, titled "Frequency and Transient Soundings" | Elsevier Science Ltd, August 1, 1983, cover price $293.75 | also contains Frequency and Transient Soundings

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9781101912072 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, August 23, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: In this original, far-reaching, and timely book, Justice Stephen Breyer examines the work of the Supreme Court of the United States in an increasingly interconnected world, a world in which all sorts of activity, both public and private—from the conduct of national security policy to the conduct of international trade—obliges the Court to understand and consider circumstances beyond America’s borders.

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Product Description: The problem of concurrent proceedings is a highly topical one, as public administrative enforcement in many jurisdictions escalates, with record-breaking fines. This book was the first to examine and explain the procedural complexities of concurrent proceedings in competition law, focusing on parallel or sequential administrative, criminal, and civil proceedings...read more

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9780199578832 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 11, 2016), cover price $295.00 | About this edition: The problem of concurrent proceedings is a highly topical one, as public administrative enforcement in many jurisdictions escalates, with record-breaking fines.
9780199273799 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, February 10, 2005, cover price $365.00 | About this edition: The book contains a full and up-to-date account of the implications of concurrent enforcement of UK and EC competition law in administrative, criminal, and civil proceedings, including international arbitration.

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Product Description: If the same-sex marriage debate tells us one thing, it's that rights do not exist in a vacuum. What works for one side at the ballot box often fails in the courtroom. Conservative opponents of same-sex marriage used appeals to religious liberty and parental rights to win ballot measure campaigns, but could not duplicate this success in court...read more

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9780700622917 | Univ Pr of Kansas, July 25, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: If the same-sex marriage debate tells us one thing, it's that rights do not exist in a vacuum.

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Product Description: Judicial Education has greatly expanded in common law countries in the past 25 years. More recently it has become a core component in judicial reform programs in developing countries with gender attentiveness as an element required by donor agencies...read more
By Gisela Shaw (editor)

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9781138697409 | Routledge, September 20, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Judicial Education has greatly expanded in common law countries in the past 25 years.

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Product Description: American law schools extol democracy but teach little about its most basic institution, the Congress. Interpreting statutes is lawyers’ most basic task, but law professors rarely focus on how statutes are made. This misguided pedagogy, says Victoria Nourse, undercuts the core of legal practice...read more

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9780674971417 | Harvard Univ Pr, September 12, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: American law schools extol democracy but teach little about its most basic institution, the Congress.

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Product Description: During the period from 1836 to 1874, the legal system in the new state of Arkansas developed amid huge social change. While the legislature could, and did, determine what issues were considered of importance to the populace, the Arkansas Supreme Court determined the efficacy of legislation in cases involving land titles, banks, transportation, slavery, family law, property, debt, contract, criminal law, and procedure...read more

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9781682260043 | Univ of Arkansas Pr, August 1, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: During the period from 1836 to 1874, the legal system in the new state of Arkansas developed amid huge social change.

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Product Description: In October 1948-one year after the creation of the U.S. Air Force as a separate military branch-a B-29 Superfortress crashed on a test run, killing the plane's crew. The plane was constructed with poor materials, and the families of the dead sued the U...read more

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9780199381487 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 1, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In October 1948-one year after the creation of the U.

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Product Description: What will European patent litigation look like in 10 years time? With the coming into force of seismic reforms, European Patent Litigation in the Shadow of the Unified Patent Court combines close analysis of the current regime with a novel use of qualitative survey data to assess the introduction of the Unified Patent Court (UPC) and the new European Patent with Unitary Effect...read more

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9781784714734 | Edward Elgar Pub, July 27, 2016, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: What will European patent litigation look like in 10 years time?

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Product Description: In recent years, the Supreme Court appears to have taken a greater interest in "business" issues. Does this reflect a change in the Court's orientation, or is it the natural outcome of the appellate process? Is the Court "pro-business"? If so, in what ways do the Court's decisions support business interests and what does that mean for the law and the American public? Business and the Roberts Court provides the first critical analysis of the Court's business-related jurisprudence...read more
By jonathan H. Adler (editor)

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9780199859344 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 15, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In recent years, the Supreme Court appears to have taken a greater interest in "business" issues.

Product Description:  The Caribbean Court of Justice came into operation in 2005 and is based in Trinidad. It has two distinct roles – it acts as an international court in relation to the treaty governing the integration of Caribbean states, and it also acts as an appeal court (replacing the UK Privy Council) for civil and criminal cases from certain Caribbean states...read more

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9781138688346 | Routledge, August 7, 2017, cover price $150.00 | About this edition:  The Caribbean Court of Justice came into operation in 2005 and is based in Trinidad.

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Product Description: This insightful and discerning book offers a fresh discourse on the functioning of national courts as decentralised EU courts and a new thematic for revising some older understandings of how national judges apply EU law. Organised into three key sections, the interdisciplinary chapters combine approaches and theories originating from law, political science, sociology and economics...read more

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9781783479894 | Edward Elgar Pub, June 30, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This insightful and discerning book offers a fresh discourse on the functioning of national courts as decentralised EU courts and a new thematic for revising some older understandings of how national judges apply EU law.

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Product Description: For more than fifty years, The Supreme Court Review has won acclaim for providing a sustained and authoritative survey of the implications of the Court's most significant decisions. The Supreme Court Review is an in-depth annual critique of the Supreme Court and its work, keeping up on the forefront of the origins, reforms, and interpretations of American law...read more
By Geoffrey R. Stone (editor)

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9780226392219 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 22, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: For more than fifty years, The Supreme Court Review has won acclaim for providing a sustained and authoritative survey of the implications of the Court's most significant decisions.

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Product Description: Introduction to the English Legal System is the ideal foundation for those coming new to the study of law. Written in a highly engaging and accessible style, Martin Partington introduces the purposes and functions of English law, the law-making process, and the machinery of justice, while alsochallenging assumptions and critiquing current debates...read more

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9780199571727, titled "Introduction to the English Legal System: 2010-2011" | 5th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, July 1, 2010), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Written in a highly engaging and approachable style, the fourth edition of Introduction to the English Legal System is an ideal foundation for all those coming new to the study of law.
9780199238101 | 4th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 25, 2008), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Written in a highly engaging and approachable style, the fourth edition of Introduction to the English Legal System is an ideal foundation for all those coming new to the study of law.
9780199278299, titled "Introduction to the English Legal System" | 3 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2006), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Written in an engaging style, and avoiding legal jargon, this new edition of Introduction to the English Legal System is an ideal foundation for all those coming new to the study of law.
9780199260577, titled "Introduction to the English Legal System" | Oxford Univ Pr, July 1, 2003, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This edition has been thoroughly updated to incorporate all key developments in civil, administrative and criminal justice, institutional structures and new organizational bodies.
9780198763833 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 9, 2001, cover price $24.95 | also contains Strong Justice: A Caitlin Strong Novel | About this edition: This clearly written introductory text has been specifically written for those coming new to the study of law, providing a clear and concise introduction to all the major aspects of the English legal system.
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Product Description: The first in a series of Companions that offer broad coverage of a range of international courts and tribunals, The Elgar Companion to the International Court of Justice is a one-stop reference for those wishing to understand this highly significant and successful Court...read more

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9781782544852 | Edward Elgar Pub, September 30, 2014, cover price $230.00 | About this edition: The first in a series of Companions that offer broad coverage of a range of international courts and tribunals, The Elgar Companion to the International Court of Justice is a one-stop reference for those wishing to understand this highly significant and successful court.

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9781786430212 | Edward Elgar Pub, May 25, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The first in a series of Companions that offer broad coverage of a range of international courts and tribunals, The Elgar Companion to the International Court of Justice is a one-stop reference for those wishing to understand this highly significant and successful Court.

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Product Description: This book is designed to give the reader ideas that will help them win in an appellate court, whether representing the appellant or the respondent. These ideas cannot guarantee victory because there are many key factors beyond the lawyer's control, such as the record on appeal and the attitudes of the judges assigned to the case...read more

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9781630447700 | 5th edition (Carolina Academic Pr, May 18, 2016), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: This book is designed to give the reader ideas that will help them win in an appellate court, whether representing the appellant or the respondent.
9781422411759 | 4th edition (Carolina Academic Pr, October 26, 2007), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This book is designed to address the substance of an appeal: how to win.
9780872158788 | Revised edition (Lexis Pub, April 1, 1985), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: This book is designed to address the substance of an appeal: how to win.

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