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Product Description: Chronicles the conflict between religious and secular forces in Israel.In Judicial Power and National Politics, Second Edition, Patricia J. Woods returns to an issue that has only grown in relevance since the first edition’s publication in 2008: the religious-secular conflict in Israel...read more

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9781438462073 | 2 edition (State Univ of New York Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the conflict between religious and secular forces in Israel.
9780791473993 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 3, 2008, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Uses the case of Israel to examine the circumstances that lead national courts to engage heated political issues.

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9780791474006 | State Univ of New York Pr, January 1, 2009, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Uses the case of Israel to examine the circumstances that lead national courts to engage heated political issues.

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Product Description: For most of recorded history, men have held nearly all of the most powerful leadership positions. Today, although women occupy an increasing percentage of leadership positions, in America they hold less than a fifth of positions in both the public and private sectors...read more

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9780190614713 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: For most of recorded history, men have held nearly all of the most powerful leadership positions.

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Product Description: Protect yourself and your loved one with sound legal planning Gay and lesbian couples have gained a lot of legal ground in recent years. Although same-sex marriage is now legal across the U.S.,laws governing civil unions and domestic partnerships vary from state to state...read more

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9781413322798, titled "A Legal Guide for Lesbian & Gay Couples" | 18 edition (Nolo, October 31, 2016), cover price $34.99 | also contains A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples | About this edition: Protect yourself and your loved one with sound legal planning Gay and lesbian couples have gained a lot of legal ground in recent years.
9781413320206 | 17 edition (Nolo, June 16, 2014), cover price $34.99 | also contains A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples | About this edition: Laws affecting LGBT couples are changing rapidly, and while it's an exciting time for all gay and lesbian partners, keeping up with the myriad ways the shifting legal landscape touches your family life can be daunting.
9781413316810 | 16 edition (Nolo, May 4, 2012), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Protect your rights -- protect your relationship!

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Product Description: Protect yourself and your loved one with sound legal planning Gay and lesbian couples have gained a lot of legal ground in recent years. Although same-sex marriage is now legal across the U.S.,laws governing civil unions and domestic partnerships vary from state to state...read more

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9781413322798, titled "A Legal Guide for Lesbian & Gay Couples" | 18 edition (Nolo, October 31, 2016), cover price $34.99 | also contains A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples | About this edition: Protect yourself and your loved one with sound legal planning Gay and lesbian couples have gained a lot of legal ground in recent years.
9781413320206 | 17 edition (Nolo, June 16, 2014), cover price $34.99 | also contains A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples | About this edition: Laws affecting LGBT couples are changing rapidly, and while it's an exciting time for all gay and lesbian partners, keeping up with the myriad ways the shifting legal landscape touches your family life can be daunting.
9781413310917 | 15 pap/cdr edition (Nolo, April 4, 2010), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Protect your rights -- protect your relationship!
9781413306293 | 14 pap/cdr edition (Nolo, July 15, 2007), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Thoroughly revised and updated, a valuable resource for gay and lesbian couples explains how to obtain domestic-partner benefits, plan for medical emergencies, purchase property together, inheritance rights, and the practical and legal aspects of having and raising children, along with a new section on the laws of states offering an equivalent to marriage.

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Product Description: This book explores the contentious topic of women’s rights in Muslim-majority countries, with a specific focus on Iran and the Iranian women’s movement from 1906 to the present. The work contextualizes the authorial self through the use of personal narrative and interviews...read more

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9781472489159 | Routledge, September 28, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: This book explores the contentious topic of women’s rights in Muslim-majority countries, with a specific focus on Iran and the Iranian women’s movement from 1906 to the present.

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Product Description: How human rights principles, like the right to gender identity, freedom, integrity and equality, respond to the concerns of different groups of adults and children who experience gender harm due to the binary conception of sexuality and gender identity is the overall theme of this book...read more
By Anne Hellum (editor)

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9781138698505 | Routledge, September 23, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: How human rights principles, like the right to gender identity, freedom, integrity and equality, respond to the concerns of different groups of adults and children who experience gender harm due to the binary conception of sexuality and gender identity is the overall theme of this book.

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Product Description: Human trafficking is consistently featured on the global political agenda. This book examines the trafficking of adult female victims for sexual exploitation, and specifically the understanding of consent and its influence in the identification and treatment of trafficking victims...read more

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9780415816113 | Taylor & Francis, October 20, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Human trafficking is consistently featured on the global political agenda.

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9781138215276 | Routledge, August 1, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Human trafficking is consistently featured on the global political agenda.

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Product Description: This book builds upon the work of the feminist judgment project, completed at Durham and Kent, which integrated feminist theory and judicial method, re-writing influential judgments from a feminist perspective. The project produced an anthology of re-written judgments from Northern/Ireland, as well as innovative web resources with materials that will be of use to both academics and civil society...read more
By Aoife O'donoghue (editor)

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9781849465748 | Hart Pub, January 12, 2017, cover price $69.00 | About this edition: This book builds upon the work of the feminist judgment project, completed at Durham and Kent, which integrated feminist theory and judicial method, re-writing influential judgments from a feminist perspective.

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Product Description: In late October 2013, the Miami Dolphins’ player Jonathan Martin walked out on his team and checked into a mental health institution. The original story implied that Martin could not take the professional pressure. Within days, the story changed...read more

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9780814796139 | New York Univ Pr, May 31, 2016, cover price $49.00 | About this edition: In late October 2013, the Miami Dolphins’ player Jonathan Martin walked out on his team and checked into a mental health institution.

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Product Description: This book addresses the psychological impact of sexual harassment and gender discrimination from both a clinical and theoretical perspective, whereas previous literature on the topic has emphasized legal and employment consequences...read more

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9781138970939 | Reprint edition (Routledge, May 31, 2016), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This book addresses the psychological impact of sexual harassment and gender discrimination from both a clinical and theoretical perspective, whereas previous literature on the topic has emphasized legal and employment consequences.

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Product Description:  Sexual Offences: Law and Context presents the substantive law governing sexual offending in England and Wales in its socio-legal and historical context. It outlines the complexities of the Sexual Offences Act 2003, associated pieces of legislation and the common law offences in a clear, linear narrative...read more

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9781138806061 | Routledge, March 17, 2016, cover price $170.00 | About this edition:  Sexual Offences: Law and Context presents the substantive law governing sexual offending in England and Wales in its socio-legal and historical context.

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9781138806078 | Routledge, March 21, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition:  Sexual Offences: Law and Context presents the substantive law governing sexual offending in England and Wales in its socio-legal and historical context.

Product Description: The condemnation of wartime sexual violence as a gross violation of human rights has received widespread support. While rape and other forms of sexual violence have attracted considerable local and international attention, this often excludes wartime sexual violence among women belonging to so-called ‘perpetrator’ war-torn nations...read more

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9781138918627 | Routledge, December 8, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The condemnation of wartime sexual violence as a gross violation of human rights has received widespread support.

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Product Description: Transgender Persons and the Law, 2nd Edition further solidifies the ABA's position as the forerunner and champion of combatting transgender discrimination and safeguarding the legal rights of all transgender individuals. This new edition is an excellent resource for lawyers as well as lay-activists engaged in transgender human and civil rights albeit in the courts or in legislative lobbying...read more

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9781634250368 | 2 edition (Amer Bar Assn, May 7, 2016), cover price $129.95 | About this edition: Transgender Persons and the Law, 2nd Edition further solidifies the ABA's position as the forerunner and champion of combatting transgender discrimination and safeguarding the legal rights of all transgender individuals.
9781614389750 | Pap/cdr edition (Amer Bar Assn, April 7, 2014), cover price $129.95 | About this edition: This straightforward and informative groundbreaking book is intended to educate and inform practitioners on the various laws and landmark court cases involving transgendered individuals in a number of legal situations, including housing, veterans benefits, family law, health care, employment, criminal justice, and much more.

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Product Description: Just as Canada's population has changed in the past four decades, so has its prison population. The increasing diversity among prisoners raises important questions about how we punish those who break the law. Parole in Canada is the first book to explore how concerns about aboriginality, gender, and the multicultural ideal of "diversity" have been interpreted and used to alter parole policy and practice...read more

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9780774831932 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, May 2, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Just as Canada's population has changed in the past four decades, so has its prison population.

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Product Description: A lively exploration of the struggles faced by women in law enforcement and mystery fiction for the past 175 yearsIn 1910, Alice Wells took the oath to join the all-male Los Angeles Police Department. She wore no uniform, carried no weapon, and kept her badge stuffed in her pocketbook...read more

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9780807039380 | Beacon Pr, April 26, 2016, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A lively exploration of the struggles faced by women in law enforcement and mystery fiction for the past 175 yearsIn 1910, Alice Wells took the oath to join the all-male Los Angeles Police Department.

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Product Description: First published in 1997, this book marks a culmination of a three year research programme focused upon the incidence of domestic violence in Leicester. The study examined the levels of violence, the details of applicants and respondents and the nature of complaints, as well as the policies applied and the problems faced by those enforcing the law...read more

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9781138673694 | Routledge, May 5, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: First published in 1997, this book marks a culmination of a three year research programme focused upon the incidence of domestic violence in Leicester.
9781859411360 | Cavendish Pub Ltd, October 1, 1997, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: First published in 1998.

Product Description: We live in a world where seemingly everything can be measured. We rely on indicators to translate social phenomena into simple, quantified terms, which in turn can be used to guide individuals, organizations, and governments in establishing policy...read more

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9780226261140 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 20, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: We live in a world where seemingly everything can be measured.

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9780226261287 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 20, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: We live in a world where seemingly everything can be measured.

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Product Description: The crime of homicide has long animated academic debate, community concern and political attention. The discussion has often centered on the perceived (in)adequacy of legal responses to homicide, questions of culpability, and divergent representations of victims and offenders...read more
By Sandra Walklate (editor)

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9781138843479 | Routledge, April 4, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The crime of homicide has long animated academic debate, community concern and political attention.

Product Description: Victim's Stories and the Advancement of Human Rights takes on a set of questions suggested by the worldwide persistence of human rights abuse and the prevalence of victims' stories in human rights campaigns, truth commissions, and international criminal tribunals: What conceptions of victims are presumed in contemporary human rights discourse? How do conventional narrative templates fail victims of human rights abuse and resist raising novel human rights issues? What is empathy, and how can victims frame their stories to overcome empathetic obstacles and promote commitment to human rights? How can victims' stories be used ethically in the service of human rights? The book addresses these concerns by analyzing the rhetorical resources for and constraints on victims' ability to articulate their stories and by clarifying how their stories can contribute to enlarged understandings of human rights protections and deepened commitments to realizing human rights...read more

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9780199930388 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 12, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Victim's Stories and the Advancement of Human Rights takes on a set of questions suggested by the worldwide persistence of human rights abuse and the prevalence of victims' stories in human rights campaigns, truth commissions, and international criminal tribunals: What conceptions of victims are presumed in contemporary human rights discourse?

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9780199930401 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 12, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Victim's Stories and the Advancement of Human Rights takes on a set of questions suggested by the worldwide persistence of human rights abuse and the prevalence of victims' stories in human rights campaigns, truth commissions, and international criminal tribunals: What conceptions of victims are presumed in contemporary human rights discourse?

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Product Description: Much has changed in the ten years since the publication of the first edition of Women-at-Law. But, unfortunately, much has also stayed the same. Women are still confronting issues of promotions and equal pay, while also struggling to maintain a healthy work/life balance...read more

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9781634252386 | 2 edition (Amer Bar Assn, April 7, 2016), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Much has changed in the ten years since the publication of the first edition of Women-at-Law.
9781590313541 | Amer Bar Assn, January 1, 2005, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: How do women lawyers define success in today's world?

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Product Description: This book examines the protection of women's social rights from the perspectives of international and domestic Chinese law, as well as the legislative, administrative, and judicial protection of women's right to health and women's labor rights...read more
By Lidija R. Basta Fleiner (editor) and Li Xixia (editor)

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9781844644629 | Paths Intl Ltd, March 31, 2016, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This book examines the protection of women's social rights from the perspectives of international and domestic Chinese law, as well as the legislative, administrative, and judicial protection of women's right to health and women's labor rights.

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Product Description: Questions of gender have strongly influenced the development of international refugee law over the last few decades. This volume assesses the progress toward appropriate recognition of gender-related persecution in refugee law. It documents the advances made following intense advocacy around the world in the 1990s, and evaluates the extent to which gender has been successfully integrated into refugee law...read more
By Efrat Arbel (editor), Catherine Dauvergne (editor) and Jenni Millbank (editor)

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9780415839426 | Routledge, April 14, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Questions of gender have strongly influenced the development of international refugee law over the last few decades.

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9781138670419 | Routledge, February 29, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Questions of gender have strongly influenced the development of international refugee law over the last few decades.

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