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After Marriage EqualityThe Future of LGBT Rights

After Marriage Equality: The Future of LGBT Rights

Carlos A. Ball (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479883080
eISBN:
9781479898794
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479883080.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This book brings together twelve original essays by leading scholars of law, politics, and society to address the most important question facing the LGBT movement today: What does marriage equality ... More

American LawAn Introduction

American Law: An Introduction

Lawrence M. Friedman and Grant M. Hayden

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190460587
eISBN:
9780190460624
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190460587.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This book is a general introduction to the law and legal system of the United States and the relationship between law and society. Written for both students and general readers, it uses anecdotes, ... More

At Home in Two CountriesThe Past and Future of Dual Citizenship

At Home in Two Countries: The Past and Future of Dual Citizenship

Peter J. Spiro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780814785829
eISBN:
9780814724347
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814785829.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Although commonplace today, dual citizenship was once considered an abnormality, or even an abomination. Yet by the last decades of the twentieth century, perhaps fueled by the civil rights movement ... More

Coercion and Responsibility in IslamA Study in Ethics and Law

Coercion and Responsibility in Islam: A Study in Ethics and Law

Mairaj U. Syed

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198788775
eISBN:
9780191830846
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198788775.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Coercion and Responsibility in Islam is an exploration of how classical Muslim theologians and jurists belonging to four different intellectual traditions reasoned about the issues coercion raises ... More

The Concept of Cultural GenocideAn International Law Perspective

The Concept of Cultural Genocide: An International Law Perspective

Elisa Novic

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198787167
eISBN:
9780191829253
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198787167.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Cultural genocide remains a recurrent topic, appearing not only in the form of wide-ranging claims about the commission of cultural genocide in diverse contexts but also in the legal sphere, with ... More

Confident PluralismSurviving and Thriving through Deep Difference

Confident Pluralism: Surviving and Thriving through Deep Difference

John D. Inazu

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226365459
eISBN:
9780226365596
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226365596.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Confident Pluralism argues that we can and must live together peaceably in spite of deep and sometimes irresolvable differences over politics, religion, sexuality, and other important matters. We can ... More

Constitutional Torts and the War on Terror

Constitutional Torts and the War on Terror

James E. Pfander

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190495282
eISBN:
9780190495312
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495282.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

This book focuses on the judicial handling of constitutional tort claims arising from the war on terror, while examining the response of the federal courts to claims seeking redress for victims of ... More

ConstitutionalismPast, Present, and Future

Constitutionalism: Past, Present, and Future

Dieter Grimm

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198766124
eISBN:
9780191829277
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766124.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The book discusses the emergence, development, and prospects of modern constitutionalism. It describes constitutionalism as a novelty in the age old attempt to legitimize and limit political power. ... More

Contract, Status, and Fiduciary Law

Contract, Status, and Fiduciary Law

Paul B. Miller and Andrew S. Gold (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198779193
eISBN:
9780191824364
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779193.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Contract, Status, and Fiduciary Law is the first book of its kind, bringing together leading theorists to analyse critically important philosophical questions at the intersection of contract and ... More

The Contradiction in Disability LawSelective Abortions and Rights

The Contradiction in Disability Law: Selective Abortions and Rights

Smitha Nizar

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199466658
eISBN:
9780199087174
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466658.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

While the Indian legislation on prenatal tests, the Pre-natal Diagnostic Techniques Act, 1994, prohibits the use of prenatal tests for sex-selection, it permits the use of these tests to pick out ... More

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