Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

View:

Underground Warfare

Underground Warfare

Daphné Richemond-Barak

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190457242
eISBN:
9780190457280
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190457242.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Underground warfare, a tactic of yesteryear, has re-emerged as a global and rapidly diffusing threat. This book is the first of its kind to examine tunnel warfare in a systematic and comprehensive ... More

Confronting CorruptionPast Concerns, Present Challenges, and Future Strategies

Confronting Corruption: Past Concerns, Present Challenges, and Future Strategies

Fritz Heimann and Mark Pieth

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190458331
eISBN:
9780190458379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190458331.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Public International Law

Corruption undermines nearly all key legal and developmental priorities today, including the effective functioning of democratic institutions and honest elections, environmental protection, human ... More

Comparative International Law

Comparative International Law

Anthea Roberts, Paul B. Stephan, Pierre-Hugues Verdier, and Mila Versteeg (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190697570
eISBN:
9780190697600
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190697570.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

By definition, international law, once agreed upon and consented to, applies to all parties equally. It is perhaps the one area of law where cross-country comparison seems inappropriate, because all ... More

Arcs of Global JusticeEssays in Honour of William A. Schabas

Arcs of Global Justice: Essays in Honour of William A. Schabas

Margaret M. deGuzman and Diane Marie Amann (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190272654
eISBN:
9780190272685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190272654.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Invoking famous words by Martin Luther King Jr.–‘the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice’–this volume analyses developments respecting global justice in the decades since ... More

The Law of Maritime BlockadePast, Present, and Future

The Law of Maritime Blockade: Past, Present, and Future

Phillip Drew

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198808435
eISBN:
9780191846151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808435.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Although benign by appearance, Maritime Blockade can, in the right circumstances, be a devastating method of warfare, capable of bringing a country’s economy to its knees and causing mass suffering ... More

Taxing the ChurchReligion, Exemptions, Entanglement, and the Constitution

Taxing the Church: Religion, Exemptions, Entanglement, and the Constitution

Edward A. Zelinsky

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190853952
eISBN:
9780190853983
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190853952.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book explores the legal and tax policy issues that arise when churches and other religious institutions are taxed or exempted. Churches and other religious institutions are treated diversely by ... More

Habeas Corpus in WartimeFrom the Tower of London to Guantanamo Bay

Habeas Corpus in Wartime: From the Tower of London to Guantanamo Bay

Amanda L. Tyler

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780199856664
eISBN:
9780199366668
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199856664.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Habeas Corpus in Wartime unearths and presents a comprehensive account of the legal and political history of habeas corpus in wartime in the Anglo-American legal tradition. The book begins by tracing ... More

Political Jurisprudence

Political Jurisprudence

Martin Loughlin

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198810223
eISBN:
9780191847363
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810223.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Political jurisprudence is the branch of jurisprudence that treats law as an aspect of human experience called ‘the political’. This is an approach that many contemporary jurists, those whose work ... More

A Theory of Legitimate Expectations for Public Administration

A Theory of Legitimate Expectations for Public Administration

Alexander Brown

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198812753
eISBN:
9780191851926
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198812753.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In this book Alexander Brown addresses the fundamental terms of our relationship to governmental administrative agencies, and whether they should have unfettered discretion over administrative ... More

LegalismProperty and Ownership

Legalism: Property and Ownership

Georgy Kantor, Tom Lambert, and Hannah Skoda (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198813415
eISBN:
9780191851704
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813415.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

In this volume, ownership is defined as the simple fact of being able to describe something as ‘mine’ or ‘yours’, and property is distinguished as the discursive field which allows the articulation ... More

View: