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Faces of InequalityA Theory of Wrongful Discrimination

Faces of Inequality: A Theory of Wrongful Discrimination

Sophia Moreau

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190927301
eISBN:
9780190927332
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190927301.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This book defends an original and pluralist theory of when and why discrimination wrongs people. Sophia Moreau argues that although all cases of wrongful discrimination involve a failure to treat ... More

Just Add WaterSolving the World's Problems Using its Most Precious Resource

Just Add Water: Solving the World's Problems Using its Most Precious Resource

Rhett B. Larson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190948009
eISBN:
9780190948016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190948009.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

Scientists have long been searching for a unified field theory—one answer to all of the questions about the physical universe. In Just Add Water: Solving the World’s Problems Using Its Most Precious ... More

Drunk JapanLaw and Alcohol in Japanese Society

Drunk Japan: Law and Alcohol in Japanese Society

Mark D. West

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190070847
eISBN:
9780190070878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190070847.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Comparative Law

What does it mean to be drunk in Japan? This book provides a rich description of Japanese alcohol consumption, drinking culture, and intoxication distilled from a unique data set: thousands of ... More

A Court of SpecialistsJudicial Behavior on the UK Supreme Court

A Court of Specialists: Judicial Behavior on the UK Supreme Court

Chris Hanretty

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197509234
eISBN:
9780197509265
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197509234.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Public International Law

This book explains how judges on the UK Supreme Court behave. It looks at different stages in the court's decision-making process—from the initial selection of cases, to the choice of judges to sit ... More

Criminalizing SexA Unified Liberal Theory

Criminalizing Sex: A Unified Liberal Theory

Stuart P. Green

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780197507483
eISBN:
9780197507513
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197507483.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Starting in the latter part of the twentieth century, the law of sexual offenses, especially in the West, began to reflect a striking divergence. On the one hand, the law became significantly more ... More

Shocking the Conscience of HumanityGravity and the Legitimacy of International Criminal Law

Shocking the Conscience of Humanity: Gravity and the Legitimacy of International Criminal Law

Margaret M. deGuzman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198786153
eISBN:
9780191827853
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786153.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

The most commonly cited justification for international criminal law is that it addresses crimes of such gravity that they “shock the conscience of humanity.” From decisions about how to define ... More

The Metamorphosis of Criminal JusticeA Comparative Account

The Metamorphosis of Criminal Justice: A Comparative Account

Jacqueline S. Hodgson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780199981427
eISBN:
9780190096649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199981427.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The focus of this book is the potentially radical and fundamental changes that are taking place within criminal justice in Britain and in France and the ways that these are driven by wider domestic, ... More

The Revolution in Freedoms of Press and SpeechFrom Blackstone to the First Amendment and Fox's Libel Act

The Revolution in Freedoms of Press and Speech: From Blackstone to the First Amendment and Fox's Libel Act

Wendell Bird

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197509197
eISBN:
9780197509227
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197509197.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book discusses the revolutionary broadening of concepts of freedoms of press and speech in Great Britain and in America during the quarter century before the First Amendment and Fox’s Libel Act. ... More

The Possibility of Norms

The Possibility of Norms

Christoph Möllers

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198827399
eISBN:
9780191888496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827399.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book elaborates on a concept of the normative. It aims to explicate what is meant when norms are spoken of as such. Hence, this book is only concerned with developing a concept of the normative; ... More

Accountability in the Economic and Monetary UnionFoundations, Policy, and Governance

Accountability in the Economic and Monetary Union: Foundations, Policy, and Governance

Menelaos Markakis

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198845263
eISBN:
9780191880544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845263.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This book looks at accountability in the field of Economic and Monetary Union, including the Banking Union. It looks at the emergence of a new constitutional and governance architecture in the ... More

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