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Business Networks Reloaded
Edited by Peter Krebs, Stefanie Jung and Gunther Teubner

Business Networks Reloaded

Business networks are an important economic phenomenon. This interdisciplinary research volume focuses on cooperative business networks. Special attention is paid to new economic findings, the definition of business networks and their governance structure, the compatibility of business networks with anti-trust law, and the liability of the network and its members towards third parties and duties of loyalty. Drawing on new research from Italy, Spain ...

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The Diffusion of Law
The Diffusion of Law
Edited by Sue Farran, James Gallen, Jennifer Hendry and Christa Rautenbach

The Diffusion of Law

The Movement of Laws and Norms Around the World

This collection contributes to the wider theoretical debate concerning the movement of law and legal norms by engaging with concrete examples of legal diffusion in jurisdictions as diverse as Albania, the Czech Republic, Poland and Kuwait. The volume is international, multi-disciplinary and multi-methodological in approach and brings together ...

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Consumer Debt and Social Exclusion in Europe
Consumer Debt and Social Exclusion in Europe
Edited by Hans-W. Micklitz and Irina Domurath

Consumer Debt and Social Exclusion in Europe

This study fills a vital gap in the current literature on the effects of the financial and economic crisis, and features detailed reports from six European countries which form the empirical background for five analyses of different aspects of the social inclusion-exclusion dichotomy through over-indebtedness in Europe since 2008. The account shows how the current design of the consumer credit and mortgage system in Europe has helped to produce individual ...

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Justice as Friendship
Justice as Friendship
Seow Hon Tan

Justice as Friendship

A Theory of Law

The central argument of this study is that the universal phenomenon of friendship provides us with an inter-subjectively agreeable and rich conception of justice that can be transposed to the context of law. While presented as a theory of law, the work considers and traverses the fields of jurisprudence, tort law, contract law, philosophy ...

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Stateless Law
Stateless Law
Edited by Helge Dedek and Shauna Van Praagh

Stateless Law

Evolving Boundaries of a Discipline

This volume offers a critical analysis and illustration of the challenges and promises of ‘stateless’ law thought, pedagogy and approaches to governance - that is, understanding and conceptualizing law in a post-national condition. Confronting the ‘transnational challenge’ posed to the traditional theoretical and institutional structures that ...

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Controversies in Tax Law
Controversies in Tax Law
Edited by Anthony C. Infanti

Controversies in Tax Law

A Matter of Perspective

This volume addresses the central tension in debates between ‘mainstream’ and ‘critical’ tax theorists which reflects a clash of perspectives: is taxation primarily a matter of social science or of social justice? Should tax policy debates be grounded in economics or in critical race, feminist, queer, and other outsider perspectives? With ...

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Of Doubt and Proof
Of Doubt and Proof
Edited by Daniela Berti, Anthony Good and Gilles Tarabout

Of Doubt and Proof

Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment

All institutions concerned with the process of judging are necessarily concerned with the question of doubt. The contributors to this book broaden the theoretical understandings of the social role of doubt both in social science and in law. By putting ritual and judicial settings into comparative perspective as well as legal processes in France ...

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Criminality and Criminal Justice in Contemporary Poland
Criminality and Criminal Justice in Contemporary Poland
Konrad Buczkowski, Beata Czarnecka-Dzialuk, Witold Klaus, Anna Kossowska, Irena Rzeplińska, Paulina Wiktorska, Dagmara Woźniakowska-Fajst, Dobrochna Wójcik

Criminality and Criminal Justice in Contemporary Poland

Sociopolitical Perspectives

This book offers an exhaustive and original look at the phenomenon of criminality as part of the political and social reality in Poland, the largest country in Central Europe, whose political post-war path has been similar to that of other countries in this region. The book fills a gap in the English-language criminological literature on the ...

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