The Legacies of Gay Liberation
Forty years have passed since the publication of Dennis Altman's crucial text, Homosexual: Oppression and Liberation, which captured the vibrant and violent explosions of the gay liberation movement. On this anniversary, Carolyn D'Cruz and Mark Pendleton have compiled here...
Paper - 9781742583457 - $ 39.99
Biography, Law, History
Edited by: Wilfrid Prest
One of the most celebrated works in the Anglo-American legal tradition, William Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England (1765-1769) has recently begun to attract renewed interest from legal and other scholars. The Commentaries no longer dominate legal education as they once did, especially...
Paper - 9781849466424 - $ 26.95
Edited by: Jarlath Killeen
Despite his vampire creation, Dracula, being world-famous, and in spite of a host of academic studies of the novel in which this vampire first appeared, Bram Stoker himself remains a figure shrouded in darkness, and his other writings are virtually unknown and ignored. This collection...
Cloth - 9781846824074 - $ 74.50
A Handbook for Family Lawyers (Second Edition)
By Abigail Bond
Contributions by: Anna Pauffley
This handbook has been developed for all those involved in UK care proceedings where one or both of the parents is learning disabled. The book sets out the relevant UK policy and guidance in this area. It...
Paper - 9781846618178 - $ 87.00
Most child maltreatment occurs within the context of high risk families. There are ethical, economic, and ecological reasons why physical abuse in such families should be a major concern. Throughout the UK, physical abuse is a significant issue. Yet, while neglect and other forms...
Paper - 9781780460314 - $ 32.00
The need for protection
Participatory approaches are becoming increasingly popular in research that involves children. There is a growing trend where researchers engage or employ children as co-researchers or primary researchers. This book explores the ethical, methodological, practical, and protection issues associated with this participatory approach. Among the...
Paper - 9781780460307 - $ 32.00
1500 to the Present
Studies of Irish children's literature are relatively numerous in Ireland, and yet the study of children and childhood, and the concepts associated with these words, is really just beginning in Ireland. Addressing this lacuna, this book is a significant...
Cloth - 9781846825255 - $ 95.00
A Contextual Approach (International Edition)
Lord Denning, an influential but controversial English judge, stated that "Words are the lawyer's tools of trade." This legal textbook - now in its second edition - reflects that conviction as it focuses on the language of the law (legal...
Paper - 9781849465762 - $ 43.95
Cases and Materials
This book is a collection of judiciously selected constitutional law materials from Asia, designed for scholars and students of constitutional law and comparative constitutional law. Divided into 11 chapters, the book is arranged thematically around...
Paper - 9781849462341 - $ 74.95
South African Women's Writing Across Traditions
By Ksenia Robbe
The subject of 'motherhood' is interwoven with themes of survival, power, and identity. It is also at the heart of any consideration of women's writing. Conversations of Motherhood sensitively charts common themes, intersecting experiences, and related topics within the cultural specificities of...
Paper - 9781869142889 - $ 33.50