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The Oxford Handbook of Law and Politics

Edited by: Keith E. Whittington, R.Daniel Kelemen, Gregory A. Caldeira

ISBN13: 9780199585571
Published: June 2010
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback (Hardback 2008)
Price: £30.00
Hardback edition out of print, ISBN13 9780199208425



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The study of law and politics is one of the foundation stones of the discipline of political science, and it has been one of the productive areas of cross-fertilization between the various subfields of political science and between political science and other cognate disciplines.

This Handbook provides a comprehensive survey of the field of law and politics in all its diversity, ranging from such traditional subjects as theories of jurisprudence, constitutionalism, judicial politics and law-and-society to such re-emerging subjects as comparative judicial politics, international law, and democratization.

The Oxford Handbook of Law and Politics gathers together leading scholars in the field to assess key literatures shaping the discipline today and to help set the direction of research in the decade ahead.

This extraordinary series offers 'state of the art' assessments that instruct, engage,and provoke. Both synoptic and directive, the fine essays across these superbly edited volumes reflect the ambitions and diversity of political science.No one who is immersed in the discipline's controversies and possibilities should miss the intellectual stimulation and critical appraisal these works so powerfully provide.

Subjects:
Constitutional and Administrative Law, Jurisprudence
Contents:
PART I: INTRODUCTION
PART II: APPROACHES
1. Judicial Behavior
2. Strategic Action
3. Historical Institutionalism
4. Sociological Perspectives
PART III: COMPARATIVE JUDICIAL POLITICS
5. Rule of Law, Courts, and Economic Development
6. Rule of Law and Courts in Democratizing Regimes
7. The Global Spread of Constitutional Review
8. Establishing and Maintaining Judicial Independence
9. Judicialization of Politics?
10. Federalism
11. Emergency and Prerogative Powers
PART IV: INTERNATIONAL AND SUPRANATIONAL LAW
12. International Law
13. The European Court of Justice and European Legal Integration
14. War Crimes Tribunals
15. The Globalization of the Law
PART V: FORMS OF LEGAL ORDER
16. Civil Law and Common Law: Toward Convergence?
17. Constitutionalism
18. Constitutional Law
19. Legal Structures of Democracy
20. Administrative Law
21. Legislation and Statutory Interpretation
22. Informal and Private Dispute Resolution
PART VI: SOURCES OF LAW AND THEORIES OF JURISPRUDENCE
23. Positivism
24. Natural Law
25. Rights Liberalism
26. Formalism and Its Discontents
27. Feminist Theory
28. Race and Legal Theory
PART VII: THE AMERICAN JUDICIAL CONTEXT
29. Filling the Bench
30. The U.S. Supreme Court
31. Relations Among Courts
32. Litigation and the Mobilization of Law
33. Legal Profession
34. The Public and the Courts
PART VIII: THE POLITICAL AND POLICY ENVIRONMENT OF COURTS IN THE UNITED STATES
35. Judicial Independence
36. Law and Regulation
37. Law as an Instrument of Social Reform
38. Criminal Justice and Police
39. Law and Political Ideologies
40. Courts and Political Partisan Regimes
41. Legal Consciousness
PART IX: INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES TO LAW AND POLITICS
42. Law and Society
43. Law and Economics
44. Law and Psychology
45. Law and Literature
46. Law and History
PART X: OLD AND NEW

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