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November 8, 2012

The Rules, Practice, and Jurisprudence of International Courts and Tribunals

Editor: Chiara Giorgetti

Edition: First

Publisher: Brill/Martinus Nijhoff

Pages: 612

Price: EUR179.00

ISBN: 9789004194823

International dispute-resolution institutions are considered here, including those of general jurisdiction and specialised jurisdiction, as well as human rights courts, international criminal courts and tribunals, courts of regional integration agreements, claims commissions and tribunals, and administrative tribunals of international organisations. This text aims to assess both procedural rules and essential case-law, making it relevant for both academics and practitioners in international law.

Fifty Years in Family Law: Essays for Stephen Cretney

Editors: Rebecca Probert and Chris Barton

Edition: First

Publisher: Intersentia

Pages: 332

Price: £69.00

ISBN: 9781780680521

A labour of love in honour of the prolific and profound figure who is widely seen as the leading English scholar in the field of family law. This collection presents the work of academics, lawyers and members of the judiciary who have not only benefited from Stephen Cretney's scholarship but who also hold him in high personal regard.

Family Law, Gender and the State: Text, Cases and Materials

Authors: Alison Diduck and Felicity Kaganas

Edition: Third

Publisher: Hart

Pages: 870

Price: £30.00

ISBN: 9781849461498

The UK-based authors of this work on family law aim to provide not only an explication of legal principle but also explore, primarily from a feminist perspective, some of the assumptions about, and constructions of, gender, sexual orientation, class and culture that underlie the law. It is intended as an introduction to family law for undergraduates, and also for postgraduate students of family law.

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