Law and Social Change / Edition 2
  • Law and Social Change / Edition 2
  • Law and Social Change / Edition 2

Law and Social Change / Edition 2

by Sharyn L Roach Anleu
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412945607

ISBN-13: 9781412945608

Pub. Date: 11/28/2009

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This is a timely new edition of Sharyn L. Roach Anleu's invaluable introduction to the sociology of law and its role as a social institution and social process. Discussing current theory and key empirical research from a diverse range of perspectivesthe bookgives relevant examples, from various cultures and societies, to provide a sociological view which goes

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This is a timely new edition of Sharyn L. Roach Anleu's invaluable introduction to the sociology of law and its role as a social institution and social process. Discussing current theory and key empirical research from a diverse range of perspectivesthe bookgives relevant examples, from various cultures and societies, to provide a sociological view which goes beyond more jurisprudential approaches to law and society. This thoroughly updated edition engages with modern scholarship, and recent research, on globalization while also looking at related issues such as the internationalization of law and human rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412945608
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
11/28/2009
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
297
Sales rank:
737,322
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: the meaning of law
Law in Classical Social Theory
Contemporary Social Theory and Law
The Legal Profession
Dispute Resolution
Social Control
Feminism and Legal Reform
Rights and Citizenship
Conclusion

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