Analyzes the classical stories of the Hebrew Bible through the lens of modern law
How two conflicts have shaped the relationship between law and war since 1945
Offers a case study of the same-sex marriage debate in Hawaii to discuss wider questions of political import
Describes the legal challenge to the Colorado anti-gay civil rights initiative
The classic ethnography on how implicit bias impacts black male students’ identities
Interrogation as a site of state sanctioned torture and violence
Colonialism is a structural injustice embedded in law; what possibilities for justice remain?
The tension between the ideology of liberty and government by law in British India shaped the development of colonial rule, and thus, Western legality
An incisive, eminently readable study of the evolving relationship between punishment and social order
An account of how courts repeat historical fictions that maintain sources of sovereign power.
An important examination of multinational corporations’ accountability in the era of globalization and the long shadow of the Holocaust
Reconsiders complex questions about how we imagine ourselves and our political communities
Legal experts, sociologists, and social workers debate the definition of child pornography, the punishment of offenders, and the protection of victims
Legal scholars and practitioners examine the role of the ICC’s first prosecutor
A definitive scholarly treatment of the ECCC from legal and political perspectives
Is there room for mercy in a system of justice?
"Perhaps the finest book ever written about capital punishment"
—The Chicago Tribune
Community policing, the author argues, does not necessarily empower the community but often increases the power of the police
Offers an alternative approach to liberalism and to communitarianism, with an empirical focus on Israel
A profound ethnographic analysis of how lawyers understand and respond to sweeping changes in the legal profession
Can Israel be both Jewish and democratic?
Accounts of law problems and the way they were handled, written by the responsible lawyers
Discusses the dilemmas of the relationship between the liberal state and capital punishment
Uses fiction to enrich our understanding of the law that deals with marriage and the family
The first comprehensive analysis of recent lawsuits against gun makers