No Words Wasted Sale
 
 

Law
Civil Liberties and Human Rights


There are 1997 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Law - Civil Liberties and Human Rights
Page 5 of 100 next

Supremely Political: The Role of Ideology and Presidential Management in Unsuccessful Supreme Court Nominations (Suny Series in Ethical Theory)
Supremely Political: The Role of Ideology and Presidential Management in Unsuccessful Supreme Court Nominations (Suny Series in Ethical Theory)
by John Massaro
Book News Annotation
Massaro (political science, SUNY, Potsdam) examines the failed Fortas, Haynsworth, Carswell, Bork, and Ginsburg nominations, and demonstrates that the Senate's negative actions are based not only on the candidate's ideology and the timing of the... (read more)

Your price: $30.50
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Buying Social Justice: Equality, Government Procurement and Legal Change
Buying Social Justice: Equality, Government Procurement and Legal Change
by Christopher Mccrudden
Publisher Comments
Governments spend huge amounts of money buying goods and services from the private sector. How far should their spending power be affected by social policy? Arguments against the practice are often made by economists - on the grounds of inefficiency... (read more)

Your price: $273.50
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Molting Time for Antitrust: Market Realities, Economic Fallacies, and European Innovations
Molting Time for Antitrust: Market Realities, Economic Fallacies, and European Innovations
by Dudley H. Chapman
Publisher Comments
While the purpose of antitrust policy is to protect competition, competition that removes all restraints may defeat its own goal. Dudley H. Chapman, in a revisionist analysis of antitrust history and policy, argues that our country needs practical... (read more)

Your price: $144.75
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Witness Intimidation: The Law's Response
Witness Intimidation: The Law's Response
by Michael H. Graham
Publisher Comments
Michael H. Graham argues that to meet the problem of witness intimidation squarely, the system must eliminate the possibility of intimidation by preserving the victiM&Apos;s or eyewitness's testimony in a form admissible at trial. To do this, the legal... (read more)

Your price: $144.75
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Shooting Back: The Right and Duty of Self-Defense
Shooting Back: The Right and Duty of Self-Defense
by Charl Van Wyk
Publisher Comments
Charl Van Wyk was just an ordinary Christian man until July 25, 1993 - the day that would become known as the St. James Massacre. It was on this date that Van Wyk shot back at the terrorists who were attacking an innocent congregation gathered in prayer,... (read more)

List Price $14.99
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Judges Beyond Politics in Democracy and Dictatorship: Lessons from Chile (Cambridge Studies in Law and Society)
Judges Beyond Politics in Democracy and Dictatorship: Lessons from Chile (Cambridge Studies in Law and Society)
by Lisa Hilbink
Publisher Comments
A longitudinal case study of Chile that assesses competing hypotheses regarding judicial behavior in both democratic and undemocratic contexts, this book explores the relevance of regime-related factors, judges' personal policy preferences, social class,... (read more)

Your price: $56.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Gay Families and the Courts: The Quest for Equal Rights
Gay Families and the Courts: The Quest for Equal Rights
by Susan Gluck Mezey
Publisher Comments
Susan Gluck Mezey's newest book, Gay Families and the Courts, is a compelling examination of the role of the state and federal courts in furthering the goals of the gay and lesbian community. Unlike Mezey's earlier book, Queers in Court, this book... (read more)

Your price: $85.50
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Small Business Bankruptcy Reorganizations
Small Business Bankruptcy Reorganizations
by James A. Pusateri
Publisher Comments
The purpose of this book is to guide the practitioner, bankruptcy specialist or not, through the process of reorganization, with special empahasis on small business cases. It addresses the problems of representing either side in a small business... (read more)

Your price: $38.25
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Contributions in Librarianship and Information Science, #73: Reason Over Precedents: Origins of American Legal Thought
Contributions in Librarianship and Information Science, #73: Reason Over Precedents: Origins of American Legal Thought
by Craig Evan Klafter
Publisher Comments
This legal and intellectual history shows how the education of American lawyers between 1779 and 1829 manifested a unique and distinct process of legal thought into the United States. This new American legal thought, based upon ideas imported from the... (read more)

Your price: $152.50
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Brussels Iibis Regulation
Brussels Iibis Regulation
Publisher Comments
This new series will comment on the Brussels I Regulation and the Brussels II Regulation and as soon as they are enacted on the Rome I and the Rome II Regulation. For the first time this will be done by a team of leading experts from almost all EU... (read more)

List Price $250.75
Your price: $214.00
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Civil Advocacy
Civil Advocacy
by Charles Foster
Synopsis
This book is a practical guide to practice and procedure in courts and tribunals. It is aimed at the recently qualified practitioner, pupil barristers, trainee solicitors, or lawyers unversed in advocacy and procedure. It provides a guide to applications... (read more)

Your price: $76.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


How to Collect Child Support, 3rd Edition
How to Collect Child Support, 3rd Edition
by Geraldine Jensen
Synopsis
A complete guide for collecting child support. Learn how to work with government child support agencies, attorneys and do-it-yourself methods to collect child support. Written by Geraldine Jensen, a child support expert. How to Collect Child Support, 3rd... (read more)

Your price: $17.25
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Shouting Fire
Shouting Fire
by Alan M Dershowitz
Publisher Comments
Alan Dershowitz has been involved with so many high-profile cases, and has written persuasively about so many issues, that it is sometimes hard to remember that he is at heart a legal scholar. He was the youngest professor ever to be given tenure at... (read more)

List Price $26.95
Your price: $4.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Anatomy of a Jury
Anatomy of a Jury
by Seymour Wishman
Publisher Comments
The inside story of how twelve ordinary people, as jurors, decide the fate of an accused murderer, from the author of Confessions of a Criminal Lawyer.... (read more)

List Price $18.00
Your price: $3.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Psychological Injury
Psychological Injury
by Hugh Koch
Publisher Comments
This aim of this book is to demystify the medical and legal aspects of bringing a claim for psychological injuries. In this respect it has two potential audiences. Firstly, lawyers and claims handlers for whom it is hoped that it will help to explain the... (read more)

Your price: $74.25
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


From the Closet to the Altar: Courts, Backlash, and the Struggle for Same-Sex Marriage
From the Closet to the Altar: Courts, Backlash, and the Struggle for Same-Sex Marriage
by Michael J. Klarman
Publisher Comments
Same-sex marriage has become one of the most volatile issues in American politics. But if most young people support gay marriage, and if there are clear indicators that a substantial majority of the population will soon favor it, why has the outcry... (read more)

Your price: $26.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Prosecution for Treason: Weather War, Epidemics, Mind Control, and the Surrender of Sovereignty
Prosecution for Treason: Weather War, Epidemics, Mind Control, and the Surrender of Sovereignty
by Mary Maxwell
Publisher Comments
The Constitution defines treason as levying war against the United States, by persons who hold allegiance to the US, in other words all Americans. This author argues that violence committed against citizens by anyone who wages weather warfare (she... (read more)

List Price $9.95
Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual
Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual
by John Boston
Publisher Comments
Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual, in its much-anticipated fourth edition, is an indispensable guide for prisoners and prisoner advocates seeking to understand the rights guaranteed to prisoners by law and how to protect those rights. Clear... (read more)

Your price: $47.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Universal Minority Rights: A Commentary on the Jurisprudence of International Courts and Treaty Bodies
Universal Minority Rights: A Commentary on the Jurisprudence of International Courts and Treaty Bodies
by Marc Weller
Publisher Comments
The development of international standards for the protection of minorities has been slow and fragmented. In the absence of a comprehensive and universal binding set of rules, the development of minority protection has been left to regional agreements... (read more)

Your price: $183.50
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Accountant's Guide to Corporation, Partnership, and Agency Law
The Accountant's Guide to Corporation, Partnership, and Agency Law
by Sidney M. Wolf
Publisher Comments
This book contains a summary of the laws that govern business associations and are designed to help accountants spot potential problems their clients may encounter. The author, an attorney and environmental consultant, divided the material into three... (read more)

Your price: $126.75
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


«prev 1 ... 3 4 5 7 ... 100 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 1997 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Law
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.