Philosophy and Resistance in the Crisis: Greece and the Future of Europe

By Costas Douzinas

This publication is ready the worldwide hindrance and the ideal to resistance, approximately neoliberal biopolitics and direct democracy, concerning the accountability of intellectuals and the poetry of the multitude. utilizing Greece for instance, Douzinas argues that the power series of protests, uprisings and revolutions has considerably replaced the political panorama. This new politics is the newest instance of the force to withstand, a persevering attribute of the human spirit.

The ecu and the IMF used Greece as a guinea pig to check the stipulations of social reconstruction in occasions of obstacle. however the manifold resistances became the thing of experimentation right into a political topic and overturned the plans of elites. the belief and boundaries of democracy are redefined within the position in their beginning.

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The E-Myth Attorney: Why Most Legal Practices Don't Work and What to Do About It

By Michael E. Gerber

The entire consultant to the enterprise of operating a profitable felony practice

Many lawyers in small and mid-size practices are specialists at the legislations, yet won't have thought of their perform as a lot from a enterprise perspective.

Michael Gerber’s The E-Myth Attorney fills this void, providing you with strong recommendation on every little thing you want to run your perform as a winning enterprise, permitting you to accomplish your pursuits and develop your perform. that includes Gerber's signature easy-to-understand, easy-to-implement variety, The E-Myth Attorney features:

  • A entire start-up advisor you should use to get your perform off the floor speedy, in addition to finished motion steps for maximizing the functionality of an current practice
  • Industry particular suggestion from famous felony specialists that experience built a hugely profitable criminal perform utilizing Gerber’s principles
  • Gerber’s common charm as a famous professional on small companies who has coached, taught, and expert over 60,000 small businesses

The E-Myth Attorney is the final consultant you will ever have the desire to make the variation in construction or constructing your winning criminal practice.

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The Little Black Book of Lawyer's Wisdom

A convenient advisor to felony knowledge prior and present.

To be a legal professional or a political candidate or a pass judgement on, one needs to devote their lives to serving the general public reliable. For an individual contemplating a profession in legislations or somebody drawn to philosophy, politics, and/or govt, herein you'll find an pleasing and academic selection of felony knowledge from a few of history’s maximum thinkers. the line to justice isn't really continuously effortless. it really is fraught with clash, scandal, adversity, and sleepless nights. it's a noble and important pursuit as society keeps to growth and search equality for all.

Words from popular attorneys, judges, authors, politicians, philosophers, and preachers make up this different collection of over 200 memorable, bite-sized quotations approximately justice, philosophy, crime, the lifetime of a legal professional, landmark situations, and more!

Included are such quotations as:

“Let all legislation by means of transparent, uniform, and targeted; to interpret legislation is sort of consistently to deprave them.” —Voltaire

“If on your personal judgment you can't be a decent attorney, get to the bottom of to be sincere with no being a lawyer.” —President Abraham Lincoln

“The first accountability of society is justice.” —Alexander Hamilton

“A method of justice is the richer for variety of heritage and experience.” —U.S. ideal court docket Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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The Crime of Aggression in International Criminal Law: Historical Development, Comparative Analysis and Present State

By Sergey Sayapin

In view that after the second one international warfare, the crime of aggression is – besides genocide, crimes opposed to humanity and conflict crimes – a "core crime" less than overseas legislation. besides the fact that, regardless of a proper reputation of aggression as a question of foreign felony legislation and the reinforcement of the foreign felony legislation of using strength by way of States, quite a few overseas armed conflicts happened yet nobody was once ever prosecuted for aggression due to the fact 1949. This e-book comprehensively analyses the old improvement of the criminalisation of aggression, scrutinises in an in depth demeanour the correct jurisprudence of the Nuremberg and Tokyo Tribunals in addition to of the Nuremberg follow-up trials, and makes proposals for a extra winning prosecution for aggression sooner or later. In selecting ordinary foreign legislation at the topic, the amount attracts upon a wealth of acceptable resources of nationwide legal legislations and places ahead an invaluable category of States´ legislative techniques in the direction of the criminalisation of aggression on the nationwide point. It additionally deals a close research of the present overseas criminal legislation of using strength and of the Rome Statute´s major and procedural provisions referring to the workout of the overseas felony Court´s jurisdiction with admire to the crime of aggression, after 1 January 2017.

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The Handbook of Dispute Resolution

This quantity is a necessary, state-of-the-art reference for all practitioners, scholars, and lecturers within the box of dispute answer. every one bankruptcy used to be written in particular for this assortment and hasn't ever prior to been released. The contributors--drawn from a variety of educational disciplines--contains some of the so much trendy names in dispute answer this present day, together with Frank E. A. Sander, Carrie Menkel-Meadow, Bruce Patton, Lawrence Susskind, Ethan Katsh, Deborah Kolb, and Max Bazerman. The instruction manual of Dispute Resolution comprises the most up-tp-date puzzling over dispute answer. It synthesizes greater than thirty years of study into cogent, practitioner-focused chapters that think no past history within the box. even as, the e-book bargains path-breaking learn and concept that would curiosity those that were immersed within the research or perform of dispute solution for years. The Handbook additionally deals insights on the way to comprehend disputants. It explores how character elements, feelings, matters approximately identification, courting dynamics, and perceptions give a contribution to the escalation of disputes. the quantity additionally explains a few of the classes to be had from viewing disputes during the lens of gender and cultural modifications.

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How to Fix Copyright

Do copyright legislation without delay reason humans to create works they another way would not create? Do these legislation at once positioned mammoth quantities of cash into authors' wallet? Does tradition depend upon copyright? Are copyright legislation a key motive force of competitiveness and of the information economy?

These are the major questions William Patry addresses in How to mend Copyright. all of us proportion the objectives of accelerating inventive works, making sure authors could make a good residing, furthering tradition and competitiveness and making sure that wisdom is largely shared, yet what function does copyright legislations really play in making these items come actual within the genuine international? easily believing in lofty ambitions is not adequate. If we need our pursuits to return actual, we needs to transcend believing in them; we needs to determine they arrive actual, via empirical trying out and adjustment.

Patry argues that legislation has to be in line with triumphing markets and applied sciences simply because applied sciences play a wide (although no longer specific) function in developing patron call for; markets then fulfill that call for. Patry discusses how copyright legislation arose out of eighteenth-century markets and expertise, crucial attribute of which was once synthetic shortage. man made shortage was once created via the lifestyles of a small quantity gatekeepers, through particularly excessive obstacles to access, and by way of analog boundaries on copying.

Markets and applied sciences swap, in a symbiotic approach, Patry asserts. New applied sciences create new call for, requiring new company types. the recent markets created by means of the web and electronic instruments are the best ever: obstacles to access are low, bills of creation and distribution are low, the achieve is worldwide, and massive sums of cash might be made off of a mess of small transactions. in addition to those new applied sciences and markets comes the democratization of construction; electronic abundance is changing analog synthetic scarcity.

The activity of policymakers is to remake our copyright legislation to slot our occasions: our copyright legislation, in response to the eighteenth century suggestion of actual copies, gatekeepers, and synthetic shortage, has to be changed with legislation according to entry now not possession of actual items, production through the hundreds and never by way of the few, and worldwide instead of local markets. Patry's view is that of a traditionalist who believes within the targets of copyright yet insists that legislation needs to fit the days instead of struggle opposed to the current and the future.

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An Islamic Court in Context: An Ethnographic Study of Judicial Reasoning

By Erin E. Stiles

As strong as retail!

This perceptive ethnographic research deals perception into the workings of the modern Islamic felony procedure. in accordance with fieldwork in Zanzibar, Stiles sheds gentle on how humans comprehend and use Islamic felony principles in marital disputes and at the judicial reasoning and litigant task in Islamic kinfolk courtroom. proposing distinctive interpretations, this ebook exhibits that Islamic judges (kadhis), clerks, and litigants cause utilizing not just their understandings of Islamic legislations but in addition their perspectives of actual and perfect marital habit, neighborhood authority, and the court’s position in the neighborhood. Stiles’ account presents a compelling and far-reaching contribution to socio-legal scholarship.

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NMT: Die Nürnberger Militärtribunale zwischen Geschichte, Gerechtigkeit und Rechtschöpfung (German Edition)

By Alexa Stiller

Die Verfahren vor den Nürnberger Militärtribunalen (NMT), in denen amerikanische Ankläger die Funktionseliten des "Dritten Reiches" vor Gericht stellten, standen lange Zeit im Schatten des ersten sogenannten Hauptkriegsverbrecherprozesses. Doch der Beitrag, den die Nürnberger Militärtribunale zur historischen und juristischen Aufarbeitung der nationalsozialistischen Herrschaft sowie zur Kodifizierung des Völkerstrafrechts leisteten, battle und ist von enormer Bedeutung.

In diesem Buch werden die Verfahren und ihre Protagonisten erstmals umfassend untersucht sowie die historischen Kontexte und juristischen Probleme systematisch dargestellt. Auf diese Weise entsteht eine Gesamtschau der Verfahren, die ihren Charakter als politisch-didaktische Prozesse betont und den historisch präzendenzlosen Versuch nachzeichnet, Recht Gerechtigkeit und Geschichte in Einklang zu bringen.

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Commercial Real Estate Analysis & Investments

Discover ways to study advertisement genuine property from an funding viewpoint with COMMERICAL actual property research AND INVESTMENTS and its accompanying CD-ROM! featuring the fundamental options, rules, and instruments for the research of industrial actual property, this actual property textual content will give you the instruments you want to comprehend actual property investments in trendy dynamic financial system. learning is made effortless with the CD-ROM that offers multiplied assurance in addition to spreadsheet examples of methodologies, information utilized in indicates, lecture slide notes, and solutions to check questions.

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Essentials of Criminal Justice

Are you an unsuspecting "victim" of the "CSI effect"? grasp the fine details of the felony justice procedure with necessities OF felony JUSTICE, 9th version. With its state-of-the-art high-profile situations, present learn, designated occupation details, and exact myth-busting subject, this bestseller equips you with an effective figuring out of the trendy felony justice approach.

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