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Lethal Autonomous WeaponsRe-Examining the Law and Ethics of Robotic Warfare

Lethal Autonomous Weapons: Re-Examining the Law and Ethics of Robotic Warfare

Jai Galliott, Duncan MacIntosh, and Jens David Ohlin (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197546048
eISBN:
9780197546079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197546048.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The question of whether new rules or regulations are required to govern, restrict, or even prohibit the use of autonomous weapons systems has been the subject of debate for the better part of a ... More

National Security, Leaks and Freedom of the PressThe Pentagon Papers Fifty Years On

National Security, Leaks and Freedom of the Press: The Pentagon Papers Fifty Years On

Geoffrey Stone and Lee Bollinger (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197519387
eISBN:
9780197519424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197519387.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The United States Supreme Court made a landmark decision in the Pentagon Papers case in 1971, concerning how government should balance its legitimate need to conduct its operations—especially those ... More

The Decline of Natural LawHow American Lawyers Once Used Natural Law and Why They Stopped

The Decline of Natural Law: How American Lawyers Once Used Natural Law and Why They Stopped

Stuart Banner

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197556498
eISBN:
9780197556528
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197556498.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Before the late 19th century, natural law played an important role in the American legal system. Lawyers routinely used it in their arguments, and judges often relied upon it in their opinions. ... More

LiarsFalsehoods and Free Speech in an Age of Deception

Liars: Falsehoods and Free Speech in an Age of Deception

Cass R. Sunstein

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197545119
eISBN:
9780197548455
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197545119.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Liars are causing devastating problems. They are endangering public health. They are threatening self-government. They are destroying the reputation of good people—and inflating the reputation of ... More

Colonial TerrorTorture and State Violence in Colonial India

Colonial Terror: Torture and State Violence in Colonial India

Deana Heath

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780192893932
eISBN:
9780191915031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893932.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Focusing on India between the early nineteenth century and the First World War, Colonial Terror explores the centrality of the torture of Indian bodies to the law-preserving violence of colonial ... More

On Crime, Society, and Responsibility in the work of Nicola Lacey

On Crime, Society, and Responsibility in the work of Nicola Lacey

Iyiola Solanke (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198852681
eISBN:
9780191887048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852681.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Few contemporary scholars have done more in their work to develop the idea of responsibility than Nicola Lacey. She ranks alongside HLA Hart and Antony Honore in developing approaches to ... More

The Ethics of Architecture

The Ethics of Architecture

Mark Kingwell

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780197558546
eISBN:
9780197558577
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197558546.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The Ethics of Architecture offers a short and approachable scholarly introduction to a timely question: In a world of increasing population density, how does one construct habitable spaces that ... More

An Equal PlaceLawyers in the Struggle for Los Angeles

An Equal Place: Lawyers in the Struggle for Los Angeles

Scott L. Cummings

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190215927
eISBN:
9780190936839
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190215927.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This book is about the role of lawyers in the movement to challenge economic inequality in one of America’s most unequal cities: Los Angeles. Covering a transformative period of city history—from the ... More

Japanese Law

Japanese Law

Hiroshi Oda

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198869474
eISBN:
9780191905810
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198869474.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This book analyses the current state of Japanese law after a series of reforms since 1990. In that year, the US–Japan Structural Impediments Initiatives Talk necessitating fundamental changes to the ... More

Law Beyond the StateDynamic Coordination, State Consent, and Binding International Law

Law Beyond the State: Dynamic Coordination, State Consent, and Binding International Law

Carmen E. Pavel

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197543894
eISBN:
9780197543924
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197543894.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

At the dawn of the twenty-first century, international politics is increasingly governed by legal rules and institutions. Yet widespread skepticism of its value and transformative potential, and ... More

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