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Regulating Law

Christine Parker, Colin Scott, Nicola Lacey, and John Braithwaite


This book explores how the goals and policies of the new regulatory state are fundamentally reshaping jurisprudence in the domains of public law, private law, and the regulation of work and business. Fourteen areas of the core legal curriculum are reassessed from the standpoint of the impact of regulation on mainstream legal doctrine. This book examines the collision of regulation by law with regulation by other means and provides an innovative regulatory perspective for the whole of law. To date, regulatory scholarship has mainly been applied to specific legislative programmes and/or agencies ... More

Keywords: regulatory state, jurisprudence, public law, private law, regulation, legal curriculum, work, business, regulatory perspective, legal doctrine

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Print publication date: 2004 Print ISBN-13: 9780199264070
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264070.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Christine Parker, editor
Senior Lecturer, Law Faculty, University of Melbourne

Colin Scott, editor
Law Program, Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University

Nicola Lacey, editor
Department of Law, London School of Economics and Political Science

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Christine Parker, Colin Scott, Nicola Lacey, and John Braithwaite

2 Law and Regulation

Julia Black

3 Regulating Corporate Governance

Angus Corbett, and Stephen Bottomley

5 Regulating Work

Richard Johnstone, and Richard Mitchell

6 Regulating Torts

Jane Stapleton

8 Regulating Property

Peter Drahos

12 Regulatory Frameworks in International Law

Hilary Charlesworth, and Christine Chinkin


John Braithwaite, and Christine Parker

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