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Adjudication and the Law

Timothy Endicott.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 7691 words.

It can be compatible with justice and the rule of law for a court to impose new legal liabilities retrospectively on a defendant. But judges do not need to distinguish between imposing a...

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Adult Social Care and Property Rights

Brian Sloan.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 15812 words.

This article assesses the possible impact of the Care Act 2014 on the provision of social care for elderly and disabled adults in England, focusing particularly on the balance between...

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Against Privatisation As Such

Avihay Dorfman and Alon Harel.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

June 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 14299 words.

Privatisation has occupied the attention of theorists of different disciplines. Yet, despite the multiplicity of perspectives, the typical arguments concerning privatisation are...

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Age-Friendly Banking: How We Can Help Get it Right before Things Go Wrong

Sarah L. Lock.

in Public Policy & Aging Report

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Society; Geriatric Medicine; Public Policy; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 2769 words.

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Alchemy: Research Turns Into Policy

Kevin J. Mahoney, Pamela Doty, Lori Rusinowitz and Andy Burness.

in Public Policy & Aging Report

January 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Society; Geriatric Medicine; Public Policy; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 3573 words.

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Americans’ Troubling Financial Capabilities: A Profile of Pre-Retirees

Annamaria Lusardi and Carlo de Bassa Scheresberg.

in Public Policy & Aging Report

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Society; Geriatric Medicine; Public Policy; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 4181 words.

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An ‘Extended But-For’ Test for the Causal Relation in the Law of Obligations

Jane Stapleton.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

December 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 15805 words.

This article explores the question of what character relations must have before the orthodox law of obligations will describe them as ‘causal’ relations. The article does not purport to...

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An ‘Extended But-For’ Test for the Causal Relation in the Law of Obligations

Jane Stapleton.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

March 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 66 words.

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Analogical Reasoning in the Common Law

Grant Lamond.

in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies

September 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law; Law and Society. 11228 words.

Analogical reasoning is a pervasive feature of the common law, yet its structure and rational force is much disputed by legal theorists, some of whom are sceptical that it has any rational...

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Anthropology and Islamic Law

John R. Bowen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Islamic Law

P ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: History of Law; Law and Society; Family Law. 7104 words.

The anthropology of Islamic law is concerned centrally with observing and analyzing practices governed by explicit norms that are given Islamic justification, from commercial transactions...

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