Legal issues across the globe. Volume 1 / Thomas Riggs, editor.
Contributor(s): Riggs, Thomas | Gale (Firm).Series: Gale eBooks.Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, a Cengage Company, Copyright date: �2018Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 426 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps.Content type: text | text Media type: computer | computer Carrier type: online resource | online resourceISBN: 9781410338419.Subject(s): International lawGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 341 LOC classification: KZ3410 | .L44 2018Online resources: Available online to NMC users; click to view.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Internet freedom of speech -- Marijuana -- Police misconduct -- Refugees -- Same-sex relationships -- Sexual and reproductive rights of women.
Provides worldwide coverage of important legal topics of the day. Each chapter begins with an overview by a legal scholar, providing a framework for understanding the issue. Each overview is then followed by twelve essays on different countries around the world. The essays discuss laws in those countries, as well as the historical and cultural contexts in which those laws came about.