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Aesthetics of Law and Literary License: an anatomy of the legal imagination
As a normative discipline, law defines its territory according to simple categories which establish absolute principles purporting to offer a single truth as to what is just and unjust, right and wrong, good and bad. In ...
A phenomenological study of moral discourse, social justice and CSR
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017-12-29)
Although many stakeholder perspectives are concerned with the moral responsibility of business in relation to creating social benefits, evidence suggests that there is a lack of consensus on the nature of those responsibilities ...
Reimagining Justice: Aesthetics and Law
From Beethoven to Bowie: Identity Framing, Social Justice and the Sound of Law
Music is an inescapable part of social, cultural and political life, and has played a powerful role in mobilising support for popular movements demanding social justice. The impact of David Bowie, Prince and Bob Dylan, for ...
Consent on Campus - Challenging Gender Based Violence
The National Union of Students (NUS) in UK initiated a campaigned called ‘I Heart Consent’ in 2014 which aimed to raise awareness of consent and challenge myths around gender based violence. The campaign followed research ...
Safe Spaces: Safeguarding Students from Violence and Hate
The issue of sexual assault, harassment and violence on university campuses has been reported over recent years and months. In 2014 (building on a report from 2010), the National Union of Students issued a report “That’s ...
Purported False Allegations of Rape, Child Abuse and Non-Sexual Violence: Nature, Characteristics and Implications
The subject of false rape allegations is shrouded in anxiety, confusion and misunderstanding. Despite a growing body of quality research, there continue to be significant gaps in our knowledge about the topic, including ...
Examining the Effects of Violence and Personality on Eyewitness Memory
(Taylor and Francis, 2017-05-24)
Witnesses play a key role in criminal investigations. Research in estimator variables has aided criminal justice practitioners to estimate, post hoc, the likelihood of obtaining accurate testimony from a specific witness. ...