Legal issues across the globe. Volume 1 / Thomas Riggs, editor.Material type: TextSeries: Gale virtual reference libraryPublisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, a Cengage Company, Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 426 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), mapsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781410338419Subject(s): International lawDDC classification: 341 LOC classification: KZ3410 | .L44 2018Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
|Item type||Current location||Call number||URL||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Electronic Book||UT Tyler Online Online||KZ3410 .L44 2018 (Browse shelf)||https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://link.galegroup.com/apps/pub/3UPG/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=txshracd2605||Available||ocn1001531747|
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.