E-books: Law

  • Geographical Indication and Global Agri-Food: Development and Democratization book cover

    Geographical Indication and Global Agri-Food

    Development and Democratization, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alessandro Bonanno, Kae Sekine, Hart N. Feuer

    This book addresses the relevance of geographical indication (GI) as a tool for local and socio-economic development and democratization of agri-food, with case studies from Asia, Europe and the Americas. A geographical indication is a sign used on products that have a specific geographical origin…

    eBook – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Law, Drugs and the Making of Addiction: Just Habits book cover

    Law, Drugs and the Making of Addiction

    Just Habits, 1st Edition

    By Kate Seear

    This book considers how largely accepted ‘legal truths’ about drugs and addiction are made and sustained through practices of lawyering. Lawyers play a vital and largely underappreciated role in constituting legal certainties about substances and ‘addiction’, including links between alcohol and…

    eBook – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Mental Health and Offending: Care, Coercion and Control book cover

    Mental Health and Offending

    Care, Coercion and Control, 1st Edition

    By Julie D. Trebilcock, Samantha K. Weston

    This book explores the controversial relationship between mental health and offending and looks at the ways in which offenders with mental health problems are cared for, coerced and controlled by the criminal justice and mental health systems. It provides a much-needed criminological approach to…

    eBook – 2019-06-21
    Routledge

  • State Politics and the Affordable Care Act: Choices and Decisions book cover

    State Politics and the Affordable Care Act

    Choices and Decisions, 1st Edition

    By John C. Morris, Martin K. Mayer, Robert C. Kenter, Luisa M. Lucero

    After a great deal of discussion and debate across all levels of government, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law in March 2010. Since President Trump's election into office, the ACA has stayed in the headlines. Trump has continued to call for the replacement and repeal of…

    eBook – 2019-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Human Rights, Iranian Migrants, and State Media: From Media Portrayal to Civil Reality book cover

    Human Rights, Iranian Migrants, and State Media

    From Media Portrayal to Civil Reality, 1st Edition

    By Shabnam Moinipour

    This book offers a detailed analysis of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s approach towards human rights in the media. It looks at the state-owned and state-controlled Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB), employing content analysis and multimodal critical discourse analysis to explore its…

    eBook – 2019-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media, Communication, and Politics

  • Marine Policy: An Introduction to Governance and International Law of the Oceans book cover

    Marine Policy

    An Introduction to Governance and International Law of the Oceans, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Zacharias, Jeff Ardron

    This book provides readers with a foundation in policy development and analysis, describing how policy, including legal mechanisms, are applied to the marine environment. It presents a systematic treatment of all aspects of marine policy, including climate change, energy, environmental protection,…

    eBook – 2019-06-20
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City book cover

    Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City

    1st Edition

    By Sara Gwendolyn Ross

    With disappearing music venues, and arts and culture communities at constant risk of displacement in our urban centers, the preservation of intangible cultural heritage is of growing concern to global cities. This book addresses the role and protection of intangible cultural heritage in the urban…

    eBook – 2019-06-20
    Routledge

  • Politics, Governance and Development in Bangladesh book cover

    Politics, Governance and Development in Bangladesh

    1st Edition

    By Muhammad Sayadur Rahman

    This book explores the relationship between bureaucrats and elected politicians in Bangladesh and discusses how this impacts governance and development in the country from an empirical perspective. It looks at the interplay of politics and bureaucracy in ancient societies, western democracies and…

    eBook – 2019-06-20
    Routledge India

  • Vanishing Borders: Protecting the planet in the age of globalization book cover

    Vanishing Borders

    Protecting the planet in the age of globalization, 1st Edition

    By Hilary French

    The world is shrinking faster than ever. Goods, money, microbes, pollution, people and ideas are crossing boundaries ever more frequently. The implications for our future and for the health of the planet are profound. Vanishing Borders outlines the ecological challenges posed and then goes on to…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge
    The Worldwatch Environmental Alert Series

  • The Routledge Handbook of International Development, Mental Health and Wellbeing book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of International Development, Mental Health and Wellbeing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Davidson

    Mental health has always been a low priority worldwide. Yet more than 650 million people are estimated to meet diagnostic criteria for common mental disorders such as depression and anxiety, with almost three-quarters of that burden in low- and middle-income countries. Nowhere in the world does…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge

  • Biotechnology, Patents and Morality: A Deliberative and Participatory Paradigm for Reform book cover

    Biotechnology, Patents and Morality

    A Deliberative and Participatory Paradigm for Reform, 1st Edition

    By Maureen O'Sullivan

    This book critiques the decision-making process in Article 53(a) of the European Patent Convention. To date, such decisions have been taken at high levels of expertise without much public involvement. The book eschews traditional solutions, such as those found within legislative, judicial and…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe: Order versus Justice book cover

    Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe

    Order versus Justice, 1st Edition

    By Koldo Casla

    This book offers a critical reinterpretation of Western European States’ programmatic support for International Human Rights Law (IHRL) since the 1970s. It examines the systemic or structural constraints inherent to the international legal system and argues that order trumps justice in Western…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Rights

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