Women’s and Gender Studies: Socio-Legal Studies - Gender & Sexuality

  • Gender Politics in Transitional Justice book cover

    Gender Politics in Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    By Catherine O'Rourke

    What role do transitional justice processes play in determining the gender outcomes of transitions from conflict and authoritarianism? What is the impact of transitional justice processes on the human rights of women in states emerging from political violence? Gender Politics in Transitional…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Transitional Justice

  • Sex Trafficking: A Private Law Response book cover

    Sex Trafficking

    A Private Law Response, 1st Edition

    By Tsachi Keren-Paz

    Sex Trafficking: A Private Law Approach examines existing and potential causes of action against sex traffickers, in order to outine the argument for fair and effective private law remedies. Combining a theoretical inquiry about the borders of liability in torts and restitution with a…

    Paperback – 2015-01-07

  • Enhancing Legislative Drafting in the Commonwealth: A Wealth of Innovation book cover

    Enhancing Legislative Drafting in the Commonwealth

    A Wealth of Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Xanthaki

    Legislation has traditionally been viewed as a text addressed to and used by lawyers and judges. But with enhanced accessibility via electronic publication of legislation in many Commonwealth jurisdictions, drafters "speak" not only to lawyers and judges, but also to untrained users. This shift of…

    Hardback – 2014-09-23

  • Gender, National Security, and Counter-Terrorism: Human rights perspectives book cover

    Gender, National Security, and Counter-Terrorism

    Human rights perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret L. Satterthwaite, Jayne Huckerby

    In the name of fighting terrorism, countries have been invaded; wars have been waged; people have been detained, rendered and tortured; and campaigns for "hearts and minds" have been unleashed. Human rights analyses of the counter-terrorism measures implemented in the aftermath of 11 September 2001…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Women and Transitional Justice: The Experience of Women as Participants book cover

    Women and Transitional Justice

    The Experience of Women as Participants, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Yarwood

    This book discusses the evolving principle of transitional justice in public international law and international relations from the female perspective at a time when the concept is increasingly recognised by the international community as an effective framework in which to negotiate and manage a…

    Paperback – 2014-06-23

  • Children with Gender Identity Disorder: A Clinical, Ethical, and Legal Analysis book cover

    Children with Gender Identity Disorder

    A Clinical, Ethical, and Legal Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Simona Giordano

    How should we understand transgenderism, especially as it affects children and adolescents? Psychiatric manuals include transgenderism among mental illnesses (Gender Identity Disorder). Such inclusion is relatively recent, and even the words transsexual and transgender were coined only a few…

    Paperback – 2014-06-19
    Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

  • Feminist Perspectives on Tort Law book cover

    Feminist Perspectives on Tort Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Janice Richardson, Erika Rackley

    Feminist Perspectives on Tort Law offers a distinctly feminist approach to key topics in tort law. Ten original essays written by feminist legal scholars from the UK, US, Canada and Australia encompass a range of ways of thinking about women, tort law and feminism. The collection provides a fresh…

    Paperback – 2014-03-14
    Feminist Perspectives

  • Homosexuality and the European Court of Human Rights book cover

    Homosexuality and the European Court of Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Paul Johnson

    Homosexuality and the European Court of Human Rights is the first book-length study of the Court’s jurisprudence in respect of sexual orientation. It provides a socio-legal analysis of the substantial number of decisions and judgments of the Strasbourg organs on the wide range of complaints brought…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10

  • Women, Judging and the Judiciary: From Difference to Diversity book cover

    Women, Judging and the Judiciary

    From Difference to Diversity, 1st Edition

    By Erika Rackley

    Women, Judging and the Judiciary examines debates about gender representation in the judiciary and the importance of judicial diversity. It offers a fresh look at the role of the (woman) judge and the process of judging and provides a new analysis of the assumptions which underpin and constrain…

    Paperback – 2014-01-24

  • Gender & International Law book cover

    Gender & International Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zoe Pearson, Sari Kouvo

    Confronting the patriarchal origins and male-dominated institutions of international law, over the last several decades serious thinking about gender and international law has developed into a flourishing discourse within its host discipline. From the lecture theatres and conferences of academia to…

    Hardback – 2013-08-09
    Critical Concepts in Law

  • The Law on the Use of Force: A Feminist Analysis book cover

    The Law on the Use of Force

    A Feminist Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Gina Heathcote

    The book presents the international laws on the use of force whilst demonstrating the unique insight a feminist analysis offers this central area of international law. The book highlights key conceptual barriers to the enhanced application of the law of the use of force, and develops international…

    Paperback – 2013-05-08
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Routledge International Handbook of Crime and Gender Studies book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Crime and Gender Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claire M. Renzetti, Susan L. Miller, Angela R. Gover

    Criminological research has historically been based on the study of men, boys and crime. As a result, the criminal justice system’s development of policies, programs, and treatment regimes was based on the male offender. It was not until the 1970s that some criminologists began to draw attention to…

    Hardback – 2012-10-29
    Routledge International Handbooks

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