Law: Public Law

  • The Legal Philosophy and Influence of Jeremy Bentham: Essays on 'Of the Limits of the Penal Branch of Jurisprudence' book cover

    The Legal Philosophy and Influence of Jeremy Bentham

    Essays on 'Of the Limits of the Penal Branch of Jurisprudence', 1st Edition

    Edited by Guillaume Tusseau

    Gathering together an impressive array of legal scholars from around the world, this book features essays on Jeremy Bentham’s major legal theoretical treatise, Of the Limits of the Penal Branch of Jurisprudence, reassessing Bentham’s theories of law as well as his impact on jurisprudence. While…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Colonial and Post-colonial Constitutionalism in the Commonwealth: Peace, Order and Good Government book cover

    Colonial and Post-colonial Constitutionalism in the Commonwealth

    Peace, Order and Good Government, 1st Edition

    By Hakeem O. Yusuf

    The peace, order and good government (POGG) clause is found in the constitutions of almost all Commonwealth countries. Since its introduction, the clause has played a significant role in colonial and post-colonial constitutionalism in Commonwealth jurisdictions.This book is the first full length…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Business and Human Rights: From Principles to Practice book cover

    Business and Human Rights

    From Principles to Practice, 1st Edition

    By Dorothée Baumann-Pauly, Justine Nolan

    In a global economy, multinational companies often operate in jurisdictions where governments are either unable or unwilling to uphold even the basic human rights of their citizens. The expectation that companies respect human rights in their own operations and in their business relationships is…

    Paperback – 2016-04-13
    Routledge

  • Shifting Centres of Gravity in Human Rights Protection: Rethinking Relations between the ECHR, EU, and National Legal Orders book cover

    Shifting Centres of Gravity in Human Rights Protection

    Rethinking Relations between the ECHR, EU, and National Legal Orders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oddný Mjöll Arnardóttir, Antoine Buyse

    This book brings together researchers from the fields of international human rights law, EU law and constitutional law to reflect on the tug-of-war over the positioning of the centre of gravity of human rights protection in Europe. It addresses both the position of the Convention system vis-à-vis…

    Hardback – 2016-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Engineering Constitutional Change: A Comparative Perspective on Europe, Canada and the USA book cover

    Engineering Constitutional Change

    A Comparative Perspective on Europe, Canada and the USA, 1st Edition

    Edited by Xenophon Contiades

    This volume provides a holistic presentation of the reality of constitutional change in 18 countries (the 15 old EU member states, Canada, Switzerland and the USA). The essays offer analysis on formal and informal constitutional amendment bringing forth the overall picture of the parallel paths…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Applying an International Human Rights Framework to State Budget Allocations: Rights and Resources book cover

    Applying an International Human Rights Framework to State Budget Allocations

    Rights and Resources, 1st Edition

    By Rory O'Connell, Aoife Nolan, Colin Harvey, Mira Dutschke, Eoin Rooney

    Human rights based budget analysis projects have emerged at a time when the United Nations has asserted the indivisibility of all human rights and attention is increasingly focused on the role of non-judicial bodies in promoting and protecting human rights. This book seeks to develop the human…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Homeland Security, its Law and its State: A Design of Power for the 21st Century book cover

    Homeland Security, its Law and its State

    A Design of Power for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Christos Boukalas

    This book assesses the impact of post-9/11 domestic counterterrorism policy on US political life. It examines political discourse, law, institutional architecture, and state-population relations, and shows that ‘homeland security’ is a project with wide-ranging implications for democratic…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • The Internet and Constitutional Law: The protection of fundamental rights and constitutional adjudication in Europe book cover

    The Internet and Constitutional Law

    The protection of fundamental rights and constitutional adjudication in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oreste Pollicino, Graziella Romeo

    This book analyses emerging constitutional principles addressing the regulation of the internet at both the national and the supranational level. These principles have arisen from cases involving the protection of fundamental rights. This is the reason why the book explores the topic thorough the…

    Hardback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Legislative Drafting book cover

    Legislative Drafting

    1st Edition

    Edited by Aldo Zammit Borda

    Legislative drafting is an extremely onerous, exacting and highly-skilled task. What is clearly conceived in the mind may not be easily expressed with clarity and precision in words. It is a highly technical discipline, and one of the most vigorous forms of writing. Few lawyers have the special…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge

  • Constitutional and Administrative Law: Key Facts and Key Cases book cover

    Constitutional and Administrative Law

    Key Facts and Key Cases, 1st Edition

    By Jamie Grace

    Key Facts Key Cases Constitutional & Administrative Law will ensure you grasp the main concepts of your Constitutional & Administrative Law module with ease. This book explains the facts and associated case law for: - The European Court of Human Rights and the UK Supreme Court -…

    Paperback – 2015-11-09
    Routledge
    Key Facts Key Cases

  • Freedom of Speech: Importing European and US Constitutional Models in Transitional Democracies book cover

    Freedom of Speech

    Importing European and US Constitutional Models in Transitional Democracies, 1st Edition

    By Uladzislau Belavusau

    This book considers the issue of free speech in transitional democracies focusing on the socio-legal developments in the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Poland. In showing how these Central and Eastern European countries have engaged with free speech models imported from the Council of Europe / EU and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Local Government in Europe: The ‘Fourth Level’ in the EU Multi-Layered System of Governance book cover

    Local Government in Europe

    The ‘Fourth Level’ in the EU Multi-Layered System of Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carlo Panara, Michael R. Varney

    This work considers the role of local government in 13 EU Member States (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom. The book aims to provide an account of the system of local government in each of the…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

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