Law: Public Law

  • Vindicating Socio-Economic Rights: International Standards and Comparative Experiences book cover

    Vindicating Socio-Economic Rights

    International Standards and Comparative Experiences, 1st Edition

    By Paul O'Connell

    Notwithstanding the widespread and persistent affirmation of the indivisibility and equal worth of all human rights, socio-economic rights continue to be treated as the "Cinderella" of the human rights corpus. At a domestic level this has resulted in little appetite for the explicit recognition and…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
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    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Confronting the Human Rights Act 1998: Contemporary themes and perspectives book cover

    Confronting the Human Rights Act 1998

    Contemporary themes and perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolas Kang-Riou

    This book critically examines the Human Rights Act 1998 (HRA) and evaluates its impact from a multi-disciplinary perspective. The book includes both a domestic and international analysis of the effectiveness of the HRA, and also considers possible future developments in policy and practise as well…

    Paperback – 2013-10-29
    Routledge

  • Law and Development in Asia book cover

    Law and Development in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerald Paul McAlinn, Caslav Pejovic

    This book fills a gap in the literature by presenting a comprehensive overview of the key issues relating to law and development in Asia. Over recent decades, experts in law and development have produced multiple theories on law and development, none of which were derived from close study of Asian…

    Paperback – 2013-10-07
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    Routledge Law in Asia

  • Public Law and Human Rights Statutes book cover

    Public Law and Human Rights Statutes

    1st Edition

    By Philip Jones

    ‘Focused content, layout and price - Routledge competes and wins in relation to all of these factors’ - Craig Lind, University of Sussex, UK  ‘The best value and best format books on the market.’ - Ed Bates, Southampton University, UK   Routledge Student Statutes present all the…

    Paperback – 2013-09-03
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    Routledge Student Statutes

  • A Citizen's Guide to the Constitution and the Supreme Court: Constitutional Conflict in American Politics book cover

    A Citizen's Guide to the Constitution and the Supreme Court

    Constitutional Conflict in American Politics, 1st Edition

    By Morgan Marietta

    The U.S. Constitution is a blueprint for a free society as well as a source of enduring conflict over how that society must be governed. The competing ways of reading our founding document shape the decisions of the Supreme Court, which acts as the final voice on constitutional questions. This…

    Paperback – 2013-07-17
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    Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs

  • Constitutional & Administrative Law book cover

    Constitutional & Administrative Law

    10th Edition

    By Hilaire Barnett

    Constitutional and Administrative Law (Public Law) is a dynamic and challenging area of law which has an impact on all of our lives. Whenever a government is elected, a new piece of legislation is passed or a citizen’s rights are abused, it is Public Law which provides the legal framework within…

    Paperback – 2013-06-24
    Routledge

  • The European Constitution, Welfare States and Democracy: The Four Freedoms vs National Administrative Discretion book cover

    The European Constitution, Welfare States and Democracy

    The Four Freedoms vs National Administrative Discretion, 1st Edition

    By Christoffer C. Eriksen

    This book explores how the right to the free movement of goods, persons, services and capital in the European Union legal order affects welfare states. These "four freedoms", as they are known, are vital instruments for the protection of a European market unencumbered by internal frontiers. The…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31
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    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • Fundamental Rights and Private Law in Europe: The case of tort law and children book cover

    Fundamental Rights and Private Law in Europe

    The case of tort law and children, 1st Edition

    By Nuno Ferreira

    The book explores, from a comparative and inter-disciplinary perspective, the relationship between fundamental rights and private law in Europe, a debate usually referred to as Drittwirkung or ‘horizontal effect of fundamental rights’. It discusses the different models of ‘horizontal effect’ and…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge

  • Law and Religion in Public Life: The Contemporary Debate book cover

    Law and Religion in Public Life

    The Contemporary Debate, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nadirsyah Hosen, Richard Mohr

    With religion at centre stage in conflicts worldwide, and in social, ethical and geo-political debates, this book takes a timely look at relations between law and religion. To what extent can religion play a role in secular legal systems? How do peoples of various faiths live successfully by both…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge

  • The Positive Obligations of the State under the European Convention of Human Rights book cover

    The Positive Obligations of the State under the European Convention of Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Dimitris Xenos

    The system of the European Convention of Human Rights imposes positive obligations on the state to guarantee human rights in circumstances where state agents dot not directly interfere. In addition to the traditional/liberal negative obligation of non-interference, the state must actively protect…

    Paperback – 2013-04-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Commonwealth Caribbean Administrative Law book cover

    Commonwealth Caribbean Administrative Law

    1st Edition

    By Eddy Ventose

    Commonwealth Caribbean Administrative Law comprehensively explores the nature and function of administrative law in contemporary Caribbean society. It considers the administrative machinery of Caribbean States; Parliament, the Executive and the Judiciary. It then examines the basis for judicial…

    Paperback – 2012-11-05
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    Commonwealth Caribbean Law

  • The Limits of Russian Democratisation: Emergency Powers and States of Emergency book cover

    The Limits of Russian Democratisation

    Emergency Powers and States of Emergency, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Domrin

    Written by an established scholar in the field, this text examines the nature of emergency powers and their use in the Russian constitution. It explores the use of such powers in Russian history, comparing the Russian situation with those that exist in other countries and discussing the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-19
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

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