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  • The Protection of Vulnerable Groups under International Human Rights Law book cover

    The Protection of Vulnerable Groups under International Human Rights Law

    1st Edition

    By Ingrid Nifosi-Sutton

    The protection of vulnerable groups varies under international human rights law. Depending on the group at stake, protection may be more or less advanced. In some cases, the international community has deemed it necessary to adopt conventions providing for the rights of certain vulnerable groups…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Social Exclusion and Justice in India book cover

    Social Exclusion and Justice in India

    1st Edition

    By P. S. Krishnan

    This book draws upon nearly seven decades of first-hand experiences from the ground to understand social exclusion, and movements and efforts for social justice in India. The author, a renowned champion of social justice for deprived social classes, delves into the roots of discrimination in Indian…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge India

  • Environmental Justice and Farm Labor book cover

    Environmental Justice and Farm Labor

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca E. Berkey

    Utilizing a model derived from literature on environmental justice overlaid with multiple scales of agriculture, Environmental Justice and Farm Labor provides key insights about laborers in agriculture in the United States. It addresses three main topics: (1) justice-related issues…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Labour Law and Off-Shore Oil book cover

    Labour Law and Off-Shore Oil

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan S. Kitchen

    Economically and politically, North Sea oil very quickly became of vital importance to Britain. But very little serious attention was paid to the problems of the men working out on the rigs, and certainly none to their legal problems: they had been working in a kind of legal ‘no man’s land’. This…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Fostering Accessible Technology through Regulation book cover

    Fostering Accessible Technology through Regulation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Delia Ferri, G. Anthony Giannoumis

    Technology has attracted an increasing level of attention within studies of disability and disability rights. Many researchers and advocates have maintained skepticism towards technology out of the fear that technology becomes another way to ‘fix’ impairments. These skeptical views, however,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures: ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception book cover

    A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures

    ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception, 1st Edition

    By James Stratman

    This book is a scholarly work of forensic linguistics that demonstrates how the principles of Gricean pragmatics and their recent elaboration in Information Manipulation Theory (IMT) can be of use to courts faced with deciding cases of allegedly fraudulent disclosure documents. The usual goal of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Disability Politics in a Global Economy: Essays in Honour of Marta Russell book cover

    Disability Politics in a Global Economy

    Essays in Honour of Marta Russell, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ravi Malhotra

    While the visibility of disability studies has increased in recent years, few have thoroughly examined the marginalization of people with disabilities through the lens of political economy. This was the great contribution of Marta Russell (1951-2013), an activist and prominent scholar in the United…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Care, Migration and Human Rights: Law and Practice book cover

    Care, Migration and Human Rights

    Law and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Siobhán Mullally

    The continuum of exploitation that has historically defined the everyday of domestic work - exclusion from employment and social security standards and precarious migration status – has frequently been neglected. It is primarily the moments of crisis, incidents of human trafficking, slavery or…

    Paperback – 2017-01-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Economic Growth and Employment in Vietnam book cover

    Economic Growth and Employment in Vietnam

    1st Edition

    By David Lim

    Vietnam has enjoyed significant economic success since the implementation of its "doi moi" reforms, including rapid growth in GDP, exports and foreign and domestic investment, and a shedding of poorly-performing state-owned enterprises. Despite this, however, the economic situation for many…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Genetic Discrimination: Transatlantic Perspectives on the Case for a European Level Legal Response book cover

    Genetic Discrimination

    Transatlantic Perspectives on the Case for a European Level Legal Response, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerard Quinn, Aisling de Paor, Peter Blanck

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Law, Corporate Governance and Partnerships at Work: A Study of Australian Regulatory Style and Business Practice book cover

    Law, Corporate Governance and Partnerships at Work

    A Study of Australian Regulatory Style and Business Practice, 1st Edition

    By Richard Mitchell, Anthony O'Donnell, Shelley Marshall, Ian Ramsay

    This book examines how businesses manage their labour systems, and particularly how they manage the complex interaction of factors which give rise to instances of 'partnership' style relations between businesses and their employees. The book draws from the literature concerning 'Varieties of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Vulnerable Workers: Health, Safety and Well-being book cover

    Vulnerable Workers

    Health, Safety and Well-being, 1st Edition

    By Maria Giovannone

    Edited by Malcolm Sargeant

    The leading academic authorities contributing to this book have been involved in major studies carried out for international organisations, individual governments, and national trades' union organisations; in Vulnerable Workers they consider the growth of job insecurity, the prevalence of flexible…

    Paperback – 2016-11-25
    Routledge

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