Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Testifying to Trauma: The Codification of Atrocity in Humanitarian Law book cover

    Testifying to Trauma

    The Codification of Atrocity in Humanitarian Law

    By Kirsten Campbell, Hannah Starman, Sari Wastell

    How do genocide and war crimes survivors become legal witnesses? Some fifty years after the criminal prosecutions of the Nuremberg and Tokyo Tribunals of World War Two, we have yet to fully understand how law codifies the traumas of genocides and war crimes. This problem has taken on a new…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Conflict Displacement and Legal Protection: Understanding Asylum, Human Rights and Refugee Law book cover

    Conflict Displacement and Legal Protection

    Understanding Asylum, Human Rights and Refugee Law

    By Charlotte Lülf

    Flight from conflict and violence is the major driver behind the broader phenomenon of forced displacement. The 21st century bears witness to several armed conflicts and the rise of asylum applications in Europe reflect the need for a solid legal framework for conflict-induced displacement. The…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Scales of Governance and Indigenous Peoples: New Rights or Same Old Wrongs? book cover

    Scales of Governance and Indigenous Peoples

    New Rights or Same Old Wrongs?

    Edited by Irene Bellier, Jennifer Hays

    The adoption of the 2007 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples was heralded as the beginning of a new era for Indigenous Peoples’ participation in global governance bodies, as well as for the realization of Indigenous Peoples’ rights and self-determination. The category of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Economic Woman in the Age of Capital: Gendering Economic Inequality book cover

    Economic Woman in the Age of Capital

    Gendering Economic Inequality

    By Frances Raday

    Thomas Piketty recently explored the global impact of spiralling inequality in his book Capital in the Twenty-First Century. This new book aims to address a key area not covered by Piketty: the gender impact of inequality in patrimonial capitalism. Global shifts in the gender distribution of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Property Rights from Below: Commodification of Land and the Counter-Movement book cover

    Property Rights from Below

    Commodification of Land and the Counter-Movement

    Edited by Balakrishnan Rajagopal, Olivier De Schutter

    Recent years have seen a globalization of property rights as the Western conception of property rights over land has extended across the world. As formerly community-owned land and natural resources are privatized and titling schemes proliferate, Property Rights from Below questions the trend…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Special Advocates in the Adversarial System book cover

    Special Advocates in the Adversarial System

    By John Jackson

    The last decade and a half has seen an unprecedented rise in the use of secret courts or ‘closed material proceedings’ largely brought about in response to the need to protect intelligence sources in the fight against terrorism. This has called into question legal systems commitment to long…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Ecclesiastical Law, Clergy and Laity: A History of Legal Discipline and the Anglican Church book cover

    Ecclesiastical Law, Clergy and Laity

    A History of Legal Discipline and the Anglican Church

    By Neil Patterson

    Discipline in an ecclesiastical context can be defined as the power of a church to maintain order among its members on issues of morals or doctrine. This book presents a scholarly engagement with the way in which legal discipline has evolved within the Church of England since 1688. It explores how…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • Law and Responsible Supply Chain Management: Contract and Tort Interplay and Overlap book cover

    Law and Responsible Supply Chain Management

    Contract and Tort Interplay and Overlap

    Edited by Vibe Ulfbeck, Alexandra Andhov, Katerina Mitkidis

    Corporate Social Responsibility has for long been on the agenda in the business world and recently, it has also become a political agenda in the European Union. Focusing on international supply chains and their control based on studies of law in several European jurisdictions, this book aims to…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Biometrics, Surveillance and the Law: Societies of Restricted Access, Discipline and Control book cover

    Biometrics, Surveillance and the Law

    Societies of Restricted Access, Discipline and Control

    By Sara M. Smyth

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Emerging Technologies

  • The Crimes of Wildlife Trafficking: Issues of Justice, Legality and Morality book cover

    The Crimes of Wildlife Trafficking

    Issues of Justice, Legality and Morality

    By Ragnhild Aslaug Sollund

    This book examines trade and trafficking in endangered animal species and how the trade increasingly puts large numbers of non-human species at risk. Focusing on illegal trafficking, the book also discusses the harmful aspects of the trade and trafficking which is taking place in concordance with…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Museums in a Culture of Human Rights: New Museums around the Globe book cover

    Museums in a Culture of Human Rights

    New Museums around the Globe

    By Jennifer Carter

    For several decades, museums have invested in the work of human rights. Museums dedicated to documenting abuses of human rights, such as acts of genocide, or significant advances in the field, such as in the achievement of civil rights, have proliferated since the 1980s, when a veritable museum…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Religion, Medicine and the Law book cover

    Religion, Medicine and the Law

    By Clayton Ó Néill

    Is the legal protection that is given to the expression of Abrahamic religious belief adequate or appropriate in the context of English medical law? This is the central question that is explored in this book, which develops a framework to support judges in the resolution of contentious cases that…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

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