Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • UN Territorial Administration and Human Rights: The Mission in Kosovo book cover

    UN Territorial Administration and Human Rights

    The Mission in Kosovo, 1st Edition

    By Gjylbehare Bella Murati

    This book offers an original and insightful analysis of the human rights inadequacies that arise in the practice of UN territorial administration. By analysing and assessing the practice of UNMIK, this book offers original and insightful analysis of the human rights shortcomings that arise in the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • Refugee Law and Durability of Protection: Temporary residence and cessation of status book cover

    Refugee Law and Durability of Protection

    Temporary residence and cessation of status, 1st Edition

    By Maria O’Sullivan

    This timely book examines the link between refugee protection, duration of risk and residency rights. It focuses on two main issues of importance to current state practice: the use of temporary forms of refugee status and residency and the criteria for cessation of refugee status under Article 1C(5…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law: Global Perspectives in Theory and Practice book cover

    Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law

    Global Perspectives in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Josepha Close

    Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law explores the acceptability of amnesty for serious crimes under international law. Over the last few decades, there has been a growing tendency to consider that international law prohibits the grant of amnesty in respect of certain grave crimes. The…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • Religious Symbols and the Intervention of the Law: Symbolic Functionality in Pluralist States book cover

    Religious Symbols and the Intervention of the Law

    Symbolic Functionality in Pluralist States, 1st Edition

    By Sylvie Bacquet

    In contemporary pluralist states, where faith communities live together, different religious symbols and practices have to coexist. This may lead to conflicts between certain minority practices and the dominant majority, particularly around the manifestation of belief in the public domain which may…

    Hardback – 2019-07-02 
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • How Can Human Rights Provide a New Perspective on Drug Control? book cover

    How Can Human Rights Provide a New Perspective on Drug Control?

    1st Edition

    By Melissa Bone

    Challenging the moral hegemony of the prohibitionist logic of the global drug regime, this book explores the human rights of individuals to consume psychoactive drugs. The current approach towards tackling the so-called ‘drugs problem’ is not working. By viewing drugs as the problem and trying to…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Water Poverty and Justice in the Global South: Law, Human Rights and Community Action for Water Security book cover

    Water Poverty and Justice in the Global South

    Law, Human Rights and Community Action for Water Security, 1st Edition

    By Nathan John Cooper

    Delivering sustainable access to sufficient, safe water represents an urgent and profound global challenge in the face of increasing demand, resource overexploitation, and climate change contributing to unpredictable rainfall, salination and desertification. Much of the effort to reduce water…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Archives, Record-keeping and Social Justice book cover

    Archives, Record-keeping and Social Justice

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Flinn, Wendy Duff

    Discussions and debates about social justice are playing out across many disciplines, fields of practice, societal sectors, and governments. A key - yet largely unexplored - dimension cross-cutting these actors and engagement spaces is the role of record-keeping and archiving. To clarify and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • The Radical Philosophy of Rights book cover

    The Radical Philosophy of Rights

    1st Edition

    By Costas Douzinas

      After 1989, human rights have expanded into a vernacular touching every aspect of social life. They are seen as the key concept in morals and politics and a main tool for forging individual and collective identities. They are the ideology after ‘the end of ideologies’ – the only values left after…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge

  • Regulating Sex After Aids: Queer Risks and Contagion Politics book cover

    Regulating Sex After Aids

    Queer Risks and Contagion Politics, 1st Edition

    By Neil Cobb

    This book sheds new light on the complex relationship between criminal liability, sexuality and public health in the era of Aids. It analyses, in particular, the role of public health arguments, and the language of ‘sexual rights’, in legal struggles aimed at decriminalising certain forms of ‘risky…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Social Justice

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

    Property Rights from Below

    Commodification of Land and the Counter-Movement, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Gender, Sexuality, and the Law book cover

    Gender, Sexuality, and the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Debra L. Delaet, Renée Ann Cramer

    This volume examines the role of law as a tool for advancing women’s rights and gender equity in local, national, and global contexts. Many feminist scholars note a marked failure of law to achieve goals connected to women’s rights and gender equality. Despite its limitations, law provides…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Law, Place and Maps: Balancing Protection and Exclusion book cover

    Law, Place and Maps

    Balancing Protection and Exclusion, 1st Edition

    By Antonia Layard

    Law, Place & Maps: Balancing Protection and Exclusion analyse law’s distinctively normative contribution to place-making. In an original, cross-disciplinary, analysis drawing on scholarship in law, geography, philosophy and politics, Antonia Layard considers how, both formally and formally, law…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

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