Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Human Rights and the Environment book cover

    Human Rights and the Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Hayward

    The notion of ‘human rights’ is perhaps the most weighty and widely recognized ethical category of our time, while environmental threats are among the greatest challenges currently facing civilization. It is unsurprising therefore that questions about and around the connection between human…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

  • Family Rights and Religion book cover

    Family Rights and Religion

    1st Edition

    By John Eekelaar

    The interaction between individual rights, which are often seen in secular terms, and religion is becoming an important and complex topic not only for academic study but for practical policy. This volume collects a range of writings from journals, edited collections and individual books which deal…

    Hardback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Family Rights

  • Arendt and Law book cover

    Arendt and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marco Goldoni, Christopher McCorkindale

    The essays selected for this volume demonstrate the importance of law - conceptually, normatively and practically - to a proper understanding of Hannah Arendt’s work. Though Arendt herself was not a lawyer, and lacked any legal training, it is remarkable that in each of her guises law plays an…

    Hardback – 2017-01-04
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Language Rights book cover

    Language Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen May

    This reference volume brings together the key academic contributions that have shaped the field of language rights over the last 40 years. Work in language rights is particularly concerned with the rights of minority language speakers in modern nation-states. It also encompasses related discussions…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Rights

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    Language Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tove Skutnabb-Kangas, Robert Phillipson

    Research on Language Rights has produced an enormous—and unwieldy—corpus of literature. Such work often has limitations because scholars from different disciplinary traditions have seldom coordinated their concerns or integrated the conceptual traditions of particular fields. To enable researchers…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Language Studies

  • Transitional Justice book cover

    Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kieran Mcevoy, Louise Mallinder

    Scholars and practitioners working in ‘transitional justice’ are concerned with remedies of accountability and redress in the aftermath of conflict and state repression. Transitional justice, it is argued, provides recognition of the rights of victims, promotes civic trust, and strengthens the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Law

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    Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    By Christine Bell

    This collection on transitional justice sits as part of a library of essays on different concepts of ’justice’. Yet transitional justice appears quite different from other types of justice and fundamental ambiguities characterise the term that raise questions as to how it should sit alongside other…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge
    New Advances in Crime and Social Harm

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    Victimology

    1st Edition

    By Joanna Shapland, Matthew Hall

    Interest in victims of crime - victimology - has always spanned both the scholarly and practical realms. This volume combines a collection of essays covering the diversity of approaches towards victimology, from the conceptual to the practical, including evaluation and scrutiny of the basis on…

    Hardback – 2015-07-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice - Second Series

  • Restorative Justice book cover

    Restorative Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Theo Gavrielides

    The legitimacy and performance of the traditional criminal justice system is the subject of intense scrutiny as the world economic crisis continues to put pressure on governments to cut the costs of the criminal justice system. This volume brings together the leading work on restorative justice to…

    Hardback – 2015-07-28
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice - Second Series

  • Environmental Justice book cover

    Environmental Justice

    1st Edition

    By Steve Vanderheiden

    This collection of scholarly articles takes as its subject matter discourses on environmental justice. The concept emerged in recent decades as an important framing concept for a wide variety of environmental movements and objectives, and has gained considerable currency due to the scope and…

    Hardback – 2015-07-17
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Justice - Second Series

  • Human Rights in Asia and the Pacific book cover

    Human Rights in Asia and the Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Saul, Catherine Renshaw

    While the Asia Pacific region is one of the world’s largest by population size, it has long been known for having the least developed regional and national institutional mechanisms for protecting human rights, particularly compared to the well-developed systems in Europe, the Americas, and…

    Hardback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • Religion and Human Rights book cover

    Religion and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nazila Ghanea

    Hardly a week goes by without some world event relating to the burgeoning field of religion and human rights. Whether attacks carried out in the name of religion by individuals or states, violations of the rights of individuals or communities due to their religious or other beliefs, or clashes…

    Hardback – 2010-03-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

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