Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • The Transition of Religion to Culture in Law and Public Discourse book cover

    The Transition of Religion to Culture in Law and Public Discourse

    1st Edition

    By Lori G. Beaman

    This book explores the recent trend toward the transformation of religious symbols and practices into culture in Western democracies. Analyses of three legal cases involving religion in the public sphere are used to illuminate this trend: a municipal council chamber; a town hall; and town board…

    Hardback – 2020-04-17 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Christianity and Global Law book cover

    Christianity and Global Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rafael Domingo, John Witte, Jr.

    This book explores both historical and contemporary Christian sources and dimensions of global law and includes critical perspectives from various religious and philosophical traditions. Two dozen leading scholars discuss the constituent principles of this new global legal order historically,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge
    Law and Religion

  • The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy: Children, Risk and Modernities book cover

    The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy

    Children, Risk and Modernities, 1st Edition

    By Kieran Walsh

    This book examines how child protection law has been shaped by the transition to late modernity and how it copes with the ever-changing concept of risk. The book traces the evolution of the contemporary child protection system through historical changes, assessing the factors that have influenced…

    Hardback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge

  • Kant, Global Politics and Cosmopolitan Law: The World Republic as a Regulative Idea of Reason book cover

    Kant, Global Politics and Cosmopolitan Law

    The World Republic as a Regulative Idea of Reason, 1st Edition

    By Claudio Corradetti

    Why is there so much attention on Kant's global politics in present day law and philosophy? This book highlights the potential fruitfulness of Kant's cosmopolitan thought for understanding the complexities of the contemporary political world. It adopts a double methodological strategy by…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Economic and Social Rights Law: Incorporation, Justiciability and Principles of Adjudication book cover

    Economic and Social Rights Law

    Incorporation, Justiciability and Principles of Adjudication, 1st Edition

    By Katie Boyle

    This book develops principles of adjudication to facilitate accountability for violations of Economic and Social Rights. Economic and Social Rights engage with areas relating to social justice and their violation tends to impact on the most vulnerable members of society. Taking the UK as a case…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Human Rights, Religion and International Law book cover

    Human Rights, Religion and International Law

    1st Edition

    By Kerry O'Halloran

    In this book Kerry O’Halloran analyses a subject of international interest – religion – and examines related contemporary issues from a human rights perspective. The book takes the view that while the impact of Islamic State violence has dramatically demonstrated the destructive power of religious…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror book cover

    Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror

    1st Edition

    Edited by Satvinder S. Juss

    This edited collection provides a comprehensive, insightful, and detailed study of a vital area of public policy debate as it is currently occurring in countries across the world from India to South Africa and the United Kingdom to Australia. Bringing together academics and experts from a variety…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference book cover

    Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference

    1st Edition

    Edited by W. Cole Durham, Jr., Donlu D. Thayer

    We live in an increasingly pluralized world. This sociological reality has become the irreversible destiny of humankind. Even once religiously homogeneous societies are becoming increasingly diverse. Religious freedom is modernity’s most profound if sometimes forgotten answer to the resulting…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Constitutional Politics and the Judiciary: Decision-making in Central and Eastern Europe book cover

    Constitutional Politics and the Judiciary

    Decision-making in Central and Eastern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kálmán Pócza

    Recent confrontations between constitutional courts and parliamentary majorities, for example in Poland and Hungary, have attracted international interest in the relationship between the judiciary and the legislature in Central and Eastern European countries. Several political actors have argued…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • 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. It provides arguments based on law and principles to support the thesis that a comprehensive legal…

    Hardback – 2020-05-13 
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • Defendants and Victims in International Criminal Justice: Ensuring and Balancing Their Rights book cover

    Defendants and Victims in International Criminal Justice

    Ensuring and Balancing Their Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Juan Pablo Perez-Leon-Acevedo, Joanna Nicholson

    This volume considers a variety of key issues pertaining to the rights of defendants and victims at International Criminal Courts (ICTs) and explores how best to balance and enhance the rights of both in order to ensure the effectiveness and efficiency of international criminal proceedings. The…

    Hardback – 2020-05-13 
    Routledge

  • Law and the New Urban Agenda book cover

    Law and the New Urban Agenda

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The New Urban Agenda (NUA), adopted in 2016 at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, represents a globally shared understanding of the vital link between urbanization and a sustainable future. At the heart of this new vision…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

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