Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Religions and Constitutional Transitions in the Muslim Mediterranean: The Pluralistic Moment book cover

    Religions and Constitutional Transitions in the Muslim Mediterranean

    The Pluralistic Moment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alessandro Ferrari, James Toronto

    This book investigates the role of Islam and religious freedom in the constitutional transitions of six North African and Middle Eastern countries, namely Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Turkey, and Palestine. In particular, the book, with an interdisciplinary approach, investigates the role…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Ecological Integrity and Global Governance: Science, ethics and the law book cover

    Ecological Integrity and Global Governance

    Science, ethics and the law, 1st Edition

    By Laura Westra

    It is increasingly argued that a focus on environmental sustainability is fundamental to effective and equitable governance, and ultimately for the good of mankind. This book argues that, in the face increasing environmental challenges, it is essential to recognise the role that ecological…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Food Systems Governance: Challenges for justice, equality and human rights book cover

    Food Systems Governance

    Challenges for justice, equality and human rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda Kennedy, Jonathan Liljeblad

    Sustainability and food production represent a major challenge to society, with both consumption and supply sides posing practical and ethical dilemmas. This book shows that food governance issues can occur in many ways and at many points along the food chain. The risks and impacts, particularly…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • The Law in War: A Concise Overview book cover

    The Law in War

    A Concise Overview, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Corn, Ken Watkin, Jamie Williamson

    This book provides a comprehensive yet concise overview of key issues related to the regulation of armed hostilities between States, and between States and non-State groups. Coverage begins with an explanation of the conditions that result in the applicability of international humanitarian law, and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-07
    Routledge

  • International Organizations and the Law book cover

    International Organizations and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Alexandra Harrington

    Delving into the law and meaning of international organizations, this book addresses the laws relating to international organizations, their undertakings, and the ways in which specific international organizations function and interact with one another. Assuming little background knowledge of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-04
    Routledge

  • Legal Accountability and Britain's Wars 2000-2015 book cover

    Legal Accountability and Britain's Wars 2000-2015

    1st Edition

    By Peter Rowe

    This book discusses the manner in which Britain’s wars, which took place between 2000 and 2015, have interacted with the relevant principles of international law and English law for the purpose, primarily, of considering legal accountability. During a debate in the House of Lords in 2005 a former…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Seeking Justice in International Law: The Significance and Implications of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples book cover

    Seeking Justice in International Law

    The Significance and Implications of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, 1st Edition

    By Mauro Barelli

    Today human rights represent a primary concern of the international legal system. The international community’s commitment to the protection and promotion of human rights, however, does not always produce the results hoped for by the advocates of a more justice-oriented system of international law.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • International Investment Law and the Right to Regulate: A human rights perspective book cover

    International Investment Law and the Right to Regulate

    A human rights perspective, 1st Edition

    By Lone Wandahl Mouyal

    The book considers the ways in which the international investment law regime intersects with the human rights regime, and the potential for clashes between the two legal orders. Within the human rights regime states may be obligated to regulate, including a duty to adopt regulation aiming at…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Human Rights Approaches to Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Human Rights Approaches to Climate Change

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Sumudu Atapattu

    Despite the clear link between climate change and human rights with the potential for virtually all protected rights to be undermined as a result of climate change, its catastrophic impact on human beings was not really understood as a human rights issue until recently. This book examines the link…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • The International Criminal Court and Global Social Control: International Criminal Justice in Late Modernity book cover

    The International Criminal Court and Global Social Control

    International Criminal Justice in Late Modernity, 1st Edition

    By Nerida Chazal

    The International Criminal Court was established in 2002 to prosecute war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide. At its genesis the ICC was expected to help prevent atrocities from arising or escalating by ending the impunity of leaders and administering punishment for the commission of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Civil Liability in Criminal Justice book cover

    Civil Liability in Criminal Justice

    7th Edition

    By Darrell L. Ross

    The increasing litigation against criminal justice practitioners in the United States poses a significant problem for law enforcement and other personnel. Law enforcement and corrections professionals need to have a working knowledge of both criminal law and the civil law process to ensure that…

    Paperback – 2018-05-29
    Routledge

  • Slavery and the Death Penalty: A Study in Abolition book cover

    Slavery and the Death Penalty

    A Study in Abolition, 1st Edition

    By Bharat Malkani

    It has long been acknowledged that the death penalty in the United States of America has been shaped by the country’s history of slavery and racial violence, but this book considers the lesser-explored relationship between the two practices’ respective abolitionist movements. The book explains how…

    Hardback – 2018-05-23
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Power

8Series in Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

Product Search