Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Sexual Harassment in Higher Education: Reflections and New Perspectives book cover

    Sexual Harassment in Higher Education

    Reflections and New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Billie Wright Dziech, Michael W. Hawkins

    Originally published in 1998, Sexual Harassment in Higher Education addresses the problem of sexual harassment on college campuses. This work reflects on a variety of aspects of sexual harassment, its litigation and law, as well as how the issues they demonstrate often have as much to do with…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Africa and the New Globalization book cover

    Africa and the New Globalization

    1st Edition

    By George Klay Kieh, Jr.

    Globalization is not a new phenomenon in the international system. However, the various phases of globalization have had divergent scopes, actors, dimensions and dynamics - that is, each of the phases of globalization can be differentiated according to these terms. Against this background, this…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Human Rights and Disability: Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    Human Rights and Disability

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by John-Stewart Gordon, Johann-Christian Põder, Holger Burckhart

    The formerly established medically-based idea of disability, with its charity-based approach to treatment and services, is being replaced by a human rights-based approach in which people with impairments are no longer considered medical problems, totally dependent on the beneficence of non-impaired…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Human Rights Education and the Politics of Knowledge book cover

    Human Rights Education and the Politics of Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Joanne Coysh

    Around the world there are a myriad of NGOs using human rights education (HRE) as a tool of community empowerment with the firm belief that it will help people improve their lives. One way of understanding these processes is that they translate universal human rights speak using messages and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The ECHR and Human Rights Theory: Reconciling the Moral and the Political Conceptions book cover

    The ECHR and Human Rights Theory

    Reconciling the Moral and the Political Conceptions, 1st Edition

    By Alain Zysset

    The European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR) has been relatively neglected in the field of normative human rights theory. This book aims to bridge the gap between human rights theory and the practice of the ECHR. In order to do so, it tests the two overarching approaches in human rights theory…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Defendant Participation in the Criminal Process book cover

    Defendant Participation in the Criminal Process

    1st Edition

    By Abenaa Owusu- Bempah

    Requirements for the defendant to actively participate in the English criminal process have been increasing in recent years such that the defendant can now be penalised for their non-cooperation. This book explores the changes to the defendant’s role as a participant in the criminal process and the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law: Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation book cover

    Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law

    Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Lee James McConnell

    The human rights of communities in many resource-rich, weak governance States are adversely affected, not only by the acts of States and their agents, but also by powerful non-State actors. Contemporary phenomena such as globalisation, privatisation and the proliferation of internal armed conflict…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Fostering Accessible Technology through Regulation book cover

    Fostering Accessible Technology through Regulation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Delia Ferri, G. Anthony Giannoumis

    Technology has attracted an increasing level of attention within studies of disability and disability rights. Many researchers and advocates have maintained skepticism towards technology out of the fear that technology becomes another way to ‘fix’ impairments. These skeptical views, however,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Right to Family Life in the European Union book cover

    The Right to Family Life in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maribel González Pascual, Aida Torres Pérez

    Exploring the main developments and challenges for the right to family life in the context of European integration, this book examines the right to family life in the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights and the interplay between family life, citizenship, and free movement; it analyzes the combined…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • The Limits of State Power & Private Rights: Exploring Child Protection & Safeguarding Referrals and Assessments book cover

    The Limits of State Power & Private Rights

    Exploring Child Protection & Safeguarding Referrals and Assessments, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Devine

    This book tackles a complex area of law, social policy and social work, providing a comprehensive analysis of the theoretical, practical and legal boundaries of State power following safeguarding and child protection referrals in England. The book examines the history, rationale and implications of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Human Rights-Based Change: The Institutionalisation of Economic and Social Rights book cover

    Human Rights-Based Change

    The Institutionalisation of Economic and Social Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso, Hans-Otto Sano

    This book provides different analytical perspectives into how human rights-based approaches to development (HRBADs) contribute to change. Based on the understanding that HRBADs are increasingly integrated into development and governance discourse and processes in many societies and organisations,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform book cover

    Delivering Family Justice in Late Modern Society in the wake of Legal Aid Reform

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mavis Maclean

    Legal aid for family cases in private law, mainly divorce and separation, where the state is not directly involved as it is in public law cases where there are issues of domestic violence or neglect or abuse of children, came to an abrupt end together with help for welfare and immigration cases on…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

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