Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Conflict Displacement and Legal Protection: Understanding Asylum, Human Rights and Refugee Law book cover

    Conflict Displacement and Legal Protection

    Understanding Asylum, Human Rights and Refugee Law, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Lülf

    While the 21st century bears witness to several conflicts leading to mass displacement, the conflict in Syria has crystallised the need for a solid legal framework and legal certainty. This book analyses the relevant legal instruments for the provision of a protection status for persons fleeing to…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Environmental Human Rights: Power, Ethics and Law book cover

    Environmental Human Rights

    Power, Ethics and Law, 1st Edition

    By Jan Hancock

    This title was first published in 2003. Environmental Human Rights redefines the political, ethical and legal relationships between the environment and human rights to claim the human rights to an environment free from toxic pollution and to natural resources. Through a focus on the operational…

    Hardback – 2019-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Extremism, Free Speech and Counter-Terrorism Law and Policy book cover

    Extremism, Free Speech and Counter-Terrorism Law and Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Cram

    This edited collection addresses a number of the free speech vs security concerns that are engaged by counter-terrorism law & policy across a number of liberal democracies. The book explores the delicate balance between free speech and the censoring of views that either promote hatred or clash…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Child Rights and International Discrimination Law: Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child book cover

    Child Rights and International Discrimination Law

    Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marit Skivenes, Karl Harald Søvig

    Societies and states are at a crossroad in how children are treated and how their rights are respected and protected. Children´s new position and their strong rights create tensions and challenge the traditional relationships between family and the state. The United Nations Convention on the Rights…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Essays on Human Rights: In Honour of Professor Sir Nigel Rodley and Professor Kevin Boyle book cover

    Essays on Human Rights

    In Honour of Professor Sir Nigel Rodley and Professor Kevin Boyle, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoff Gilbert, Francoise Hampson

    The Delivery of Human Rights reflects on two overlapping issues in international human rights law: how can existing norms be better implemented and effected, and how can other branches of international law or other international actors be used so as to provide an improved delivery of those norms.…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20 
    Routledge

  • Biometrics, Surveillance and the Law: Societies of Restricted Access, Discipline and Control book cover

    Biometrics, Surveillance and the Law

    Societies of Restricted Access, Discipline and Control, 1st Edition

    By Sara M. Smyth

    The use of biometric identification systems is rapidly increasing across the world, owing to their potential to combat terrorism, fraud, corruption and other illegal activities. However, critics of the technology complain that the creation of an extensive central register of personal information…

    Hardback – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Emerging Technologies

  • Migration Law and the Externalization of Border Controls: European State Responsibility book cover

    Migration Law and the Externalization of Border Controls

    European State Responsibility, 1st Edition

    By Anna Liguori

    Over the last few decades, both the European Union and European States have been implementing various strategies to externalize border controls with the declared intent of saving human lives and countering smuggling but with the actual end result of shifting borders, circumventing international…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • The Human Rights City: New York, San Francisco, Barcelona book cover

    The Human Rights City

    New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, 1st Edition

    By Michele Grigolo

    We are used to thinking of human rights as a matter for states to deal with. Much less investigated is the question of what cities do with them, even though urban communities and municipalities have been discussing human rights for quite some time. In this volume Grigolo borrows the concept of ‘the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Human Rights and the Environment: Key Issues book cover

    Human Rights and the Environment

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    By Sumudu Atapattu, Andrea Schapper

    The field of human rights and the environment has grown phenomenally during the last few years and this textbook will be one of the first to encourage students to think critically about how many environmental issues lead to a violation of existing rights. Taking a socio-legal approach, this book…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Criminal Punishment and Human Rights: Convenient Morality book cover

    Criminal Punishment and Human Rights: Convenient Morality

    1st Edition

    By Adnan Sattar

    This book examines the relationship between international human rights discourse and the justifi cations for criminal punishment. Using interdisciplinary discourse analysis, it exposes certain paradoxes that underpin the ‘International Bill of Human Rights’, academic commentaries on human rights…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Global Water Ethics: Towards a global ethics charter book cover

    Global Water Ethics

    Towards a global ethics charter, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rafael Ziegler, David Groenfeldt

    Scholarly interest in water ethics is increasing, motivated by the urgency of climate change, water scarcity, privatization and conflicts over water resources. Water ethics can provide both conceptual perspectives and practical methodologies for identifying outcomes which are…

    Paperback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • The Culture of Dissenting Memory: Truth Commissions in the Global South book cover

    The Culture of Dissenting Memory

    Truth Commissions in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Véronique Tadjo

    This volume deals with the manifold ways in which histories are debated and indeed historicity and historiography themselves are interrogated via the narrative modes of the truth commissions. It traces the various medial responses (memoirs, fiction, poetry, film, art) which have emerged in the wake…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

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