Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Surrogacy, Law and Human Rights book cover

    Surrogacy, Law and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Paula Gerber, Katie O'Byrne

    Surrogacy presents particularly complex questions for human rights law and theory. This book provides a unique and insightful examination into the underexplored issues of how domestic and international law is responding to the sharp increase in the use of surrogacy. The work presents critical…

    Paperback – 2017-01-11
    Routledge

  • Care, Migration and Human Rights: Law and Practice book cover

    Care, Migration and Human Rights

    Law and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Siobhán Mullally

    The continuum of exploitation that has historically defined the everyday of domestic work - exclusion from employment and social security standards and precarious migration status – has frequently been neglected. It is primarily the moments of crisis, incidents of human trafficking, slavery or…

    Paperback – 2017-01-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Power and Law in International Society: International Relations as the Sociology of International Law book cover

    Power and Law in International Society

    International Relations as the Sociology of International Law, 1st Edition

    By Mark Klamberg

    When studying international law there is often a risk of focusing entirely on the content of international rules (i.e. regimes), and ignoring why these regimes exist and to what extent the rules affect state behavior. Similarly, international relations studies can focus so much on theories based on…

    Paperback – 2017-01-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Mixed Legal Systems, East and West book cover

    Mixed Legal Systems, East and West

    1st Edition

    By Vernon Valentine Palmer, Mohamed Y. Mattar

    Advancing legal scholarship in the area of mixed legal systems, as well as comparative law more generally, this book expands the comparative study of the world’s legal families to those of jurisdictions containing not only mixtures of common and civil law, but also to those mixing Islamic and/or…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Disabled Justice?: Access to Justice and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities book cover

    Disabled Justice?

    Access to Justice and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, 1st Edition

    By Eilionóir Flynn

    Disability offers a new lens through which to view the effectiveness of access to justice, and the inclusiveness of the justice system as a whole. This book analyses the experience of people with disabilities through the entire justice system, from making a complaint, to investigation, and through…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge

  • Declarations of Interdependence: A Legal Pluralist Approach to Indigenous Rights book cover

    Declarations of Interdependence

    A Legal Pluralist Approach to Indigenous Rights, 1st Edition

    By Kirsten Anker

    This book takes up the postcolonial challenge for law and explains how the problems of legal recognition for Indigenous peoples are tied to an orthodox theory of law. Constructing a theory of legal pluralism that is both critical of law's epistemological and ontological presuppositions, as well as…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Cultural Diversity and Law

  • Environmental Crime and its Victims: Perspectives within Green Criminology book cover

    Environmental Crime and its Victims

    Perspectives within Green Criminology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Toine Spapens, Rob White, Marieke Kluin

    Environmental crime is one of the most profitable and fastest growing areas of international criminal activity. These types of crime, however, do not always produce an immediate consequence, and the harm may be diffused. As such, the complexity of victimization - in terms of time, space, impact,…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Rethinking International Law and Justice book cover

    Rethinking International Law and Justice

    1st Edition

    By Charles Sampford, Spencer Zifcak

    General principles of law have made, and are likely further to make, a significant contribution to our understanding of the constituent elements of global justice. Dealing extensively with global headline issues of peace, security and justice, this book explores justice arising in specific areas…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge

  • Secrecy, Law and Society book cover

    Secrecy, Law and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Greg Martin, Rebecca Scott Bray, Miiko Kumar

    Commentators have shown how a ‘culture of security’ ushered in after the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 has involved exceptional legal measures and increased recourse to secrecy on the basis of protecting public safety and safeguarding national security. In this context, scholars have…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20
    Routledge

  • Punishment and Process in International Criminal Trials book cover

    Punishment and Process in International Criminal Trials

    1st Edition

    By Ralph Henham

    International sentencing has become significant given the numerous events on the world stage which have focused attention on the justifications and adequacy of punishment for heinous crimes such as genocide and crimes against humanity. In addition to providing a detailed evaluation of the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    International and Comparative Criminal Justice

  • Pathways to Reconciliation: Between Theory and Practice book cover

    Pathways to Reconciliation

    Between Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Cleo Fleming

    Edited by Philipa Rothfield

    Reconciliation: what makes it possible, what impedes it, how to foster and promote it and how to build the social conditions in which it can flourish? These are pressing questions for an increasingly significant concept in community and international relations. This book is a creative engagement…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge

  • State Responses to International Law book cover

    State Responses to International Law

    1st Edition

    By Kendall Stiles

    Do countries keep their promises to the international community? When they sign treaties or learn about new expectations, do they take them seriously and implement them? Since we already know intuitively that not all countries do, the next question – and the topic of this book – is: who complies?…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

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