Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Transitional Justice and the ‘Disappeared’ of Northern Ireland: Silence, Memory, and the Construction of the Past book cover

    Transitional Justice and the ‘Disappeared’ of Northern Ireland

    Silence, Memory, and the Construction of the Past, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Dempster

    This book employs a transitional justice lens to address the ‘disappearances’ that occurred during the Northern Ireland conflict – or ‘Troubles’ – and the post-conflict response to these ‘disappearances.’ Despite an extensive literature around ‘dealing with the past’ in Northern Ireland, as well as…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • A Guide to International Disarmament Law book cover

    A Guide to International Disarmament Law

    1st Edition

    By Stuart Casey-Maslen, Tobias Vestner

    Disarmament is integral to the safeguarding and promotion of security, development, and human rights. Hundreds of millions of dollars are spent each year on disarmament operations, yet no comprehensive guide exists to explain clearly the international rules governing disarmament. This book seeks to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Human Rights and the Digital Divide book cover

    Human Rights and the Digital Divide

    1st Edition

    By Anne Peacock

    The Internet’s importance for freedom of expression and other rights comes in part from the ability it bestows on users to create and share information, rather than just receive it. Within the context of existing freedom of expression guarantees, this book critically evaluates the goal of bridging…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • International Law and Revolution book cover

    International Law and Revolution

    1st Edition

    By Owen Taylor

    This book explores the historical inter-relations between international law and revolution, with a focus on how international anti-capitalist struggle plays out through law. The book approaches the topic by analysing the meaning of revolution and what revolutionary activity might look like, before…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Censorship and Free Speech: Some Philosophical Bearings book cover

    Censorship and Free Speech

    Some Philosophical Bearings, 1st Edition

    By P.G. Ingram

    This title was first published in 2000:  While there are many philosophical studies of free speech, treating censorship historically, politically, or by the medium restricted (films, press etc.), little has been written on censorship and free speech dealing with issues philosophically and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Right to a Fair Trial book cover

    The Right to a Fair Trial

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    The right to a fair trial is often held as a central constitutional protection. It nevertheless remains unclear what precisely should count as a 'fair' trial and who should decide verdicts. This already difficult issue has become even more important given a number of proposed reforms of the trial,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Rights

  • Humanitarian Space and International Politics: The Creation of Safe Areas book cover

    Humanitarian Space and International Politics

    The Creation of Safe Areas, 1st Edition

    By Hikaru Yamashita

    The creation of safe areas poses a number of difficult challenges to the spatial and normative organization of contemporary international politics. As a result, academics, practitioners and NGOs alike will find the case studies in this informative book essential reading. Hikaru Yamashita firstly…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • They Are Not Machines: Korean Women Workers and their Fight for Democratic Trade Unionism in the 1970s book cover

    They Are Not Machines

    Korean Women Workers and their Fight for Democratic Trade Unionism in the 1970s, 1st Edition

    By Chun Soonok

    The multi-faceted tensions created in developing countries between a burgeoning popular desire for democracy and the harsh imperatives of modernisation and industrialisation are nowhere more evident than in the so-called 'Asian tiger' nations. Of all those nascent economies, South Korea in the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Saviour Siblings and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology: Harm, Ethics and Law book cover

    Saviour Siblings and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology

    Harm, Ethics and Law, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm K. Smith

    Advances in the field of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) have been revolutionary. This book focuses on the use of ARTs in the context of families who seek to conceive a matching sibling donor as a source of tissue to treat an existing sick child. Such children have been referred to as '…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Legal Reasoning, Legal Theory and Rights book cover

    Legal Reasoning, Legal Theory and Rights

    1st Edition

    By Martin P. Golding

    This book is a selection of articles and chapters published over Martin Golding's academic career. Golding's approach to the philosophy of law is that it contains conceptual and normative issues and in this volume logical issues in legal reasoning are examined, and various theories of law are…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Collected Essays in Law

  • The Disabled Child's Participation Rights book cover

    The Disabled Child's Participation Rights

    1st Edition

    By Anne-Marie Callus, Ruth Farrugia

    The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is the only UN treaty to date in which the people who are its target, that is disabled people, were actively involved in its drafting and the only one which requires the active participation of disabled people in its…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Anti-genocide Activists and the Responsibility to Protect book cover

    Anti-genocide Activists and the Responsibility to Protect

    1st Edition

    By Annette Jansen

    Although the Genocide Convention was already adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1945, it was only in the late 1990s that groups of activists emerged calling for military interventions to halt mass atrocities. The question of who these anti-genocide activists are and what motivates them to call…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

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