Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • Civil and Political Rights in Japan: A Tribute to Sir Nigel Rodley book cover

    Civil and Political Rights in Japan

    A Tribute to Sir Nigel Rodley, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saul J. Takahashi

    The human rights issues in Japan are multifaceted. Over decades, domestic and international human rights organisations have raised concerns, but government obstinacy has meant there has been little progress. Recommendations of UN human rights bodies are routinely ignored, and statements by the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Environmental Human Rights: A Political Theory Perspective book cover

    Environmental Human Rights

    A Political Theory Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Markku Oksanen, Ashley Dodsworth, Selina O'Doherty

    The nature of environmental human rights and their relation to larger rights theories has been a frequent topic of discussion in law, environmental ethics and political theory. However, the subject of environmental human rights has not been fully established among other human rights concerns within…

    Paperback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge

  • Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide book cover

    Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samuel Totten

    Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide is a collection of hypothetical ‘last lectures’ by some of the top scholars and practitioners across the globe in the fields of human rights and genocide studies. Each lecture purportedly constitutes the last thing the author will ever…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • The Right to Food Guidelines, Democracy and Citizen Participation: Country case studies book cover

    The Right to Food Guidelines, Democracy and Citizen Participation

    Country case studies, 1st Edition

    By Katharine S. E. Cresswell Riol

    It is now more than a decade since the Right to Food Guidelines were negotiated, agreed and adopted internationally by states. This book provides a review of its objectives and the extent of success of its implementation. The focus is on the first key guideline – "Democracy, good governance, human…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • The Crimes of Wildlife Trafficking: Issues of Justice, Legality and Morality book cover

    The Crimes of Wildlife Trafficking

    Issues of Justice, Legality and Morality, 1st Edition

    By Ragnhild Aslaug Sollund

    This book examines trade and trafficking in endangered animal species and how the trade increasingly puts large numbers of nonhuman species at risk. Focusing on illegal trafficking, the book also discusses the harmful aspects of the trade and trafficking which is taking place in concordance with…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Vulnerability in Police Custody: Police decision-making and the appropriate adult safeguard book cover

    Vulnerability in Police Custody

    Police decision-making and the appropriate adult safeguard, 1st Edition

    By Roxanna Dehaghani

    This book provides a nuanced and timely contribution to the question of vulnerability in police custody. It addresses the implementation of the appropriate adult safeguard in respect of adult suspects and explores police decision-making in this context. Drawing on empirical research carried out in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge

  • Revival: The Europeanisation of Refugee Policies (2001): Between Human Rights and Internal Security book cover

    Revival: The Europeanisation of Refugee Policies (2001)

    Between Human Rights and Internal Security, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Lavenex

    This title was first published in 2001. Taking a multilevel perspective on the Europeanization of refugee policies, this innovative work highlights the entanglement between domestic asylum reforms. Essential reading for scholars of European integration, asylum and refugee policy.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Effective Strategies for Protecting Human Rights: Economic Sanctions, Use of National Courts and International fora and Coercive Power book cover

    Effective Strategies for Protecting Human Rights

    Economic Sanctions, Use of National Courts and International fora and Coercive Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Barnhizer

    This title was first published in 2001: This book brings together the experiences of a diverse range of leading human rights advocates and activists to demonstrate strategies for protecting human rights. The volume identifies strategic problems and approaches and offers a range of strategies that…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Your Life or Mine (2003): How Geoethics Can Resolve the Conflict Between Public and Private Interests in Xenotransplantation book cover

    Revival: Your Life or Mine (2003)

    How Geoethics Can Resolve the Conflict Between Public and Private Interests in Xenotransplantation, 1st Edition

    By Martine Rothblatt

    This title was first published in 2003. Xenotransplantation - the transplantation of animal organs into humans - poses a fascinating moral dilemma. Should this ability to extend the lives of millions of older people be permitted given that it might trigger a new pandemic similar to AIDS? This study…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Worlds Colliding (2001): Conservative Christians and the Law book cover

    Revival: Worlds Colliding (2001)

    Conservative Christians and the Law, 1st Edition

    By Rex J. Ahdar

    This title was first published in 2001. Worlds Colliding argues that the prevailing worldview held by those in positions of power in Western government sets the bounds for religious tolerance.  It explores the degree to which a modern liberal state will allow a counter-cultural community the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Human Rights in the Media: Fear and Fetish book cover

    Human Rights in the Media

    Fear and Fetish, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Farrell, Eleanor Drywood, Edel Hughes

    This collection sets about untangling some of the knotty issues in the underexplored relationship between human rights and the media. We investigate how complex debates in political, judicial, academic and public life on the role and value of human rights are represented in the media, particularly,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Arabs at Home and in the World: Human Rights, Gender Politics, and Identity book cover

    Arabs at Home and in the World

    Human Rights, Gender Politics, and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karla M. McKanders

    This volume brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars from the United States, the Middle East, and North Africa, to discuss and critically analyze the intersection of gender and human rights laws as applied to individuals of Arab descent. It seeks to raise consciousness at the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

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