Law: Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties

  • 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

  • Transitional Justice and Memory in Cambodia: Beyond the Extraordinary Chambers book cover

    Transitional Justice and Memory in Cambodia

    Beyond the Extraordinary Chambers, 1st Edition

    By Peter Manning

    Memories of violence, suffering and atrocities in Cambodia are today being pulled in different directions. A range of transitional justice practices have been put to work in the name of redressing, restoring and renewing memory. At the centre of this stage is the Extraordinary Chambers in the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Forensic Human Factors and Ergonomics: Case Studies and Analyses book cover

    Forensic Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Case Studies and Analyses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael S. Wogalter

    This book has 18 case study chapters investigating various injury scenarios through the use of a Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) analysis. Each injury scenario derives from one or more similar lawsuits (but names, places and some of the details are fictionalized). The scenarios describe a ‘slice…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Surveillance and the Law: Language, Power and Privacy book cover

    Surveillance and the Law

    Language, Power and Privacy, 1st Edition

    By Maria Helen Murphy

    Surveillance of citizens is a clear manifestation of government power. The act of surveillance is generally deemed acceptable in a democratic society where it is necessary to protect the interests of the nation and where the power is exercised non-arbitrarily and in accordance with the law.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge

  • Drug Control and International Law book cover

    Drug Control and International Law

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Wisehart

    This book provides for an extensive legal analysis of the international drug control system in light of the growing challenges and criticism that this system faces. In the current debate on global drug policy, the central pillars of the international drug control system – the UN Drug Conventions as…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Social Identity and the Law: Race, Sexuality and Intersectionality book cover

    Social Identity and the Law

    Race, Sexuality and Intersectionality, 1st Edition

    By Barbara L. Graham

    Social Identity and the Law: Race, Sexuality and Intersectionality is an important resource for inquiry into the relationship between law and social identity in the contexts of race, sexuality and intersectionality in the United States. The book provides a systematic legal treatment of selected…

    Paperback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Human Rights and the Judicialisation of African Politics book cover

    Human Rights and the Judicialisation of African Politics

    1st Edition

    By Peter Brett

    Human Rights and the Judicialisation of African Politics shows readers how central questions in African politics have entered courtrooms over the last three decades, and provides the first transnational explanation for this development. The book begins with three conditions that have made…

    Hardback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Politics and International Relations

  • The Judiciary, Discrimination Law and Statutory Interpretation: Easy Cases Making Bad Law book cover

    The Judiciary, Discrimination Law and Statutory Interpretation

    Easy Cases Making Bad Law, 1st Edition

    By Michael Connolly

    In 1856, the US Supreme Court denied Dred Scott, now free of slavery, his Constitutional rights, solely because he was black. According to the Court, when the Constitution was drafted, some 60 years earlier, its authors would not have intended that ‘a subordinate and inferior class of beings’…

    Hardback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • The European Court of Human Rights and Minority Religions: Messages Generated and Messages Received book cover

    The European Court of Human Rights and Minority Religions

    Messages Generated and Messages Received, 1st Edition

    Edited by Effie Fokas, James T Richardson

    This book includes a collection of studies focused on engagements of religious minorities with the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). Beginning with an introduction of the global importance of the ECtHR as a standard setter in the protection of religious minority rights, the subsequent five…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Human Rights book cover

    The Economics of Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth M. Wheaton

    Economics plays a key role in human rights issues as decision-makers weigh the incentives associated with choosing how to use scarce resources in the context of committing or escaping human rights violence. This textbook provides an introduction to the microeconomic analysis of human rights…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21
    Routledge

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