Law: Public International Law

  • 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

  • Social Participation in Water Governance and Management: Critical and Global Perspectives book cover

    Social Participation in Water Governance and Management

    Critical and Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate A. Berry, Eric Mollard

    Social participation in water management and governance recently became a reality in many economies and societies. Yet the dimensions in which power regulation, social equity and democracy-building are connected with participation have been only tangentially analyzed for the water sector.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Suiting Themselves: How Corporations Drive the Global Agenda book cover

    Suiting Themselves

    How Corporations Drive the Global Agenda, 1st Edition

    By Sharon Beder

    In this brilliantly researched expos 'communications Rottweiler' Sharon Beder blasts open the backrooms and boardrooms to reveal how the international corporate elite dictate global politics for their own benefit. Beder shows how they created business associations andthink tanks in the 1970s to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law: Global Perspectives in Theory and Practice book cover

    Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law

    Global Perspectives in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Josepha Close

    Amnesty, Serious Crimes and International Law examines the permissibility of amnesties for serious crimes in the contemporary international order. In the last few decades, there has been a growing tendency to consider that amnesties are prohibited in respect of certain grave crimes. However, the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • The Istanbul Convention, Domestic Violence and Human Rights book cover

    The Istanbul Convention, Domestic Violence and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Ronagh McQuigg

    The Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (also known as the Istanbul Convention) was adopted by the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on 7 April 2011. The Convention entered into force on 1 August 2014 and has currently been ratified by…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Refugee Law and Durability of Protection: Temporary Residence and Cessation of Status book cover

    Refugee Law and Durability of Protection

    Temporary Residence and Cessation of Status, 1st Edition

    By Maria O’Sullivan

    This book examines the link between refugee protection, duration of risk and residency rights. It focuses on two main issues of importance to current state practice: the use of temporary forms of refugee status and residency and the legal criteria for cessation of refugee status under Article 1C(5)…

    Hardback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • The Far-Right in International and European Law book cover

    The Far-Right in International and European Law

    1st Edition

    By Natalie Alkiviadou

    Since the Second World War, the international community has sought to prevent the repetition of destructive far-right forces by establishing institutions such as the United Nations and by adopting documents such as the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Jurisprudence and conventions directly…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Emerging Legal Orders in the Arctic: The Role of Non-Arctic Actors book cover

    Emerging Legal Orders in the Arctic

    The Role of Non-Arctic Actors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akiho Shibata, Leilei Zou, Nikolas Sellheim, Marzia Scopelliti

    More than ever before the changing environmental and political landscape in the Arctic requires stability and foreseeability based on resilient common norms. The emerging legal orders in the Arctic cannot be legitimately created or effectively implemented unless all relevant actors are involved.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Polar Law

  • The Effectiveness of the UN Human Rights System: Reform and the Judicialisation of Human Rights book cover

    The Effectiveness of the UN Human Rights System

    Reform and the Judicialisation of Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Surya P. Subedi, OBE, QC (Hon)

    The UN human rights agenda has reached the mature age of 70 years and many UN mechanisms created to implement this agenda are themselves in their middle-age, yet human rights violations are still a daily occurrence around the globe. The scorecard of the UN human rights mechanisms appears impressive…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict: The governance of mineral and gas resource development book cover

    Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict

    The governance of mineral and gas resource development, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Kennedy

    Conflict over the extraction of coal and gas resources has rapidly escalated in communities throughout the world. Using an environmental justice lens, this multidisciplinary book explores cases of land use conflict through the lived experiences of communities grappling with such disputes. Drawing…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Counter-Terrorist Financing Law and Policy: An analysis of Turkey book cover

    Counter-Terrorist Financing Law and Policy

    An analysis of Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Burke Uğur Başaranel, Umut Türkşen

    Since the 9/11 attacks the world has witnessed the creation of both domestic and international legal instruments designed to disrupt and interdict the financial activities of terrorists. This book analyses the counter-terrorist financing law (CTF), policy and practice at the national level,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    The Law of Financial Crime

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