Law: Public International Law

  • International Criminal Law and Sexual Violence against Women: The Interpretation of Gender in the Contemporary International Criminal Trial book cover

    International Criminal Law and Sexual Violence against Women

    The Interpretation of Gender in the Contemporary International Criminal Trial, 1st Edition

    By Daniela Nadj

    This book explores the prosecution of wartime sexual violence in international criminal law and asks what the juridicalisation of gender-based violence signifies for women. The book explores the portrayal of the various gendered identities that surface in armed conflict and it asks whether the law…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Unilateral Acts: A History of a Legal Doctrine book cover

    Unilateral Acts

    A History of a Legal Doctrine, 1st Edition

    By Betina Kuzmarov

    We are in a moment where peoples and states are interested, directly or indirectly, in asserting their "national interest," unilaterally if necessary. In the White House, the national security policy is premised on "America First," while Catalans and Iraqi Kurds have taken steps to unilaterally…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Regional Developmentalism through Law: Establishing an African Economic Community book cover

    Regional Developmentalism through Law

    Establishing an African Economic Community, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Bashi Rudahindwa

    Offering a study of regionalism in Africa and investigating the ways in which law can be used to address the issues raised by regional processes on the continent, this book examines the African Economic Community, considering that it has been entrusted to coordinate and to harmonize policies…

    Hardback – 2018-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Right to housing in law and society book cover

    The Right to housing in law and society

    1st Edition

    By Nico Moons

    From the very first negotiations of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights half a century ago to the present day, socio-economic rights have often been regarded as less enforceable than civil and political rights. The right to adequate housing, even though protecting one…

    Hardback – 2018-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Demilitarization and International Law in Context: The Åland Islands book cover

    Demilitarization and International Law in Context

    The Åland Islands, 1st Edition

    By Sia Spiliopoulou Åkermark, Saila Heinikoski, Pirjo Kleemola-Juntunen

    The demilitarisation and neutralisation of the Åland Islands is a confirmation of, and an exception to, the collective security system in present-day international affairs. Its core idea is that there is no need for military presence in the territory of the islands and that they are to be kept out…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • North Korea, International Law and the Dual Crises: Narrative and Constructive Engagement book cover

    North Korea, International Law and the Dual Crises

    Narrative and Constructive Engagement, 1st Edition

    By Morse Tan

    The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has a reputation as one of the worst human rights situations in the world. This book utilizes a unique international law perspective to examine the actions and inactions of North Korea with regard to international security and human rights. Adopting…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge

  • The Rule of Unwritten International Law: Customary Law, General Principles, and World Order book cover

    The Rule of Unwritten International Law

    Customary Law, General Principles, and World Order, 1st Edition

    By Peter G. Staubach

    This book seeks to re-appreciate the concept of customary international law as a form of spontaneous societal self-organisation, and to develop the methodological consequences that ensue from this conception for the practice of its application. In pursuing this aim, the author draws from three…

    Hardback – 2018-04-20
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    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Pastoralism and Common Pool Resources: Rangeland co-management, property rights and access in Mongolia book cover

    Pastoralism and Common Pool Resources

    Rangeland co-management, property rights and access in Mongolia, 1st Edition

    By Sandagsuren Undargaa

    The grazing of animals on common land and associated property rights were the original basis of the concept of "the tragedy of the commons". Drawing on the classic work of Elinor Ostrom and the readings of political ecology, this book questions the application of exclusive property rights to mobile…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • The Legal Protection of Women From Violence: Normative Gaps in International Law book cover

    The Legal Protection of Women From Violence

    Normative Gaps in International Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rashida Manjoo, Jackie Jones

    Violence against women remains one of the most pervasive human rights violations in the world today, and it permeates every society, at every level. Such violence is considered a systemic, widespread and pervasive human rights violation, experienced largely by women because they are women. Yet at…

    Hardback – 2018-04-06
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    Human Rights and International Law

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Environmental Displacement and Migration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert McLeman, François Gemenne

    The last twenty years have seen a rapid increase in scholarly activity and publications dedicated to environmental migration and displacement, and the field has now reached a point in terms of profile, complexity, and sheer volume of reporting that a general review and assessment of existing…

    Hardback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Armed Conflict and Forcible Displacement: Individual Rights under International Law book cover

    Armed Conflict and Forcible Displacement

    Individual Rights under International Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Katselli Proukaki

    This book addresses the involuntary and arbitrary displacement of individuals resulting from armed conflict and gross human rights violations. It shows that forcible displacement constitutes a serious violation of international law and of fundamental community interests. Armed Conflict and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Food Policy in the United States: An Introduction book cover

    Food Policy in the United States

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Parke Wilde

    This new edition offers a timely update to the leading textbook dedicated to all aspects of U.S. food policy. The update accounts for experience with policy changes in the 2014 Farm Bill and prospects for the next Farm Bill, the publication of the 2015–2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans,…

    Paperback – 2018-03-05
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

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