Law: International Law - Law

  • Human Rights and America's War on Terror book cover

    Human Rights and America's War on Terror

    1st Edition

    Edited by Satvinder S. Juss

    This volume examines the success of the 9/11 attacks in undermining the cherished principles of Western democracy, free speech and tolerance, which were central to US values. It is argued that this has led to the USA fighting disastrous wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and to sanctioning the use of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Use of Force under International Law: Lawyerized States in a Legalized World book cover

    The Use of Force under International Law

    Lawyerized States in a Legalized World, 1st Edition

    By Fernando G. Nuñez-Mietz

    The international system is becoming increasingly legalized, with legal arguments and legal advisors playing an increasingly important part in the state policymaking process. Presenting a practice-oriented theory of compliance with international law, this book shows how international law affects…

    Hardback – 2018-10-19
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • International Humanitarian Law and Justice: Historical and Sociological Perspectives book cover

    International Humanitarian Law and Justice

    Historical and Sociological Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mats Deland, Mark Klamberg, Pål Wrange

    In the last decade, there has been a turn to history in international humanitarian law and its accompanying fields. To examine this historization and to expand the current scope of scholarship, this book brings together scholars from various fields, including law, history, sociology, and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Human Rights and Disability: Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    Human Rights and Disability

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by John-Stewart Gordon, Johann-Christian Põder, Holger Burckhart

    The formerly established medically-based idea of disability, with its charity-based approach to treatment and services, is being replaced by a human rights-based approach in which people with impairments are no longer considered medical problems, totally dependent on the beneficence of non-impaired…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law: Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation book cover

    Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law

    Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Lee James McConnell

    The human rights of communities in many resource-rich, weak governance States are adversely affected, not only by the acts of States and their agents, but also by powerful non-State actors. Contemporary phenomena such as globalisation, privatisation and the proliferation of internal armed conflict…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Economic and Environmental Regulation of International Aviation: From Inter-national to Global Governance book cover

    Economic and Environmental Regulation of International Aviation

    From Inter-national to Global Governance, 1st Edition

    By Steven Truxal

    The core structure of the regulatory regime for international civil aviation (the ‘Chicago System’) is inter–national. The features of the Chicago System were designed in an era when the world’s airlines were State–owned, and the most pressing international concerns were for navigation and safety…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Commercial Law

  • Delivery of Goods under Bills of Lading book cover

    Delivery of Goods under Bills of Lading

    1st Edition

    By Anders Møllmann

    Probably the core characteristic of a bill of lading is that the original bill of lading must be presented at the port of destination for a consignee to be entitled to delivery of the goods and for the carrier to get a good discharge of its delivery obligation by delivering the goods to said…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Universal Jurisdiction in International Criminal Law: The Debate and the Battle for Hegemony book cover

    Universal Jurisdiction in International Criminal Law

    The Debate and the Battle for Hegemony, 1st Edition

    By Aisling O'Sullivan

    With the sensational arrest of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet in 1998, the rise to prominence of universal jurisdiction over crimes against international law seemed to be assured. The arrest of Pinochet and the ensuing proceedings before the UK courts brought universal jurisdiction into…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • 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

  • Australian Critical Decisions: Remembering Koowarta and Tasmanian Dams book cover

    Australian Critical Decisions

    Remembering Koowarta and Tasmanian Dams, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Genovese

    The 1980s was a time of significant social, political and cultural change. In Australia, the law was pivotal to these changes. The two High Court cases that this book explores – Koowarta v Bjelke-Petersen (1982) and the Tasmanian Dams case (1983) – are famous legally as they marked a decisive…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Global Business Associations book cover

    Global Business Associations

    1st Edition

    By Karsten Ronit

    Global business tends to be perceived as a number of individual but powerful multinational corporations, capable of controlling markets and influencing political decisions; in fact, global business is highly organized through a plethora of associations that bring together competing companies and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Nuclear Energy Regulation, Risk and The Environment book cover

    Nuclear Energy Regulation, Risk and The Environment

    1st Edition

    By Abdullah Al Faruque

    Analyzing the impact and benefits of nuclear energy on environment, this book examines nuclear treaties in relation to environmental protection, highlights legal framework on non-proliferation and denuclearization, explores treaties on nuclear safety and nuclear security, discusses legal regimes on…

    Hardback – 2018-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Energy Law and Regulation

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