Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • Defendants and Victims in International Criminal Justice: Ensuring and Balancing Their Rights book cover

    Defendants and Victims in International Criminal Justice

    Ensuring and Balancing Their Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Juan Pablo Perez-Leon-Acevedo, Joanna Nicholson

    This volume considers a variety of key issues pertaining to the rights of defendants and victims at International Criminal Courts (ICTs) and explores how best to balance and enhance the rights of both in order to ensure the effectiveness and efficiency of international criminal proceedings. The…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Federalism and the Courts in Africa: Organization, Appointment and Impact in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Federalism and the Courts in Africa

    Organization, Appointment and Impact in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yonatan Fessha, Karl Kössler

    This volume examines the design and impact of courts in African federal systems from a comparative perspective. Recent developments indicate that the previously stymied idea of federalism is now being revived in the constitutional arrangements of several African countries. A number of them jumped…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • International Law and Violence Against Women: Europe and the Istanbul Convention book cover

    International Law and Violence Against Women

    Europe and the Istanbul Convention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johanna Niemi, Lourdes Peroni, Vladislava Stoyanova

    This book offers an in-depth and critical analysis of the Istanbul Convention, along with discussions on its impact and implications. The work highlights the place of the Convention in the landscape of international law and policies on violence against women and equality. The authors argue that…

    Hardback – 2020-03-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Domestic Judicial Treatment of European Court of Human Rights Case Law: Beyond Compliance book cover

    Domestic Judicial Treatment of European Court of Human Rights Case Law

    Beyond Compliance, 1st Edition

    By David Kosař, Hubert Smekal, Katarína Šipulová, Ladislav Vyhnánek, Jozef Janovský, Jan Petrov

    The European Court of Human Rights (“ECtHR”) suffers from the burgeoning caseload and challenges to its authority. This two-pronged crisis undermines the ECtHR’s legitimacy and consequently the functioning of the whole European human rights regime. Domestic courts can serve as…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Corruption, Integrity and the Law: Global Regulatory Challenges book cover

    Corruption, Integrity and the Law

    Global Regulatory Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Ryder, Lorenzo Pasculli

    Globalisation has opened new avenues to corruption. Corrupt practices are proliferating not only within national borders but across different countries. Despite many national and international anti-corruption bodies and strategies, corruption far from being eradicated. There is an urgent global…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge
    The Law of Financial Crime

  • The Human Rights Council: The Impact of the Universal Periodic Review in Africa book cover

    The Human Rights Council

    The Impact of the Universal Periodic Review in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Damian Etone

    This book examines the engagement of African states with the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review Mechanism (UPR). This human rights mechanism is known for its pacific and non-confrontational approach to monitoring state human rights implementation. Coming at the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Assets, Crimes and the State: Innovation in 21st Century Legal Responses book cover

    Assets, Crimes and the State

    Innovation in 21st Century Legal Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Benson, Colin King, Clive Walker

    Organised crime, corruption and terrorism are considered to pose significant and unrelenting threats to the integrity, security and stability of contemporary societies. Alongside traditional criminal enforcement responses, strategies focused on following the money trail of such crimes have become…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge
    Transnational Criminal Justice

  • Hong Kong Constitutionalism: The British Legacy and the Chinese Future book cover

    Hong Kong Constitutionalism

    The British Legacy and the Chinese Future, 1st Edition

    By Richard Cullen

    Hong Kong is widely regarded as an exemplar of authoritarian jurisdictions with a positive history of adhering to Rule of Law shaped governance systems. British Hong Kong provides a remarkable story of the effective development and consolidation of such a system, which has continued to apply since…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Introduction to Rwandan Law book cover

    Introduction to Rwandan Law

    1st Edition

    By Jean-Marie Kamatali

    This book explores key innovations in Rwandan law, exploring how the homegrown legal system with the civil law and common law legal systems. The author explores the history of Rwandan law through pre-colonial, to colonial and post-independence periods, examines the homegrown legal and justice…

    Hardback – 2020-02-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Human Rights Law and Evidence-Based Policy: The Role of the EU Fundamental Rights Agency book cover

    Human Rights Law and Evidence-Based Policy

    The Role of the EU Fundamental Rights Agency, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosemary Byrne, Han Entzinger

    The EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) was established to provide evidence-based policy advice to EU institutions and Member States. By blending social science research with traditional normative work, it aims to influence human rights policy processes through new ways of framing empirical…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • People’s Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law: Searching for Justice book cover

    People’s Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law

    Searching for Justice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Regina Menachery Paulose

    People’s Tribunals are independent, peaceful, grassroots movements, created by members of civil society, to address impunity that is associated with ongoing or past atrocities. As such, they offer society an alternative history and create a space for healing and reconciliation to take place that…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights: Calling Out the Armed Forces book cover

    Domestic Military Powers, Law and Human Rights

    Calling Out the Armed Forces, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head

    This book examines the national and international law, human rights and civil liberties issues involved in governments calling out the armed forces to deal with civil unrest or terrorism. The introduction of domestic military powers has become an international trend. Troops already have been seen…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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