Law: Jurisprudence & General Issues

  • The Responsibility to Protect in International Law: Philosophical Investigations book cover

    The Responsibility to Protect in International Law

    Philosophical Investigations, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Oman

    This book tracks the development of the emerging international legal principle of a responsibility to protect over the past two decades. It contrasts the influential version of the principle introduced by the International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty in 2001 with subsequent…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Accountability, International Business Operations and the Law: Providing Justice for Corporate Human Rights Violations in Global Value Chains book cover

    Accountability, International Business Operations and the Law

    Providing Justice for Corporate Human Rights Violations in Global Value Chains, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liesbeth Enneking, Ivo Giesen, Anne-Jetske Schaap, Cedric Ryngaert, Francois Kristen, Lucas Roorda

    A consensus has emerged that corporations have societal and environmental responsibilities when operating transnationally. However, how exactly corporations can be held legally accountable for their transgressions, if at all, is less clear. This volume inquires how regulatory tools stemming from…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Globalization: Law and Policy

  • Comparative Law: Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors book cover

    Comparative Law

    Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sean Patrick Donlan, Jane Mair

    This book discusses a number of important themes in comparative law: legal metaphors and methodology, the movements of legal ideas and institutions and the mixity they produce, and marriage, an area of law in which culture – or clashes of legal and public cultures – may be particularly evident. In…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

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

    Human Rights Law and Evidence-Based Policy

    The Impact 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 – 2019-12-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Personal Autonomy in Plural Societies: A Principle and its Paradoxes book cover

    Personal Autonomy in Plural Societies

    A Principle and its Paradoxes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marie-Claire Foblets, Michele Graziadei, Alison Renteln

    This volume addresses the exercise of personal autonomy in contemporary situations of normative pluralism. In the Western liberal tradition, from a strictly legal and theoretical perspective the social individual has the right to exercise the autonomy of his or her will. In a context of legal…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge

  • Women's Health and the Limits of Law: Domestic and International Perspectives book cover

    Women's Health and the Limits of Law

    Domestic and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irehobhude O. Iyioha

    Despite some significant advances in the creation and protection of rights affecting women’s health, these do not always translate into actual health benefits for women. This collection asks: 'What is an effective law and what influences law’s effectiveness or ineffectiveness? What dynamics,…

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

  • Political and Legal Approaches to Human Rights book cover

    Political and Legal Approaches to Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Campbell, Kylie Bourne

    This collection explores and illustrates issues arising from ‘political’ approaches to human rights in contrast to the more traditional ‘moral’ approaches. Moral approaches conceptualize and justify human rights in terms of priority rights which are both universal and moral. In contrast, political…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Constitutional Acceleration within the European Union and Beyond book cover

    Constitutional Acceleration within the European Union and Beyond

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Blokker

    Modern constitutionalism as an idea and practice is facing great uncertainty in current times. Scholarly debates focus predominantly on constitutions beyond the state, while the predicament of domestic constitutionalism is much less considered. This volume contributes to a theoretically informed…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Anti-Terrorism Law and Foreign Terrorist Fighters book cover

    Anti-Terrorism Law and Foreign Terrorist Fighters

    1st Edition

    By Jessie Blackbourn, Deniz Kayis, Nicola McGarrity

    Jessie Blackbourn is a research fellow at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies at the University of Oxford, UK.Deniz Kayis is currently the Associate for Chief Justice Allsop AO of the Federal Court of Australia.Nicola McGarrity is a senior lecturer and the Director of the Terrorism Law Reform…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Access to Justice and Human Security: Cultural Contradictions in Rural South Africa book cover

    Access to Justice and Human Security

    Cultural Contradictions in Rural South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Sindiso Mnisi Weeks

    For most people in rural South Africa, traditional justice mechanisms provide the only feasible means of accessing any form of justice. These mechanisms are popularly associated with restorative justice, reconciliation and harmony in rural communities. Yet, this ethnographic study grounded in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Comparative Consumer Sales Law book cover

    Comparative Consumer Sales Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Geraint Howells, Christian Twigg-Flesner, Hans-W. Micklitz, Chen Lei

    For many years, legislators around the world have responded to the particular needs of consumers by introducing dedicated rules for consumer sales contracts. In the European Union, a significant push came through the adoption of the Consumer Sales Directive (99/44/EC). Elsewhere in the world,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Psychology and Law in Europe: When West Meets East book cover

    Psychology and Law in Europe

    When West Meets East, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pär-Anders Granhag, Ray Bull, Alla Shaboltas, Elena Dozortseva

    Offering carefully curated articles from the European Association of Psychology and Law (EAPL), this book features chapters from a truly international group of scholars. This text is the first of its kind to offer insights into current developments in psychology and law in Russia. The field of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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