Law: Socio-Legal Studies - International Law & Politics

  • Families of the Missing: A Test for Contemporary Approaches to Transitional Justice book cover

    Families of the Missing

    A Test for Contemporary Approaches to Transitional Justice, 1st Edition

    By Simon Robins

    Families of the Missing interrogates the current practice of transitional justice from the viewpoint of the families of those disappeared and missing as a result of conflict and political violence. Studying the needs of families of the missing in two contexts, Nepal and Timor-Leste, the practice of…

    Hardback – 2013-05-16
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Social Movements, Law and the Politics of Land Reform: Lessons from Brazil book cover

    Social Movements, Law and the Politics of Land Reform

    Lessons from Brazil, 1st Edition

    By George Meszaros

    Social Movements, Law and the Politics of Land Reform investigates how rural social movements are struggling for land reform against the background of ambitious but unfulfilled constitutional promises evident in much of the developing world.  Taking Brazil as an example, it unpicks the…

    Hardback – 2013-04-18
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Law, Development and Globalization

  • Law, Rights and Ideology in Russia: Landmarks in the Destiny of a Great Power book cover

    Law, Rights and Ideology in Russia

    Landmarks in the Destiny of a Great Power, 1st Edition

    By Bill Bowring

    Law, Rights and Ideology in Russia: Landmarks in the destiny of a great power brings into sharp focus several key episodes in Russia’s vividly ideological engagement with law and rights. Drawing on 30 years of experience of consultancy and teaching in many regions of Russia and on library research…

    Hardback – 2013-04-05
    Routledge

  • State Violence and the Execution of Law: Biopolitcal Caesurae of Torture, Black Sites, Drones book cover

    State Violence and the Execution of Law

    Biopolitcal Caesurae of Torture, Black Sites, Drones, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Pugliese

    State Violence and the Execution of Law stages a provocative analysis of how the biopolitical divide between human and animal has played a fundamental role in enabling state violence, including torture, secret imprisonment and killing-at-a-distance via drones. Analyzing the complex ways in which…

    Hardback – 2013-03-07
    Routledge
    Law and the Postcolonial

  • Identity, Reconciliation and Transitional Justice: Overcoming Intractability in Divided Societies book cover

    Identity, Reconciliation and Transitional Justice

    Overcoming Intractability in Divided Societies, 1st Edition

    By Nevin T. Aiken

    Building upon an interdisciplinary synthesis of recent literature from the fields of transitional justice and conflict transformation, this book introduces a groundbreaking theoretical framework that highlights the critical importance of identity in the relationship between transitional justice and…

    Hardback – 2013-01-16
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Legislatures of Small States: A Comparative Study book cover

    Legislatures of Small States

    A Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas D J Baldwin

    This book provides a comparative study of the legislatures of small nations, states and territories, to explore the extent to which size is a factor in how they function and fulfil the roles and responsibility of a legislature. Though the physical nature and environment of states is a neglected…

    Hardback – 2012-12-06
    Routledge
    Library of Legislative Studies

  • Socio-Legal Approaches to International Economic Law: Text, Context, Subtext book cover

    Socio-Legal Approaches to International Economic Law

    Text, Context, Subtext, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda Perry-Kessaris

    This collection explores the analytical, empirical and normative components that distinguish socio-legal approaches to international economic law both from each other, and from other approaches. It pays particular attention to the substantive focus (what) of socio-legal approaches, noting that they…

    Hardback – 2012-12-05
    Routledge

  • The Ends of History: Questioning the Stakes of Historical Reason book cover

    The Ends of History

    Questioning the Stakes of Historical Reason, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Swiffen, Joshua Nichols

    Over two decades ago we were confronted by the end of the Soviet Union and collapse of the geo-political divisions that had defined much of the twentieth century. From this particular end, the ‘end of history’was proclaimed. But is it still possible to argue that liberal democracy and free market…

    Hardback – 2012-11-23
    Routledge

  • Britain's Hidden Role in the Rwandan Genocide: The Cat's Paw book cover

    Britain's Hidden Role in the Rwandan Genocide

    The Cat's Paw, 1st Edition

    By Hazel Cameron

    Britain’s Hidden Role in the Rwandan Genocide examines the role of the United Kingdom as a global elite bystander to the crime of genocide, and its complicity, in violation of international criminal laws during the Rwandan genocide of 1994. As prevailing accounts confine themselves to the role and…

    Hardback – 2012-11-20
    Routledge

  • Women and Transitional Justice: The Experience of Women as Participants book cover

    Women and Transitional Justice

    The Experience of Women as Participants, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Yarwood

    This book discusses the evolving principle of transitional justice in public international law and international relations from the female perspective at a time when the concept is increasingly recognised by the international community as an effective framework in which to negotiate and manage a…

    Hardback – 2012-11-20
    Routledge

  • Gender Justice and Legal Pluralities: Latin American and African Perspectives book cover

    Gender Justice and Legal Pluralities

    Latin American and African Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Sieder, John Andrew McNeish

    Gender Justice and Legal Pluralities: Latin American and African Perspectives examines the relationship between legal pluralities and the prospects for greater gender justice in developing countries. Rather than asking whether legal pluralities are ‘good’ or ‘bad’ for women, the starting point of…

    Hardback – 2012-11-08
    Routledge
    Law, Development and Globalization

  • Between Indigenous and Settler Governance book cover

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Ford, Tim Rowse

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance addresses the history, current development and future of Indigenous self-governance in four settler-colonial nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. Bringing together emerging scholars and leaders in the field of indigenous law and…

    Hardback – 2012-10-26
    Routledge

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