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  • Business, Human Rights and Transitional Justice book cover

    Business, Human Rights and Transitional Justice

    1st Edition

    By Irene Pietropaoli

    This book considers the efficacy of transitional justice mechanisms in response to corporate human rights abuses. Corporations and other business enterprises often operate in countries affected by conflict or repressive regimes. As such, they may become involved in human rights violations and…

    Hardback – 2020-05-13 
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • The Future of the Law of Contract book cover

    The Future of the Law of Contract

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Furmston

    The Future of the Law of Contract brings together an impressive collection of essays on contract law. Taking a comparative approach, the aim of the book is to address how the law of contract will develop over the next twenty-five years, as well as considering the ways in which changes to the way…

    Hardback – 2020-05-08 
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Markets and the Law

  • Corporate Law and the Theory of the Firm: Reconstructing Corporations, Shareholders, Directors, Owners, and Investors book cover

    Corporate Law and the Theory of the Firm

    Reconstructing Corporations, Shareholders, Directors, Owners, and Investors, 1st Edition

    By Wm. Dennis Huber

    Dozens of judicial opinions have held that shareholders own corporations, that directors are agents of shareholders, and even that directors are trustees of shareholders’ property. Yet, until now, it has never been proven. These doctrines rest on unsubstantiated assumptions. In this book the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-08 
    Routledge
    The Economics of Legal Relationships

  • Fictional Discourse and the Law book cover

    Fictional Discourse and the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans J. Lind

    Drawing on insights from literary theory and analytical philosophy, this book analyzes the intersection of law and literature from the distinct and unique perspective of fictional discourse.  Pursuing an empirical approach, and using examples that range from Charles Dickens’ law reports to the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-07 
    Routledge

  • The Regulation of Cosmetic Procedures: Legal, Ethical and Practical Challenges book cover

    The Regulation of Cosmetic Procedures

    Legal, Ethical and Practical Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Melanie Latham, Jean Mchale

    This book examines the ethical and regulatory debates surrounding the rise of the cosmetic procedures industry. In the past, cosmetic procedures were often seen as limited to a small number of wealthy older women. Today, such procedures have gone mainstream, partly facilitated by the rise of "…

    Hardback – 2020-05-05 
    Routledge

  • International Investment Law and Gender Equality: Stabilization Clauses and Foreign Investment book cover

    International Investment Law and Gender Equality

    Stabilization Clauses and Foreign Investment, 1st Edition

    By Sangwani Patrick Ng’ambi, Kangwa-Musole George Chisanga

      This book analyses the impact that stabilization clauses have on the development of human rights and gender laws in resource rich nations. Given the fact that stabilization clauses freeze the law for as long as the contract subsists there has been debate on the negative impact stabilization…

    Hardback – 2020-05-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Analytical Criminology: Integrating Explanations of Crime and Deviant Behavior book cover

    Analytical Criminology

    Integrating Explanations of Crime and Deviant Behavior, 1st Edition

    By Karl-Dieter Opp

    There are more than twenty theories that explain crime. Each theory has weaknesses, and no scholar knows which theory is best. To remedy this unsatisfactory situation a new research program of comparative theory testing is proposed. Comparing the theories with each other has not yet been successful…

    Hardback – 2020-05-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • Kant, Global Politics and Cosmopolitan Law: The World Republic as a Regulative Idea of Reason book cover

    Kant, Global Politics and Cosmopolitan Law

    The World Republic as a Regulative Idea of Reason, 1st Edition

    By Claudio Corradetti

    Why is there so much attention on Kant’s global politics in present day law and philosophy? This book argues that to understand the complexities of our current legal-institutional arrangements, we first need an insight into Kant’s global politics, and highlights the potential fruitfulness of Kant’s…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Labour Law and the Gig Economy: Challenges posed by the digitalisation of labour processes book cover

    Labour Law and the Gig Economy

    Challenges posed by the digitalisation of labour processes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jo Carby-Hall, Lourdes Mella Méndez

    This international book analyses the impact of digitisation in labour markets, on labour relationships and also on labour processes.The rapid progress of modern disruptive technologies and AIs and their multiple applications to each phase of the labour production system, are changing the production…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • International Conservation Law: The Protection of Plants in Theory and Practice book cover

    International Conservation Law

    The Protection of Plants in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Robert Amos

    Through a combination of theoretical and empirical approaches, this book explores the role of international environmental law in protecting and conserving plants. Underpinning every ecosystem on the planet, plants provide the most basic requirements: food, shelter and clear air. Yet the world’s…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Female Capital Punishment: From the Gallows to Unofficial Abolition in Connecticut book cover

    Female Capital Punishment

    From the Gallows to Unofficial Abolition in Connecticut, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence B Goodheart

    This book systematically investigates the capital punishment of girls and women in one jurisdiction in the United States during nearly four centuries. Using Connecticut as an essential case study, due toits long history as a colony and a state, this study is the first of its kind not only for New…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • UN Territorial Administration and Human Rights: The Mission in Kosovo book cover

    UN Territorial Administration and Human Rights

    The Mission in Kosovo, 1st Edition

    By Gjylbehare Bella Murati

    This book offers an original and insightful analysis of the human rights inadequacies that arise in the practice of UN territorial administration. By analysing and assessing the practice of UNMIK, this book offers original and insightful analysis of the human rights shortcomings that arise in the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-27 
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

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