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  • Routledge Handbook of Religious Laws book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Religious Laws

    1st Edition

    Edited by Silvio Ferrari, Rossella Bottoni

    Much has been written on specific religious legal systems, yet substantial comparative studies that strive to compare systems, identifying their analogies and differences, have been relatively few. This absence undermines the capacity to understand religions and becomes particularly serious when…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Social Justice: Inter-disciplinary Inquiries From India book cover

    Social Justice

    Inter-disciplinary Inquiries From India, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. V. Cybil

    This book explores the political and philosophical underpinnings of exclusion and social injustice in India. It examines social movements, anti-caste uprisings, reformers like Ambedkar and Narayana Guru and writers like Foucault and Serres to establish a link between the political and social milieu…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge India

  • Regulating Private Military Companies: Conflicts of Law, History and Governance book cover

    Regulating Private Military Companies

    Conflicts of Law, History and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Katerina Galai

    This work examines the ability of existing and evolving PMC regulation to adequately control private force, and it challenges the capacity of international law to deliver accountability in the event of private military company (PMC) misconduct. From medieval to early modern history, private…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge

  • Economic Woman: Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital book cover

    Economic Woman

    Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital, 1st Edition

    By Frances Raday

    The author introduces the concept of economic woman and makes her visible in duality with and opposition to the exclusive model of economic man. Economic man has epitomized neo-liberal capitalism, which embraces competition and maximization of profit, resulting in a steep increase in economic…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Human Rights City: New York, San Francisco, Barcelona book cover

    The Human Rights City

    New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, 1st Edition

    By Michele Grigolo

    We are used to thinking of human rights as a matter for states to deal with. Much less investigated is the question of what cities do with them, even though urban communities and municipalities have been discussing human rights for quite some time. In this volume Grigolo borrows the concept of ‘the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Private Policing book cover

    Private Policing

    2nd Edition

    By Mark Button

    The second edition of Private Policing details the substantial involvement of private agents and organisations involved in policing beyond the public police. It develops a taxonomy of policing and explores in depth each of the main categories, examining the degree of privateness, amongst several…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting: Crossing Methodological Boundaries book cover

    Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting

    Crossing Methodological Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Łucja Biel, Jan Engberg, Rosario Martín Ruano, Vilelmini Sosoni

    The field of legal translation and interpreting has strongly expanded over recent years. As it has developed into an independent branch of Translation Studies, this book advocates for a substantiated discussion of methods and methodology, as well as knowledge about the variety of approaches…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • U.S. Freight Rail Economics and Policy: Are We on the Right Track? book cover

    U.S. Freight Rail Economics and Policy

    Are We on the Right Track?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey T. Macher, John W. Mayo

    The passage of the Staggers Rail Act in 1980 led brought a renaissance to the freight rail industry. In the decade following, economists documented the effects of the Act on a variety of important economic metrics including prices, costs, and productivity. Over the preceding years, and with the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Chinese Legal Culture and Constitutional Order book cover

    Chinese Legal Culture and Constitutional Order

    1st Edition

    By Shiping Hua

    This book examines China’s striving for a constitutional order in the 20th century from comparative, historical, and theoretical perspectives. Through a comprehensive study of six major constitutional reforms experienced by China in the last century, Shiping Hua explores pragmatism, instrumentalism…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Law

  • State Crime and Civil Activism: On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance book cover

    State Crime and Civil Activism

    On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Penny Green, Tony Ward

    State Crime and Civil Activism explores the work of non-government organisations (NGOs) challenging state violence and corruption in six countries – Colombia, Tunisia, Kenya, Turkey, Myanmar and Papua New Guinea. It discusses the motives and methods of activists, and how they document and criticise…

    Hardback – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • The Business of Human Rights: Best Practice and the UN Guiding Principles book cover

    The Business of Human Rights

    Best Practice and the UN Guiding Principles, 1st Edition

    By Alex Newton

    The spotlight of global scrutiny has shone particularly brightly on corporations’ adverse impacts on human rights in recent years. Corporations make up more than two-thirds of the world’s top economies today, and so rightly they are being called to account for their impacts on society and the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge

  • The Law and Politics of Inclusion: From Rights to Practices of Disidentification book cover

    The Law and Politics of Inclusion

    From Rights to Practices of Disidentification, 1st Edition

    By Valeria Venditti

    On the one hand, inclusion constitutes a powerful framework of political agency, as people can gain access to forms of recognition granting legal protection and social visibility. On the other hand, inclusion requires their adherence to fixed matrices incorporating specific and limited forms of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge

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