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  • Shipbreaking in Developing Countries: A Requiem for Environmental Justice from the Perspective of Bangladesh book cover

    Shipbreaking in Developing Countries

    A Requiem for Environmental Justice from the Perspective of Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Md Saiful Karim

    This book explores the process of shipbreaking in developing countries, with a particular focus on Bangladesh. In the past, shipbreaking (the disposal of obsolete ships) was a very common industrial activity in many developed countries. However, due to stringent domestic environmental and labour…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • International Natural Resources Law, Investment and Sustainability book cover

    International Natural Resources Law, Investment and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shawkat Alam, Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan, Jona Razzaque

    International Natural Resources Law, Investment and Sustainability provides a clear and concise insight into the relationship between the institutions that govern foreign investment, sustainable development and the rules and regulations that administer natural resources. In this book, several…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Space Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Space Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ram Jakhu, Paul Stephen Dempsey

    This handbook is a reference work providing a comprehensive, objective and comparative overview of Space Law.The global space economy reached $330 billion in 2015, with a growth rate of 9 per cent vis-à-vis the previous year. Consequently, Space Law is changing and expanding expeditiously,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Public Aviation Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Public Aviation Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Stephen Dempsey, Ram Jakhu

    The Routledge Handbook of Public Aviation Law is the first book to incorporate a comprehensive analysis of Public Aviation Law – principally international, but also domestic law in a comparative context – in a single volume.International Law is pervasive in Aviation Law, and is incorporated into a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Quasi-state Entities and International Criminal Justice: Legitimising Narratives and Counter-Narratives book cover

    Quasi-state Entities and International Criminal Justice

    Legitimising Narratives and Counter-Narratives, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Dijxhoorn

    This book explores the intended and unintended impact of international criminal justice on the legitimacy of quasi-state entities (QSEs). In order to do so, the concept of ‘quasi-state entity’ is introduced to distinguish actors in statehood conflicts that aspire to statehood, and fulfil statehood…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Sovereignty, State Failure and Human Rights: Petty Despots and Exemplary Villains book cover

    Sovereignty, State Failure and Human Rights

    Petty Despots and Exemplary Villains, 1st Edition

    By Neil Englehart

    This book argues that the effectiveness of the state apparatus is one of the crucial variables determining human rights conditions, and that state weakness and failure is responsible for much of the human rights abuses we see today. Weak states are unable to control their own agents or to police…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Theorizing Digital Divides book cover

    Theorizing Digital Divides

    1st Edition

    Edited by Massimo Ragnedda, Glenn W. Muschert

    Although discussion of the digital divide is a relatively new phenomenon, social inequality is a deeply entrenched part of our current social world and is now reproduced in the digital sphere. Such inequalities have been described in multiple traditions of social thought and theoretical approaches.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Tax Havens and International Human Rights book cover

    Tax Havens and International Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Paul Beckett

    This book sails in uncharted waters. It takes a human rights-based approach to tax havens, and is a detailed analysis of structures and the laws that generate and support these. It makes plain the unscrupulous or merely indifferent ways in which, using tax havens, businesses and individuals…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Normality and Disability: Intersections among Norms, Law, and Culture book cover

    Normality and Disability

    Intersections among Norms, Law, and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerard Goggin, Linda Steele, Jessica Robyn Cadwallader

    Hotly contested, normality remains a powerful, complex category in contemporary law and culture. What is little realized are the ways in which disability underpins and shapes the operation of norms and the power dynamics of normalization. This pioneering collection explores the place of law in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Insurance Act 2015: A New Regime for Commercial and Marine Insurance Law book cover

    The Insurance Act 2015

    A New Regime for Commercial and Marine Insurance Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Clarke, Baris Soyer

    The Insurance Act 2015 represents the first major reform of English commercial insurance law for many years. Its impact will be felt not only in England, where it will greatly affect both maritime and commercial insurance practice, but also elsewhere where English law is the law of choice in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • The Bill of Lading: Holder Rights and Liabilities book cover

    The Bill of Lading

    Holder Rights and Liabilities, 1st Edition

    By Frank Stevens

    The carriage of goods by sea starts off with a contract of carriage, an essentially simple and straightforward contract between two parties, the shipper and the carrier. Very often, however, a bill of lading is issued and a third party appears on the scene: the holder of the bill of lading. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Law of Duress and Necessity: Crime, Tort, Contract book cover

    The Law of Duress and Necessity

    Crime, Tort, Contract, 1st Edition

    By Nathan Tamblyn

    The language of duress and necessity is found in crime, tort and contract. This book explores those pleas, in both case law and theory, across the subject boundaries, and across jurisdictions. In doing so, it seeks to identify the lessons which each area of law can learn from the others, and to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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