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  • Commercial Expectations and Cooperation in Symbiotic Contracts: A Legal and Empirical Analysis book cover

    Commercial Expectations and Cooperation in Symbiotic Contracts

    A Legal and Empirical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Charles Haward Soper

    Exploring the role played by cooperation in the law and management of modern, complex contracts, this book contrasts an in-depth review of case law with a large-scale empirical study of the views of commercial actors responsible for the outcomes of these contracts. The possibility of aligning…

    Hardback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge

  • Housing and Financial Stability: Mortgage Lending and Macroprudential Policy in the UK and US book cover

    Housing and Financial Stability

    Mortgage Lending and Macroprudential Policy in the UK and US, 1st Edition

    By Alan Brener

    This book brings together politics, law, financial services regulation, economics and housing policy in the analysis of mortgage lending and macroprudential policy in the UK and US. The book addresses the relationship between housing policy, credit and financial instability in light of the recent…

    Hardback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Gender, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law: A critique of the 'principle of distinction' book cover

    Gender, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law

    A critique of the 'principle of distinction', 1st Edition

    By Orly Maya Stern

    This book conducts a gendered critique of the ‘principle of distinction’ in international humanitarian law (IHL), with a focus on recent conflicts in Africa. The ‘principle of distinction’ is core to IHL, and regulates who can and cannot be targeted in armed conflict. It states that civilians may…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Humanitarian Action

  • Corporate Takeover Law and Management Discipline book cover

    Corporate Takeover Law and Management Discipline

    1st Edition

    By Francis A Okanigbuan Jnr

    This book examines the effectiveness of corporate takeovers. The dominant ideologies of corporate takeovers include synergistic gains and its managerial disciplinary role. These dominant themes are being undermined by the challenges of costly acquisitions. The UK Takeover Code is a regulatory…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • People’s Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law: Searching for Justice book cover

    People’s Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law

    Searching for Justice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Regina Menachery Paulose

    People’s Tribunals are independent, peaceful, grassroots movements, created by members of civil society, to address impunity that is associated with ongoing or past atrocities. As such, they offer society an alternative history and create a space for healing and reconciliation to take place that…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Crime, Bodies and Space: Towards an Ethical Approach to Urban Policies in the Information Age book cover

    Crime, Bodies and Space

    Towards an Ethical Approach to Urban Policies in the Information Age, 1st Edition

    By Miriam Tedeschi

    With cities increasingly following rigid rules for designing out crime and producing spaces under surveillance, this book asks how information shapes bodies, space, and, ultimately, policymaking. In recent years, public spaces have changed in Western countries, with the urban realm becoming an…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • 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

  • 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

  • Legal Challenges to the Far-Right: Lessons from England and Wales book cover

    Legal Challenges to the Far-Right

    Lessons from England and Wales, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Alkiviadou

    The work considers the international and European obligations of the UK in the realm of challenging the far-right and assesses the extent to which it adheres to them. It looks at the role of criminal law in tackling hate speech and hate crime and assesses how English law deals with political…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

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