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  • Sexual Violence Against Older People book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Older People

    1st Edition

    By Hannah Bows

    Research on sexual violence has been a growing area of academic study since the 1970s. However, the focus of these efforts has centred on younger women, leaving older women largely ignored in research. This book presents data from the first UK study to examine the extent, nature and impacts of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • The Future of International Courts: Regional, Institutional and Procedural Challenges book cover

    The Future of International Courts

    Regional, Institutional and Procedural Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Avidan Kent, Nikos Skoutaris, Jamie Trinidad

    The end of World War II marked the beginning of a new golden era in international law. Treaties and international organisations proliferated at an unprecedented rate, and many courts and tribunals were established with a view to ensuring the smooth operation of this new universe of international…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Criminal Punishment and Human Rights: Convenient Morality book cover

    Criminal Punishment and Human Rights: Convenient Morality

    1st Edition

    By Adnan Sattar

    This book examines the relationship between international human rights discourse and the justifi cations for criminal punishment. Using interdisciplinary discourse analysis, it exposes certain paradoxes that underpin the ‘International Bill of Human Rights’, academic commentaries on human rights…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Enhancing Board Effectiveness: Institutional, Regulatory and Functional Perspectives for Developing and Emerging Markets book cover

    Enhancing Board Effectiveness

    Institutional, Regulatory and Functional Perspectives for Developing and Emerging Markets, 1st Edition

    Edited by Franklin N. Ngwu, Onyeka Osuji, Chris Ogbechie, David Williamson

    Enhancing Board Effectiveness seeks to examine the conceptualization and role of the board in a variety of contexts and articulate solutions for improving the effectiveness of the board, especially in developing and emerging markets. Enhancing Board Effectiveness with therefore address the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Corporate Governance

  • Corporate Liability for Insider Trading book cover

    Corporate Liability for Insider Trading

    1st Edition

    By Juliette Overland

    Corporate Liability for Insider Trading examines the reasons why there have been no successful criminal prosecutions, or successful contested civil proceedings, against corporations for insider trading, and analyses the various rationales for prohibiting insider trading. It reviews the insider…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge
    The Law of Financial Crime

  • The Application of Contracts in Developing Offshore Oil and Gas Projects book cover

    The Application of Contracts in Developing Offshore Oil and Gas Projects

    1st Edition

    By Philip Loots, Donald Charrett

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the key aspects and contracts involved in the process of developing oil and gas projects, with an emphasis on offshore developments. Project development in oil and gas carries with it numerous unique risks and challenges. By identifying and managing…

    Paperback – 2019-03-13
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing: Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes book cover

    Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing

    Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Rimonda Maroun

    While there is extensive research published concerning juvenile justice and sentencing, most of the research focuses on individual and extra-legal factors, such as age, race, and gender, with scant attention paid to the impact of macro-level factors. This book assesses how a specific contextual…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Juvenile Justice and Delinquency

  • Restorative and Responsive Human Services book cover

    Restorative and Responsive Human Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gale Burford, John Braithwaite, Valerie Braithwaite

    In Restorative and Responsive Human Services, Gale Burford, John Braithwaite, and Valerie Braithwaite bring together a distinguished collection providing rich lessons on how regulation in human services can proceed in empowering ways that heal and are respectful of human relationships and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge

  • Legal Protection of Private Equity Investors in China: Practice, Challenges and Reform book cover

    Legal Protection of Private Equity Investors in China

    Practice, Challenges and Reform, 1st Edition

    By Chi Zhang

    This monograph aims to provide an in-depth analysis of the legal protection of the private equity (PE) investors in China. In an academic sense, this research mainly focuses on the agency problems in the life cycle of PE investment under the business organization law system in China. Briefly…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • The Patentability of Software: Software as Mathematics book cover

    The Patentability of Software

    Software as Mathematics, 1st Edition

    By Anton Hughes

    This book explores the question of whether software should be patented. It analyses the ways in which the courts of the US, the EU, and Australia have attempted to deal with the problems surrounding the patentability of software and describes why it is that the software patent issue should be dealt…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Constitutional Law, Democracy and Development: Decentralisation and Governance in Uganda book cover

    Constitutional Law, Democracy and Development

    Decentralisation and Governance in Uganda, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Karekona Singiza

    Uganda, like many African countries in the 1990s, adopted decentralisation as a state reform measure after many years of civil strife and political conflicts, by transferring powers and functions to district councils. The decision to transfer powers and functions to district councils was, in the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11
    Routledge

  • Ends and Means in Policing book cover

    Ends and Means in Policing

    1st Edition

    By John Kleinig

    Policing is a highly pragmatic occupation. It is designed to achieve the important social ends of peacekeeping and public safety, and is empowered to do so using means that are ordinarily seen as problematic; that is, the use of force, deception, and invasions of privacy, along with considerable…

    Hardback – 2019-03-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Policing

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