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  • 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 – 2019-12-12

  • 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 – 2019-12-12

  • 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 – 2019-12-12

  • 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 – 2019-12-12

  • 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 – 2019-12-12

  • 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 – 2019-12-12
    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 – 2019-12-12

  • 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 – 2019-12-12

  • Freedom from Religion and Human Rights Law: Strengthening the Right to Freedom of Religion and Belief for Non-Religious and Atheist Rights-Holders book cover

    Freedom from Religion and Human Rights Law

    Strengthening the Right to Freedom of Religion and Belief for Non-Religious and Atheist Rights-Holders, 1st Edition

    By Marika McAdam

    Although human rights belong to all persons on the basis of their humanity, this book demonstrates that in the practice of international human rights law, the freedom to be non-religious or atheist does not receive the same protection as the freedom to be religious. Despite the claimed universality…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Biodiversity: Law, Policy and Governance book cover


    Law, Policy and Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Usha Tandon, Mohan Parasaran, Sidharth Luthra

    Conservation of biodiversity is a fundamental concern towards securing a sustainable future. This volume argues that despite various domestic and international policies and legal frameworks on biodiversity conservation — be it forest, wildlife, marine, coastal, etc. — their implementation suffers…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge India

  • Environmental Governance of Invasive Species: An EU Perspective book cover

    Environmental Governance of Invasive Species

    An EU Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Donato Gualtieri

    The consequences of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species in non-native ecosystems is an area of growing interest for  international policymakers and regulators. Globalisation has increased the rate and magnitude of biological invasions, resulting in huge environmental, economic and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Law and International Religious Freedom: The Rise and Decline of the American Model book cover

    Law and International Religious Freedom

    The Rise and Decline of the American Model, 1st Edition

    By Pasquale Annicchino

    This book analyzes the promotion and protection of freedom of religion in the international arena with a particular focus on the role and influence of the US International Religious Freedom Act, 1998. It also investigates the impact of the IRFA on the legislation and policies of third countries and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

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