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  • The Effectiveness of the UN Human Rights System: Reform and the Judicialisation of Human Rights book cover

    The Effectiveness of the UN Human Rights System

    Reform and the Judicialisation of Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Surya P. Subedi, OBE, QC (Hon)

    The UN human rights agenda has reached the mature age of 70 years and many UN mechanisms created to implement this agenda are themselves in their middle-age, yet human rights violations are still a daily occurrence around the globe. The scorecard of the UN human rights mechanisms appears impressive…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • 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 – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • The U.S. Supreme Court and Contemporary Constitutional Law: The Obama Era and Its Legacy book cover

    The U.S. Supreme Court and Contemporary Constitutional Law

    The Obama Era and Its Legacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna-Bettina Kaiser, Niels Petersen, Johannes Saurer

    This book analyzes developments in the jurisprudence of the US Supreme Court in the Obama era. It follows three main threads. First, it seeks to describe and characterize the Supreme Court’s jurisprudence in this period. Second, it assesses factors influencing developments in the jurisprudence.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • The Resolution of Sovereign Debt Crises: Instruments, Inefficiencies and Options for the Way Forward book cover

    The Resolution of Sovereign Debt Crises

    Instruments, Inefficiencies and Options for the Way Forward, 1st Edition

    By Jeannette Abel

    The insolvency of states is by no means a rare or new phenomenon. Despite this, it still seems to be widely felt that states do not go bankrupt. As of yet, there are no regulated insolvency proceedings for states. This book examines the current mechanisms for solving sovereign debt crises. It…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment PBD book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment PBD

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert M. Bohm, Gavin Lee

    Capital punishment is one of the more controversial subjects in the social sciences, especially in criminal justice and criminology. Over the last decade or so, the United States has experienced a significant decline in the number of death sentences and executions. Since 2007, eight states have…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Protecting Traditional Knowledge: The WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore book cover

    Protecting Traditional Knowledge

    The WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel F. Robinson, Ahmed Abdel-Latif, Pedro Roffe

    This is the first comprehensive review of the Intergovernmental Committee (IGC) of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) established in 2000. It provides an in-depth consideration of the key thematic areas within WIPO discussions – genetic resources (GRs), traditional knowledge (TK)…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Maritime Clusters and the Ocean Economy: An Integrated Approach to Managing Coastal and Marine Space book cover

    Maritime Clusters and the Ocean Economy

    An Integrated Approach to Managing Coastal and Marine Space, 1st Edition

    By Peter B. Myles

    Over the last decade the concept of clustering has become a central idea for analyzing the competitiveness of nations, industries and firms. This book shows how the cluster concept can be usefully applied to the study of maritime activities.  Such activities, including shipping,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Peasants Negotiating a Global Policy Space: La Vía Campesina in the Committee on World Food Security book cover

    Peasants Negotiating a Global Policy Space

    La Vía Campesina in the Committee on World Food Security, 1st Edition

    By Ingeborg Gaarde

    Being the public voice of over 180 member organisations across nearly 90 countries, La Vía Campesina, the global peasant movement, has planted itself firmly on the international scene. This book explores the internationalisation of the movement, with a specific focus on the engagement of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict: The governance of mineral and gas resource development book cover

    Environmental Justice and Land Use Conflict

    The governance of mineral and gas resource development, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Kennedy

    Conflict over the extraction of coal and gas resources has rapidly escalated in communities throughout the world. Using an environmental justice lens, this multidisciplinary book explores cases of land use conflict through the lived experiences of communities grappling with such disputes. Drawing…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Blockchain Technology and the Law: Opportunities and Risks book cover

    Blockchain Technology and the Law

    Opportunities and Risks, 1st Edition

    By Muharem Kianieff

    Blockchain Technology and the Law: Opportunities and Risks is one of the first texts to offer a critical analysis of Blockchain and the legal and economic challenges faced by this new technology. This book will offer those who are unfamiliar with Blockchain an introduction as to how the technology…

    Hardback – 2019-04-11
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Contemporary Commercial Law

  • Other People's Country: Law, Water and Entitlement in Settler Colonial Sites book cover

    Other People's Country

    Law, Water and Entitlement in Settler Colonial Sites, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Neale, Stephen Turner

    Other People’s Country thinks through the entangled objects of law – legislation, policies, institutions, treaties and so on – that ‘govern’ waters and that make bodies of water ‘lawful’ within settler colonial sites today. Informed by the theoretical interventions of cosmopolitics and political…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11
    Routledge

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