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  • Constitutional Acceleration within the European Union and Beyond book cover

    Constitutional Acceleration within the European Union and Beyond

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Blokker

    Modern constitutionalism as an idea and practice is facing great uncertainty in current times. Scholarly debates focus predominantly on constitutions beyond the state, while the predicament of domestic constitutionalism is much less considered. This volume contributes to a theoretically informed…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Anti-Terrorism Law and Foreign Terrorist Fighters book cover

    Anti-Terrorism Law and Foreign Terrorist Fighters

    1st Edition

    By Jessie Blackbourn, Deniz Kayis, Nicola McGarrity

    Jessie Blackbourn is a research fellow at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies at the University of Oxford, UK.Deniz Kayis is currently the Associate for Chief Justice Allsop AO of the Federal Court of Australia.Nicola McGarrity is a senior lecturer and the Director of the Terrorism Law Reform…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Collaborative Practice: An International Perspective book cover

    Collaborative Practice

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Connie Healy

    Collaborative practice is a new method of dispute resolution, used mainly in family law matters. By taking a non-adversarial approach, it challenges the strictly positivist view of the lawyer as ‘zealous advocate’ for the client. As such, it has received much criticism from the established Bar and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Access to Justice and Human Security: Cultural Contradictions in Rural South Africa book cover

    Access to Justice and Human Security

    Cultural Contradictions in Rural South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Sindiso Mnisi Weeks

    For most people in rural South Africa, traditional justice mechanisms provide the only feasible means of accessing any form of justice. These mechanisms are popularly associated with restorative justice, reconciliation and harmony in rural communities. Yet, this ethnographic study grounded in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Cultural Defences at the International Criminal Court book cover

    Cultural Defences at the International Criminal Court

    1st Edition

    By Noelle Higgins

    Cultural defences, i.e. claims that certain aspects of a defendant’s cultural background should be taken into consideration by courts when adjudicating on their guilt or innocence, have been raised before domestic courts in a variety of jurisdictions. This has been a very sensitive and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Claiming Citizenship Rights in Europe: Emerging Challenges and Political Agents book cover

    Claiming Citizenship Rights in Europe

    Emerging Challenges and Political Agents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniele Archibugi, Ali Emre Benli

    While the European integration project is facing new challenges, abandonments and criticism, it is often forgotten that there are powerful legal instruments that allow citizens to protect and extend their rights. These instruments and the actions taken to activate them are often overlooked and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • An International Legal Framework for Geoengineering: Managing the Risks of an Emerging Technology book cover

    An International Legal Framework for Geoengineering

    Managing the Risks of an Emerging Technology, 1st Edition

    By Haomiao Du

    Geoengineering provides new possibilities for humans to deal with dangerous climate change and its effects but at the same time creates new risks to the planet. This book responds to the challenges geoengineering poses to International Law by identifying and developing the rules and principles that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Environmental Mediation: An International Survey book cover

    Environmental Mediation

    An International Survey, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Choquette, Véronique Fraser

    Environmental mediation continues to develop and evolve in different jurisdictions across the world in order to prevent potential environmental conflicts or to resolve the conflicts while avoiding the inherent drawbacks of an adjudicated solution. This book takes a comparative approach to explore…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Corporate Manslaughter in the Maritime and Aviation Industries book cover

    Corporate Manslaughter in the Maritime and Aviation Industries

    1st Edition

    By Simon Daniels

    This book provides expert analysis of the application of the evolving law in Corporate Manslaughter as it relates to the Maritime and Aviation industries. It will prove to be a useful tool for practitioners and students in this specialised area, as well as those working in the maritime and aviation…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • Lie Detection and the Law: Torture, Technology and Truth book cover

    Lie Detection and the Law

    Torture, Technology and Truth, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Balmer

    This book develops a sociological account of lie detection practices and uses this to think about lying more generally. Bringing together insights from sociology, social history, socio-legal studies and science and technology studies (STS), it explores how torture and technology have been used to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • International Biolaw and Shared Ethical Principles: The Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights book cover

    International Biolaw and Shared Ethical Principles

    The Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cinzia Caporale, Ilja Richard Pavone

    The Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights, 2005, marked a significant step towards the recognition of universal standards in the field of science and medicine. This book provides an overview of the ethical and legal developments which have occurred in the field of bioethics and human…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Comparative Consumer Sales Law book cover

    Comparative Consumer Sales Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Geraint Howells, Christian Twigg-Flesner, Hans-W. Micklitz, Chen Lei

    For many years, legislators around the world have responded to the particular needs of consumers by introducing dedicated rules for consumer sales contracts. In the European Union, a significant push came through the adoption of the Consumer Sales Directive (99/44/EC). Elsewhere in the world,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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