• China, the UN and Human Rights: Implications for World Politics book cover

    China, the UN and Human Rights

    Implications for World Politics, 1st Edition

    By Christopher B Primiano

    Addressing the problem of reconciling China’s voting record in the UN on human rights and repressive policy at home, this book argues that domestic factors determine the way the Chinese government acts on wider human rights issues. China has a very active voting record in the United Nations…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Sustainability Governance and Hierarchy book cover

    Sustainability Governance and Hierarchy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philippe Hamman

    Sustainability Governance and Hierarchy provides a solid, theoretically and empirically grounded reflection on the concept of "sustainability governance". This idea has been growing in popularity in social science literature, as well as among decision-makers and governance actors, as it brings…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • A Global Corporate Trust for Agroecological Integrity: New Agriculture in a World of Legitimate Eco-states book cover

    A Global Corporate Trust for Agroecological Integrity

    New Agriculture in a World of Legitimate Eco-states, 1st Edition

    By John W. Head

    This book examines global environmental governance and how legal, institutional, and conceptual reform can facilitate a transformation to a new ‘natural-systems’ form of agriculture. Profound global climate disruption makes it essential that we replace our current agricultural system – described…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe: Order versus Justice book cover

    Politics of International Human Rights Law Promotion in Western Europe

    Order versus Justice, 1st Edition

    By Koldo Casla

    This book offers a critical reinterpretation of Western European States’ programmatic support for International Human Rights Law (IHRL) since the 1970s. It examines the systemic or structural constraints inherent to the international legal system and argues that order trumps justice in Western…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Rights

  • Human Rights, Digital Society and the Law: A Research Companion book cover

    Human Rights, Digital Society and the Law

    A Research Companion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mart Susi

    The Internet has created a formidable challenge for human rights law and practice worldwide. International scholarly and policy-oriented communities have so far established a consensus regarding only one main aspect – human rights in the internet are the same as offline. There are emerging and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Trust and Distrust in Digital Economies book cover

    Trust and Distrust in Digital Economies

    1st Edition

    By Philippa Ryan

    In digital economies, the Internet enables the "platformisation" of everything. Big technology companies and mobile apps are running mega marketplaces, supported by seamless online payments systems. This rapidly expanding ecosystem is fueled by data. Meanwhile, perceptions of the global financial…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Human Rights and the Digital Divide book cover

    Human Rights and the Digital Divide

    1st Edition

    By Anne Peacock

    The Internet’s importance for freedom of expression and other rights comes in part from the ability it bestows on users to create and share information, rather than just receive it. Within the context of existing freedom of expression guarantees, this book critically evaluates the goal of bridging…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • International Law and Revolution book cover

    International Law and Revolution

    1st Edition

    By Owen Taylor

    This book explores the historical inter-relations between international law and revolution, with a focus on how international anti-capitalist struggle plays out through law. The book approaches the topic by analysing the meaning of revolution and what revolutionary activity might look like, before…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Trade Unions and European Integration: A Question of Optimism and Pessimism? book cover

    Trade Unions and European Integration

    A Question of Optimism and Pessimism?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johannes M Kiess, Martin Seeliger

    Trade Unions and European Integration brings together pessimists and optimists on trade unionism under the contemporary pressures of European integration. The Great Recession has brought new attention to structural problems of the European integration process, specifically monetary integration…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Local Politics, Global Impacts: Steps to a Multi-disciplinary Analysis of Scales book cover

    Local Politics, Global Impacts

    Steps to a Multi-disciplinary Analysis of Scales, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olivier Charnoz, Virginie Diaz Pedregal

    Serving as a touchstone for a much-needed research program on social scales, this volume challenges disciplinary boundaries and brings into focus a paradoxical state of affairs in contemporary thought: the domain of local-global interactions has not yet been identified as an object of analysis in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Global Governance

  • Major Powers and Peacekeeping: Perspectives, Priorities and the Challenges of Military Intervention book cover

    Major Powers and Peacekeeping

    Perspectives, Priorities and the Challenges of Military Intervention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel E. Utley

    The problems of peacekeeping in Somalia, Rwanda and former Yugoslavia marked a turning point for major powers in international military peacekeeping. Major support for a more pro-active UN role in peacekeeping has not been forthcoming and where major power involvement is deemed vital, non-UN peace…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • A World Environment Organization: Solution or Threat for Effective International Environmental Governance? book cover

    A World Environment Organization

    Solution or Threat for Effective International Environmental Governance?, 1st Edition

    By Frank Biermann

    Edited by Steffen Bauer

    In recent years, the debate on the establishment of a new international agency on environmental protection - a 'World Environment Organization' - has gained substantial momentum. Several countries, including France and Germany, as well as a number of leading experts and senior international civil…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Global Environmental Governance

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