Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties Products

  • Regulating Sex After Aids

    Queer Risks and Contagion Politics, 1st Edition

    By Neil Cobb

    This book sheds new light on the complex relationship between criminal liability, sexuality and public health in the era of Aids. It analyses, in particular, the role of public health arguments, and the language of ‘sexual rights’, in legal struggles aimed at decriminalising certain forms of ‘risky…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Law, Place and Maps

    Balancing Protection and Exclusion, 1st Edition

    By Antonia Layard

    Law, Place & Maps: Balancing Protection and Exclusion analyse law’s distinctively normative contribution to place-making. In an original, cross-disciplinary, analysis drawing on scholarship in law, geography, philosophy and politics, Antonia Layard considers how, both formally and formally, law…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • The Radical Philosophy of Rights

    1st Edition

    By Costas Douzinas

      After 1989, human rights have expanded into a vernacular touching every aspect of social life. They are seen as the key concept in morals and politics and a main tool for forging individual and collective identities. They are the ideology after ‘the end of ideologies’ – the only values left after…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Parental Imprisonment and Children’s Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Donson, Aisling Parkes

    Children whose parents have been incarcerated are often referred to as "invisible victims of crime and the penal system". Whereas the criminal justice system and wider human rights discourse around imprisonment predominantly focuses on the prisoner, the human rights of children and family members…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Human Rights in South Asia

    Kashmir and the Policies of India and Pakistan, 1st Edition

    By Piotr Balcerowicz, Agnieszka Kuszewska

    The unresolved India-Pakistan conflict remains one of the major challenges in contemporary international relations. This book analyses the conflict between India and Pakistan. It examines the India–Pakistan complexity by focusing on the problems of human rights violations perpetrated by state and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • The Morality of Military Occupation

    1st Edition

    By Jason Hill

    This book presents an original and authoritative account of how and why the United States, with the help of its Western allies, under strictly defined principled conditions may be authorized to exercise temporary military occupation of certain countries in order to achieve geo-political global…

    Hardback – 2019-05-28 
    Routledge
    Justice, International Law and Global Security

  • Halfway to Freedom of Information

    The Legislative and Judicial Protection of the Right of Access to Information in China, 1st Edition

    By Yongxi Chen

    A right of access to information (ATI) was introduced to China in 2007, creating uncertain hopes that freedom of information may flourish in this party-state with ingrained traditions of secrecy. This book is the first comprehensive assessment of the law and enforcement relating to Chinese citizens…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Private Property is Ego

    Reflections on Property, Neoliberalism and Law, 1st Edition

    By Paul Babie

    Drawing on Badiou’s statement: ‘Property as ego", this book argues that the reality of neo-liberalism means that rather than seeing it as ego, we need to understand that private property is ego. The book is divided into three parts. Part I discusses the neo-liberal account of private property as a…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • Law, Religion, and Freedom

    Conceptualizing a Common Right, 1st Edition

    Edited by W. Cole Durham, Jr., Javier Martinez Torron, Donlu D Thayer

    This book examines conceptualizations of religious freedom in various dimensions. The collection brings together leading experts from law, religious studies, social anthropology, and international relations, who present different perspectives which query, define, and clarify aspects of this…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Torture and Human Rights Law in Northern Ireland

    1st Edition

    By Aoife Duffy

    This book presents a compelling and highly sophisticated politico-legal history of a particular security operation that resulted in one of the most high profile torture cases in the world. It reveals the extent to which the Ireland v. United judgment misrepresents the interrogation system that was…

    Hardback – 2019-05-04 
    Routledge

  • UN Territorial Administration and Human Rights

    The Mission in Kosovo, 1st Edition

    By Gjylbehare Bella Murati

    This book offers an original and insightful analysis of the human rights inadequacies that arise in the practice of UN territorial administration. By analysing and assessing the practice of UNMIK, this book offers original and insightful analysis of the human rights shortcomings that arise in the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • Reparation for Civilian Victims in Expeditionary Interventions

    Beyond the Current Frameworks of Ethics, Law, and International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Shunzo Majima, Minako Ichikawa Smart

    Civilian casualties in military operations involving major Western powers have started to attract public attention and debates. While the current ethical and legal frameworks, embodied in the Just War tradition (JWT) and International Humanitarian Law (IHL) respectively, prohibit direct attack on…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Military and Defence Ethics

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