Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties Products

  • The Internet and Constitutional Law

    The protection of fundamental rights and constitutional adjudication in Europe

    Edited by Oreste Pollicino, Graziella Romeo

    This book analyses emerging constitutional principles addressing the regulation of the internet at both the national and the supranational level. These principles have arisen from cases involving the protection of fundamental rights. This is the reason why the book explores the topic thorough the…

    Hardback – 2016-01-15 
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Women's Rights and Religious Law

    Domestic and International Perspectives

    Edited by Fareda Banda, Lisa Fishbayn Joffe

    The three Abrahamic faiths have dominated religious conversations for millennia but the relations between state and religion are in a constant state of flux. This relationship may be configured in a number of ways. Religious norms may be enforced by the state as part of a regime of personal law or,…

    Hardback – 2016-01-14 
    Law and Religion

  • Confronting Land and Property Problems for Peace

    Edited by Shinichi Takeuchi

    This collection clarifies the background of land and property problems in conflict-affected settings, and explores appropriate policy measures for peace-building. While land and property problems exist in any society, they can be particularly exacerbated in conflict-affected settings –…

    Paperback – 2016-01-06 
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Transitional Justice and the Arab Spring

    Edited by Kirsten J. Fisher, Robert Stewart

    This book presents a varied and critical picture of how the Arab Spring demands a re-examination and re-conceptualization of issues of transitional justice. It demonstrates how unique features of this wave of revolutions and popular protests that have swept the Arab world since December 2010 give…

    Paperback – 2016-01-01 
    Transitional Justice

  • Mediating Human Rights

    Media, Culture and Human Rights Law

    By Lieve Gies

    Drawing on social-legal, cultural and media theory, this book is one of the first to examine the media politics of human rights. It examines how the media construct the story of human rights, investigating what lies behind the apparent media hostility to human rights and what has become of the…

    Paperback – 2016-01-01 

  • Human Rights and the Politics of Knowledge

    By Joanne Coysh

    Around the world there are a myriad of NGOs using human rights education (HRE) as a tool of community empowerment with the firm belief that it will help people improve their lives. One way of understanding these processes is that they translate universal human rights speak using messages and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-31 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Legal Accountability and Britain's Wars 2000-2014

    By Peter Rowe

    This book discusses the manner in which Britain’s wars, which occurred between 2000 and 2014, impacted upon international law and English law. It will discuss how judges and lawyers have approached and decided the significant legal issues which were involved. It will also consider the extent to…

    Hardback – 2015-12-31 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Essays on Human Rights

    In Honour of Professor Sir Nigel Rodley and Professor Kevin Boyle

    Edited by Geoff Gilbert, Francoise Hampson

    The Delivery of Human Rights reflects on two overlapping issues in international human rights law: how can existing norms be better implemented and effected, and how can other branches of international law or other international actors be used so as to provide an improved delivery of those norms.…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

  • Prosecuting Juvenile Piracy Suspects

    The International Legal Framework

    By Milena Sterio

    Duncan Gaswaga, a former judge of the Seychelles Supreme Court who has presided over numerous piracy trials, asked the following question: "What is a judge to do when a bearded piracy suspect facing justice asserts that he is fourteen?" This book addresses this important question by focusing on the…

    Hardback – 2015-12-20 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Human Rights and Development in International Law

    By Tahmina Karimova

    This book addresses the legal issues raised by the interaction between human rights and development in contemporary international law. In particular, it charts the parameters of international law that states have to take into account in order to protect human rights in the process of development.…

    Hardback – 2015-12-20 
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Transitional Justice

    Edited by Kieran Mcevoy, Louise Mallinder

    Scholars and practitioners working in ‘transitional justice’ are concerned with remedies of accountability and redress in the aftermath of conflict and state repression. Transitional justice, it is argued, provides recognition of the rights of victims, promotes civic trust, and strengthens the…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15 
    Critical Concepts in Law

  • Litigating Transnational Human Rights Obligations

    Alternative Judgments

    Edited by Mark Gibney, Wouter Vandenhole

    Human rights have traditionally been framed in a vertical perspective with the duties of States confined to their own citizens or residents. Obligations beyond this territorial space have been viewed as either being absent or minimalistic at best. However, the territorial paradigm has now been…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

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