Human Rights Law & Civil Liberties Products

  • The Law in War

    A Concise Overview

    By Geoffrey Corn, Ken Watkin, Jamie Williamson

    This book provides a comprehensive yet concise overview of key issues related to the regulation of armed hostilities between states and between states and non-state groups. Coverage begins with the legal authority related to a nation’s decision to resort to military force, and then progresses…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 

  • Rights to a Green Future? (Open Access)

    Uncertainty and Intergenerational Human Rights

    Edited by Gerhard Bos, Naomi van Steenbergen, Marcus Düwell

    Do we have an obligation to live sustainably in order to preserve the natural world for future generations? This book explores ecological sustainability as a human rights issue and examines what our long-term responsibilities might be. This interdisciplinary collection of chapters provides a basis…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • International Organizations and The Law

    By Alexandra Harrington

    Delving into the law and meaning of international organizations, this book provides not only information on the laws relating to international organizations and involved in their undertakings but also the ways in which specific international organizations function and how these functions coexist or…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 

  • Law, Religion, and Freedom

    Conceptualizing a Common Right

    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 – 2018-05-31 
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Comparative Urban Law

    Global Perspectives on Race and Governance

    Edited by Nestor Davidson, Gilberto Vargas

    This volume tackles the underexplored and evolving role of local governments on issues of race and governance from a comparative perspective. The contributors raise pressing questions about the implications of this evolution, from how cities effect conceptions of social and property rights to how…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Juris Diversitas

  • Human Rights Law and Regulating Freedom of Expression in New Media

    Lessons from Nordic Approaches

    Edited by Mart Susi, Jukka Viljanen, Eiríkur Jónsson, Artūrs Kučs

    The Nordic countries are well known globally by their high human rights standards and at the same time a high degree of internet freedom. This edited collection reveals how the Nordic countries have succeeded in the task of protecting freedom of expression the new media. It contains an overview of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference

    Edited by W. Cole Durham Jr., Donlu Thayer

    Religion, Pluralism, and Reconciling Difference brings together vital and thoughtful contributions treating aspects of mounting worldwide tensions concerning the relationship between religious diversity and social harmony. Religious pluralism can contribute to tensions in employment, media coverage…

    Hardback – 2018-05-28 
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • State Interest and the Sources of International Law

    Doctrine, Morality, and Non-Treaty Law

    By Markus Beham

    This book addresses the disparity between positive non-treaty law and its scholarly assessment in the area of moral concepts, understood as altruistic, as opposed to reciprocal legal obligations. It shows how scholars are generously willing to assert the existence of a rule of international law,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-22 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Civil Liability in Criminal Justice

    7th Edition

    By Darrell L. Ross

    The increasing litigation against criminal justice practitioners in the United States poses a significant problem for law enforcement and other personnel. Law enforcement and corrections professionals need to have a working knowledge of both criminal law and the civil law process to ensure that…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16 

  • Economic Woman in the Age of Capital

    Gendering Economic Inequality

    By Frances Raday

    Thomas Piketty recently explored the global impact of spiralling inequality in his book Capital in the Twenty-First Century. This new book aims to address a key area not covered by Piketty: the gender impact of inequality in patrimonial capitalism. Global shifts in the gender distribution of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Religious Freedom and the Law

    Emerging contexts for freedom for and from Religion

    Edited by Brett Scharffs, Asher Maoz, Ashley Wooley

    This volume presents a timely analysis of some of the current controversies relating to freedom for religion and freedom from religion that have dominated headlines worldwide. The collection trains the lens closely on select issues and contexts to provide detailed snapshots of the ways in which…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Policing Transnational Crime

    Law Enforcement of Criminal Flows

    Edited by Saskia Hufnagel, Anton Moiseienko

    As the threats posed by organised crime and terrorism persist, law enforcement authorities remain under pressure to suppress the movement, or flows, of people and objects that are deemed dangerous. This collection provides a broad overview of the challenges and trends of the policing of flows. How…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Transnational Criminal Justice

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