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  • African Union Law

    The Emergence of a Sui Generis Legal Order

    By Olufemi Amao

    This book explores the emergence of African Union law as a legal order and its implications for existing order in the region. As an authoritive text on the development of AU law, the book covers such pertinent issues as legislative powers, competences, direct effect in AU law, subsidiarity,…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 

  • Children’s Rights Law in the Global Human Rights Landscape

    Isolation, inspiration, integration?

    Edited by Eva Brems, Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet

    Children’s rights law is often studied and perceived in isolation from the broader field of human rights law. This volume explores to the inter-relationship between children’s rights law and more general human rights law in order to see whether elements from each could successfully inform the other…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Collective Dimension of Freedom of Religion

    A Case Study on Turkey

    By Mine Yıldırım

    The right to freedom of religion or belief, as enshrined in international human rights documents, is unique in its formulation in that it provides protection for the enjoyment of the rights "in community with others". This book explores the notion of the collective dimension of freedom of religion…

    Hardback – 2017-01-23 
    Law and Religion

  • The Development of African Capital Markets

    A Legal and Institutional Approach

    By Boniface Chimpango

    Most capital markets that have been established in developing economies like Africa have struggled to make progress over two decades down the line. Development of African Capital Markets explores why these markets have remained underdeveloped and discusses a possible development theory that can be…

    Hardback – 2017-01-20 
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Neutrality in International Law

    From the Sixteenth Century to 1945

    By Kentaro Wani

    Neutrality is a legal relationship between a belligerent State and a State not participating in a war, namely a neutral State. The law of neutrality is a body of rules and principles that regulates the legal relations of neutrality. The law of neutrality obliges neutral States to treat all…

    Hardback – 2017-01-20 
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Challenging Territoriality in Human Rights Law

    Building Blocks for a Plural and Diverse Duty-Bearer Regime

    Edited by Wouter Vandenhole

    Human rights have traditionally been framed in a vertical perspective with the duties of States confined to their own citizens or residents. Interpretations of international human rights treaties tend either to ignore or downplay obligations beyond this ‘territorial space’. This edited volume…

    Paperback – 2017-01-14 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Right to Democracy in International Law

    Between Procedure, Substance and the Philosophy of John Rawls

    By Khalifa A Alfadhel

    This book explores the right to democracy in international law and contemporary democratic theory, asking whether international law encompasses a substantive or procedural understanding of the notion. The book considers whether there can be considered to be a basis for the right to democracy in…

    Hardback – 2017-01-13 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Diffusion of Law

    The Movement of Laws and Norms Around the World

    By Sue Farran, James Gallen, Christa Rautenbach

    In considering diffusion from a global perspective, this book provides timely new insights into its application in a variety of fields and at many levels of both legal and non-legal orderings. This collection contributes to the wider theoretical debate concerning the movement of law and legal…

    Paperback – 2017-01-13 
    Juris Diversitas

  • Surrogacy, Law and Human Rights

    By Paula Gerber, Katie O'Byrne

    Surrogacy presents particularly complex questions for human rights law and theory. This book provides a unique and insightful examination into the underexplored issues of how domestic and international law is responding to the sharp increase in the use of surrogacy. The work presents critical…

    Paperback – 2017-01-13 

  • Power and Law in International Society

    International Relations as the Sociology of International Law

    By Mark Klamberg

    When studying international law there is often a risk of focusing entirely on the content of international rules (i.e. regimes), and ignoring why these regimes exist and to what extent the rules affect state behavior. Similarly, international relations studies can focus so much on theories based on…

    Paperback – 2017-01-13 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Legal Lexicography

    A Comparative Perspective

    By Máirtín Mac Aodha

    Legal lexicography or jurilexicography is the most neglected aspect of the discipline of jurilinguistics, despite its great relevance for translators, academics and comparative lawyers. This volume seeks to bridge this gap in legal literature by bringing together contributions from ten…

    Paperback – 2017-01-12 
    Law, Language and Communication

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