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  • Extracting Accountability from Non-State Actors in International Law

    Assessing the Scope for Direct Regulation

    By Lee James McConnell

    The human rights of communities in many resource-rich, weak governance States are adversely affected not only by the acts of States and their agents, but also by powerful non-State actors. Contemporary phenomena such as globalisation, privatisation, and the proliferation of internal armed conflict…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • 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 – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Development of African Capital Markets

    A Legal and Institutional Approach

    By Boniface Chimpango

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Handbook of Environmental Protection and Enforcement

    Principles and Practice

    By Andrew Farmer

    Environmental Enforcement Authorities (EEAs), sometimes called Environmental Protection Agencies (EPAs), are the regulatory, monitoring and enforcement agencies of national, state/provincial and local governments worldwide responsible for implementing, monitoring and enforcing environmental…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Democratizing Technology

    Risk, Responsibility and the Regulation of Chemicals

    By Anne Chapman

    Democratizing Technology provides a much-needed fresh perspective on the regulation of chemicals, and an important contribution to green thinking about technology.Caroline Lucas, Green Party MEP. This book is an excellent critique of the current risk-based approach to technology. By exploring the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Blasphemy, Islam and the State

    Pluralism and Liberalism in Indonesia

    By Stewart Fenwick

    This book draws on the work of Rawls to explore the interaction between faith, law and the right to religious freedom in post-Soeharto Indonesia, the world’s largest democracy after India and the United States. It argues that enforcement of Islamic principles by the state is inconsistent with…

    Hardback – 2016-10-24 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Theorising Noncitizenship

    Concepts, Debates and Challenges

    Edited by Katherine Tonkiss, Tendayi Bloom

    ‘Noncitizenship’, if it is considered at all, is generally seen only as the negation or deprivation of citizenship. It is rarely examined in its own right, whether in relation to States, to noncitizens, or citizens. This means that it is difficult to examine successfully the status of noncitizens,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21 
    Routledge

  • Business and Human Rights

    History, Law and Policy - Bridging the Accountability Gap

    By Nadia Bernaz

    Business corporations can and do violate human rights all over the world and they are often not being held to account. Emblematic cases and situations such as the state of the Niger Delta and the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory are examples of what appears to be systemic corporate human rights…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Technology and the Law on the Use of Force

    New Security Challenges in the Twenty-First Century

    By Jackson Maogoto

    As governmental and non-governmental operations become progressively supported by vast automated systems and electronic data flows, attacks of government information infrastructure, operations and processes pose a serious threat to economic and military interests. In 2007 Estonia suffered a month…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Victimology and Victim Rights

    International Comparative Perspectives

    By Tyrone Kirchengast

    This book examines the international, regional and domestic human rights frameworks that establish victim rights as a central force in law and policy in the twenty-first century. Accessing substantial source material that sets out a normative framework of victim rights, this work argues that…

    Hardback – 2016-10-12 
    Routledge

  • International Law and Drone Strikes in Pakistan

    The Legal and Socio-political Aspects

    By Sikander Ahmed Shah

    While conventional warfare has an established body of legal precedence, the legality of drone strikes by the United States in Pakistan and elsewhere remains ambiguous. This book explores the legal and political issues surrounding the use of drones in Pakistan. Drawing from international treaty law,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • The Concept of Military Objectives in International Law and Targeting Practice

    By Agnieszka Jachec-Neale

    The concept that certain objects and persons may be legitimately attacked during armed conflicts has been well recognised and developed through the history of warfare. This book explores the relationship between international law and targeting practice in determining whether an object is a lawful…

    Paperback – 2016-10-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

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