Public International Law Products

  • The Human Rights Council

    The Impact of the Universal Periodic Review in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Damian Etone

    This book examines the engagement of African states with the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review Mechanism (UPR). This human rights mechanism is known for its pacific and non-confrontational approach to monitoring state human rights implementation. Coming at the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Legal Protection of Women From Violence

    Normative Gaps in International Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rashida Manjoo, Jackie Jones

    Violence against women remains one of the most pervasive human rights violations in the world today, and it permeates every society, at every level. Such violence is considered a systemic, widespread and pervasive human rights violation, experienced largely by women because they are women. Yet at…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Economic and Social Rights Law

    Incorporation, Justiciability and Principles of Adjudication, 1st Edition

    By Katie Boyle

    This book develops principles of adjudication to facilitate accountability for violations of Economic and Social Rights. Economic and Social Rights engage with areas relating to social justice and their violation tends to impact on the most vulnerable members of society. Taking the UK as a case…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • International Law and the Use of Force

    Cases and Materials, 1st Edition

    By Ralph Janik

    This book introduces key issues on the use of force, while also providing a detailed analysis of technological developments and recent legal discussions in the field. The author examines areas such as drone warfare, the concept of humanitarian intervention, the Responsibility to Protect, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Human Rights Law and Evidence-Based Policy

    The Role of the EU Fundamental Rights Agency, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosemary Byrne, Han Entzinger

    The EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) was established to provide evidence-based policy advice to EU institutions and Member States. By blending social science research with traditional normative work, it aims to influence human rights policy processes through new ways of framing empirical…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Responsibility to Protect in Libya and Syria

    Mass Atrocities, Human Protection, and International Law, 1st Edition

    By Yasmine Nahlawi

    This book offers a novel and contemporary examination of the ‘responsibility to protect’ (R2P) doctrine from an international legal perspective and analyses how the doctrine was applied within the Libyan and Syrian conflicts as two recent and highly significant R2P cases. The book dissects each of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Plantation Politics

    Forest plantations in development, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Sargent, Stephen Bass

    Plantations are playing an increasingly important part in the development and the economies of the South. Plantation Politics is the first book to examine their rationale and purpose, exposing the misconceptions and myths that have surrounded their role, and describing the contribution they can…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Women's Health and the Limits of Law

    Domestic and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irehobhude O. Iyioha

    Despite some significant advances in the creation and protection of rights affecting women’s health, these do not always translate into actual health benefits for women. This collection asks: 'What is an effective law and what influences law’s effectiveness or ineffectiveness? What dynamics,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Africa and International Criminal Justice

    Radical Evils and the International Criminal Court, 1st Edition

    By Fred Aja Agwu

    This book provides an overview of crimes under international law, radical evils, in a number of African states. This overview informs a critical analysis of the debates surrounding the African Union’s call for withdrawal from the International Criminal Court and proposes a way forward with a more…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Competition Laws, National Interests and International Relations

    1st Edition

    By Ko Unoki

    Most of the competition laws currently enforced by states aim to protect consumer welfare and promote fair competition by regulating against anti-competitive behavior. Yet, despite the shared objectives, the global community does not have a common global competition law. In exploring the reasons…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Competition Law

  • Corruption in a Global Context

    Restoring Public Trust, Integrity, and Accountability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melchior Powell, Dina Wafa, Tim A. Mau

    This book provides an important survey of the causes and current state of corruption across a range of nations and regions. Delving into the diverse ways in which corruption is being combatted, the book explores and describes efforts to inculcate principles of ethical conduct in citizens, private…

    Hardback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Corruption and Anti-Corruption Studies

  • Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and International Human Rights Law

    Common Law Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Kerry O'Halloran

    This book identifies, analyses and discusses the nexus of legal issues that have emerged in recent years around sexuality and gender. It audits these against specific human rights requirements and evaluates the outcomes as evidenced in the legislation and caselaw of six leading common law…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

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