Public International Law Products

  • Human Security Discourse and International Law

    A Principled Approach

    By Shireen Daft

    The concept of human security has emerged in international relations and policy as an idea which not only seeks to relocate the focus of international society on the individual, but also challenges the current priorities of the international community. In particular it places emphasis on promoting…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Corporate Accountability under Socio-Economic Rights

    By Jernej Letnar Černič

    In the past decade, companies have become increasingly aware of their corporate, social and human responsibilities. However, with the exception of a few isolated cases, access to justice has barely improved, particularly for or violations of socio-economic rights. In most cases of human rights…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15 
    Routledge
    Transnational Law and Governance

  • Queering International Law

    Possibilities, Alliances, Complicities, Risks

    Edited by Dianne Otto

    This ground-breaking collection reflects the growing momentum of interest in the international legal community in meshing the insights of queer legal theory with those critical theories that have a much longer genealogy – notably postcolonial and feminist analyses. Beyond the push in the human…

    Hardback – 2017-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Politics of Industrial Agriculture

    By Tracey Clunies-Ross, Nicholas Hildyard

    In the last forty years, agriculture in the industrialised countries has undergone a revolution. That has dramatically increased yields, but it has also led to extensive rural depopulation; widespread degradation of the environment; contamination of food with agrochemicals and bacteria; more…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Vanishing Borders

    Protecting the planet in the age of globalization

    By Hilary French

    The world is shrinking faster than ever. Goods, money, microbes, pollution, people and ideas are crossing boundaries ever more frequently. The implications for our future and for the health of the planet are profound. Vanishing Borders outlines the ecological challenges posed and then goes on to…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    The Worldwatch Environmental Alert Series

  • Plantation Politics

    Forest plantations in development

    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 – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Universal Jurisdiction in International Criminal Law

    The Debate and the Battle for Hegemony

    By Aisling O'Sullivan

    With the sensational arrest of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet in 1998, the rise to prominence of universal jurisdiction over crimes against international law seemed to be assured. The arrest of Pinochet and the ensuing proceedings before the UK courts brought universal jurisdiction into…

    Hardback – 2017-02-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • The Actors of Postnational Rule-Making

    Contemporary challenges of European and International Law

    Edited by Elaine Fahey

    Despite its centrality to academic discussions of power and influence, there is little consensus in legal scholarship over what constitutes an actor in rule-making. This book explores the range of actors involved in rule-making within European Union law and Public International law, and focuses…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27 
    Routledge

  • Means of Transportation and Registration of Nationality

    Transportation Registered by International Organizations

    By Vincent P. Cogliati-Bantz

    This book examines the concept of nationality of means of transportation in terms of jurisdiction in international law. It reassesses the definition of nationality and explores how it is conferred. The book first places nationality in the broader perspective of jurisdiction in international law,…

    Paperback – 2017-01-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Accountability for Violations of International Humanitarian Law

    Essays in Honour of Tim McCormack

    Edited by Jadranka Petrovic

    International criminal adjudication, together with the prosecution and appropriate punishment of offenders at a national level, remains the most effective means of enforcing International Humanitarian Law. This book considers the various issues emanating from present-day breaches of norms of…

    Paperback – 2017-01-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • 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
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

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