Public International Law Products

  • The Law and Practice of the European Social Committee

    1st Edition

    By Francesco Seatzu, Amaya Ubeda de Torres

    In 2011 the European Social Charter, the first human rights treaty entirely devoted to economic, social and cultural rights celebrated its 50th anniversary. Since its inception, the instrument has undergone several fundamental changes, including a substantial revision in 1996 and the enactment of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Realizing the Right to Water and Sanitation at the International and National Levels

    The Case of India, 1st Edition

    By Philippe Cullet

    The realisation of the human right to water and sanitation is one of the crucial challenges that many countries face today. This has been recognised in general policy terms with the inclusion of a water and sanitation goal in the Millennium Development Goals, and in legal terms, there has been…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02 
    Routledge

  • Conflict Displacement and Legal Protection

    Understanding Asylum, Human Rights and Refugee Law, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Lülf

    Flight from conflict and violence is the major driver behind the broader phenomenon of forced displacement. The 21st century bears witness to several armed conflicts and the rise of asylum applications in Europe reflect the need for a solid legal framework for conflict-induced displacement. The…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • Local Content Oil and Gas Law in Africa

    Lessons from Nigeria and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Pereowei Subai

    Examining local content law and policy in the oil and gas industry, this book uses Nigeria as a primary case study, comparing its approach to countries such as Brazil and Norway which have also adopted local content laws in relation to their gas and oil industries. In considering various aspects of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Energy Law and Regulation

  • International Natural Resources Law

    1st Edition

    By Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Ricardo Pereira, Panos Merkouris

    International Natural Resources Law offers a comprehensive introduction to this rapidly expanding area of study and practice for students, researchers and practitioners. The book offers a clear overview, illustrating the development of European and international regulatory standards by reference to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth

    Systems and society, 1st Edition

    By Aled Jones, Roberto Pasqualino

    Decision making processes within government and the finance sector are unable to adequately engage with the interconnectivity of environmental, economic, geopolitical, societal and technological systems, and the associated growth in systemic risk. One significant factor is the inability of models…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Extraterritoriality and International Human Rights Law

    The Spatial Reach of African Human Rights Treaties, 1st Edition

    By Takele Soboka Bulto

    The overall structure of international human rights law has generally been understood as a regime that is designed in such a way as to protect individuals and groups against abusive domestic state power. The initial stages of the development of international human rights law focused on limiting the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Socio-Economic Rights of Asylum Seekers

    1st Edition

    By Liam Thornton

    The Refugee Convention of 1951 did not categorically provide for the socio-economic rights of asylum seekers. While the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Executive Committee has subsequently attempted to address these shortcomings, they have not categorically stated whether those…

    Hardback – 2019-01-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

  • Public Reason

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Blain Neufeld

    Because citizens in a culturally diverse democracy hold to different religious and philosophical doctrines, these doctrines often breed political conflict when they inform issues like gay marriage, physician-assisted suicide, education, and abortion. In recent decades, philosophers and political…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Multinational Companies and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Qingxiu Bu

    Human rights have been transformed to a mainstream issue for multinational companies (MNCs) with a global presence in the 21st century. A multipronged mechanism will imminently be demanded to ensure the accountability of economic actors for participation in human rights abuse. China has been the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Legal Power to Launch War

    Who Decides?, 1st Edition

    By Michael Head, Kristian Boehringer

    The issue of who has the power to declare war or authorise military action in a democracy has become a major legal and political issue, internationally, and is set to become even more pertinent in the immediate future, particularly in the wake of military action in Syria, ongoing wars in the Middle…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Industrial Agriculture

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

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