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  • Human Rights and America's War on Terror

    Edited by Satvinder S. Juss

    This volume examines the success of the 9/11 attacks in undermining the cherished principles of western democracy, free speech and of tolerance, which were central to US values. It is argued that this has led to the US fighting disastrous wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and to sanctioning the use of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Law and Legitimacy of Imposed Constitutions

    Edited by Richard Albert, Xenophon Contiades, Alkmene Fotiadou

    Constitutions are often seen as the product of the free will of a people exercising their constituent power. This, however, is not always the case, particularly when it comes to `imposed constitutions’. In recent years the divide between constituent and constituted power has been revisited, raising…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Comparative Constitutional Change

  • God(s) Over Constitution

    Transnational Constitutionalism in the 21st Century

    By Larry Catá Backer

    This book focuses on the two great shifts in constitutionalist thinking during the last century: the remaking of constitutionalism from a tool of state power to an attempt to systematize, institutionalize, and implement an international higher law; and the rejection of this development by…

    Hardback – 2018-10-28 
    Routledge
    Globalization: Law and Policy

  • The Crimes of Wildlife Trafficking

    Legally right or wrong – morally unjust

    By Ragnhild Sollund

    This book examines trade and trafficking in endangered animal species. While the focus is on illegal trafficking, its wider aim is to discuss the harmful aspects of the trade and trafficking which is taking place in concordance with laws and regulations. Drawing on the findings of empirical…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Beyond Human Rights and the War on Terror

    Edited by Satvinder S. Juss

    This edited collection provides a comprehensive, insightful, and detailed study of a vital area of public policy debate as it is currently occurring in countries across the world from India to South Africa and the United Kingdom to Australia. Bringing together academics and experts from a variety…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • After the Judicial Revolution

    How Regime Politics Constituted and Constrained the Gleeson Court

    By Rebecca D. Gill, Jason Pierce

    Over the last thirty years, supreme courts across the common law world have been undergoing revolutionary changes in their roles and responsibilities and a concomitant global expansion of judicial power and politicization of courts. While much has been written about the events leading up to these,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Banking and Debt Recovery in Emerging Markets

    The Law Reform Context

    By Sonali Abeyratne

    This title was first published in 2001. A developing country that is pursuing free market economic policies requires a modern commercial law infrastructure, which enables the emerging economy to have in place properly functioning credit and other financial systems which stimulate domestic and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Legal Interpretation in Democratic States

    By Tom D. Campbell

    Edited by Jeffrey Goldsworthy

    This title was first published in 2002: The judicial interpretation of statutes and constitutions is the controversial focus of much contemporary legal philosophy and practice. It is crucial for the distribution of power as between legislatures and judiciaries in democratic polities. The original…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Freedom of Expression and the Criticism of Judges

    A Comparative Study of European Legal Standards

    Edited by Michael K. Addo

    This title was first published in 2000:  In a collection of essays from selected European jurisdictions, Michael Addo assesses the legal situation of the offences associated with the criticism of judges and judicial activity. Presenting a comparative study of the management of controversial…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Commercial Agency Law

    A Comparative Analysis

    By Séverine Saintier

    This title was first published in 2002: The Directive 86/653 has had considerable impact on commercial agencies operating in France and the United Kingdom. This impressive study provides an in-depth critical analysis of the Directive paying particular attention to the working of the French system…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • International Challenges in Investment Law and Arbitration

    Edited by Mesut Akbaba, Giancarlo Capurro

    As the proverbial workhorse of international economic law, investment arbitration is heavily relied on around the globe. It has to cope with the demands of increasingly complex proceedings. At the same time, investment arbitration has come under close public scrutiny in the midst of a heated…

    Hardback – 2018-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Self-Determination, International Law and Post-Conflict Reconstruction

    A Right in Abeyance

    By Manuela Melandri

    The right to self-determination has played a crucial role in the process of assisting oppressed people to put an end to colonial domination. Outside of the decolonization context, however, its relevance and application has constantly been challenged and debated. This book examines the role played…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

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