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  • Software Agents and Online Buying

    Consumer Risks and the EU Legal Response, 1st Edition

    By Christiana Markou

    This book examines agent technology in ecommerce from a consumer protection angle to assess whether EU law contains adequate safeguards against the risks associated with its use. It concentrates on four agent types that assist the consumer while going through the online buying process and in…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Markets and the Law

  • Constitutional Law, Democracy and Development: Decentralization and Governance in Uganda

    1st Edition

    By Douglas Karekona Singiza

    Uganda, like many African countries in the 1990s, adopted decentralisation as a state reform measure after many years of civil strife and political conflicts, by transferring powers and functions to district councils. The decision to transfer powers and functions to district councils was, in the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Twenty-five Years of the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child

    1st Edition

    By Julia Sloth-Nielsen

    The African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child is a unique regional instrument for the protection of children's rights which was established in 1990 by the then Organization of African Unity. It provides for the establishment of a dedicated monitoring body to oversee the implementation…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28 
    Routledge

  • Journalists, Anonymous Sources and the Law

    A Comparative, Theoretical and Critical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Damian Carney

    This book considers whether news gatherers should be required to disclose the identity of anonymous sources used in their stories by courts or other bodies. The vast majority of media self-regulatory codes impose an obligation not to disclose the identity of such sources, but many legal systems…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Media Law

  • Civil and Political Rights in Japan

    A Tribute to Sir Nigel Rodley, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saul J. Takahashi

    The human rights issues in Japan are multifaceted. Over decades, domestic and international human rights organisations have raised concerns, but government obstinacy has meant there has been little progress. Recommendations of UN human rights bodies are routinely ignored, and statements by the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Principles of French Constitutional Law

    1st Edition

    By Marie Luce Paris-Dobozy

    Principles of French Constitutional Law offers a concise and accessible account of the key principles and rules of constitutional law in the French legal system. With its particular historical background since the chaotic post-revolutionary period and current specific mechanisms, French…

    Paperback – 2019-03-02 
    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

  • Quasi-Constitutionality and Constitutional Statutes

    Forms, Functions, Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Albert, Joel Colón-Ríos

    This book examines the narrow scope between constitutional convention and a formal constitution in which quasi-constitutionality exists. It provides a focal resource that can serve as a point of reference for scholars interested in quasi-constitutionality as a whole, from no single national…

    Hardback – 2019-02-27 
    Routledge
    Comparative Constitutional Change

  • Routledge Handbook of International Family Law

    1st Edition

    By Barbara Stark, Jacqueline Heaton

    This companion provides scholars and postgraduate students with a comprehensive and authoritative review of current research in the area of international family law. Bringing together contributors from across a range of jurisdictions and legal traditions, the authors provide a concise but critical…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge

  • The Crimes of Wildlife Trafficking

    Issues of Justice, Legality and Morality, 1st Edition

    By Ragnhild Aslaug Sollund

    This book examines trade and trafficking in endangered animal species and how the trade increasingly puts large numbers of non-human species at risk. Focusing on illegal trafficking, the book also discusses the harmful aspects of the trade and trafficking which is taking place in concordance with…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21 
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Banking and Debt Recovery in Emerging Markets

    The Law Reform Context, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-02-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Trust Law in the PRC and the Development of Chinese Trust Business

    1st Edition

    By Michael Guoqing Liu, Xiaoming Zhou

    This book contains a review of the legislative process surrounding trust law and examines the development of trust business in China. It further examines the conceptual issues arising from the law itself along with the political and economic reasons for China’s limited adoption of the trust in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-28 
    Routledge

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