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  • New Directions in Elite Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Olav Korsnes, Johan Heilbron, Johs. Hjellbrekke, Felix Bühlmann, Mike Savage

    Since the financial crisis, the issue of the ‘one percent’ has become the centre of intense public debate, unavoidable even for members of the elite themselves. Moreover, inquiring into elites has taken centre-stage once again in both journalistic investigations and academic research. New…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Law and Regulation of Mobile Payment Systems

    Issues arising �post� financial inclusion in Kenya, 1st Edition

    By Joy Malala

    Over the last ten years mobile payment systems have revolutionised banking in some countries in Africa. In Kenya the introduction of M-Pesa, a new financial services model, has transformed the banking and financial services industry. Giving the unbanked majority access to the financial services…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Second Amendment and Gun Control

    Freedom, Fear, and the American Constitution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Yuill, Joe Street

    The Second Amendment, by far the most controversial amendment to the US Constitution, will soon celebrate its 225th anniversary. Yet, despite the amount of ink spilled over this controversy, the debate continues on into the 21st century. Initially written with a view towards protecting the nascent…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Political and Legal Approaches to Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Campbell, Kylie Bourne

    This collection explores and illustrates issues arising from ‘political’ approaches to human rights in contrast to the more traditional ‘moral’ approaches. Moral approaches conceptualize and justify human rights in terms of priority rights which are both universal and moral. In contrast, political…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Online Arbitration

    1st Edition

    By Faye Fangfei Wang

    Innovative initiatives for online arbitration are needed to aid in resolving cross-border commercial and consumer disputes in the EU, UK, US and China. This book provides a comparative study of online dispute resolution (ODR) systems and a model of best practices, taking into consideration the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Informa Law from Routledge

  • Multilateral Environmental Agreements and Compliance

    The Benefits of Administrative Procedures, 1st Edition

    By Anna Huggins

    The adoption of administrative procedures in global governance has the potential to foster proper consideration of marginalized actors’ interests, yet risks entrenching the dominance of the well-resourced and powerful. Accordingly, this book proposes a new framework for evaluating the extent to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Politics and Law of Democratic Transition

    Caretaker Government in Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Sonia Zaman Khan

    Peaceful legal and political ‘changing of the guards’ is taken for granted in developed democracies, but is not evident everywhere. As a relatively new democracy, marred by long periods of military rule, Bangladesh has been encountering serious problems because of a prevailing culture of mistrust,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Queering International Law

    Possibilities, Alliances, Complicities, Risks, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The UN Security Council and Domestic Actors

    Distance in international law, 1st Edition

    By Machiko Kanetake

    This book analyses the exercise of authority by the UN Security Council and its subsidiary organs over individuals. The UN Security Council was created in 1945 as an outcome of World War II under the predominant assumption that it exercises its authority against states. Under this assumption, the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Shipbreaking in Developing Countries

    A Requiem for Environmental Justice from the Perspective of Bangladesh, 1st Edition

    By Md Saiful Karim

    This book explores the process of shipbreaking in developing countries, with a particular focus on Bangladesh. In the past, shipbreaking (the disposal of obsolete ships) was a very common industrial activity in many developed countries. However, due to stringent domestic environmental and labour…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • International Natural Resources Law, Investment and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shawkat Alam, Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan, Jona Razzaque

    International Natural Resources Law, Investment and Sustainability provides a clear and concise insight into the relationship between the institutions that govern foreign investment, sustainable development and the rules and regulations that administer natural resources. In this book, several…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Space Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ram Jakhu, Paul Stephen Dempsey

    This handbook is a reference work providing a comprehensive, objective and comparative overview of Space Law.The global space economy reached $330 billion in 2015, with a growth rate of 9 per cent vis-à-vis the previous year. Consequently, Space Law is changing and expanding expeditiously,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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