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  • The First Amendment and State Bans on Teachers' Religious Garb

    Analyzing the Historic Origins of Contemporary Legal Challenges in the United States, 1st Edition

    By Nathan C. Walker

    Examining the twelve-decade legal conflict of government bans on religious garb worn by teachers in U.S. public schools, this book provides comprehensive documentation and analysis of the historical origins and subsequent development of teachers’ religious garb in relation to contemporary legal…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Positive Freedom and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Kim Treiger-Bar-Am

    This book explains why we should stop thinking of freedom as limited to a right to be left alone. It explores how Kantian philosophy and Jewish thought instead give rise to a concept of positive freedom. At heart, freedom is inextricably linked to the obligation to respect the autonomy and dignity…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15
    Routledge

  • The Right to The Truth in International Law

    Victims’ Rights in Human Rights and International Criminal Law, 1st Edition

    By Melanie Klinkner, Howard Davis

    The United Nations has established a right to the truth to be enjoyed by victims of gross violations of human rights. The origins of the right stem from the need to provide victims and relatives of the missing with a right to know what happened. It encompasses the verification and full public…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Situating India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jyoti Atwal, Iris Flessenkämper

    This book covers a range of issues and phenomena around gender-related violence in specific cultural and regional conditions. Using an interdisciplinary approach, it discusses historical and contemporary developments that trigger violence while highlighting the social conditions, practices,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge India

  • Private Security and Domestic Violence

    The Risks and Benefits of Private Security Companies Working With Victims of Domestic Violence, 1st Edition

    By Diarmaid Harkin

    Private companies are increasingly involved with the security of domestic violence victims. This has manifested in a number of ways, including private security companies working in partnership with domestic violence services, the proliferation of security-technology companies that seek a market…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Protection of Civilians and Individual Accountability

    Obligations and Responsibilities of Military Commanders in United Nations Peacekeeping Operations, 1st Edition

    By Lenneke Sprik

    This book explores the question of whether peacekeeping commanders can be held accountable for a failure to protect the civilian population in the mission area. This requires an assessment of whether peacekeeping commanders have an obligation to act against such serious crimes being committed under…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

  • Police Corruption in Comparative Perspective

    Building Trust in the Police in India and China, 1st Edition

    By George Chak Man Lee

    How has rapid economic modernization in China and India impacted upon policing? To what extent are the two police forces trusted by its citizens? Do the police carry out their duties in a fair and unbiased fashion? What does police corruption look like and why does it persist? And what are the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Medical Use of Human Beings

    Respect as a Basis for Critique of Discourse, Law and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Austen Garwood-Gowers

    Whilst activities like transplantation and medical research have typically been considered on a discrete basis, they are also actually part of a broader phenomenon of medical means being employed to make use of human beings. This book is the first ever systematic critique of such medical…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Special Advocates in the Adversarial System

    1st Edition

    By John Jackson

    The last twenty years have seen an unprecedented rise in the use of secret courts or ‘closed material proceedings’ largely brought about in response to the need to protect intelligence sources in the fight against terrorism. This has called into question the commitment of legal systems to…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge

  • Politicising and Policing Organised Crime

    1st Edition

    By Monique Mann

    The concept of ‘organised crime’ is constructed and mobilised by a milieu of complex factors and discourses including a politics of law and order, and international insecurity, combined with the vested interests and priorities of scholars, politicians, government officials, and policing authorities…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • State Law, Dispute Processing And Legal Pluralism

    Unspoken Dialogues From Rural India, 1st Edition

    By Kalindi Kokal

    This book presents an ethnography of dispute processing by non-state forums and actors in rural India. As such it sheds light on a much neglected and contested topic. Arising in the context of recent legal and political debates that question the legitimacy of non-state actors engaged in dispute…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Law and Anthropology

  • Law of the Sea in South East Asia

    Environmental, Navigational and Security Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald R Rothwell, David Letts

    The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (LOSC) represents one of the most successful examples of multilateral treaty making in the modern era. The convention has 168 States parties, and most non-signatory States recognise nearly all of its key provisions as binding under customary…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge

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