International Law Products

  • Governing Transboundary Waters

    Canada, the United States, and Indigenous Communities

    By Emma S. Norman

    Winner of the Political Geography Specialty Group's 2015 Julian Minghi Distinguished Book Award! With almost the entire world’s water basins crossing political borders of some kind, understanding how to cooperate with one’s neighbor is of global relevance. For Indigenous communities, whose…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Neutrality in International Law

    From the Sixteenth Century to 1945

    By Kentaro Wani

    Neutrality is a legal relationship between a belligerent State and a State not participating in a war, namely a neutral State. The law of neutrality is a body of rules and principles that regulates the legal relations of neutrality. The law of neutrality obliges neutral States to treat all…

    Hardback – 2017-01-20 
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • The Right to Democracy in International Law

    Between Procedure, Substance and the Philosophy of John Rawls

    By Khalifa A Alfadhel

    This book explores the right to democracy in international law and contemporary democratic theory, asking whether international law encompasses a substantive or procedural understanding of the notion. The book considers whether there can be considered to be a basis for the right to democracy in…

    Hardback – 2017-01-13 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Power and Law in International Society

    International Relations as the Sociology of International Law

    By Mark Klamberg

    When studying international law there is often a risk of focusing entirely on the content of international rules (i.e. regimes), and ignoring why these regimes exist and to what extent the rules affect state behavior. Similarly, international relations studies can focus so much on theories based on…

    Paperback – 2017-01-13 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Rule of Law in Crisis and Conflict Grey Zones

    Regulating the Use of Force in a Global Information Environment

    By Michael John-Hopkins

    This book responds to ongoing calls for clarification and consensus regarding the meaning, scope and interplay of humanitarian law and human rights law in the ‘grey zones’ of unconventional operational environments such as counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations. It contributes to the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-22 

  • Global Powers of Horror

    Security, Politics, and the Body in Pieces

    By Francois Debrix

    Global Powers of Horror examines contemporary regimes of horror, into horror’s intricacies, and into their deployment on and through human bodies and body parts. To track horror’s work, what horror decomposes and, perhaps, recomposes, Debrix goes beyond the idea of the integrality and integrity of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-21 

  • Rethinking South China Sea Disputes

    The Untold Dimensions and Great Expectations

    By Katherine Hui-Yi Tseng

    The proposed book draws on the on-going South China Sea dispute, and the multifaceted challenges wrought by the South China Sea issue that requires an inter-disciplinary perspective. It employs legal-analytical methods, to emphasize the nuances of the role and interpretation of international law…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge Studies in Asian Law

  • The Politics of Legalism

    Edited by John Barnes, Thomas Burke, Malcolm Feeley

    Using the work of Robert A. Kagan’s intellectual contribution on the intensification of law, leading authorities in the study of the politics of regulation and litigation examine the consequences of the expansion and intensification of law, both in the United States and the rest of the world.…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Law, Courts and Politics

  • Searching for a Strategy for the European Union’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice

    Edited by Sarah Leonard, Christian Kaunert

    This book examines the vision and strategy of the EU’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ), which has become one of the key objectives of the European Union (EU). Recent events have also highlighted the saliency of several of the policy issues at the heart of the AFSJ. Amongst them, one…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 

  • Human Rights and the Dark Side of Globalisation

    Transnational Law Enforcement and Migration Control

    Edited by Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen, Jens Vedsted-Hansen

    This edited volume examines the continued viability of international human rights law in the context of growing transnational law enforcement. With states increasingly making use of global governance modes, core exercises of public authority, such as migration control, surveillance, detention and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge Studies in Human Rights

  • Asylum Seekers, Sovereignty, and the Senses of the International

    A Politico-corporeal Struggle

    By Eeva Puumala

    The confrontation between asylum seeking and sovereignty has mainly focused on ways in which the movement and possibilities of refugees and migrants are limited. In this volume, instead of departing from the practices of governance and surveillance, Puumala begins with the moving body, its…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 

  • The New Power Politics of Global Climate Governance

    Edited by Maximilian Terhalle, Charlotte Streck

    This book is based on the assumption that great powers determine global politics and, in this instance, environmental politics. It addresses the approaches of both established and rising powers and their implications for the advancement of international climate negotiations. The new introduction…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 

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