International Law Products

  • War and Intervention in the Transnational Public Sphere

    Problem-solving and European identity-formation

    By Cathleen Kantner

    The post-Cold War era saw an unexpected increase in intra-state violence against ethnic and religious groups, brutal civil wars and asymmetric conflicts. Those crises posed fundamental questions for the European Union and its member states, to which Europe has so far proven unable to develop…

    Hardback – 2015-11-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

  • Reassessing the Responsibility to Protect

    Conceptual and Operational Challenges

    Edited by Brett R. O'Bannon

    This book explores conceptual and operational questions regarding the development and implementation of the Responsibility to Protect. The mass atrocity norm known as the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) has enjoyed meteoric success since the concept was introduced in 2001. But perhaps precisely…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge
    Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

  • Routledge Handbook of Private Security Studies

    Edited by Rita Abrahamsen, Anna Leander

    This new Handbook offers a comprehensive overview of current research on private security and military companies, comprising essays by leading scholars from around the world. The increasing privatization of security across the globe has been the subject of much debate and controversy, inciting…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge

  • From International to Global Criminal Justice

    Core Challenges and the Influence of Globalization

    By Rosemary Byrne

    International criminal law is commonly contextualized by international lawyers against the backdrop of ‘globalization’, and international legal scholars have recognized that international criminal justice is both a symptom and a driver of this phenomenon. This book illustrates how the core…

    Hardback – 2015-10-18 
    Routledge

  • The UN Security Council and Domestic Actors

    Distance in international law

    By Machiko Kanetake

    This book analyses the regulatory development for the UN Security Council’s exercise of authority with an original perspective of ‘proximity’-- a concept that refers to the ‘distance’ between the UN Security Council’s authority to maintain ‘international’ peace and security on the one hand, and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Global Consumer Organizations

    By Karsten Ronit

    As corporate activity continues to expand in line with the continued globalization of the economy there is an increasing demand for establishing rules to regulate the trans-boundary activities of firms and their many and complex relations with consumers. Until now, sources of knowledge in this…

    Paperback – 2015-10-13 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Current International Treaties

    Edited by T B Millar

    This volume comprises the texts of the main international treaties which formed the legal skeleton of international relations during the 1980s, with details of signatories and amendments and a commentary on the general and particular situations to which they apply. The treaties are grouped broadly…

    Hardback – 2015-10-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Relations

  • A Practice of Ethics for Global Politics

    Ethical Reflexivity

    By Jack L. Amoureux

    What kind of ethics in world politics is possible if there is no foundation for moral knowledge or global reality is at least complex and contingent? Furthermore, how can an ethics grapple with difference, a persistent and confounding feature for global politics? This book responds to the call for…

    Hardback – 2015-10-11 
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • Law, Force and Diplomacy at Sea (Routledge Revivals)

    By Ken Booth

    Law, Force and Diplomacy at Sea, first published in 1985, is one of the few comprehensive treatments on the subject from a strategic perspective. It offers a detailed strategic analysis of the background and outcome of the Third UN Conference on the Law of the Sea, and its naval implications. The…

    Paperback – 2015-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • International Law, New Diplomacy and Counterterrorism

    An interdisciplinary study of legitimacy

    By Steven J. Barela

    This interdisciplinary book explores how terrorism is meant to target a government’s legitimacy, and advocates for sounder defensive measures when countering international attacks. The dramatic increase in global cooperation throughout the twentieth century—between international organisations…

    Paperback – 2015-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Diplomacy Studies

  • Maritime Diplomacy in the 21st Century

    Drivers and Challenges

    By Christian Le Mière

    This book aims to redefine maritime diplomacy for the modern era. Maritime diplomacy encompasses a spectrum of activities, from co-operative measures such as port visits, exercises and humanitarian assistance to persuasive deployment and coercion. It is an activity no longer confined to just…

    Paperback – 2015-09-30 
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Transitional Justice in South Asia

    A Study of Afghanistan and Nepal

    By Tazreena Sajjad

    Offering a comparative case study of transitional justice processes in Afghanistan and Nepal, this book critically evaluates the way the "local" is consulted in post-conflict efforts toward peace and reconciliation. It argues that there is a tendency in transitional justice efforts to contain the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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