International Law Products

  • Strengthening the Rule of Law through the UN Security Council

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Farrall, Hilary Charlesworth

    The UN Security Council formally acknowledged an obligation to promote justice and the rule of law in 2003. This volume examines the extent to which the Council has honoured this commitment when exercising its powers under the UN Charter to maintain international peace and security. It discusses…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • The International Criminal Court and Peace Processes in Africa

    Judicialising Peace, 1st Edition

    By Line Gissel

    The book investigates how involvement by the International Criminal Court (ICC) affects efforts to negotiate peace. It offers an interpretive account of how peace negotiators and mediators in two peace processes in Uganda and Kenya sought to navigate and understand the new terrain of international…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace, Conflict and Security in Africa

  • Ontopolitics in the Anthropocene

    An Introduction to Mapping, Sensing and Hacking, 1st Edition

    By David Chandler

    The Anthropocene captures more than a debate over how to address the problems of climate change and global warming. Increasingly, it is seen to signify the end of the modern condition itself and potentially to open up a new era of political possibilities. This is the first book to look at the new…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge
    Critical Issues in Global Politics

  • Conflict in Cyber Space

    Theoretical, Strategic and Legal Pespectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karsten Friis, Jens Ringsmose

    Adopting a multidisciplinary perspective, this book explores the key challenges associated with the proliferation of cyber capabilities. Over the past two decades, a new man-made domain of conflict has materialized. Alongside armed conflict in the domains of land, sea, air, and space, hostilities…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Technology

  • UN Security Council Reform

    1st Edition

    By Peter Nadin

    This volume comprehensively evaluates the current state and future reform prospects of the UN Security Council, providing the most accessible and rigorous treatment of the subject of reform to date. Apart from a couple of critical eyes in the academic community, few have asked the pertinent…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Human Rights and Humanitarian Intervention

    Law and Practice in the Field, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth M. Bruch

    Human rights, peacekeeping, and humanitarian intervention have emerged in the past decades as important components of international law and practice. Adopting a methodology of Institutional Ethnography informed by Actor-Network Theory, this book traces the practices of law and expertise from global…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Cultural Defences at the International Criminal Court

    1st Edition

    By Noelle Higgins

    Cultural defences, i.e. claims that certain aspects of a defendant’s cultural background should be taken into consideration by courts when adjudicating on their guilt or innocence, have been raised before domestic courts in a variety of jurisdictions. This has been a very sensitive and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-04
    Routledge

  • UNHCR and the Struggle for Accountability

    Technology, law and results-based management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Katja Lindskov Jacobsen

    Despite the key importance of accountability for the legitimacy of humanitarian action, inadequate academic attention has been given to how the concept of accountability is evolving within the specific branches of the humanitarian enterprise. Up to now, there exists no comprehensive account of what…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Fragmentation vs the Constitutionalisation of International Law

    A Practical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrzej Jakubowski, Karolina Wierczyńska

    The current system of international law is experiencing profound transformations. Indeed, the simultaneous processes of globalization combined with the disintegration of international systems of governance and law-making pose complex challenges for legal scholarship. The doctrinal response to these…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Responding to Modern Genocide

    At the Confluence of Law and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Mark D. Kielsgard

    Developments in the understanding and treatment of genocide through the twentieth century have involved a combination of politics, public opinion, social trends, and economic development, and led to the substantive law of genocide and the assumption of international jurisdiction. This book analyzes…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Prosecuting War Crimes

    Lessons and legacies of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Gow, Rachel Kerr, Zoran Pajic

    This volume examines the legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), which was created under Chapter VII of the UN Charter as a mechanism explicitly aimed at the restoration and maintenance of international peace and security. As the ICTY has now entered…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Peacemaking, Religious Belief and the Rule of Law

    The Struggle between Dictatorship and Democracy in Syria and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Paul J. Zwier

    This book offers a new way of understanding the role of the mediator in teaching parties the interrelationship between sustainable peace, forgiveness, and international justice. It argues that the arrival of social media presents new opportunities for reaching sustainable peace agreements, through…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

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