International Law Products

  • Modern Diplomacy

    5th Edition

    By R. P. Barston

    Contemporary, thoughtful and extensively illustrated, Modern Diplomacy examines a broad range of current diplomatic practice. This leading and widely used book - now in its fifth edition - equips students with a detailed analysis of important international issues that reflect and impact upon…

    Paperback – 2019-01-18
    Routledge

  • The Ukrainian Crisis

    The Role of, and Implications for, Sub-State and Non-State Actors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tracey German, Emmanuel Karagiannis

    The conflict in eastern Ukraine continues with little sign of a negotiated resolution. Crimea has been absorbed into the Russian Federation, and celebrates the third anniversary of its ‘integration’ in March 2017. The ongoing nature of the conflict contrasts with a lack of academic exploration of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Power-Sharing

    Empirical and Normative Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Allison McCulloch, John McGarry

    Power-sharing is an important political strategy for managing protracted conflicts and it can also facilitate the democratic accommodation of difference. Despite these benefits, it has been much criticised, with claims that it is unable to produce peace and stability, is ineffective and inefficient…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • A Genealogy of the Torture Taboo

    1st Edition

    By Jamal Barnes

    This book examines the historical genealogy of the torture taboo. The dissonance between the absolute prohibition against torture and its widespread violation raises important questions about the torture taboo in world politics. Does the torture taboo matter? Or are political realists correct in…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Statebuilding and State Formation in the Western Pacific

    Solomon Islands in Transition?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Allen, Sinclair Dinnen

    This book provides a rigorous and cross-disciplinary analysis of this Melanesian nation at a critical juncture in its post-colonial and post-conflict history, with contributions from leading scholars of Solomon Islands. The notion of ‘transition’ as used to describe the recent drawdown of the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-14
    Routledge

  • Legal and Ethical Implications of Drone Warfare

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Boyle

    Over the last decade, the U.S., UK Israel and other states have begun to use Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for military operations and for targeted killings in places like Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia. Worldwide, over 80 governments are developing their own drone programs, and even non-state…

    Paperback – 2019-01-14
    Routledge

  • Geoeconomics and Geosecurities in the Indian Ocean Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Doyle

    There are important changes in regional and global demographics ahead of us. A profound rise in the number of citizens in the Indian Ocean Region in the next fifty years will have significant impacts on the state, on the nature and operation of markets and the neo-liberal framework they operate in,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Theorising Noncitizenship

    Concepts, Debates and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katherine Tonkiss, Tendayi Bloom

    ‘Noncitizenship’, if it is considered at all, is generally seen only as the negation or deprivation of citizenship. It is rarely examined in its own right, whether in relation to States, to noncitizens, or citizens. This means that it is difficult to examine successfully the status of noncitizens,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • The Rule of Law in the United Nations Security Council Decision-Making Process

    Turning the Focus Inwards, 1st Edition

    By Sherif Elgebeily

    The UN Security Council is entrusted under the UN Charter with primary responsibility for the maintenance and restoration of the international peace; it is the only body with the power to authorise military intervention legally and impose international sanctions where it decides. However, its…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Right to Democracy in International Law

    Between Procedure, Substance and the Philosophy of John Rawls, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Sovereignty Conflicts and International Law and Politics

    A Distributive Justice Issue, 1st Edition

    By Jorge E. Núñez

    Many conflicts throughout the world can be characterized as sovereignty conflicts in which two states claim exclusive sovereign rights for different reasons over the same piece of land. It is increasingly clear that the available remedies have been less than successful in many of these cases, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Norm Dilemmas in Humanitarian Intervention

    How Bosnia Changed NATO, 1st Edition

    By Yuki Abe

    NATO, an organisation brought together to function as an anti-communist alliance, faced existential questions after the unexpected collapse of the USSR at the beginning of the 1990s. Intervention in the conflict in Bosnia between 1992 and 1995 gave it a renewed sense of purpose and a redefining of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

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