International Law Products

  • 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

  • The International Criminal Court and Nigeria

    Implementing the Complementarity Principle of the Rome Statute, 1st Edition

    By Muyiwa Adigun

    If Nigeria fails to prosecute the crimes recognised under the Rome Statute, then the International Criminal Court (ICC) will intervene. The ICC is only expected to complement the criminal justice system in Nigeria and is not a court of first instance, but one of last resort. This is what is known…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Prosecuting Slobodan Milošević

    The Unfinished Trial, 1st Edition

    By Nevenka Tromp

    This book offers a comprehensive analysis of the trial of former Serbian leader Slobodan Milošević at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). With the premature death of Milošević in March 2006 his trial was left unfinished. Although the traditional objectives of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Private Security Studies

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • International Environmental Law-making and Diplomacy

    Insights and Overviews, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tuomas Kuokkanen, Ed Couzens, Tuula Honkonen, Melissa Lewis

    Bringing together contributions from diplomats, UN agency officials, lawyers and academics, this book provides insight into the evolution of international environmental law, diplomacy and negotiating techniques.  Based on first-hand experiences and extensive research, the chapters offer a…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge

  • Regionalism in International Law

    1st Edition

    By Ján Klučka

    International Law: Aspects of Regionalism evaluates regionalism in its various relationships and forms with respect to international law, as well as the importance and duties of international law in respect to the establishment and functioning of various forms of regional groups. A great deal of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • China, Cultural Heritage, and International Law

    1st Edition

    By Hui Zhong

    China is a country that is rich in antiquities, but it is also a victim of looting that occurred during the period from the First Opium War to the end of the Japanese Occupation (1840–1945) when innumerable cultural objects were lost overseas. The Chinese Government insists on asserting its…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Relationship between Human Security Discourse and International Law

    A Principled Approach, 1st Edition

    By Shireen Daft

    The concept of human security has emerged in international relations and policy as an idea which not only seeks to relocate the focus of international society on the individual, but also challenges the current priorities of the international community. In particular it places emphasis on promoting…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The UN Security Council and Domestic Actors

    Distance in international law, 1st Edition

    By Machiko Kanetake

    This book analyses the exercise of authority by the UN Security Council and its subsidiary organs over individuals. The UN Security Council was created in 1945 as an outcome of World War II under the predominant assumption that it exercises its authority against states. Under this assumption, the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Global Trends and Transitions in Security Expertise

    From Nuclear Deterrence to Climate Change and Back Again, 1st Edition

    By James G. McGann

     The scope of Security and International Affairs research has expanded tremendously since the end of the Cold War to include topics beyond the realm of war studies or military statecraft. The field—once devoted solely to the study of conventional military and nuclear security issues—has…

    Hardback – 2017-11-13
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

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