International Law Products

  • Women, Global Protest Movements, and Political Agency

    Rethinking the Legacy of 1968, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Colvin, Katharina Karcher

    This volume analyses and historicises the memory of 1968 (understood as a marker of an emerging will for social change around the turn of that decade, rather than as a particular calendar year), focusing on cultural memory of the powerful signifier '68' and women’s experience of revolutionary…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • Political Torture in Popular Culture

    The Role of Representations in the Post-9/11 Torture Debate, 1st Edition

    By Alex Adams

    Political Torture in Popular Culture argues that the literary, filmic, and popular cultural representation of political torture has been one of the defining dimensions of the torture debate that has taken place in the course of the post-9/11 global war on terrorism. The book argues that cultural…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Queering International Law

    Possibilities, Alliances, Complicities, Risks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dianne Otto

    This ground-breaking collection reflects the growing momentum of interest in the international legal community in meshing the insights of queer legal theory with those critical theories that have a much longer genealogy – notably postcolonial and feminist analyses. Beyond the push in the human…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Quasi-state Entities and International Criminal Justice

    Legitimising Narratives and Counter-Narratives, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Dijxhoorn

    This book explores the intended and unintended impact of international criminal justice on the legitimacy of quasi-state entities (QSEs). In order to do so, the concept of ‘quasi-state entity’ is introduced to distinguish actors in statehood conflicts that aspire to statehood, and fulfil statehood…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Fighting and Victimhood in International Criminal Law

    1st Edition

    By Joanna Nicholson

    The act of fighting or being a fighter has certain consequences in international law. The most obvious example can be found in international humanitarian law, where a distinction is drawn between fighters and civilians, with fighters being military objectives and civilians being protected from…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Regulatory Counter-Terrorism

    A Critical Appraisal of Proactive Global Governance, 1st Edition

    By Nathanael Tilahun Ali

    Regulatory Counter-Terrorism explores an emerging terrain in which the global governance of terrorism is expanding. This terrain is that of proactive regulatory governance – the management of the day-to-day activities of individuals and entities in order to pre-emptively minimize vulnerability to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Politics of Transnational Law

  • China and Transboundary Water Politics in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hongzhou Zhang, Mingjiang Li

    Water-related conflicts have a long history and will continue to be a global and regional problem. Asia, with 1.5 billion of its people living in shared river basins, and with very few transboundary rivers governed by treaties, is especially prone to such conflicts. The key to mitigating…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge

  • Bitcoin and Beyond (Open Access)

    Cryptocurrencies, Blockchains, and Global Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Campbell-Verduyn

    Since the launch of Bitcoin in 2009 several hundred different ‘cryptocurrencies’ have been developed and become accepted for a wide variety of transactions in leading online commercial marketplaces and the ‘sharing economy’, as well as by more traditional retailers, manufacturers, and even by…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • World Peace Through Law

    Replacing War with the Global Rule of Law, 1st Edition

    By James Taylor Ranney

    This book deals with the history and future of the concept of ‘world peace through law’ (WPTL), which advocates replacing the use of international force with the global rule of law. WPTL calls for replacing war with the global rule of law by arms reductions, including the abolition of nuclear…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge

  • Regime Interaction and Climate Change

    The Case of International Aviation and Maritime Transport, 1st Edition

    By Beatriz Martinez Romera

    The regulation of greenhouse gas emissions from international aviation and maritime transport has proved to be a difficult task for international climate negotiations such as the Paris Agreement in 2015. Almost two decades prior, Article 2.2 of the Kyoto Protocol excluded emissions from…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • The Protection of Vulnerable Groups under International Human Rights Law

    1st Edition

    By Ingrid Nifosi-Sutton

    The protection of vulnerable groups varies under international human rights law. Depending on the group at stake, protection may be more or less advanced. In some cases, the international community has deemed it necessary to adopt conventions providing for the rights of certain vulnerable groups…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

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