Human Rights Products

  • British Media and the Rwandan Genocide

    By John Nathaniel Clarke

    Throughout the 1990s, humanitarian interventionism sat at a crossroads, where ideas about rights and duties within and beyond borders collided with an international reality of civil conflict where the most basic human rights were violated in the most brutal manner. This growing awareness of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Military Intervention in the Middle East and North Africa

    The Case of NATO in Libya

    By Susannah O'Sullivan

    This book contributes to an increasingly important branch of critical security studies that combines insights from critical geopolitics and postcolonial critique, by making an argument about the geographies of violence and their differential impact in contemporary security practices, including but…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Critically Examining the Case Against the 1998 Human Rights Act

    Edited by Frederick Cowell

    Since its inception in 1998 the Human Rights Act (HRA) has come in for a wide variety of criticism on legal, constitutional, political and cultural grounds. More recently, this criticism escalated significantly as politicians have seriously considered proposals for its abolition. This book examines…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07 
    Routledge

  • Human Rights and Radical Social Transformation

    Futurity, Alterity, Power

    By Kathryn McNeilly

    Against the recent backdrop of socio-political crisis, radical thinking and activism to challenge the oppressive operation of power has increased. Such thinkers and activists have aimed for radical social transformation in the sense of challenging dominant ways of viewing the world, including the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • The Reparative Effects of Human Rights Trials

    Lessons From Argentina

    By Rosario Figari Layus

    Justice in domestic courts is one of the most prominent aims of victims seeking to obtain accountability for human rights violations. It is, however, also one of the most difficult to achieve. In many Latin American countries, as well as elsewhere, activists have put human rights prosecutions…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Discrimination

    Edited by Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

    While it has many connections to other topics in normative and applied ethics, discrimination is a central subject in philosophy in its own right. It plays a significant role in relation to many real-life complaints about unjust treatment or unjust inequalities, and it raises a number of questions…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics

  • Shaping Citizenship

    A Political Concept in Theory, Debate, and Practice

    Edited by Claudia Wiesner, Anna Björk, Hanna-Mari Kivistö, Katja Mäkinen

    Citizenship is a core concept for the Social Sciences, and citizenship is also frequently interpreted, challenged and contested in different political arenas. Shaping Citizenship explores how the concept is debated and contested, defined and re-defined, used and constructed by different agents, at…

    Hardback – 2017-09-01 
    Routledge
    Conceptualising Comparative Politics

  • Freedom of Expression and Religious Hate Speech in Europe

    By Erica Howard

    In recent years, the Danish cartoons affair, the Charlie Hebdo murders and the terrorist attacks in Brussels and Paris have resulted in increasingly strident anti-Islamic speeches by politicians. This raises questions about the limits to freedom of expression and whether this freedom can and should…

    Hardback – 2017-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Dignity and Human Rights

    Language Philosophy and Social Realizations

    By Stephan P. Leher

    Is it impossible to assess dignity, the agency of autonomy and equality of rights under the current rule of law, when we are met by global challenges like climate change, financial crisis, food crisis, natural disasters, inequality, violent conflicts and trade disputes? Drawing on European…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Human Rights and the Northern Ireland Conflict

    Law, Politics and Conflict, 1921-2014

    By Omar Grech

    This interdisciplinary book explores the Northern Ireland conflict through a human rights framework. The book examines the conflict from the creation of the Northern Ireland state in 1921 to 2014. This time-frame allows an analysis of how human rights impacted upon the conflict in its broadest…

    Hardback – 2017-08-17 
    Routledge
    Law, Conflict and International Relations

  • Taking the Measure of Autonomy

    A Four-Dimensional Theory of Self-Governance

    By Suzy Killmister

    This book takes a radically different approach to the concept of autonomy. Killmister defends a theory of autonomy that is three-dimensional and constituted by what she calls ‘self-definition,’ ‘self-realisation,’ and ‘self-unification.’ While sufficiently complex to inform a full range of social…

    Hardback – 2017-08-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Redefined Labour Spaces

    Organising Workers in Post-Liberalised India

    Edited by Sobin George, Shalini Sinha

    This book discusses the transformation of labour movements and trade unionism in post-liberalised India. It looks at emergent collectivism, both in formal and informal sectors and relates it to changing political and industrial relations. Bringing together studies of resistance, struggles and new…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge India

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