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  • Human Rights and the Judicialisation of African Politics

    By Peter Brett

    Human Rights and the Judicialisation of African Politics shows readers how central questions in African politics have entered courtrooms over the last three decades, and provides the first transnational explanation for this development. The book begins with three conditions that have made…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Politics and International Relations

  • Humanitarian Protection

    Principles, Law and Practice

    By Simon Robins, Majida Rasul

    This volume takes a humanitarian perspective to protection in conflicts and seeks to introduce the what and the how of doing protection work, and the impact of the new humanitarian politics on its practice. Humanitarian protection lies at the heart of the new prominence of humanitarian action: ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Preventing Mass Atrocities

    Policies and Practices

    Edited by Barbara Harff, Ted Robert Gurr

    What can be done to warn about and organize political action to prevent genocide and mass atrocities? The international contributors to this volume are either experts or practitioners, often both, who have contributed in substantial ways to analyzing high risk situations, recommending preventive…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • Jurisdiction, Immunity and Transnational Human Rights Litigation

    By Xiaodong Yang

    This book examines, from the perspective of public international law, various issues and difficulties faced by human rights advocates in their effort to seek redress transnationally for victims of human rights abuses through the means mainly of bringing legal action against alleged violators of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Natural Resources, Extraction and Indigenous Rights in Latin America

    Exploring the Boundaries of Environmental and State-Corporate Crime in Bolivia, Peru, and Mexico

    By Marcela Torres Wong

    In 1989, the International Labor Organization stated that all indigenous peoples living in the postcolonial world were entitled to the right to prior consultation, over activities that could potentially impact their territories and traditional livelihoods. However, in many cases the economic…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Refugee News, Refugee Politics

    Journalism, Public Opinion and Policymaking in Europe

    Edited by Giovanna Dell’Orto, Irmgard Wetzstein

    The unprecedented arrival of more than a million refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants – plus the political, public and policy reactions to it – is redefining Europe. The repercussions will last for generations on such central issues as security, national identity, human rights and the very…

    Paperback – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Accountability under Socio-Economic Rights

    By Jernej Letnar Černič

    In recent decades, corporations have increasingly accepted that they have obligations to respect the socio-economic rights of individuals whose rights to livelihoods, education, food, health, housing and water are affected by the actions of corporations on a daily basis. Despite this, it is often…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29 
    Routledge
    Transnational Law and Governance

  • Critical Indigenous Rights Studies

    Edited by Giselle Corradi, Koen de Feyter, Ellen Desmet

    The field of ‘critical indigenous rights studies’ is a complex one that benefits from an interdisciplinary perspective and a realist (as opposed to an idealised) approach to indigenous peoples. This book draws on sociology of law, anthropology, political sciences and legal sciences in order to…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Scales of Governance and Indigenous Peoples

    New Rights or Same Old Wrongs?

    Edited by Irene Bellier, Jennifer Hays

    The adoption of the 2007 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples was heralded as the beginning of a new era for Indigenous Peoples’ participation in global governance bodies, as well as for the realization of Indigenous Peoples’ rights and self-determination. The category of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Disability with Dignity

    Justice, Human Rights and Equal Status

    By Linda Barclay

    Philosophical interest in disability is rapidly expanding. Philosophers are beginning to grasp the complexity of disability—as a category, with respect to well-being and as a marker of identity. However, the philosophical literature on justice and human rights has often been limited in scope and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • The Radical Philosophy of Rights

    By Costas Douzinas

    In advanced western societies, human rights have mutated, expanded and turned into a vernacular touching every aspect of social life. They are seen as the key concept of morals and politics, as well as in the forging of individual and collective identities. They are the ideology after ‘the end of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Human Rights and Justice

    Philosophical, Economic, and Social Perspectives

    Edited by Melissa Labonte, Kurt Mills

    The relationship between human rights and justice is significant, deep, and ultimately contested. The two terms themselves – human rights and justice – have experienced both conceptual and operational pushback from many quarters in recent years. Although an understanding of justice is inherent in…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16 
    Routledge
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