Human Rights Products

  • Children’s Rights Law in the Global Human Rights Landscape

    Isolation, inspiration, integration?

    Edited by Eva Brems, Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet

    Children’s rights law is often studied and perceived in isolation from the broader field of human rights law. This volume explores to the inter-relationship between children’s rights law and more general human rights law in order to see whether elements from each could successfully inform the other…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Constitutionalism, Democracy and Religious Freedom

    To be Fully Human

    By Hans-Martien ten Napel

    In both Europe and the United States it can be argued that the associational and institutional dimensions of the right to freedom of religion or belief are increasingly coming under pressure. This book demonstrates why a more classical understanding of the idea of a liberal democracy can allow for…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Law and Religion

  • Constitution-making and Human Rights in the Sudans

    Edited by Lutz Oette, Mohamed Abdelsalam Babiker

    Sudan and South Sudan have suffered from repeated cycles of conflict and authoritarianism resulting in serious human rights and humanitarian law violations. Several efforts, such as the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement and transitional justice initiatives have recognised that the failure to…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Routledge Research in Constitutional Law

  • Human Rights in Business

    Removal of Barriers to Access to Justice in the European Union

    Edited by Juan José Álvarez Álvarez Rubio, Katerina Yiannibas

    The capacity to abuse, or in general affect the enjoyment of human, labour and environmental rights has risen with the increased social and economic power that multinational companies wield in the global economy. At the same time, it appears that it is difficult to regulate the activities of…

    Hardback – 2017-01-25 

  • The Collective Dimension of Freedom of Religion

    A Case Study on Turkey

    By Mine Yıldırım

    The right to freedom of religion or belief, as enshrined in international human rights documents, is unique in its formulation in that it provides protection for the enjoyment of the rights "in community with others". This book explores the notion of the collective dimension of freedom of religion…

    Hardback – 2017-01-23 
    Law and Religion

  • What is this thing called Global Justice?

    By Kok-Chor Tan

    What is this thing called Global Justice? explores the core topics covered on the increasingly popular undergraduate modules on global justice including: world poverty economic inequality nationalism human rights humanitarian intervention immigration global democracy and governance…

    Paperback – 2017-01-20 
    What is this thing called?

  • Challenging Territoriality in Human Rights Law

    Building Blocks for a Plural and Diverse Duty-Bearer Regime

    Edited by Wouter Vandenhole

    Human rights have traditionally been framed in a vertical perspective with the duties of States confined to their own citizens or residents. Interpretations of international human rights treaties tend either to ignore or downplay obligations beyond this ‘territorial space’. This edited volume…

    Paperback – 2017-01-14 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Right to Democracy in International Law

    Between Procedure, Substance and the Philosophy of John Rawls

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-01-13 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Freedom in Practice

    Governance, Autonomy and Liberty in the Everyday

    Edited by Moises Lino e Silva, Huon Wardle

    ‘Freedom’ is one of the most fiercely contested words in contemporary global experience. This book provides an up-to-date overview from an anthropological perspective of the diverse ways in which freedom is understood and practised in everyday life, including the emergent relationships between…

    Hardback – 2016-12-20 
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Genocide

    A Comprehensive Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Adam Jones

    Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction is the most wide-ranging textbook on genocide yet published. The book is designed as a text for upper-undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a primer for non-specialists and general readers interested in learning about one of humanity’s enduring…

    Paperback – 2016-12-19 

  • The Ethics of Global Poverty

    An introduction

    By Scott Wisor

    The Ethics of Global Poverty offers a thorough introduction to the ethical issues surrounding global poverty. It addresses important questions such as: What is poverty and how is it measured? What are the causes of poverty? Do wealthy individuals have a moral duty to reduce global poverty?…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 
    The Ethics of ...

  • Military, Monarchy and Repression

    Assessing Thailand's Authoritarian Turn

    Edited by Kevin Hewison, Veerayooth Kanchoochat

    Thailand’s politics has been contentious in recent years. With a military coup in 2006 and another in 2014, the country has moved from being a promising electoral democracy to a military dictatorship. Electoral politics was embraced enthusiastically by some groups, including those in rural areas of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 

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