Human Rights Products

  • The Ethics of Immigration Policy

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Adam Hosein

    The Ethics of Immigration: An Introduction systematically and comprehensively examines the ethical issues surrounding the concept of immigration. Addressing important questions such as: Can states claim a right to control their borders and if so to what extent? How can you determine which…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    The Ethics of ...

  • Human Security and International Law

    The Role of the United Nations, 1st Edition

    By Emma McClean

    This book evaluates how far the UN has embraced human security as a policy agenda and explores its relevance for international law. The extent to which the UN has embraced human security as a viable policy agenda has implications and consequences for international law, such as the challenge to…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Security

  • Preventing Genocide and Mass Killing

    A criminological approach, 1st Edition

    By Taylor Seybolt

    This book is about the prevention of genocide and mass killing, presenting a pragmatic theory founded on the theories of crime prevention. A series of mass atrocities over the past decade and a half, together with the emergence of the normative belief that governments are responsible for the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

  • The Radical Philosophy of Rights

    1st Edition

    By Costas Douzinas

      After 1989, human rights have expanded into a vernacular touching every aspect of social life. They are seen as the key concept in morals and politics and a main tool for forging individual and collective identities. They are the ideology after ‘the end of ideologies’ – the only values left after…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Humanitarian Protection

    Principles, Law and Practice, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Understanding War as Punishment

    Punitive Logics Beyond The State, 1st Edition

    By Teresa Degenhardt

    The notion of crime is frequently used to justify military interventions. Thus military operations are reconstructed as a way of stopping crime and human rights violations and international punishment as a state practice. This book analyses the increasing overlap of criminology and international…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

    The Politics and Practice of Refugee Protection, 3rd Edition

    By Alexander Betts, Gil Loescher, James Milner

    The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is a concise and comprehensive introduction to refugees and the United Nations agency that protects and assists them. Written by experts in the field, the book examines the relationship between global politics and the work of the Office of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • UN Territorial Administration and Human Rights

    The Mission in Kosovo, 1st Edition

    By Gjylbehare Bella Murati

    This book offers an original and insightful analysis of the human rights inadequacies that arise in the practice of UN territorial administration. By analysing and assessing the practice of UNMIK, this book offers original and insightful analysis of the human rights shortcomings that arise in the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Law and Justice

  • Transitional Justice and the Disappeared of Northern Ireland

    Silence, Memory and the Construction of the Past, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Dempster

    This book employs a transitional justice lens to address the ‘disappearances’ that occurred during the Northern Ireland conflict – or ‘Troubles’ – and the post-conflict response to these ‘disappearances.’ Despite an extensive literature around ‘dealing with the past’ in Northern Ireland, as well as…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • The Culture of Dissenting Memory

    Truth Commissions in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Véronique Tadjo

    This volume deals with the manifold ways in which histories are debated and indeed historicity and historiography themselves are interrogated via the narrative modes of the truth commissions. It traces the various medial responses (memoirs, fiction, poetry, film, art) which have emerged in the wake…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge India
    Literary Cultures of the Global South

  • Understanding the Humanitarian World

    2nd Edition

    By Daniel G Maxwell, Kirsten Gelsdorf

    Conflict and disaster have been part of human history for as long as it has been recorded. Over time, more mechanisms for responding to crises have developed and become more systematized. Today a large and complex ‘global humanitarian response system’ made up of a multitude of local, national and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Understanding Global Politics

    Actors and Themes in International Affairs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Larres, Ruth Wittlinger

    Contemporary international affairs are largely shaped by widely differing thematic issues and actors, such as nation states, international institutions, NGOs and multinational companies. Obtaining a deeper understanding of these multifaceted themes and actors is crucial for developing a genuine…

    Paperback – 2019-04-20 
    Routledge

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