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  • Integrationism and the Self

    Reflections on the Legal Personhood of Animals, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Hutton

    In recent years a set of challenging questions have arisen in relation to the status of animals, their treatment by human beings, their cognitive abilities and the nature of their feelings, emotions, and capacity for suffering. This ground-breaking book draws from integrational semiology to…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

  • 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

  • Social Justice

    Inter-disciplinary Inquiries From India, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. V. Cybil

    This book explores the political and philosophical underpinnings of exclusion and social injustice in India. It examines social movements, anti-caste uprisings, reformers like Ambedkar and Narayana Guru and ethnographic studies to establish a link the idea of nationhood and ideas of purity and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge India

  • The Law and Politics of Inclusion

    From Rights to Practices of Disidentification, 1st Edition

    By Valeria Venditti

    This book addresses the predicament of political and legal inclusion. On the one hand, inclusion constitutes a powerful framework of political agency, as people can gain access to forms of recognition granting legal protection and social visibility. On the other hand, inclusion requires their…

    Hardback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Mapping Place Names of India

    1st Edition

    By Anu Kapur

    This book is the first of its kind to chart the terrain of contemporary India’s many place names. It explores different ‘place connections’, investigates how places are named and renamed and looks at the forces that are remaking the future place name map of India. Lucid and accessible, this book…

    Paperback – 2019-03-29 
    Routledge India

  • Ends and Means in Policing

    1st Edition

    By John Kleinig

    Policing is a highly pragmatic occupation. It is designed to achieve the important social ends of peacekeeping and public safety, and is empowered to do so using means that are ordinarily seen as problematic, that is, the use of force, deception, and invasions of privacy, along with considerable…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Policing

  • Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing

    Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Rimonda Maroun

    While there is extensive research published concerning juvenile justice and sentencing, most research focuses on individual and extra-legal factors, such as age, race, and gender, with scant attention to the impact of macro-level factors. This book assesses how a specific contextual…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Juvenile Justice and Delinquency

  • Expanding Perspectives on Human Rights in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by M. Raymond Izarali, Oliver Masakure, Bonny Ibhawoh

    This book draws attention to emerging issues around the rights of minorities, marginalized groups and persons in Africa. It explores the gaps between human rights provisions and conditions, showing that although international human rights principles have been embraced in the continent, various…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

  • Recalibrating Juvenile Detention

    Lessons Learned from the Court-Ordered Reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, 1st Edition

    By David W. Roush

    Recalibrating Juvenile Detention chronicles the lessons learned from the 2007-2015 landmark U.S. District Court-ordered reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (JTDC) in Illinois, following years of litigation by the ACLU about egregious and unconstitutional conditions of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • The Politics of Legality in a Neoliberal Age

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Golder, Daniel McLoughlin

    This volume addresses the relationship between law and neoliberalism. Assembling work from established and emerging legal scholars, political theorists, philosophers, historians, and sociologists from around the world – including the Americas, Australia, Europe, and the United Kingdom – it…

    Paperback – 2019-02-08 
    Routledge

  • The International People’s Tribunal for 1965 and the Indonesian Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Saskia E. Wieringa, Annie Pohlman, Jess Melvin

    The International People’s Tribunal addressed the many forms of violence during the period of the massacres of 1965–1966 in Indonesia. It was held in The Hague, The Netherlands, in November 2015, to commemorate fifty years since the killings began. The Tribunal, as a people’s court, holds no…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Statebuilding and State Formation in the Western Pacific

    Solomon Islands in Transition?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Allen, Sinclair Dinnen

    This book provides a rigorous and cross-disciplinary analysis of this Melanesian nation at a critical juncture in its post-colonial and post-conflict history, with contributions from leading scholars of Solomon Islands. The notion of ‘transition’ as used to describe the recent drawdown of the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

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