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Forthcoming Asian Law Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Transitional Justice in South Asia

    A Study of Afghanistan and Nepal

    By Tazreena Sajjad

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Offering a comparative case study of transitional justice processes in Afghanistan and Nepal, this book critically evaluates the way the "local" is consulted in post-conflict efforts toward peace and reconciliation. It argues that there is a tendency in transitional justice efforts to contain the...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Deliberating Environmental Policy in India

    Participation and the Role of Advocacy

    By Sunayana Ganguly

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia and the Environment

    As one of the world’s largest and most bio-diverse countries, India’s approach to environmental policy will be very significant in tackling global environmental challenges. This book explores the transformations that have taken place in the making of environmental policy in India since the economic...

    To Be Published November 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Singapore Arbitration Legislation

    Annotated, 2nd Edition

    By Robert Merkin, Johanna Hjalmarsson

    Series: Lloyd's Arbitration Law Library

    The book provides a comprehensive and in depth guide to the regulatory framework in Singapore, the first of its kind for the foremost jurisdiction for international arbitration in the Asia-Pacific geographic zone. It is designed with practitioners in mind and provides terse and specific but...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Informa Law from Routledge

  4. Confucian Constitutionalism in East Asia

    By Bui Ngoc Son

    Series: Routledge Law in Asia

    Western liberal constitutionalism has expanded recently, with, in East Asia, the constitutional systems of Japan, South Korea and Taiwan based on Western principles, and with even the socialist polities of China and Vietnam having some regard to such principles. Despite the alleged universal...

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  5. Constitutional Interpretation in Singapore

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Jaclyn L Neo

    Series: Routledge Law in Asia

    At the heart of constitutional interpretation is the struggle between, on the one hand, fidelity to founding meanings, and, on the other hand, creative interpretation to suit the context and needs of an evolving society. This book considers the recent growth of constitutional interpretation cases...

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  6. China's Socialist Rule of Law

    Deepening Reforms, International Implications

    Edited by John Garrick, Yan Chang Bennett

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This new edited volume presents fresh empirical research on the emerging outcomes of China’s deepening law reforms under the Xi Jinping regime. It provides a critical appraisal of the directions of law reform during the first term of Xi’s leadership and, in particular, how China’s domestic law...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Politics and Constitutions in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Marco Bünte, Björn Dressel

    Series: Routledge Law in Asia

    In recent years the constitutional landscape of Southeast Asia has changed tremendously. Against a worldwide background of liberalization, globalization, and democratization, states in the region have begun to alter their constitutions, reinforcing human rights provisions, and putting in place...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Human Rights in Asia

    Edited by Fernand de Varennes, Christie May Gardiner

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Gender, Violence and the State in Asia

    Edited by Amy Barrow, Joy Chia

    Series: Routledge Research on Gender in Asia Series

    The book brings together scholars, legal practitioners and human rights advocates to examine the intersections between gender, violence and the state in Asian contexts. With diverse backgrounds, the contributors to this book bridge the divide between policy, laws and practice to offer a unique...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Asian Law

    Edited by Christoph Antons

    This handbook is a cutting-edge and comprehensive resource which surveys the interdisciplinary field of Asian Law. Written by an international team of experts, articles cover issues as diverse as gender equality, the religious revival, discourses on the rule of law, human rights, Corporate...

    To Be Published June 15th 2016 by Routledge