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New and Published Books

  1. Indigenous Peoples, Title to Territory, Rights and Resources

    The Transformative Role of Free Prior and Informed Consent

    By Cathal M. Doyle

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    The right of indigenous peoples under international human rights law to give or withhold their Free Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) to natural resource extraction in their territories is increasingly recognized by intergovernmental organizations, international bodies, and industry actors, as well...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Habitats Directive in its EU Environmental Law Context

    European Nature’s Best Hope?

    Edited by Charles-Hubert Born, An Cliquet, Hendrik Schoukens, Delphine Misonne, Geert Van Hoorick

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    This book analyses the Habitats Directive; one of the most prominent piece of EU environmental legislation of the past decades. Seen by some as the cornerstone of Europe’s nature conservation policy, among other measures the Directive established the so-called "Natura 2000" ecological network,...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Technology and the Law on the Use of Force

    New Security Challenges in the Twenty-First Century

    By Jackson Maogoto

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    As governmental and non-governmental operations become progressively supported by vast automated systems and electronic data flows, attacks of government information infrastructure, operations and processes pose a serious threat to economic and military interests. In 2007 Estonia suffered a month...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Development of Disability Rights Under International Law

    From Charity to Human Rights

    By Arlene S. Kanter

    The adoption of the Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (CPRD) by the United Nations in 2006 is the first comprehensive and binding treaty on the rights of people with disabilities. It establishes the right of people with disabilities to equality, dignity, autonomy, full...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Genetic Discrimination

    Transatlantic Perspectives on the Case for a European Level Legal Response

    Edited by Gerard Quinn, Aisling de Paor, Peter Blanck

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Greening of European Business under EU Law

    Taking Article 11 TFEU Seriously

    Edited by Beate Sjåfjell, Anja Wiesbrock

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    The relationship between environmentally sustainable development and company and business law has emerged in recent years as a matter of major concern for many scholars, policy-makers, businesses and nongovernmental organisations. This book offers a conceptual analysis of the principles of...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Combating Human Trafficking

    A Multidisciplinary Approach

    Edited by Michael J. Palmiotto

    A centuries-old crime, human trafficking occurs not only in undeveloped countries, but also in some surprising locations. Right here in the United States, individuals are recruited, transported, and held by unlawful means—either through deception or under threat of violence. Approaching the topic...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Handbook for Marine Radio Communication

    6th Edition

    By G.D. Lees, W.G. Williamson

    This bestselling book provides an incomparable reference source for all vessels using maritime radio communication systems, which are now a legislative requirement. It includes exhaustive coverage of all UK and international regulations relating to modern maritime communications, such as the...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  9. Sovereignty and the Responsibility to Protect

    The Power of Norms and the Norms of the Powerful

    By Theresa Reinold

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    This book explores how the bedrock institution of today’s global order – sovereignty – is undergoing transformation as a result of complex interactions between power and norms, between politics and international law. This book analyses a series of controversial military interventions into the...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  10. International Law and Drone Strikes in Pakistan

    The Legal and Socio-political Aspects

    By Sikander Ahmed Shah

    Series: Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict

    While conventional warfare has an established body of legal precedence, the legality of drone strikes by the United States in Pakistan and elsewhere remains ambiguous. This book explores the legal and political issues surrounding the use of drones in Pakistan. Drawing from international treaty law,...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. China’s Human Rights Lawyers: Advocacy and Resistance
    By Eva Pils
    To Be Published November 27th 2014
  2. The Global Political Economy of Trade Protectionism and Liberalization: Trade Reform and Economic Adjustment in Textiles and Clothing
    By Tony Heron
    To Be Published November 27th 2014
  3. Tools of Justice: Non-discrimination and the Indian Constitution
    By Kalpana Kannabiran
    To Be Published November 27th 2014
  4. Australia as a Good International Citizen
    By Alison Pert
    To Be Published November 27th 2014
  5. Return of Torture
    By Mattias Gardell
    To Be Published November 30th 2014

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