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New and Published Books

  1. Marine Insurance Fraud

    By Baris Soyer

    Series: Maritime and Transport Law Library

    This book provides a comprehensive and coherent legal analysis of the impact of fraud on the position of various parties to a marine insurance contract, as well as the cover provided by standard marine policies. The issues under discussion in this invaluable guide are also equally relevant in the...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  2. Regulating Tobacco, Alcohol and Unhealthy Foods

    The Legal Issues

    Edited by Tania Voon, Andrew Mitchell, Jonathan Liberman

    The need to reduce disability and premature deaths from non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is increasingly engaging international organisations and national and sub-national governments. In this book, experts from a range of backgrounds provide insights into the legal implications of regulating...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Mediating Human Rights

    Culture, Media and the Human Rights Act

    By Lieve Gies

    Drawing on social-legal, cultural and media theory, this book is one of the first to examine the media politics of human rights. It examines how the media construct the story of human rights, investigating what lies behind the apparent media hostility to human rights and what has become of the...

    Published July 20th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Injunctive Relief and International Arbitration

    By Hakeem Seriki

    Series: Lloyd's Arbitration Law Library

    This book explores from an English law and Institutional perspective the various types of injunctive relief that are available to a party before and during arbitral proceedings. In particular, this book examines the basis of the power of English Courts to grant such injunctions and explains when...

    Published July 20th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  5. Peacebuilding

    Edited by Vincent Chetail, Oliver Jütersonke

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    The controversies raised by the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan, the situation in Iraq, and the management of the ‘Arab Spring’ uprisings have demonstrated anew that achieving peace is not merely a matter of ending wars. Indeed, the consequences of conflicts often extend far beyond the...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland

    By Jessie Blackbourn

    Series: Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

    The Northern Ireland peace process has been heralded by those involved as a successful example of transformation from a violent conflict to a peaceful society. This book examines the implementation of the Belfast Agreement in Northern Ireland, and evaluates whether its goal to establish a normal,...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge International Handbook on Hate Crime

    Edited by Nathan Hall, Abbee Corb, Paul Giannasi, John Grieve

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This edited collection brings together many of the world's leading experts, both academic and practitioner, in a single volume handbook that examines key international issues in the field of hate crime. Collectively it examines a range of pertinent areas with the ultimate aim of providing a...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Human Rights and Humanitarian Norms, Strategic Framing, and Intervention

    Lessons for the Responsibility to Protect

    By Melissa Labonte

    Series: Global Institutions

    The human rights and humanitarian landscape of the modern era has been littered with acts that have shocked the moral conscience of mankind, and there has been wide variation in whether, how, and to what degree states respond to mass atrocity crimes, even when they share similar characteristics. In...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Nuclear Energy Safety and International Cooperation

    Closing the World's Most Dangerous Reactors

    By Spencer Barrett Meredith, III

    Series: Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

    Twenty-five years after the Chernobyl explosion, disaster struck once again after a tsunami overwhelmed the considerable safety measures at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan. However, Fukushima had in place a solid containment structure to reduce the spread of radiation in the event of a...

    Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Environmental Forensics Fundamentals

    A Practical Guide

    By Ioana Gloria Petrisor

    A Practical Guide to Environmental Crime Scene Investigations Releasing contaminants into the environment—whether deliberate or unintentional—can be thought of as a crime against the environment. The role of environmental forensics is to identify and prevent environmental pollution, or crimes....

    Published July 13th 2014 by CRC Press

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge International Handbook on Hate Crime
    Edited by Nathan Hall, Abbee Corb, Paul Giannasi, John Grieve
    To Be Published July 28th 2014
  2. Carbon Governance, Climate Change and Business Transformation
    Edited by Adam Bumpus, James Tansey, Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez, Chukwumerije Okereke
    To Be Published July 29th 2014
  3. The Right to Equality in European Human Rights Law: The Quest for Substance in the Jurisprudence of the European Courts
    By Charilaos Nikolaidis
    To Be Published July 29th 2014
  4. Preventing Medical Device Recalls
    By Dev Raheja
    To Be Published August 4th 2014
  5. Understanding Gender Based Violence: National and international contexts
    Edited by Nadia Aghtaie, Geetanjali Gangoli
    To Be Published August 4th 2014

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