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New and Published Books

  1. The Regulation of Internet Pornography

    Issues and Challenges

    By Abhilash Nair

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

    The regulation of pornography has always been a contentious issue, and has sparked wide ranging debates in relation to its regulation and control. However, the use of the internet to distribute and access pornography has magnified this debate due to the global nature of the internet and the variety...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Aid

    By Paul Mosley

    Series: Global Institutions

    The book provides an up-to-date overview of the politics by which aid flows are determined and of their impact on development, from the level of the global economy down to the individual household. There is a particular focus on the promise of the Millennium Development Goals to ‘make poverty...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Extraterritoriality and International Human Rights Law

    The Spatial Reach of African Human Rights Treaties

    By Takele Soboka Bulto

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    The overall structure of international human rights law has generally been understood as a regime that is designed in such a way as to protect individuals and groups against abusive domestic state power. The initial stages of the development of international human rights law focused on limiting the...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Claims, Disputes and Litigation Involving BIM

    By Jason M Dougherty

    Are you unsure about: the current US legal environment with respect to BIM and VDC? the evolving standards of care for design and construction professionals using BIM and VDC? what practical methods and techniques can be used for analyzing construction claims and disputes involving BIM...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sustainable Development Principles in the Decisions of International Courts and Tribunals

    1992-2012

    Edited by Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, Yolanda Saito, Judge C.G. Weeramantry

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    The 2002 New Delhi Declaration of Principles of International Law relating to Sustainable Development marked a significant milestone setting out seven principles of sustainable development that have been agreed in treaties and soft-law instruments such as the outcomes of the 1992 UN ‘Earth Summit’...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Plantation Politics

    Forest plantations in development

    By Caroline Sargent, Stephen Bass

    Series: Natural Resource Management Set

    Plantations are playing an increasingly important part in the development and the economies of the South. Plantation Politics is the first book to examine their rationale and purpose, exposing the misconceptions and myths that have surrounded their role, and describing the contribution they can...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Western Legal Traditions

    A Comparison of Civil Law and Common Law

    By Martin Vranken

    The rule of law constitutes the hallmark of contemporary Western society. However, public perceptions and attitudes to the law can vary in space and time. This book explores legal solutions to selected problem scenarios in their broader historical, economic, political and societal context. The...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Federation Press

  8. Crime, Desire and Law's Unconscious

    Law, Literature and Culture

    By David Gurnham

    Sexual desire, and the possible dangers associated with its more extreme manifestations, provokes strong, albeit often contradictory reactions. Such reactions are a well-known stimulant of creative, juridical and scholarly activity, and the texts of law, literature and academic criticism...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Comparative Law - Engaging Translation

    Edited by Simone Glanert

    In an era marked by processes of economic, political and legal integration that are arguably unprecedented in their range and impact, the translation of law has assumed a significance which it would be hard to overstate. The following situations are typical. A French law school is teaching French...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Public Indecency in England 1857-1960

    'A Serious and Growing Evil’

    By David J. Cox, Kim Stevenson, Candida Harris, Judith Rowbotham

    Series: Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

    Throughout the nineteenth century and twentieth century, various attempts were made to define and control problematic behaviour in public by legal and legislative means through the use of a somewhat nebulous concept of ‘indecency’. Remarkably however, public indecency remains a much...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Accountability for Violations of International Humanitarian Law: Essays in Honour of Tim McCormack
    Edited by Jadranka Petrovic
    To Be Published July 3rd 2015
  2. Well-Known Trade Marks: A Comparative Study of Japan and the EU
    By Hiroko Onishi
    To Be Published July 7th 2015
  3. Community and the Problem of Crime
    By Karen Evans
    To Be Published July 7th 2015
  4. A Critical Introduction to Law, 4th Edition
    By Wade Mansell
    To Be Published July 8th 2015
  5. International Maritime Conventions (Volume 3): Protection of the Marine Environment
    By Francesco Berlingieri
    To Be Published July 9th 2015

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