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New and Published Books

  1. Earth Jurisprudence

    Private Property and the Environment

    By Peter Burdon

    Series: Law, Justice and Ecology

    The idea of human dominion over nature has become entrenched by the dominant rights-based interpretation of private property. Accordingly, nature is not attributed any inherent value and becomes merely the matter of a human property relationship. Earth Jurisprudence: Private Property and the...

    Published August 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Voyage Charters

    4th Edition

    By Julian Cooke, Tim Young, Michael Ashcroft, Andrew Taylor, John Kimball, David Martowski, LeRoy Lambert, Michael Sturley

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Widely regarded as the leading authority on voyage charters, this book is the most comprehensive and intellectually-rigorous analysis of the area, is regularly cited in court and by arbitrators, and is the go-to guide for drafting and disputing charterparty contracts. Voyage Charters provides the...

    Published August 28th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  3. Balancing Privacy and Free Speech

    Unwanted Attention in the Age of Social Media

    By Mark Tunick

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

    In an age of smartphones, Facebook and YouTube, privacy may seem to be a norm of the past. This book addresses ethical and legal questions that arise when media technologies are used to give individuals unwanted attention. Drawing from a broad range of cases within the US, UK, Australia, Europe,...

    Published August 28th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Dispute Resolution in Sport

    Athletes, Law and Arbitration

    By David McArdle

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    An increasing number of sport disputes are being resolved by way of arbitration. This is the first book to critically examine the processes and benefits of sportspecific arbitration as compared to litigation. The book explores, in depth, the development of alternative dispute resolutions in sports,...

    Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics

    Edited by Yann Joly, Bartha Maria Knoppers

    This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful of national developments, the handbook supports a global perspective in its approach...

    Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Disability, Hate Crime and Violence

    Edited by Alan Roulstone, Hannah Mason-Bish

    Series: Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

    This book provides a comprehensive and interdisciplinary examination of disability, hate crime and violence, exploring its emergence on the policy agenda. Engaging with the latest debates in criminology, disability and violence studies, it goes beyond conventional notions of hate crime to look at...

    Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Contract in Context

    By Richard Austen-Baker, Qi Zhou

    Contract in Context provides an easy to read, in depth analysis of the purpose and role of contract law and the theories that surround it. It looks at the historical development of contract law as well as providing detailed analysis of some of the leading theoretical explanations and how they are...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Asylum Seeking and the Global City

    By Francesco Vecchio

    Series: Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

    Asylum seeking and the global city are two major contemporary subjects of analysis to emerge both in the literature and in public and official discourses on human rights, urban socioeconomic change and national security. Based on extensive, original ethnographic research, this book examines the...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Disaster Law

    By Kristian Cedervall Lauta

    Disasters and their management are today central to public and political agendas. Rather than being understood as exclusively acts of God and Nature, natural disasters are increasingly analysed as social vulnerability exposed by natural hazards. A disaster following an earthquake is no longer seen...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Indigenous Peoples, Customary Law and Human Rights – Why Living Law Matters

    By Brendan Tobin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Law and Sustainable Development

    This highly original work demonstrates the fundamental role of customary law for the realization of Indigenous peoples’ human rights and for sound national and international legal governance. The book reviews the legal status of customary law and its relationship with positive and natural law from...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. International Law and Civil Wars: Intervention and Consent
    By Eliav Lieblich
    To Be Published August 30th 2014
  2. Sovereignty, Human Rights and Global Order
    By Sam Adelman
    To Be Published August 31st 2014
  3. Forensic Criminology
    By Andy Williams
    To Be Published September 1st 2014
  4. Social and Economic Rights in Theory and Practice: Critical Inquiries
    Edited by Helena Alviar García, Karl Klare, Lucy A. Williams
    To Be Published September 1st 2014
  5. Applied Police Research: Challenges and opportunities
    Edited by Ella Cockbain, Johannes Knutsson
    To Be Published September 1st 2014

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