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  1. International Maritime Conventions (Volume 2)

    Navigation, Securities, Limitation of Liability and Jurisdiction

    By Francesco Berlingieri

    Series: Maritime and Transport Law Library

    For the first time, this unique text brings together all private international maritime law conventions alongside expert commentary and analysis. Truly global in approach, the book covers each of the nineteen conventions currently in force, all scrutinised by this internationally-acclaimed author....

    Published October 12th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  2. Branch's Elements of Shipping

    9th Edition

    By Alan Edward Branch, Michael Robarts

    Since it was first published in 1964, Elements of Shipping has become established as a market leader. Now in its ninth edition, Branch’s Elements of Shipping, renamed in memory of Alan Branch, has been updated throughout and revised to take in the many changes that have occurred in the shipping...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The EU's Human Rights Dialogue with China

    Quiet Diplomacy and its Limits

    By Katrin Kinzelbach

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    The European Union uses a confidential, institutionalized Dialogue to raise human rights concerns with China, but little is publicly known about its set-up, its substance, its development over time and its impact. This book provides the first detailed reconstruction and assessment of the EU’s...

    Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Emerging Economies and Challenges to Sustainability

    Theories, strategies, local realities

    Edited by Arve Hansen, Ulrikke Wethal

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

    The rise of emerging economies represents a challenge to traditional global power balances and raises the question of how we can combine sustainability with continued economic growth. Understanding this global shift and its impact on the environment is the paramount contemporary challenge for...

    Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. State Responses to International Law

    By Kendall Stiles

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

    Do countries keep their promises to the international community? When they sign treaties or learn about new expectations, do they take them seriously and implement them? Since we already know intuitively that not all countries do, the next question – and the topic of this book – is: who complies?...

    Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Democracy and Transparency in the Indian State

    The Making of the Right to Information Act

    By Prashant Sharma

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    The enactment of the national Right to Information (RTI) Act in 2005 has been produced, consumed, and celebrated as an important event of democratic deepening in India both in terms of the process that led to its enactment (arising from a grassroots movement) and its outcome (fundamentally altering...

    Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Opening the Black Box

    The Work of Watching

    By Gavin J. D. Smith

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras are a prominent, if increasingly familiar, feature of urbanism. They symbolize the faith that spatial authorities place in technical interventions for the treatment of social problems. CCTV was principally introduced to sterilize municipalities, to govern...

    Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Transnational Security

    By Marie-Helen Maras

    Globalization and the easy movement of people, weapons, and toxins across borders has transformed security into a transnational phenomenon. Preventing transnational security threats has proven to be a very difficult challenge for governments and institutions around the world. Transnational Security...

    Published October 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Corporate Crime in China

    History and contemporary debates

    By Zhenjie Zhou

    Series: Routledge-WIAS Interdisciplinary Studies

    Corporate crime in China has garnered worldwide attention and in the recent years we have witnessed positive legislative and administrative efforts by the Chinese government to prevent corporate misconducts. This book first defines the meaning of corporate crime in China and answers the basic...

    Published October 6th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Role of Law and Regulation in Sustaining Financial Markets

    Edited by Niels Philipsen, Guangdong Xu

    Series: The Economics of Legal Relationships

    This book explores the role of law and regulation in sustaining financial markets in both developed and developing countries, particularly the European Union, United States and China. The central argument of this book is that law matters for the operation of financial markets, which, in turn,...

    Published October 6th 2014 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Role of Consent in Human Trafficking
    By Jessica Elliott
    To Be Published October 24th 2014
  2. Aboriginal Peoples, Colonialism and International Law: Raw Law
    By Irene Watson
    To Be Published October 24th 2014
  3. Moral Rhetoric and the Criminalisation of Squatting: Vulnerable Demons?
    Edited by Lorna Fox O'Mahony, David O'Mahony, Robin Hickey
    To Be Published October 24th 2014
  4. Fundamental Principles of Law and Economics
    By Alan Devlin
    To Be Published October 27th 2014
  5. Legal Pluralism and Governance in South Asia and Diasporas
    Edited by Livia Holden
    To Be Published October 27th 2014

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