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  1. The End of a Natural Monopoly

    Deregulation and Competition in the Electric Power Industry

    Edited by Daniel H. Cole, Peter Grossman

    Series: The Economics of Legal Relationships

    This book addresses the fundamental issues underlying the debate over electric power regulation and deregulation. After decades of the presumption that the electric power industry was a natural monopoly, recent times have seen a trend of deregulation followed by panicked re-regulation. This...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Tangled Complexity of the EU Constitutional Process

    The Frustrating Knot of Europe

    By Giuseppe Martinico

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    Despite the rejection of the EU Constitutional Treaty eventually leading to the adoption of the Lisbon Treaty, the debates concerning the European Union’s constitutional framework continue. This book builds on the discourse in European Union constitutionalism in order to offer a novel analysis of...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Reforming the UN Security Council Membership

    The illusion of representativeness

    By Sabine Hassler

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    This book comprehensively examines the different proposals put forward for reforming the UN Security Council by analysing their objectives and exploring whether the implementation of these proposals would actually create a representative and more effective Security Council. The book places the...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. International Law and Civil Wars

    Intervention and Consent

    By Eliav Lieblich

    Series: Law, Conflict and International Relations

    This book examines the international law of forcible intervention in civil wars, in particular the role of party-consent in affecting the legality of such intervention. In modern international law, it is a near consensus that no state can use force against another – the main exceptions being...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  6. European Union Governance

    Effectiveness and Legitimacy in European Commission Committees

    By Karen Heard-Laureote

    Series: Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

    The European Commission has increasingly focused on the benefits it can derive from the greater participation of organized civil society in its role and activities. In the face of general decline in public trust in the institutions of government, it facilitated and encouraged new channels of access...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  7. European Governmentality

    The Liberal Drift of Multilevel Governance

    By Richard Münch

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    This book contributes to the literature on the change of governance in the context of its European multilevel organization. The integration of Europe is a process of fundamental social change: a process of constructing a European society and of deconstructing the national societies. Münch...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Diversity in Europe

    Dilemnas of differential treatment in theory and practice

    Edited by Gideon Calder, Emanuela Ceva

    From bans on religious symbols in public spaces, to the provision of abortion by doctors, recent cases across Europe have highlighted acute dilemmas about how best to respond to the claims of individuals or groups feeling that their values or beliefs are not treated fairly by the law. Diversity in...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Legislatures of Small States

    A Comparative Study

    Edited by Nicholas D J Baldwin

    Series: Library of Legislative Studies

    This book provides a comparative study of the legislatures of small nations, states and territories, to explore the extent to which size is a factor in how they function and fulfil the roles and responsibility of a legislature. Though the physical nature and environment of states is a neglected...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect

    Edited by W. Andy Knight, Frazer Egerton

    This Handbook offers a comprehensive examination of the Responsibility to Protect norm in world politics, which aims to end mass atrocities against civilians. The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) is amongst the most significant norms in global politics. As the authoritative guide to R2P, this...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Assessing the Long-Term Impact of Truth Commissions: The Chilean Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Historical Perspective
    By Anita Ferrara
    To Be Published September 21st 2014
  2. International Investment Law: A Chinese Perspective
    By Guiguo Wang
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  3. Making Law and Courts Research Relevant: The Normative Implications of Empirical Research
    Edited by Brandon Bartels, Chris W. Bonneau
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  4. Offshore Contracts and Liabilities
    Edited by Baris Soyer, Andrew Tettenborn
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  5. The WTO and Infant Industry Promotion in Developing Countries: Perspectives on the Chinese Large Civil Aircraft
    By Juan He
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014

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