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  1. Urban Commons

    Rethinking the City

    Edited by Christian Borch, Martin Kornberger

    Series: Space, Materiality and the Normative

    This book rethinks the city by examining its various forms of collectivity – their atmospheres, modes of exclusion and self-organization, as well as how they are governed – on the basis of a critical discussion of the notion of urban commons. The idea of the commons has received surprisingly little...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Water Law and the Quest for Common Security

    By Bjørn-Oliver Magsig

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    The world’s freshwater supplies are increasingly threatened by rapidly increasing demand and the impacts of global climate change, but current approaches to transboundary water management are unsustainable and may threaten future global stability and international security. The...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Children’s Lives in an Era of Children’s Rights

    The Progress of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Africa

    Edited by Afua Twum-Danso Imoh, Nicola Ansell

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    The Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), which was adopted unanimously by the United Nations General Assembly in 1989, marked a turning point in the perception of children in international law and policy. Although it was hoped that the Convention would have a significant and positive impact...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking Rehabilitation

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Kathryn McPherson, Barbara E. Gibson, Alain Leplege

    Series: Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

    Rethinking Rehabilitation: Theory and Practice presents cutting-edge thinking on rehabilitation from a range of leading rehabilitation researchers. The book emphasizes discussion on the place of theory in advancing rehabilitation knowledge, unearthing important questions for policy and practice,...

    Published March 19th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Victorian Criminal Procedure

    State and Federal Law

    By Richard Fox, Nadia Deltondo

    This new edition provides a comprehensive overview of the law governing the procedures for prosecuting offenders against state and commonwealth law in Victoria. The statute law is stated as available when the Victorian Parliament rose prior to the Victorian state election in November 2014. Case law...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Federation Press

  6. Criminal Laws

    Materials and Commentary on Criminal Law and Process in NSW, 6th Edition

    By David Brown, David Farrier, Sandra Egger, Luke McNamara, Michael Grewcock, Donna Spears

    The success of Criminal Laws lies both in its distinctive features and in its appeal to a range of readerships. As one review put it, it is simultaneously a textbook, casebook, handbook and reference work. As such it is ideal for criminal law and criminal justice courses as a teaching text,...

    Published March 18th 2015 by Federation Press

  7. Transboundary Water Politics in the Developing World

    By Naho Mirumachi

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book examines the political economy that governs the management of international transboundary river basins in the developing world. These shared rivers are the setting for irrigation, hydropower and flood management projects as well as water transfer schemes. Often, these projects attempt to...

    Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  8. White-Collar Offenders and Desistance from Crime

    Future selves and the constancy of change

    By Ben Hunter

    Series: International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

    The MPs’ expenses scandal in England and Wales and the international banking crisis have both brought into focus a concern about ‘elite’ individuals and their treatment by criminal justice systems. This interest intersects with a well-established concern within criminology for the transgressions of...

    Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Law and Religion

    Edited by Silvio Ferrari

    The field of law and religion studies has undergone a profound transformation over the last thirty years, looking beyond traditional relationships between State and religious communities to include rights of religious liberty and the role of religion in the public space. This handbook features new,...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Behavioural Risks in Corporate Governance

    Regulatory Intervention as a Risk Management Mechanism

    By Ngozi Vivian Okoye

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    Recent cases of corporate failures, including the fixing of LIBOR rates and money laundering issues in the banking industry, highlight how behavioural issues on the part of company directors are significant contributory factors in corporate governance and the success or failure of companies. This...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Handbook of White-Collar and Corporate Crime in Europe
    Edited by Judith van Erp, Wim Huisman, Gudrun Vande Walle
    To Be Published April 20th 2015
  2. The Elements of Environmental Pollution
    By John Rieuwerts
    To Be Published April 21st 2015
  3. Children and International Human Rights Law: The Right of the Child to be Heard
    By Aisling Parkes
    To Be Published April 21st 2015
  4. Restorative Justice in Transition
    By Kerry Clamp
    To Be Published April 23rd 2015
  5. Desistance Transitions and the Impact of Probation
    By Sam King
    To Be Published April 23rd 2015

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