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  1. Europeanization of Judicial Review

    By Nicola Ch. Corkin

    Series: Law, Courts and Politics

    Europeanization of Judicial Review argues that the higher complexity of the political framework in which laws are made today leads to less well-designed laws and loop-holes, allowing politicians to leave decisions to the courts. The higher complexity of the political framework is a result of the...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Development Policy as a Way to Manage Climate Change Risks

    Edited by Bert Metz, M Kok J T

    The integration of development and climate objectives is increasingly recognized as significant in research and policy making. In practice, some development aims, such as poverty alleviation, enhancing energy security and access or improving health, also have potential climate benefits. The...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Media, the Court, and the Misrepresentation

    The New Myth of the Court

    By Rorie Spill Solberg, Eric N. Waltenburg

    Series: Law, Courts and Politics

    The Court’s decisions are interpreted and disseminated via the media. During this process, the media paints an image of the Court and its business. Like any artist, the media has license regarding what to cover and the amount of attention devoted to any aspect of the Court and its business. Some...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Return of Torture

    By Mattias Gardell

    Series: Critical Issues in Global Politics

    This book provides a brief but wide-ranging history of torture in Europe and America as well as an analysis of its return in the aftermath of the 'war on terror'. During the state of exception declared in the wake of 9/11 2001, the Bush administration judicially sanctioned interrogation techniques...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Fundamentals of Fingerprint Analysis

    By Hillary Moses Daluz

    The "CSI effect" has brought an explosion of interest in the forensic sciences, leading to the development of new programs in universities across the world. While dozens of professional texts on the science of fingerprint analysis are available, few are designed specifically for students. An...

    Published November 30th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Kidnapping and Abduction

    Minimizing the Threat and Lessons in Survival

    By Brian John Heard

    Terrorist groups and organized crime cartels pose an increasing threat of kidnapping throughout many regions in the word. At the same time, international travel has become more commonplace for both business and leisure purposes. Kidnapping and Abduction: Minimizing the Threat and Lessons in...

    Published November 30th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Corruption, Economic Growth and Globalization

    Edited by Aurora A. C. Teixeira, Carlos Pimenta, António Maia, José António Moreira

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Fighting and preventing corruption requires therefore an understanding of the social, political and economic realities that prevail in particularly settings, viewed from an interdisciplinary, multidimensional, and a multi country perspective. It also requires scholars to distinguish between...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Combating Human Trafficking

    A Multidisciplinary Approach

    Edited by Michael J. Palmiotto

    A centuries-old crime, human trafficking occurs not only in undeveloped countries, but also in some surprising locations. Right here in the United States, individuals are recruited, transported, and held by unlawful means—either through deception or under threat of violence. Approaching the topic...

    Published November 30th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. The Global Political Economy of Trade Protectionism and Liberalization

    Trade Reform and Economic Adjustment in Textiles and Clothing

    By Tony Heron

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    Given the widely-accepted premise that free trade is the best means of maximising overall societal welfare, why has it proven so difficult to achieve in certain industries? This book tackles arguably the most perennial and deep-rooted of all questions in political economy, and questions the...

    Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Tools of Justice

    Non-discrimination and the Indian Constitution

    By Kalpana Kannabiran

    In the years since independence, the Indian subcontinent has witnessed an alarming rise in violence against marginalized communities, with an increasing number of groups pushed to the margins of the democratic order. Against this background of violence, injustice and the abuse of rights, this book...

    Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge India

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender, Violence, and Law
    By Melanie Randall
    To Be Published January 1st 2015
  2. The Europeanisation of Contract Law: Current Controversies in Law, 2nd Edition
    By Christian Twigg-Flesner
    To Be Published January 3rd 2015
  3. The Fugitive Identity of Mediation: Negotiations, Shift Changes and Allusionary Action
    By Debbie De Girolamo
    To Be Published January 3rd 2015
  4. Maternal Mortality, Human Rights and Accountability
    Edited by Paul Hunt, Tony Gray
    To Be Published January 3rd 2015
  5. Microtrade: A New System of International Trade with Volunteerism Towards Poverty Elimination
    Edited by Yong-Shik Lee
    To Be Published January 3rd 2015

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