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  1. The Changing Role of Nationality in International Law

    Edited by Serena Forlati, Alessandra Annoni

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    The book explores the current role of nationality from the point of view of international law, reassessing the validity of the ‘classical’, state-centered, approach to nationality in light of the ‘new’ role the human being is gradually acquiring within the international legal order. In this...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Europeanisation of Contract Law

    Current Controversies in Law, 2nd Edition

    By Christian Twigg-Flesner

    A process of Europeanising contract law has been driven by the legislative activity of the European Union (EU), which has adopted a string of Directives touching on various aspects of contract law, mainly consumer law. Many of these Directives have dealt with a fairly isolated aspect of...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Fugitive Identity of Mediation

    Negotiations, Shift Changes and Allusionary Action

    By Debbie De Girolamo

    Despite much having been written about what mediation is, direct observations of commercial mediations are limited. This book grants an opportunity to observe mediation in action and also provides external commentary about the actions observed. The book approaches Mediation ethnographically as a...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Maternal Mortality, Human Rights and Accountability

    Edited by Paul Hunt, Tony Gray

    The scale of maternal mortality and morbidity today is staggering. This book focuses on a vital part of a human rights response to maternal mortality, viz. accountability. Accountability encompasses monitoring, review and redress at the local, national and international levels. The book's context...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Microtrade

    A New System of International Trade with Volunteerism Towards Poverty Elimination

    Edited by Yong-Shik Lee

    Series: Routledge Research in International Economic Law

    With contributions from well-regarded scholars of international economic law, this book sets out the case for an innovative solution to extreme poverty which utilizes international trade and its legal framework to relieve populations of the poorest countries around the world of extreme poverty. "...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Improving Global Environmental Governance

    Best Practices for Architecture and Agency

    Edited by Norichika Kanie, Steinar Andresen, Peter M. Haas

    Series: Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

    The experience of environmental governance is approached in Improving Global Environmental Governance from the unique perspective of actor configuration and embedded networks of actors, which are areas of emerging importance. The chapters look at existing Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Governing International Watercourses

    River Basin Organizations and the Sustainable Governance of Internationally Shared Rivers and Lakes

    By Susanne Schmeier

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book focuses on River Basin Organizations as the key institutions for managing internationally shared water resources. This includes a comparative analysis of all River Basin Organizations worldwide and three in-depth case studies from three different continents. The detailed case studies are...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Armed Drones and the Ethics of War

    Military virtue in a post-heroic age

    By Christian Enemark

    Series: War, Conflict and Ethics

    This book assesses the ethical implications of using armed unmanned aerial vehicles (‘hunter-killer drones’) in contemporary conflicts. The American way of war is trending away from the heroic and towards the post-heroic, driven by a political preference for air-powered management of strategic...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Law's Cut on the Body of Human Rights

    Female Circumcision, Torture and Scared Flesh

    By Juliet Rogers

    In Australia, the US, England, Scotland, Italy, France and in Egypt there have been repetitive calls to legislate against the practices of female circumcision described as female genital mutilation. But in western countries where anti-female genital mutilation legislation has been passed there has...

    Published February 6th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Legal English

    4th Edition

    By Rupert Haigh

    English is the dominant language of international business relations, and a good working knowledge of the language is essential for today’s legal or business professional. Written with the needs of both practitioners and students in mind, Legal English provides a comprehensive and highly practical...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Transnational Crime
    Edited by James Sheptycki
    To Be Published March 4th 2015
  2. Equal Citizenship, Civil Rights, and the Constitution: The Original Sense of the Privileges or Immunities Clause
    By Christopher Green
    To Be Published March 4th 2015
  3. International Judicial Institutions: The architecture of international justice at home and abroad, 2nd Edition
    By Richard J. Goldstone, Adam M. Smith
    To Be Published March 5th 2015
  4. Text, Cases & Materials on Medical Law and Ethics, 5th Edition
    By Marc Stauch, Kay Wheat
    To Be Published March 6th 2015
  5. Rethinking Rehabilitation: Theory and Practice
    Edited by Kathryn McPherson, Barbara E. Gibson, Alain Leplege
    To Be Published March 10th 2015

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