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  1. The Delivery of Human Rights

    Essays in Honour of Professor Sir Nigel Rodley

    Edited by Geoff Gilbert, Francoise Hampson, Clara Sandoval

    The Delivery of Human Rights reflects on two overlapping issues in international human rights law: how can existing norms be better implemented and effected, and how can other branches of international law or other international actors be used so as to provide an improved delivery of those norms....

    Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Strategic Visions for Human Rights

    Essays in Honour of Professor Kevin Boyle

    Edited by Geoff Gilbert, Francoise Hampson, Clara Sandoval

    Strategic Visions for Human Rights takes a multi-disciplinary approach to future directions for human rights. It looks beyond what international human rights treaties have so far established and considers the context in which rights in the twenty-first century might develop to meet needs. The book...

    Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Public Law and Human Rights Statutes 2012-2013

    4th Edition

    By Philip Jones

    Series: Routledge Student Statutes

    ‘Focused content, layout and price - Routledge competes and wins in relation to all of these factors’ - Craig Lind, University of Sussex, UK ‘The best value and best format books on the market.’ - Ed Bates, Southampton University, UK Routledge Student Statutes present all the...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Fragility of Law

    Constitutional Patriotism and the Jews of Belgium, 1940–1945

    By David Fraser

    The Fragility of Law examines the ways in which, during the Second World War, the Belgian government and judicial structure became implicated in the identification, exclusion and killing of its Jewish residents, and in the theft - through Aryanization - of Jewish property. David Fraser...

    Published June 13th 2012 by Routledge-Cavendish

  5. Of Women 'Inside'

    Prison Voices from India

    By Rani Dhavan Shankardass

    Based on original research and personal encounters, this book narrates the real-life-stories of women locked up in Indian prisons for alleged or actual violations of the state’s criminal laws. It contextualises women offenders’ experiences of the criminal justice system and of state custodial...

    Published June 11th 2012 by Routledge India

  6. Counter-Terrorism and Beyond

    The Culture of Law and Justice After 9/11

    Edited by Andrew Lynch, Nicola McGarrity, George Williams

    Series: Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

    This book considers the increasing trend towards a ‘culture of control’ in democratic countries. The post-9/11 counter-terrorism laws in nations such as the USA, the UK, Canada and Australia provide a stark demonstration of this trend. These laws share a focus on the pre-emption of crime,...

    Published May 28th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Human Rights and Minority Rights in the European Union

    By Kirsten Shoraka

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    The end of the Cold War has ushered a restructuring of the institutions of the European Community, culminating into its enlargement to Eastern Europe, under the aegis of economic integration, democracy and human rights. This book examines the development and the role of human rights in the...

    Published May 28th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Human Health and Ecological Integrity

    Ethics, Law and Human Rights

    Edited by Laura Westra, Colin L. Soskolne, Donald W. Spady

    The connection between environment and health has been well studied and documented, particularly by the World Health Organization. It is now being included in some legal instruments, although for the most part caselaw does not explicitly make that connection. Neither the right to life nor the...

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  9. The International Legal Governance of the Human Genome

    By Chamundeeswari Kuppuswamy

    Series: Genetics and Society

    The human genome is a well known symbol of scientific and technological progress in the 21st century. However, concerns about the exacerbation of inequalities between the rich and the poor, the developing and the developed states, the healthy and the unhealthy are causing problems for the progress...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Human Rights and the Protection of Privacy in Tort Law

    A Comparison between English and German Law

    By Hans-Joachim Cremer

    Series: UT Austin Studies in Foreign and Transnational Law

    In its case law, the European Court of Human Rights has acknowledged that national courts are bound to give effect to Article 8 of the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR) which sets out the right to private and family life, when they rule on controversies between private individuals. Article...

    Published May 7th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Return of Torture
    By Mattias Gardell
    To Be Published November 30th 2014
  2. The International Criminal Court in Search of its Purpose and Identity
    Edited by Triestino Mariniello
    To Be Published December 8th 2014
  3. Ways of Knowing about Human Rights in Asia
    Edited by Vera Mackie
    To Be Published December 11th 2014
  4. Maternal Mortality, Human Rights and Accountability
    Edited by Paul Hunt, Tony Gray
    To Be Published January 2nd 2015
  5. Human Rights and the Food Sovereignty Movement: Reclaiming control
    By Priscilla Claeys
    To Be Published January 12th 2015

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