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Forthcoming Public International Law Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Law and Practice on Public Participation in Environmental Matters

    The Nigerian Example in Transnational Comparative Perspective

    By Uzuazo Etemire

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    Public participation has become a recurring theme and a topical issue in the field of international environmental law, with many multilateral environmental instruments calling on states to guarantee effectively the concept in their laws and practices. This book focuses on public participation in...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Actors of Postnational Rule-Making

    Contemporary challenges of European and International Law

    Edited by Elaine Fahey

    Despite its centrality to academic discussions of power and influence, there is little consensus in legal scholarship over what constitutes an actor in rule-making. This book explores the range of actors involved in rule-making within European Union law and Public International law, and focuses...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Climate Change and Human Rights

    An International and Comparative Law Perspective

    Edited by Ottavio Quirico, Mouloud Boumghar

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    Do anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions affect human rights? Should fundamental rights constrain climate policies? Scientific evidence demonstrates that anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions contribute to increasing atmospheric temperatures, soon passing the compromising threshold of 2° C....

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Asylum-Seeker and Refugee Protection in Sub-Saharan Africa

    The Peregrination of a Persecuted Human Being in Search of a Safe Haven

    By Cristiano d’Orsi

    Series: Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

    It is not often acknowledged that the great majority of African refugee movement happens within Africa rather than from Africa to the West. This book examines the specific characteristics and challenges of the refugee situation in Sub-Saharan Africa, offering a new and critical vision on the...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. International Support for Domestic Climate Policies in Developing Countries

    Edited by Karstan Neuhoff

    This volume examines how international cooperation can support implementation of domestic climate policies in developing countries. Six case studies explore the domestic drivers and barriers for policies with climate (co-)benefits in developing countries and show that international support can help...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Integrating Climate Change Actions into Local Development

    Edited by Livia Bizikova, John Robinson, Stewart Cohen

    To date, climate change adaptation and mitigation have been treated separately both in research and in the climate negotiations. However, a growing body of literature is now being developed that points to actual and potential synergies and trade-offs between responses to climate change and...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Vanishing Borders

    Protecting the planet in the age of globalization

    By Hilary French

    Series: The Worldwatch Environmental Alert Series

    The world is shrinking faster than ever. Goods, money, microbes, pollution, people and ideas are crossing boundaries ever more frequently. The implications for our future and for the health of the planet are profound. Vanishing Borders outlines the ecological challenges posed and then goes on to...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Criminal Responsibility for the Crime of Aggression

    By Patrycja Grzebyk

    Series: Routledge Research in International Law

    Since the Nuremberg trial, the crime of aggression has been considered one of the gravest international crimes. However, since the 1940s no defendants have been charged with this crime, with some states actively opposing the notion of punishing aggression. The option of trying an individual for...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Foreign Investment, International Law and Common Concerns

    Edited by Tullio Treves, Francesco Seatzu, Seline Trevisanut

    Series: Routledge Research in International Economic Law

    Increasingly, transnational corporations, developed countries and private actors are broadening the boundaries of their investments into new territories, in search of a higher return on capital. This growth in direct foreign investment involves serious concerns for both the investor and host state....

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge