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Forthcoming Socio-Legal Studies Books

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  1. The Jurisprudence of Pregnancy

    Concepts of Conflict, Persons and Property

    By Mary Neal

    Series: Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

    This book takes a critical conceptual approach to the jurisprudence of pregnancy, examining how the three concepts of conflict, personhood and property are key to the legal analysis and decision-making surrounding pregnancy. The book begins by questioning the ‘conflict model’ which is often...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. The ‘Minor’ War Crimes Trials

    A Socio-Legal Investigation of Victims’ Justice

    By Lorie Charlesworth

    This book reconstructs the legal and military history of the ‘minor’ war crimes trials held in Occupied Germany and elsewhere from 1945-8. Although the International Military Tribunal held at Nuremberg, from the end of 1945, is extremely well known, there were in fact hundreds of trials of ‘...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Law, Place and Maps

    Balancing Protection and Exclusion

    By Antonia Layard

    Law, Place & Maps: Balancing Protection and Exclusion analyse law’s distinctively normative contribution to place-making. In an original, cross-disciplinary, analysis drawing on scholarship in law, geography, philosophy and politics, Antonia Layard considers how, both formally and formally, law...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Law, Race and the Postcolonial

    Edited by Denise Ferreira da Silva, Mark Harris

    Routledge Handbook of Law, Race and the Postcolonial is a comprehensive and original reference work setting out contemporary issues and theoretical aspects relating to postcolonialism, race and the law. The contributions examine juridical apparatuses as they operate in concert with economic and...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Peoples and the Law

    Edited by Mark Harris, Denise Ferreira da Silva, Andrea Smith

    This volume explores the manners in which Indigenous peoples’ experiences of the law has and is being transformed from an oppressive system of denying rights to the site of contestation and articulation of claims. The book provides a comprehensive survey of the experience of Indigenous peoples...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sport, Violence and Society

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Kevin Young

    In this fully updated and revised new edition of his landmark study of violence in and around contemporary sport, Kevin Young offers a comprehensive sociological analysis of an issue of central importance within sport studies. The book explores organized and spontaneous violence, both on the field...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. UNHCR and the Struggle for Accountability

    Technology, Law and Results-Based Management

    Edited by Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Katja Lindskov Jacobsen

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    Starting from the notion that accountability is a topic that is difficult to understand through single-discipline contributions, this multidisciplinary volume offers an in-depth exploration of accountability in humanitarian action. It illuminates United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (...

    To Be Published December 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Testifying to Trauma

    The Codification of Atrocity in Humanitarian Law

    By Kirsten Campbell, Hannah Starman, Sari Wastell

    How do genocide and war crimes survivors become legal witnesses? Some fifty years after the criminal prosecutions of the Nuremberg and Tokyo Tribunals of World War Two, we have yet to fully understand how law codifies the traumas of genocides and war crimes. This problem has taken on a new...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Co-operation, Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism

    Future Directions and Challenges

    By Christopher Michaelsen

    International Co-operation, Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism provides a comprehensive analysis of international human rights problems and challenges in contemporary counter-terrorism practice and law. This book identifies the key issues of counter-terrorism practice and policy which have arisen...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Innate Cosmopolitanism

    The immanent collective in international law

    By Geoff Gordon

    This book brings to light a neglected program of cosmopolitan normativity in international law – innate cosmopolitanism – that holds special significance in this time of competing efforts to define and direct an expanding global public order. Beginning from an intentionally broad use of the term...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge