The law of the sea provides for the regulation, management, and governance of the ocean spaces that cover over two thirds of the Earth's surface. This book provides a fresh explanation of the foundational principles of the law of the sea; a...
Paper - 9781782256847 - $ 74.95
An Introduction to Comparative Constitutional Law (4th Edition)
The new edition of this handbook provides a user-friendly introduction to comparative constitutional law. For each area of constitutional law, a general introduction and a comparative overview is provided, which is then followed by more detailed chapters on the...
Paper - 9781780683997 - $ 96.00
This book offers a systematic study of the interpretation of investment-related treaties-primarily bilateral investment treaties, the Energy Charter Treaty, Chapter XI NAFTA, as well as relevant parts of Free Trade Agreements. The importance of interpretation in international law cannot be overstated and, indeed, most treaty claims adjudicated...
Cloth - 9781849462686 - $ 148.00
Stereotypes are beliefs about groups of people. Some examples, taken from human rights case law, are the notions that 'Roma are thieves', 'women are responsible for childcare', and 'people with a mental disability are incapable of forming political opinions.' Increasingly, human rights monitoring...
Paper - 9781780683683 - $ 72.00
Rapidly evolving efforts to tackle transnational crime entail the exchange of intelligence across jurisdictions and state borders, as well as the 'linking' of law enforcement operations. This book provides a number of different perspectives from across Europe, Australasia, and Canada to examine recent...
Cloth - 9781849467681 - $ 82.00
Through the ages, acts perpetrated during the course of warfare have led to significant environmental destruction. These have included situations where the natural environment has intentionally been targeted as a 'victim' or has somehow been manipulated to serve as a 'weapon' of warfare. Until recently, such acts...
Paper - 9781780683140 - $ 90.00
A Fundamental Debate
The last decade has witnessed an increased criticism against the human rights paradigm for its obsession with the 'culture of claims and rights.' According to the critics, this culture has led to an obsession with the rights of...
Paper - 9789050958868 - $ 84.00
Generating Change in International Law
The history of international law is replete with concepts that have generated change: individual criminal responsibility, common heritage of mankind and sustainable development, to name but a few. These are concepts that have influenced the scope, structure and...
Cloth - 9781780682648 - $ 102.00
This book tackles one of the most contentious aspects of international criminal law-the modes of liability. At the heart of the discussion is the quest for balance between the accused's individual contribution and the collective nature of mass offending. The principle of legality demands that there exists...
Cloth - 9781509900084 - $ 114.00
Re-defining Contemporary Criminal Justice
This work re-configures the concept of Desert within criminal punishment philosophy and practice away from its traditional and predominantly retributive orientation and towards a reparative and restorative mode of criminal justice delivery inclusive of all the stakeholders within the justice process. Its pragmatic...
Cloth - 9789462366442 - $ 73.50