• Between Rights and Responsibilities

    Between Rights and Responsibilities

    A Fundamental Debate

    Edited by: Stephan Parmentier, Hans Werdmölder, Michaël Merrigan

    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

  • Constitutions Compared

    Constitutions Compared

    An Introduction to Comparative Constitutional Law (4th Edition)

    By Aalt Willem Heringa

    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

  • EU Asylum Procedures and the Right to an Effective Remedy

    EU Asylum Procedures and the Right to an Effective Remedy

    By Marcelle Reneman

    Now available in paperback. Adequate and fair asylum procedures are a precondition for the effective exercise of rights granted to asylum applicants, in particular the prohibition of refoulement. In 1999 the EU Member States decided to work towards a Common European Asylum System. In this context the...

    Paper - 9781509907427 - $ 52.95

  • European Law and National Private Law

    European Law and National Private Law

    Effect of EU Law and European Human Rights Law on Legal Relationships between Individuals (2nd Edition)

    By Arthur Hartkamp

    Traditionally European law is important for public law. However, it is also increasingly important for private law, that is to say, the legal relationships between individuals. Instead of discussing the impact of...

    Paper - 9781780683850 - $ 83.00

  • European Product Liability

    European Product Liability

    An Analysis of the State of the Art in the Era of New Technologies

    Edited by: Piotr Machnikowski

    Thirty years after the entry into force of the Directive on liability for defective products (Council Directive 85/374/EEC), and in the light of the threat to user safety posed by consumer goods that...

    Paper - 9781780683980 - $ 143.00

  • Evidence Before the International Court of Justice

    Evidence Before the International Court of Justice

    By Anna Riddell, Brendan Plant

    Now available in paperback! Recent contentious issues about the use of evidence in cases before the International Court of Justice have highlighted the importance of fact-finding and the use of evidence before the ICJ. This major study by the British Institute of International and...

    Paper - 9781905221639 - $ 90.00

  • Global Order Beyond Law

    Global Order Beyond Law

    How Information and Communication Technologies Facilitate Relational Contracting in International Trade

    By Thomas Dietz

    Now available in paperback. Well-functioning contract law is a crucial prerequisite for economic development. However, even though international trade has increased enormously in recent decades, we still know little about the contract enforcement mechanisms that exist in...

    Paper - 9781509907434 - $ 43.95

  • Handbook of Shale Gas Law and Policy

    Handbook of Shale Gas Law and Policy

    Economics, Access, Law and Regulation in Key Jurisdictions

    Edited by: Tina Hunter

    In the UK, petroleum law and policy to date has focused on the oil and gas resources in the North Sea, and their regulation over the last 50 years. However, a new source of petroleum in the UK is...

    Cloth - 9781780682426 - $ 149.00

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  • Nationalism and Private Law in Europe

    Nationalism and Private Law in Europe

    By Guido Comparato

    Now available in paperback! While the internationalisation of society has stimulated the emergence of common legal frameworks to coordinate transnational social relations, private law itself is firmly rooted in national law. European integration processes have altered this state of affairs to a limited degree with a few,...

    Paper - 9781509907410 - $ 52.95