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  1. Human Rights, Export Credits and Development Cooperation

    Human Rights, Export Credits and Development Cooperation

    Barbara Linder
    This book analyses to what extent the current human rights system allows affected individuals to claim accountability for human rights violations resulting from bilateral development and export credit agency supported undertakings. The author explores three legal pathways: host state responsibility, home state responsibility and corporate responsibility. The book concludes with recommendations on how to strengthen human rights accountability and improve access to justice for adversely affected individuals. It will be of great interest to those researching the intersection between human rights, development cooperation, and investment. Learn More
    2019   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  2. Mega-Dams and Indigenous Human Rights

    Mega-Dams and Indigenous Human Rights

    Itzchak Kornfeld
    This original and insightful book explores and examines the impact that building mega-dams has on the human rights of those living in surrounding areas, and in particular those of indigenous peoples who are often most affected. Compiling case studies from around the world, Itzchak Kornfeld provides clear examples of how human rights violations are perpetrated and compounded, with chapters examining historical, recent and ongoing dam projects. Learn More
    2020   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  3. Comparative Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law, Third Edition

    Comparative Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law, Third Edition

    David B. Oppenheimer, Sheila R. Foster, Sora Y. Han, Richard T. Ford
    This revised and updated casebook comprehensively compares the U.S. legal approach to problems of inequality and discrimination with the approaches of a variety of other legal systems around the world. Learn More
    2020   Hardback Price: $ 255.00   Web: $ 229.50
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    2020   Paperback Price: $ 85.00   Web: $ 68.00
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  4. The UN Human Rights Council

    The UN Human Rights Council

    Eric Tistounet
    Since its establishment the work of the Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has been subject to many interpretations, theories, comments or conclusions. This comprehensive book dissects every aspect of the UNHRC’s work and analyses the efficiency of, and interactions between, its mechanisms. Authored by the first Secretary of the UNHRC, this book provides unique practitioner insights into the complex decision making processes of the Council alongside the core variations from its predecessor. This book is the outcome of a six-months research fellowship carried out by the author at the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. Learn More
    2020   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  5. International Human Rights Law and Diplomacy

    International Human Rights Law and Diplomacy

    Kriangsak Kittichaisaree
    This incisive book provides an unparalleled insight into the ways in which international human rights law functions in a real world context across cultural, religious and geopolitical divides. Written by a professor, former ambassador and international judge, the book demonstrates how power, diplomacy, tactics and processes operate within the human rights system from the perspective of a non-Western insider with more than three decades’ experience in the field. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  6. Research Handbook on International Law and Terrorism

    Research Handbook on International Law and Terrorism

    Edited by Ben Saul
    This newly revised and updated second edition provides a comprehensive overview of international counter-terrorism law and practice. Brand new and revised chapters provide critical commentary on the law from leading scholars and practitioners in the field, including new topics for this edition such as foreign terrorist fighters, the nexus between organized crime and terrorism, and the prevention of violent extremism. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 350.00   Web: $ 315.00
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  7. Complicity and the Law of International Organizations

    Complicity and the Law of International Organizations

    Magdalena Pacholska
    This timely book examines the responsibility of international organizations for complicity in human rights and humanitarian law violations. It comprehensively addresses a lacuna in current scholarship through an analysis of the mandates and modus operandi of UN peace operations, offering workable normative solutions and striking a balance between the UN’s duty not to contribute to international law violations and its need to discharge mandated tasks in a highly volatile environment. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  8. Informed Consent and Health

    Informed Consent and Health

    Edited by Thierry Vansweevelt, Nicola Glover-Thomas
    Informed consent is the legal instrument that purports to protect an individual’s autonomy and defends against medical arbitrariness. This illuminating book investigates our evolving understanding of informed consent from a range of comparative and international perspectives, demonstrating the diversity of its interpretations around the world. Chapters offer a nuanced analysis of the problems that impede the understanding and implementation of the concept of informed consent and explore the contemporary challenges that continue to hinder both the patient and the medical community. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  9. Freedom of Religion or Belief

    Freedom of Religion or Belief

    Edited by Paul Babie T. Babie, Neville G. Rochow, Brett G. Scharffs
    Using the metaphor of ‘constitutional space’, this thought-provoking book describes the confluence and convergence of powers in a constitutional system, comprised of the principled exercise of the legislative, executive and judicial powers of constitutional government. Addressing the issues surrounding the freedom of religion or belief, the book explores the dimensions of constitutional space and the content of this freedom, as well as comparative approaches to defining and protecting this freedom. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 170.00   Web: $ 153.00
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  10. Human Dignity and the Adjudication of Environmental Rights

    Human Dignity and the Adjudication of Environmental Rights

    Dina L. Townsend
    Focusing on contemporary debates in philosophy and legal theory, this ground-breaking book provides a compelling enquiry into the nature of human dignity. The author not only illustrates that dignity is a concept that can extend our understanding of our environmental impacts and duties, but also highlights how our reliance on and relatedness to the environment further extends and enhances our understanding of dignity itself. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  11. The EU-Turkey Statement on Refugees

    The EU-Turkey Statement on Refugees

    Hülya Kaya
    This thought-provoking book critically analyses how the implementation of the EU-Turkey Statement on Refugees affects the rights of refugees and asylum seekers. Bringing together an in-depth examination of both EU and Turkish law and fieldwork data within a theoretical human rights framework, Hülya Kaya discusses the operational realities and failures of the agreement between Turkey and the EU from a socio-legal perspective. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  12. Research Handbook on Human Rights and Business

    Research Handbook on Human Rights and Business

    Edited by Surya Deva, David Birchall
    This authoritative Research Handbook brings together leading international scholars and practitioners to provide in-depth analysis of some of the most hotly debated topics and issues concerning the interface of human rights and business. Offering critical insights on prominent strands of research within the field of business and human rights, this comprehensive Research Handbook examines key challenges and potential solutions in the field. Learn More
    July 2020   Hardback Price: $ 330.00   Web: $ 297.00
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