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Integrating mainstream international legal studies with critical feminist narratives, this book considers the manner in which feminist thinking has changed international law as well as how international law has remained impervious to key feminist dialogues.
A critique of liberal rights exposing the paradox between 'good' capitalism and the reality of its actions.
This book assembles the world's most authoritative specialists for a comparative analysis of the enforcement of corporate and securities laws in thirteen national jurisdictions. It examines the enforcement of corporate and securities laws across the globe and across different legal and political systems from an in-depth comparative perspective.
By Ian Hurd
The third edition of Ian Hurd's lively introduction to international organizations has been revised and updated throughout. The only textbook to give a deep look at the law and politics of contemporary international organizations, it is an essential resource for advanced undergraduate courses in international relations and global governance.
By Conor Foley
This book explores the relationship between the development of UN peacekeeping and the protection of civilians under international law. While the UN acknowledges the relevance of international humanitarian law to its missions, this book argues that international human rights law regulations usually provide more appropriate guidance.
This book explores how global institutions have increasingly deprived individuals of the means to protect their interests, and the role of the courts in mitigating the effects of globalization. It will appeal to scholars of international law and international politics, as well as public lawyers, political scientists, and those interested...
This is the third volume of a projected five-volume series charting the causes of war from 3000 BCE to the present day, written by a leading international lawyer, and using as its principal materials the documentary history of international law, largely in the form of treaties and the negotiations which...
The purpose of this book is to consider the legality of the changing practice of the International Committee of the Red Cross ICRC. It provides extensive legal analysis of the ICRC as an organisation, legal person, and humanitarian actor. It draws on the law of organisations, International Humanitarian Law, International...
This book analyses human rights in post-national contexts and demonstrates, through the case law of the European Court of Human Rights, that the Margin of Appreciation doctrine is an essential part of human rights adjudication. Current approaches have tended to stress the instrumental value of the Margin of Appreciation, or...
The book is for readers hoping to move beyond pro- versus anti-regulation rhetoric and think seriously about when regulation is appropriate, what its potential downsides are, and what specific regulatory tools work best in different situations. The book assumes no prior knowledge of economics on behalf of the reader.