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- BRILL 2007; US$ 282.00
Judge Laity Kama, the first president of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, was a Senegalese Judge, and a Human Rights experts within the United Nations. This collection of essays on international criminal law and human rights is published to honour him. more...
- World Bank Publications 2009; US$ 9.99
The performance of tertiary institutions is heavily influenced by their governance arrangements, management structures, accountability mechanisms, and the regulatory environments in which they operate. Institutional performance can be enhanced or diminished by the legal frameworks that condition institutional capabilities to respond, adapt and maintain... more...
- International Development Research Centre 2009; US$ 40.00
The continent of Africa is rich in minerals needed by Western economies. Yet the mining industry contributes very little to African development. Investigating the impact of the 2003 Extractive Industries Review on a number of African countries, the contributors find that a key dimension of the problem lies in the regulatory frameworks imposed on African... more...
- University Press of America 2009; US$ 49.99
This book advances Frantz Fanon's two-revolutionary theory of decolonization and analyzes the changes in law during the pre-colonial, colonial, and post-colonial eras. The author argues that Fanon's model of colonial oppression and its categories of maintenance needs are predictive of the evolution from pre-colonial to post-colonial society in Africa. more...
- ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 105.00
More and more, the descendants of indigenous victims of genocide, land expropriation, forced labor, and other systematic human rights violations committed by colonial powers are seeking reparations under international law from the modern successor governments and corporations. As the number of colonial reparations cases increases, courts around the... more...
- Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 26.99
From a young age Albie Sachs played a prominent part in the struggle for justice in South Africa. As a result he was detained in solitary confinement, tortured by sleep deprivation and eventually blown up by a car bomb which cost him his right arm and the sight of an eye. His experiences provoked an outpouring of creative thought on the role of law... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 39.99
Der Band beleuchtet den Zusammenhang zwischen den Religionen - Christentum und Islam - und dem Schutz der Menschenrechte. In zwei Beiträgen wird zum einen aufgezeigt, dass die universellen Menschenrechte als säkulares Konzept, aber mit durchaus religiösen Wurzeln, eine tragfähige Basis für einen gemeinsamen Dialog und bestenfalls auch Konsens darstellen... more...
- Springer 2011; US$ 139.00
Following the internationalisation of the indigenous rights movement, a growing number of African hunter-gatherers, pastoralists and other communities have adopted indigenousness in claiming special legal protection. Their legal claims as the indigenous peoples of Africa are backed by many international actors such as indigenous rights activists, donors... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 139.95
This book examines the nature, policy aspects and interrelationship of Sudanese criminal law and law reform in the context of an uncertain transition from conflict to post-conflict society. In so doing, it situates current developments in Sudan in the broader debate of international human rights, rule of law and transitional justice. For the first... more...