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  • Fundamental Rights and Private Law in Europeby Nuno Ferreira

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 49.95

    The book explores the relationship between fundamental rights and private law in Europe, a debate usually referred to as Drittwirkung or ?horizontal effect of fundamental rights?. The work focuses on the field of tort law and looks, in particular, at the legal position of the tortfeasor. Part I of the book is dedicated to exploring the different... more...

  • Human Rights in the Asia-Pacific Regionby Hitoshi Nasu; Ben Saul

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 49.95

    The Asia-Pacific region is known for having one of the least developed institutional mechanisms for protecting human rights. This edited collection makes a timely and distinctive contribution to contemporary debates about strengthening the institutional protection of human rights in the Asia-Pacific region, in the wake of ASEAN?s announcement in 2009... more...

  • Multinational Enterprises and Human Rightsby Alexandra Gatto

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    This well-researched book examines how the European Union could do more to ensure that EU-based multinational enterprises (MNEs) respect human rights when operating in third world countries. Alexandra Gatto identifies the primary obligations of MNEs as developed by international law, and investigates how the EU has promoted the respect of human rights... more...

  • The Sovereignty Paradoxby Dominik Zaum

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 94.99

    The post-cold war years have witnessed an unprecedented involvement by the United Nations in the domestic affairs of states, to end conflicts and rebuild political and administrative institutions. International administrations established by the UN or Western states have exercised extensive executive, legislative, and judicial authority over post-conflict... more...

  • Human Rights Monitoring Mechanisms of the Council of Europeby Gauthier de Beco

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    This book explores the human rights monitoring mechanisms of the Council of Europe: the Commissioner for Human Rights, the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, the European Committee of Social Rights, the Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities,... more...

  • Hell Noby Michael Ratner; Margaret Ratner Kunstler

    New Press, The 2011; US$ 17.95

    In the Age of Terrorism, the United States has become a much more dangerous place?for activists and dissenters, whose First Amendment rights are all too frequently abridged by the government. In Hell No, the Center for Constitutional Rights, the country?s leading public interest law organization, offers a timely report on government attacks on... more...

  • Transitional Jurisprudence and the ECHRby Antoine Buyse; Michael Hamilton

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 29.00

    Analyses the content, role and impact of the European Court of Human Rights' jurisprudence relating to societies in transition. more...

  • Age Discrimination and Diversityby Malcolm Sargeant

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 86.00

    This volume outlines why discrimination against older people results from a combination of age and other grounds of discrimination. more...

  • Unlocking Human Rightsby Peter Halstead

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.99

    Unlocking Human Rights covers all the substantive provisions of the European Convention on Human Rights and the operation of the Human Rights Act. Basic aspects and key terms of human rights including their origin and development over the centuries are comprehensively explained through to how human rights regimes operate outside of Europe and United... more...

  • The Future of African Customary Lawby Jeanmarie Fenrich; Paolo Galizzi; Tracy E. Higgins

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 36.00

    This book is intended to promote discussion and understanding of customary law and to explore its continued relevance in sub-Saharan Africa. more...