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- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 36.00
In this interdisciplinary collection leading experts and scholars from criminology, psychology, law and history provide a compelling analysis of practices and beliefs that lead to violence against women, men and children in the name 'honour'. more...
- Beacon Press 2013; US$ 26.95
An unprecedented and timely collection that captures the global vision of Dr. King?in his own words Too many people continue to think of Dr. King only as ?a southern civil rights leader? or ?an American Gandhi,? thus ignoring his impact on poor and oppressed people around the world. "In a Single Garment of Destiny" is the first book to treat... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95
Examining the influence of gender constructs on the international regime protecting war-affected civilians, R. Charli Carpenter examines how in practice belligerents, advocates and humanitarian players interpret civilian immunity so as to leave adult civilian men and older boys at grave risk in conflict zones. Providing a wealth of ground-breaking... more...
- Cambridge University Press 1753; US$ 64.00
Indicates a legal framework capable of addressing events such as '9/11' and governing responses thereto. more...
- Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2010; US$ 15.95
2048 is the story of the most important international social movement in the 21st century: the drafting and implementation of an International Bill of Rights that will be enforceable in the courts of every country on Earth. Written documents have always played a key part in the evolution of human rights?the Code of Hammurabi, the Magna Carta,... more...
- World Health Organization 2002; US$ 9.00
To acknowledge and spell out the linkages between health and human rights, the World Health Organization (WHO) has published ?25 Questions and Answers on Health and Human Rights?. This is the first compilation of answers to key questions in an area which lately has received added focus and attention. The booklet is intended as a practical guide to... more...
- Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 36.99
The A to Z of Human Rights and Humanitarian Organizations follows major new developments in the arena of human rights since its publication, including the emergence of terrorism and international responses to it; the establishment of an international criminal court; the evolution of regional human rights bodies in Africa, Europe, and Latin America;... more...
- Atlantic Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95
The recent spike in the number of violations of the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act has resulted in dozens of multimillion- dollar lawsuits from both large and small businesses. Federal employment laws were not written to assist small business owners in running their businesses, making it difficult to understand the somewhat complex legalese. Luckily,... more...
- International Labour Office 2007; US$ 22.95
This second-editioned publication presents important information relevant to women workers in entries on sexual harassment, women in development, the glass ceiling and many more. With an easy-to-follow, this book provides an essential tool raising awareness and legal literacy on gender equality issues. more...