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  • Rollenverständnis und Vergütung des deutschen Aufsichtsratsby Axel Schulten

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 42.55

    ​Der deutsche Aufsichtsrat nimmt seine Überwachungsaufgabe entsprechend den Regelungen des Deutschen Corporate Governance Kodex beratend und begleitend wahr. Gegenüber der reinen Kontrollaufgabe, die sich aus dem deutschen Aktienrecht ergibt, bedeutet dies eine Ausweitung des Aufgabenspektrums und der Verantwortung. Folgerichtig hat sich auch die Vergütung,... more...

  • Der innenpolitische Sicherheitsdiskurs in Deutschlandby Constance Pary Baban

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 42.55

    ​Das Politikfeld der Inneren Sicherheit ist seit 9/11 verstärkt im Wandel begriffen. Dieser Wandel, so die These, wurde zunächst sprachlich realisiert, denn (Un-)Sicherheit sowie Bedrohungen werden in derÖffentlichkeit sprachlich konstruiert und zugleich wird sprachlich eineLegitimationsbasis für politische Entscheidungen geschaffen. 9/11 musstedeshalb... more...

  • International Law in the 21st Centuryby Christopher C. Joyner

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2005; US$ 51.00

    In the freshest international law text in 20 years, Christopher C. Joyner offers a critical assessment of international legal rules in the early 21st century as they are applied by governments to the real world. more...

  • The International Politics of Human Rightsby Monica Serrano; Thomas G. Weiss

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    The responsibility to protect (R2P) is at a crossroads, the latest in a journey that is only ten years old. This book present debates on the prevention of mass atrocities to R2P’s normative prospects. The book addresses key questions as a way to inform and drive on-going conversations about R2P. Moving beyond well-rehearsed debates about the tensions... more...

  • International Law-makingby Rain Liivoja; Jarna Petman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    This book explores law-making in international affairs and is compiled to celebrate the 50th birthday of Professor Jan Klabbers, a leading international law and international relations scholar who has made significant contributions to the understanding of the sources of international legal obligations and the idea of constitutionalism in international... more...

  • Political Technology and the Erosion of the Rule of Lawby G. Frankenberg

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    This timely volume by distinguished scholar Günter Frankenberg offers a sophisticated analysis and sharp critique of the reactions of nations such as the US, Great Britain and Germany to perceived terrorist threats, organized crime actions and other political emergencies that have occurred in recent years. more...

  • China-Asean Relations and International Lawby Zou Keyuan

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 135.00

    Our contemporary era has witnessed the remarkable development of China-ASEAN relations. Both sides have pledged to establish and develop a comprehensive cooperation. However, any development of international relations is governed by international legal principles, norms and rules, such as the Charter of the United Nations and general international... more...

  • Sovereignty and Libertyby Amnon Lev

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    The attitude we take to power is almost invariably one of distrust, never more so than when it claims to be sovereign. And yet, we have always been drawn to sovereignty. Out of fear or fascination, we accepted that it was a condition of our liberty; that to assert ourselves as free, we would have to work not against but through sovereign power. This... more...

  • Netherlands Yearbook of International Law 2013by Mielle K. Bulterman; Willem J.M. van Genugten

    T.M.C. Asser Press 2014; US$ 102.44

    The combination of the words ‘international law’ and ‘crisis’ is intriguing and leads to a number of questions. How does international law react to crises and what are the typical conditions under which the term ‘crisis’ is invoked? Is international law a vivid field of law due to and thanks to crises? Are parts of international law maybe in crisis... more...

  • State Responses to International Lawby Kendall Stiles

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    Do countries keep their promises to the international community? When they sign treaties or learn about new expectations, do they take them seriously and implement them? Since we already know intuitively that not all countries do, the next question – and the topic of this book – is: who complies? By considering a wide range of different rules – each... more...