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A Conviction in Question: The First Trial at the International Criminal Court
A Conviction in Question: The First Trial at the International Criminal Court
By Jim Freedman

A Conviction in Question follows the foundational and controversial trial of Thomas Lubanga Dyilo, a murderer whose trial is paramount in tracing the rapid evolution of international law.

Available Jan 2018
Dirty Hands and Vicious Deeds: The U.S. Governments Complicity in Crimes against Humanity and Genocide
Dirty Hands and Vicious Deeds: The U.S. Government’s Complicity in Crimes against Humanity and Genocide
Edited by Samuel Totten

This collection of original essays, edited by renowned genocide scholar Samuel Totten, shows how the United States government repeatedly aided certain regimes as they planned and then carried out crimes against humanity and genocide.

Available Nov 2017
Cases of Conflict: Transboundary Disputes and the Development of International Environmental Law
Cases of Conflict: Transboundary Disputes and the Development of International Environmental Law
By Allen L. Springer

Cases of Conflict focuses on times of dispute as important moments in the development of international environmental law. Conflict tests international law—both its content and its relevance become clearer in times of controversy—but conflict can also help shape the law.

Published Mar 2016
Globalization and Its Tax Discontents: Tax Policy and International Investments
Globalization and Its Tax Discontents: Tax Policy and International Investments

Edited by Arthur J. Cockfield

Innovative, interdisciplinary, and comprehensive, Globalization and Its Tax Discontents sheds light on one of the last real policy battlegrounds of globalization.

Published Aug 2010
ICAO: A History of the International Civil Aviation Organization
ICAO: A History of the International Civil Aviation Organization
David MacKenzie

MacKenzie demonstrates that ICAO has assumed a leading role in the struggle to secure civil aviation against sabotage and hijacking, while providing a forum for international concerns and disputes.

Published May 2010
Regulating Transnational Corporations in Domestic and International Regimes: An African Case Study
Regulating Transnational Corporations in Domestic and International Regimes: An African Case Study
Evaristus Oshionebo

This study explores the range of strategies for regulating the social and environmental practices of TNCs in Africa's extractive industries.

Published Dec 2009
The Aesthetics of International Law
The Aesthetics of International Law
By Ed Morgan

In The Aesthetics of International Law, Ed Morgan engages in a literary parsing of international legal texts. In order to demonstrate how these types of legal narratives are imbued with modernist aesthetics, Morgan juxtaposes international legal documents and modern (as well as some immediately pre- and post-modern) literary texts.

Published Jul 2007
The Illusive Trade-off: Intellectual Property Rights, Innovation Systems, and Egypt's Pharmaceutical Industry
The Illusive Trade-off: Intellectual Property Rights, Innovation Systems, and Egypt's Pharmaceutical Industry
By Basma Abdelgafar

The Illusive Trade-off is an original and important study crossing the disciplines of political science, law, public policy, and public health.

Published Dec 2006
Appointing Judges in an Age of Judicial Power: Critical Perspectives from around the World
Appointing Judges in an Age of Judicial Power: Critical Perspectives from around the World
Kate Malleson, Peter H. Russell

The main aim of this volume is to analyse common issues arising from increasing judicial power in the context of different political and legal systems, including those in North America, Africa, Europe, Australia, and Asia.

Published Mar 2006
Global Health Governance: International Law and Public Health in a Divided World
Global Health Governance: International Law and Public Health in a Divided World
By Objiofor Aginam

Drawing from a wide range of disciplines, Global Health Governance offers a holistic approach to global health governance involving a multiplicity of actors: nation-states, international organizations, civil society organizations, and private actors.

Published Aug 2005