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The Human Rights Culture: A Study in History and Context
By Lawrence M. Friedman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,650. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Thoughtful and provocative exploration of the human rights movement and its development as a sociological and historical trend. Unlike the typical legal or philosophical approach to human rights, this books asks why it pervades modern culture. Applies the analysis to issues of women and minorities, language and culture, privacy, religion, individualism and state sovereignty. Includes references.
21st Century U.S. Army Law of Land Warfare Manual (FM 27-10) - Rules, Principles, Hostilities, Prisoners of War, Wounded and Sick, Civilians, Occupation, War Crimes, Geneva Conventions
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
This ebook provides a full reproduction of the official edition of an important U.S. Army field manual (FM) dealing with "the law of land warfare" and such important topics as the rules and principles of the law of land warfare, hostilities, prisoners of war – persons entitled and not entitled to be treated as POWs, wounded and sick, civilians, occupation, war crimes, and Geneva conventions.
The Law in Political Integration
By Stuart A. Scheingold
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
The classic 1971 study of how law and politics combine to predict a future for European integration, in what would become the EU. Scheingold analyzes the early data and reasons that law and regional integration will lead the future of the Union, not a U.S.-style constitutional development of federalism. It remains a fascinating window on the origins of the EU, plus a new Foreword by Joerg Fedtke.
21st Century U.S. Military Law of War Deskbook - JAG Textbook on History and Framework of Law of War, Legal Bases for Use of Force, Geneva Conventions, War Crimes, Human Rights, Comparative Law
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
This ebook provides a reproduction of the Judge Advocate General Law of War Deskbook, with coverage of the history and framework of the law of war, the legal basis for the use of force, Geneva Conventions on the wounded and sick in the field, Prisoners of War, Civilians in the Battlefield, Occupation, means and methods of warfare, war crimes and command, human rights, and comparative law.
The Romanian Labour Code
By Sam R.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
The English translation of Codul Muncii a Romaniei, national law 40/2011, as amended and revised. The original Romanian text was published in the Monitorul Oficial number 195 on March 29, 2010. Disclaimer: Only the original Romanian text has the force of law. The translation into English is provided “as is” for informational purposes only.
Protection of Cultural Heritage in International Law
By Natasja Nikolic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
The history of cultural property is strongly connected to wars and armed conflicts. If on one side wars represented a means for the enlargement of national territory and neutralisation of enemy populations, ritorsions against theirs cultural property had principally an economic and symbolic value. Damage the signs of a culture was an expression of contempt and superiority.
Tutela internazionale dei beni culturali
By Natasja Nikolic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Venezia e la sua laguna, Menfi e la sua Necropoli, l’Alhambra a Granada, i Palazzi imperiali delle dinastie Ming e Quing, le Chiese rupestri etiopi, la Fabbrica del legno di Verla, Mont-Saint-Michel, Versailles, San Gimignano, il Taj Mahal, …, Auschwitz. Sono solo alcuni dei gioielli che compongono il complesso puzzle del patrimonio dell’umanità e della nostra memoria collettiva.
Israel's Rights as a Nation-State in International Diplomacy
By Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,810. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
A concerted campaign is being waged against Israel to question its very legitimacy in virtually every aspect of its historical, political, and cultural life, with the aim of undermining the very foundations of Israel's existence. In response, several world-renowned experts have joined to present an authoritative exposition of Israel's Rights as a Nation-State in International Diplomacy.
Cuestionarios de Derecho Internacional Público
By Jose Remigio Gomis Fuentes, Sr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,770. Language: Spanish. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Cuestionarios de Derecho Internacional Público. Una obra extensa con más de mil preguntas sobre Derecho Internacional Público, que abordan la temática básica necesaria tanto en los estudios jurídicos y de Derecho como en las oposiciones y concursos públicos en los que se contempla Derecho Internacional Público.
Legal Guide to Living in Japan - Immigration & related problems
By Richard Gladding
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,470. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
A guide to immigration rules and practices related to living, working and/or studying in Japan, including visa and status of residence problems, resident/alien registration, permanent residency, refugees, naturalisation and deportation. Written in English and easy to understand, it is aimed at foreign nationals already living in Japan or planning to move there.
Israel's Right of Self-Defense: International Law and Gaza
By Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,410. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This volume provides a review of Israel's unprecedented consideration of questions of international law when forced to go to war to defend its civilian population from attack, with a particular focus on the Gaza war of 2008-2009. Israel gives more thought to upholding the laws of war during its military operations than any other nation in history.
Israel's Legal Case: A Guidebook
By Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This volume outlines how Israel's actions are firmly rooted in international law. Recognized experts discuss "occupation," "apartheid," and "colonialism," as well as the legal status of Israeli settlements, the West Bank security fence, and Israel's borders.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Contributors include such noted scholars as Ariel Porat & Eric Posner (aggregation in decisionmaking over many fields of law), Victoria Nourse (legislative history in statutory interpretation), and James Anderson & Paul Heaton (effectiveness of defense counsel in murder cases). Vol. 122, Issue 1 also features student contributions on rights of identity and branding, sales tax, & international law.
The Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species: Local Authority and International Policy
By Jonathan Liljeblad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
A new book explores the nature of national-to-local linkages, using as a case study the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) via its domestic analog, the Endangered Species Act. The analysis uses quantitative and qualitative methods. The author concludes that while CITES enforcement allows for a national-to-local extension, it presents international challenges too.
The Rule of Law in European Integration: The Path of the Schuman Plan
By Stuart A. Scheingold
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,550. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
This study “remains the definitive analysis of the first crucial decade of the formulation of the Constitution of Europe by at the time a little-known court. It must be read by all serious scholars of European integration.”—Malcolm Feeley, in the new Foreword. In the early days of what would become the EU, it had a weak and ill-defined legislature and executive. And the European Court of Justice.