Water During and After Armed Conflicts

What Protection in International Law?

Mara Tignino, University of Geneva

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9789004338418
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December 2016
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Benjamin van Rooij, University of California, Irvine, Annemieke van den Dool, University of Amsterdam, and William Jing Guo, Houthoff Buruma

The China Law and Society Review seeks to provide a state-of-the-art understanding about the development and functioning of law and legal institutions in China. There is a rich body of work on Chinese law and society, both in law and socio-legal studies, but certainly also in political science,...
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9789004339958
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March 2017
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Peter-Ben Smit, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Most characters in the Bible are men, yet they are hardly analysed as such. Masculinity and the Bible provides the first comprehensive survey of approaches that remedy this situation. These are studies that utilize insights from the field of masculinity studies to further biblical studies. The...
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9789004345577
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March 2017
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This study clarifies to which extent it is legitimate, in view of freedom of conscience and religion, to sanction individuals for refusing to take part in an activity they claim to be incompatible with their moral or religious convictions.
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9789004341593
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March 2017
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Christopher Chen, Singapore Management University

In this work, Christopher Chen examines and compares the regulation of over-the-counter derivatives in Hong Kong and Singapore regarding the reporting, clearing and trading mandates for regulating OTC derivatives in relation to developments in the US and Europe.
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9789004343399
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February 2017
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$84.00

Valsamis Mitsilegas, Queen Mary University of London and Fabio Giuffrida, Queen Mary University of London.

This study by Valsamis Mitsilegas and Fabio Giuffrida addresses the role of the EU criminal justice agencies -Europol and Eurojust- in tackling transnational environmental crime and it shows that their full potential is not yet adequately exploited in this field.
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9789004341548
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February 2017
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$84.00

Jacob Mwathi Mati, University of the South Pacific

This review contributes to a growing body of literature on conceptions and manifestations of African philanthropy. The review illustrates a complex plurality of actions that fall under cultures and practices of giving in Africa. From an analysis of these practices, this paper proposes that...
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9789004339934
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February 2017
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$84.00

Abdulaziz A. Almezeini, Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud University

Trading and securitizing debts should be permitted in Islamic law, with one condition, that the debt should be considered low risk. This new rule, the permissibility of trading debts, is supported by three Islamic legal bases, istishab, qiyas, and maslaha, which are recognized by all four Islamic...
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ISBN: 
9789004340275
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January 2017
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$84.00

Andrew Serdy, University of Southampton

Comparing the 1999-2000 Australia/New Zealand case against Japan's experimental tuna fishing dismissed for lack of jurisdiction with the ICJ’s 2014 judgment against Japan's scientific whaling, Andrew Serdy suggests the scientific flaws in experimental design were similar in both disputes and...
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9789004339446
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January 2017
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$84.00

Stephen C. Russell, John Jay College

In this brief volume, Stephen C. Russell introduces biblical scholars to the interdisciplinary study of space and its related concepts, including land and territory. He summarizes several approaches to the study of space, focussing especially on the work of Henri Lefebvre.
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9789004339910
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January 2017
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$84.00

by Bernard Spolsky (Bar-Ilan University).

Jews spent over two thousand years in exile. Although Hebrew remained a sacred and literary language, it formed part of a repertoire which included Jewish varieties of the local language. With the return to Israel, Hebrew was revernacularized. This article traces the sociolinguistic effects of...
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ISBN: 
9789004338388
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January 2017
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$84.00

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