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Books on Law and Society

The following are books produced by CD Publishing about law and society. They cover the fields of humanitarianism, international law, human rights, health, justice, religion, and other relevant social sciences.

 

 

 International Law: A Textbook for the South Pacific

International Law: A Textbook for the South Pacific is an introductory textbook for students and practitioners of international law. It provides a concise and clear introduction to the subject from the perspective of the South Pacific. This textbook takes advantage of Professor Olowu's unique experience as a lawyer trained at universities in Africa, North America and Europe, who has also taught international law in the South Pacific. Few academics can claim his breadth and depth of expertise concerning in international law in diverse geographical and cultural contexts. This textbook introduces the most important aspects of public international law in a clear and authoritative manner.

by 'Dejo Olowu
ISBN: 978-0-9743570-8-9, Paperback US$39.99.

 

Introduction to International Criminal Law

This Introduction to International Criminal Law provides an understandable glimpse into the intricacies of the law. It is written by a practitioner of international criminal law who has also frequently taught university courses and given countless public lectures on this subject. The insights provided in this book combine the experience of practice with the communication skills of a seasoned academic. Unlike many other texts by western writers, this author gives special attention to the concerns of audiences in Africa, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia. International criminal law is presented as part of a strategy for achieving a world characterized by peaceful cooperation and respect for the basic values of human dignity.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler
ISBN: 978-0-9743-5703-4, Paperback US$24.95.

 

The Principle of Non-Discrimination in International Law

The principle of non-discrimination underlies society's goal of achieving relative equality among all human beings. This book by an internationally acclaimed practitioner provides the materials necessary for understanding how international law protects individuals from the discrimination. It includes treaties, other instruments, cases, and a concise description of the law.

 

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler
ISBN 978-0-9743-5704-1, Paperback US$26.99.

 

Introduction to International Human Rights Law

 

International human rights law is one of the fastest growing subjects of law. Indeed this should not be surprising as it is the law that guarantees the most rights of individuals. This book provides an introduction to the study of international human rights law for students and practitioners. It is written by an expert in international human rights law who has practiced before international human rights tribunals of the United Nations, as well as regional systems in Europe, the Americas, African and Asia. The insights provided in this book guide the reader from the theory of the law to how it is applied in practice. Unlike other texts by other western writers, this author gives special attention to concerns of audiences in Africa, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler
ISBN: 978-0-9743570-2-7, Paperback US$24.95.

 

International Human Rights Law: Cases and Materials, Volume I

A complete international human rights law course with which readers will acquire a basic understanding of the law and how to use it. Critical thinking is encouraged through numerous exercises and questions. Unlike other human rights texts available today this book views the law from the perspective of those most vulnerable to deprivation of their human rights. This view is based on more than fifteen years of experience bringing international human right cases to international tribunals and forums. The law is presented with a degree of objectivity that recognizes the significant role that developed countries have played in perpetuating human rights violations around the world despite their having initially instigated much of the modern concern for international human rights law. Volume One contains Chapters One through Nine as well as a full Index and Table of Contents.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler

ISBN: 978-0974-3570-0-3a, Paperback US$19.99.

 

International Human Rights Law: Cases and Materials, Volume II

A complete international human rights law course with which readers will acquire a basic understanding of the law and how to use it. Critical thinking is encouraged through numerous exercises and questions. Unlike other human rights texts available today this book views the law from the perspective of those most vulnerable to deprivation of their human rights. This view is based on more than fifteen years of experience bringing international human right cases to international tribunals and forums. Volume Two contains Chapters Ten through Fourteen the texts the most important human rights treaties and rules of procedure, a full glossary, model petitions/communications as well as an index of topic, an index of authors, and a full Table of Contents.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler

ISBN: 978-0974-3570-0-3b, Paperback US$19.99.

 

The Iraqi Special Tribunal: An Abuse of Justice [draft report]

This is the draft report of two members of the defense team of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, who was killed by the United States collaborating with Iraqis on 30 December 2006. The authors spell out in detail the numerous violations of the right to fair trial that they believe constituted a serious war crime committed by the numerous United States personnel and their Iraqi collaborators who were involved in ensuring the court trying the former Iraqi leader was unfair.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler and Ramsey Clark
February 2007, Paperback US$10.00.

 

Introduction to International Humanitarian Law

 

This book provides an introduction to the study of international humanitarian law for students and practitioners and anyone seeking to understand this area of law. It is written by an expert in international law who has had to depend on the functioning of the law in the heat of ongoing armed conflicts for his own protection and to protect other civilian victims of war. It does this through tools that include a basic summary of the history of international humanitarian law; a concise and easy to understand description of the most important principles of international humanitarian law; and exercises to help you understand the law and to assist teachers in conveying the meaning of the law in practice.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler

ISBN: 0-97435-706-5, Paperback US$16.99.

 

United Kingdom Asylum Law in its European Context

This edited book provides a collection of analyses of UK asylum law and the European human rights law applicable to asylum seekers. It contains contributions by some of the leading European asylum law experts with insightful interpretations of the law and practical solutions for the legal problems facing asylumseekers. Although written in 1997 it is still a very valuable contribution to European asylum law even today.

by Prakash Shah, et al
ISBN: 0-9535728-0-3, Paperback US$20.00.

 

 

Human Rights Approach to Heath: A Training Module

This module provides professional health workers, lobbyists, politicians, international relations specialists an introduction to using human rights law to ensure access to health care. It aims at the domestic and international policy making process. Its very simple exercises encourage thinking about how human rights can influence policy decisions and how you can use it in your own policy work.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler
Paperback US$9.99.
 

Our Common Responsibility: The Impact of a New War on Iraqi Children

This report, which appeared just two months before the March 2003 invasion of Iraq, ominously predicts the deaths of the estimated 100,000 children as a result of the war that has been recorded by scientists writing in the high reputable Lancet medical journal in 2004.

by The International Study Team
Paperback US$6.00.

 

ИЗУЧЕНИЕ МЕЖДУНАРОДНОГО ПРАВА ПРАВ ЧЕЛОВЕКА

Настоящее издание предоставляет студентам юридических ВУЗов и практическим работникам возможность ознакомиться с Международным правом прав человека. В книге на доступном языке содержится подробная информация о МППЧ, начиная от его истории, развития и институтов до дискуссий по самым спорным моментам прам человека. Читатель также найдет глоссарий юридических терминов, имеющих отношение к МППЧ, и общийпроверочный список для подачи обращений в связи с нарушениями правчеловека.

by Curtis F.J. Doebbler
ISBN: 0-97435-701-4, Paperback US$12.99. 

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Poetry Books

CD Publishing produces selected poetry books from new and established authors.
 

 

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by Yosuf

These poems were written between 2002 and 2005 mainly during travels in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and America. Often they were the result of reflections on the plight of some of the most vulnerable people on earth. Often these vulnerabilities are the result of American actions around the world that claimed to make the world safer for Americans to live in, but which brought unbearable pain and suffering to others.

ISBN: 1-4116-6956-8, Paperback US$9.00. 

 

Voices From Within the Well of Wishes & Worldy Feelings

 

by Ric Dee Lars & CFJ Doebbler

This collection of poems is by two new poets from very different backgrounds and experiences who share in expressing their reflections on both the humanity and inhumanity around them.

ISBN: 1-410708-6-16, Paperback US$15.99.

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