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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95
It is an unfortunate truth that our oceans offer valuable resources that are too often used unsustainably. Time and again this is due to the failure of international law to provide a framework for adequate governance. Economics of the Oceans examines this issue and provides a comprehensive study of ocean uses from the perspectives of law and economics.... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 124.95
This book develops an analytical framework that aims to discern the meaning and value that women may ascribe to morally ambiguous practices. An analysis of laws approach to polygamy, surrogacy and sex work, particularly in Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia, provides a basis for evaluating the choice-coercion binary and for contemplating... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
This book analyses the status and prospects of the global governance of Access Benefit Sharing (ABS) in the aftermath of 2010?s Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). The CBD?s initial 1992 framework of global ABS governance established the objective of sharing the benefits arising from the use of genetic resources fairly... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 144.95
This Companion celebrates the strength of feminist legal thought, which is manifested in this dynamic combination of stability and change, as well as in the diversity of perspectives and methodologies, and the extensive range of subject-matters, which are now included within its ambit. Bringing together contributors from across a range of jurisdictions... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 32.50
This collection of essays in Governing Global Land Deals provides new empirical and theoretical analyses of the relationships between global land grabs and processes of government and governance. Reframes debates on global land grabs by focusing on the relationship between large-scale land deals and processes of governance Offers new... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2013; US$ 83.74
Das Buch enthält erste Interpretationslinien des neuen Rechts zur energetischen Modernisierung im Wohnraummietrecht. Vor allem die neuen Begriffe der End- und Primärenergieeinsparung, die für die Modernisierungsumlage, die Duldungspflicht und den umstrittenen Mietminderungsausschluss von entscheidender Relevanz sind, wurden vom Autor, der das Gesetzgebungsverfahren... more...
- OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 119.99
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the legal regime governing fresh water, its protection, management, and uses. It looks at the status of water in international law, taking into account its multi-faceted nature, whether environmental, social, cultural, or economic. It examines the universal and regional dimensions of the regulation of... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 99.95
At the UN General Assembly in 1997, an overwhelming majority of States voted for the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses ? a global overarching framework governing the rights and duties of States sharing freshwater systems. Globally, there are 263 internationally shared watersheds,... more...