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  • International Water Treatiesby Shlomi Dinar

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 59.95

    As demand for fresh water rises, together with population, water scarcity already features on the national security agenda of many countries. In this book, Dinardevelops a theory to explain solutions to property rights conflicts over shared rivers. Through systematic analysis of available treaty texts, corresponding side-payment and cost-sharing patterns... more...

  • Introduction to Feminist Jurisprudenceby Hilaire Barnett

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95

    "First Published in 1998, Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company." more...

  • Land Use Law for Sustainable Developmentby Nathalie J. Chalifour; Patricia Kameri-Mbote; Lin Heng Lye; John R. Nolon

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 68.00

    This 2007 book surveys the global experience in implementing land-use policies to move towards sustainable development. more...

  • Legal Feminismby Ann Scales

    NYU Press 2006; US$ 22.95

    In the late 1970s, feminist scholars and activists joined together to build a movement aimed at bringing feminist theory and experiences to the practice and teaching of American law. Since then, the feminist jurisprudence movement has taken root, with courts and legislatures addressing matters of sex and gender inequality, and law schools employing... more...

  • Lyster's International Wildlife Lawby Michael Bowman; Peter Davies; Catherine Redgwell

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 56.00

    Explores the key international treaty instruments regulating species conservation and habitat protection, and the mechanisms available to make them work. more...

  • A Mabo Memoirby Bryan Keon-Cohen

    Zemvic Press 2013; US$ 19.99

    This acclaimed book is an insider's comprehensive account, written for the non-lawyer, by the plaintiffs' counsel, Dr. Bryan Keon-Cohen AM QC. He recounts Eddie Mabo's motivations, the Murray Islanders and their culture; lawyers and judges involved; legal aid hassles; set-backs during trial; repeated attacks by Bjelke-Petersen's government;... more...

  • Marine Environmental Governanceby Erika Techera

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    Marine Environmental Governance: From International Law to Local Practice considers the relationship between international environmental law and community-based management of marine areas. Focusing on small island states, in which indigenous populations have to a large extent continued to maintain traditional lifestyles, this book takes up the question... more...

  • Offshore Safety Managementby Ian Sutton

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 158.00

    2010 was a defining year for the offshore oil and gas industry in the United States. On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) floating drilling rig suffered a catastrophic explosion and fire. Eleven men died in the explosion - 17 others were injured. The fire, which burned for a day and a half, eventually sent the entire rig to the bottom of... more...

  • Open Governmentby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 67.00

    Building open and transparent government is a challenge shared by all countries. Transparency and accountability in the public administration are enhanced by strong public scrutiny based on solid legal provisions for access to information. Investing in consultation and public participation allows governments to tap new sources of policy-relevant ideas,... more...

  • Our Lives Before the Lawby Judith A. Baer

    Princeton University Press 1999; US$ 43.95

    According to Judith Baer, feminist legal scholarship today does not effectively address the harsh realities of women's lives. Feminists have marginalized themselves, she argues, by withdrawing from mainstream intellectual discourse. In Our Lives Before the Law , Baer thus presents the framework for a new feminist jurisprudence--one that would return... more...