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  • Offshore Safety Managementby Ian Sutton

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 149.00

    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...

  • Legal Feminismby Ann Scales

    NYU Press 2006; US$ 69.00

    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...

  • Die völkerrechtlichen Regelungen über den Zugang zu genetischen Ressourcenby Tobias Lochen

    Mohr Siebeck 2007; US$ 74.28

    Hauptbeschreibung Seit Jahrzehnten beklagen ressourcenreiche Staaten Fälle sogenannter 'Biopiraterie', in denen Wissenschaftler Pflanzen ohne Erlaubnis ausführen und Bestandteile patentieren, ohne den Ursprungsstaat angemessen zu kompensieren. Daher bemüht sich die Staatengemeinschaft um entsprechende Regelungen zum Ausgleich der entgegengesetzten... more...

  • European and Dutch Water Lawby H.F.M.W. van Rijswick; H.J.M. Havekes

    Europa Law Publishing 2012; US$ 98.00

    In this book modern European water law and its implementation in the Netherlands is being described and analyzed. more...

  • Marine Environmental Governanceby Erika Techera

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 42.95

    Marine Environmental Governance: From International Law to Local Practice  considers the relationship between international environmental law and community-based conservation in the protection of marine areas. more...

  • Rights of Passageby Nicholas Blomley

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 41.95

    Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow documents a powerful and under-researched form of urban governance that focuses on pedestrian flow. more...

  • Group Representation, Feminist Theory, and the Promise of Justiceby Angela D. Ledford

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 109.95

    This new study addresses various manifestations of social class and cultural difference as well as their implications for political representation. The analysis demonstrates how three of the most influential feminist theorists who write about political representation conceive of group representation, identify the problems that group representation... more...

  • International Law and Freshwaterby Laurence Boisson De Chazournes; Christina Leb; Mara Tignino

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    The issues surrounding water embody some of the greatest challenges of the 21st century. The editors of this timely book have brought together the leading authors in the field to explore the key questions involving international law and water governance. International Law and Freshwater connects recent legal developments through the breadth and synergies... more...

  • Common Pools of Genetic Resourcesby Evanson Chege Kamau; Gerd Winter

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 195.00

    Managing genetic resources and traditional knowledge is critical to one of the most significant issues facing the global environment ? maintenance of biodiversity. Written by a team of expert academics and practitioners in the field, this innovative book makes a timely and valuable contribution to academic and policy debates in International Environmental... 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...