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- BRILL 2006; US$ 193.00
Focusing on the ecosystems associated with deep-sea hydrothermal vents in areas beyond national jurisdiction, this book examines a range of activities in the deep-sea including bioprospecting, marine scientific research, mining and tourism; and considers the effectiveness of international law and governance mechanisms to manage these activities. more...
- BRILL 2010; US$ 148.00
This work intends to contribute to a better understanding of the international law aspects of the ongoing debate on current and future international governance and regulation of areas beyond national jurisdiction, focusing on principles and objectives, institutional arrangements, entitlements and compliance. more...
- BRILL 2010; US$ 213.00
Consacré à la définition controversée de l?expropriation indirecte en droit international, cet ouvrage, à travers l?exemple des réglementations environnementales, offre une analyse complète de la question et propose une lecture innovante des principes applicables à la protection des investisseurs étrangers. Drawing on the controversial definition... more...
- Hart Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 91.80
Argues that feminism must return to the universal and reconstruct the theory and practice of human rights. This work offers discourse ethics and its post-metaphysical defence of universalism as a key to this process of reconstruction. The implications of discourse ethics and the possibility of reclaiming universalism are also explored. more...
- Hart Publishing Limited 1998; US$ 61.20
This feminist critique of law analyzes the ways in which modern law is gendered. It reveals why the author has been led to question some of the central assumptions of traditional legal education and scholarship and sets out a vision of jurisprudence as a form of critical social theory. more...
- Hart Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 120.60
Winner of the Peter Birks Prize for Outstanding Legal Scholarship 2009.The use of private property rights to regulate natural resources is a controversial topic because it touches upon two critical issues: the allocation of wealth in society and the c more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 55.95
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...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 195.00
The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) strives for the sustainable and equitable utilization of genetic resources, with the ultimate goal of conserving biodiversity. The CBD and the Nagoya Protocol which has since been elaborated suggest a bilateral model for access to genetic resources and the sharing of benefits from their utilization. There... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
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...