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  • 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...

  • Common Pools of Genetic Resources: Equity and Innovation in International Biodiversity Lawby Evanson Chege Kamau; Gerd Winter

    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...

  • 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...

  • Einführung in das Datenschutzrechtby Benedikt Buchner; Marie-Theres Tinnefeld; Thomas Petri

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2012; US$ 1,256.00

    In der 5. Auflage reagiert die Einführung auf die neuen Entwicklungen, die sich durch den Vertrag von Lissabon und die EU-Grundrechte-Charta abzeichnen. Sie setzt sich mit der europäischen und nationalen Rechtsprechung auseinander, unter anderem mit der Forderung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes nach einer völligen Unabhängigkeit der Datenschutzkontrollinstanzen.... more...

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Feminist Legal Theoryby Margaret Davies; Vanessa E. Munro

    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...

  • Sister Wives, Surrogates and Sex Workersby Angela Campbell

    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 law’s 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...

  • Global Environmental Governance after the Nagoya Protocolby Sebastian Oberthür; G. Kristin Rosendal

    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...

  • Wenn Würde zur Ware verkommtby Rolf Keicher; Stefan Gillich

    Springer 2013; US$ 19.99

    In diesem Band werden die Zugangsschwierigkeiten von Menschen zum allgemeinen Wohnungsmarkt aufgezeigt. Dieser hat von sich aus kein Interesse an einer Wohnungsversorgung für alle und gehorcht anderen Gesetzen. Ohne Wohnung leben zu müssen heißt nicht nur, grundlegender Rechte beraubt zu sein, sondern sich vielfältiger Vorurteile erwehren zu müssen.... more...

  • Economics of the Oceansby Paul Hallwood

    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...