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- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 130.00
Legislation and regulation are driving green development and compliance in a wide variety of ways. This review of the law in key jurisdictions for the research community, lawyers, the construction industry and government examines some of the mechanisms in place ? from the more traditional building regulation controls to green leases and the law relating... more...
- 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...
- Leiden University Press 2011; US$ 53.00
"These farmers have been working this land for generations. But they have no papers. So the government may clear this land for a project. People fear they will be chased away." Such stories can be heard every day in Africa, Asia and Latin America. They demonstrate the insecurity of rural smallholders who are threatened with eviction without... more...
- 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...
- Mohr Siebeck 2007; US$ 74.68
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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...