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  • Research Handbook on International Energy Lawby K. Talus

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 60.00

    International energy law is an elusive but important concept. There is no body of law called ‘international energy law’, nor is there any universally accepted definition for it, yet many specialised areas of international law have a direct relationship with energy policy. The Research Handbook on International Energy Law examines various... more...

  • Biotechnology Regulation and GMOsby N. Thayyil

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    This book examines the EU regulatory framework in the Genetic Modification of agriculture and food to see how adequately EU law treats serious contestations about the development and use of GMOs. Since linkages between law, technology and public contestations could have a crucial dimension in the shaping of democratic societies, the space EU law provides... more...

  • Constitutions and the Commonsby Blake Hudson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95

    Constitutions and the Commons looks at a critical but little examined issue of the degree to which the federal constitution of a nation contributes toward or limits the ability of the national government to manage its domestic natural resources. Furthermore it considers how far the constitution facilitates the binding of constituent states, provinces or... more...

  • Contemporary Housing Issues in a Globalized Worldby Padraic Kenna

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 134.95

    This book examines and discusses key contemporary housing issues in the context of today’s globalized housing systems. The book takes up the challenge of developing a new paradigm, working towards the possibility of an alternative future. Revolving around three constellations of writing by diverse contributors, each chapter sets out a clear and... more...

  • Postmodern Legal Feminismby Mary Joe Frug

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 56.95

    First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Economics of the Oceansby Paul Hallwood

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the economic uses of oceanic resources, the rights to exploit them and the division of the economic rents, or surpluses, between sovereign powers, and individual users of ocean space. more...

  • Elephant Treatiesby Rachelle Adam

    University Press of New England 2014; US$ 125.00

    Shows how the colonial origins of biodiversity conventions and conservation organizations impact their efficacy in modern times 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...

  • 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...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    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 collection offers a central resource regarding ABS governance for those working on and interested in global environmental governance. more...