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- Temple University Press 2012; US$ 62.95
This book, the second of two volumes, examines the pressing issues that affect women?pornography, prostitution, battery, rape, pay equity, sexual harassment, motherhood, abortion, adoption, new reproductive technologies?and considers them through the lens of feminist legal theory. It features more than sixty articles by well-known legal scholars and... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 125.00
From the earliest periods of architecture and building, architects’ actions have been conditioned by rules, regulations, standards, and governance practices. These range from socio-cultural and religious codes seeking to influence the formal structure of settlement patterns, to prescriptive building regulations specifying detailed elements of... more...
- 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...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2010; US$ 20.00
In this concise history of expropriation of land for the common good in Europe and North America from medieval times to 1800, Susan Reynolds contextualizes the history of an important legal doctrine regarding the relationship between government and the institution of private property. Before Eminent Domain concentrates on western Europe and the... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 62.00
This 2008 book presents a broad range of global perspectives on biodiversity conservation and the maintenance of sustainable cultures. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 78.95
How do we promote global economic development, while simultaneously preserving local biological and cultural diversity? This authoritative volume, written by leading legal experts and biological and social scientists from around the world, aims to address this question in all of its complexity. The first part of the book focuses on biodiversity and... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2009; US$ 124.95
Analysing the social contract theorists through the lens of contemporary feminist philosophy, this work focuses on the relationship between the 'self' and the law and examines how social contractarians have viewed this relationship. 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...
- CABI 2007; US$ 150.00
Shows how bringing together the strengths of community-based laws rooted in user participation and the formalized legal systems of the public sector, water management regimes will be able to reach their goals. more...
- Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 45.00
This 2006 volume is a collection of land use laws that attempt to achieve sustainable development. more...