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- BRILL 2007; US$ 229.00
This collection offers an overview of the issues involved concerning the interface between human rights and intellectual property rights (IPRs). It makes clear that two schools of thought have developed. The first school maintains that human rights and IPRs are in fundamental conflict. Strong protection of IP is incompatible with human rights obligations.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 61.95
Autonomy is often said to be the dominant ethical principle in modern bioethics, and it is also important in law. Respect for autonomy is said to underpin the law of consent, which is theoretically designed to protect the right of patients to make decisions based on their own values and for their own reasons. The notion that consent underpins beneficent... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 128.73
Written from 40 years of research in civil law and the philosophy of law, this volume focuses on the interpretation and systematisation of legal norms. The text also includes an updated discussion on the writings of Robert Alexy, Jūrgen Habermas, Ronald Dworkin, and Alf Ross. more...
- OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 109.99
The criminalization of migration and the use of coercive state power against foreigners is a controversial topic that demands closer reflection. This book examines the relationship between immigration control, citizenship, and criminal justice, reflecting on the theoretical and methodological challenges posed by mass mobility and its control. more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
This timely volume explores the ways in which indigenous peoples across the world are challenged by climate change impacts, and discusses the legal resources available to confront those challenges. Indigenous peoples occupy a unique niche within the climate justice movement, as many indigenous communities live subsistence lifestyles that are severely... more...
- World Bank Publications 2005; US$ 9.99
This work addresses the complexity of the WTOs August 30,. 2003 decision on the implementation of paragraph 6 of the Doha Declaration on the TRIPS Agreement and Public Health. It provides an explanation of the decision and model legal texts for the required notifications to the WTO and for the amendments of their patent law that most developing... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 96.55
With air traffic and passenger numbers increasing rapidly worldwide, this trusty reference point for aviation professionals covers the regulatory framework and functional aspects of aerodrome operations, from certification to security and finance. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 175.00
How are pharmaceutical technologies developed and controlled in our societies? To what extent should the availability of these technologies be determined by scientific experts, a democratic state, the interests of final users, or ethical principles? This unique collection brings together the work of social scientists, ethicists, lawyers and policy... more...
A Commentary on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, Article 2: The Right of Non-DiscriminationBRILL 2008; US$ 104.00
This volume constitutes a commentary on Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. It is part of the series, A Commentary on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, which provides an article by article analysis of all substantive, organizational and procedural provisions of the CRC and its two Optional... more...