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  • The Challenge of Legal Pluralismby Marc Simon Thomas

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Within the Latin American context, legal pluralism is often depicted as a dichotomy between customary law and national law. In addition, the use of customary law alongside national law is frequently portrayed as a vehicle of resistance. This book argues that, because ordinary Indians are not positively biased in favor of customary law per se, a... more...

  • Civil Liability and Financial Security for Offshore Oil and Gas Activitiesby Michael Faure

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 100.00 US$ 82.00

    This book analyses how damage resulting from offshore-related incidents is compensated in European waters, whilst providing models to improve such compensation. more...

  • Fact-Finding before the International Court of Justiceby James Gerard Devaney

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 88.00 US$ 72.16

    A comprehensive study of the topical issue of fact-finding which makes realistic proposals to address the ICJ's problematic practice in this area. more...

  • Anlagenplanung, Anlagenbau, Anlagenbetrieb für Unternehmenby Ines Zenke; Miriam Vollmer

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 112.27

    This volume provides a practical presentation of essential regulations for facility operators. It covers the regulatory framework for facility planning, construction, and daily operation, including management of the facility after decommissioning. The aim is to give corporate directors a comprehensive picture of the statutory and regulatory... more...

  • Global Mobile Satellite Communications Theoryby Stojce Dimov Ilcev

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 112.31

    This book discusses current theory regarding global mobile satellite communications (GMSC) for maritime, land (road and rail), and aeronautical applications. It covers how these can enable connections between moving objects such as ships, road and rail vehicles and aircrafts on one hand, and on the other ground telecommunications subscribers through... more...

  • The International Criminal Courtby William A. Schabas

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 329.99 US$ 283.79

    Fully updated, the second edition of The International Criminal Court provides an article-by-article analysis of the Rome Statute, examining each of the 128 articles with reference to relevant case law, academic commentary, and related international instruments. more...

  • The Death of Treaty Supremacyby David L. Sloss

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 84.99 US$ 73.09

    This book provides the first detailed history of the Constitution's treaty supremacy rule. It describes a process of invisible constitutional change. The traditional supremacy rule provided that all treaties supersede conflicting state laws; it precluded state governments from violating U.S. treaty obligations. Before 1945, treaty supremacy and self-execution... more...

  • Épidémiesby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    L'épidémie, maladie sociale aux effets brusques et amples, est une grande réalité historique, longtemps aussi méconnue des historiens que redoutée des contemporains. Histoire des épidémies, mais aussi épidémies de l'histoire: les maladies n'apparaissent-elles pas avec leur vie indépendante... more...

  • Santé et maladiesby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Si, depuis le développement de la pathologie, on n'emploie plus le mot maladie(s) qu'au pluriel, la notion de santé (au singulier) a survécu trop longtemps, car c'est un concept vide pour lequel on s'efforce de trouver une espèce de contenu dans l'existence d'une force biologique intérieure à... more...

  • Hygièneby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    L'hygiène est classiquement la science qui enseigne les mesures propres à conserver la santé, voire à l'améliorer. Elle a été présente dans toute les civilisations depuis les plus primitives mais avec une évolution des approches liées aux progrès des connaissances et aux transformations des ... more...