Law: Public International Law

  • Population and Strategies for National Sustainable Development: Population and Strategies for National Sustainable Development book cover

    Population and Strategies for National Sustainable Development

    Population and Strategies for National Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    By Gayl D Ness, Meghan V Golay

    First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge
    Health and Population Set

  • Forward Drive: The Race to Build the Clean Car of the Future book cover

    Forward Drive

    The Race to Build the Clean Car of the Future, 1st Edition

    By Jim Motavalli

    This comprehensive account of the past, present and future of the automobile examines the key trends, key technologies and key players involved in the race to develop clean, environmentally friendly vehicles that are affordable and that do not compromise on safety or design. Undertaking a rigorous…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Plantations Privatization Poverty and Power: Changing Ownership and Management of State Forests book cover

    Plantations Privatization Poverty and Power

    Changing Ownership and Management of State Forests, 1st Edition

    By Michael Garforth, James Mayers

    Private sector delivery of state services is increasingly common worldwide, and state forest plantation management is no exception. Increasingly governments are transferring rights and responsibilities to the private sector for state-owned plantations. Some claim that this is the road to achieving…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Business and Human Rights: History, Law and Policy - Bridging the Accountability Gap book cover

    Business and Human Rights

    History, Law and Policy - Bridging the Accountability Gap, 1st Edition

    By Nadia Bernaz

    Business corporations can and do violate human rights all over the world, and they are often not held to account. Emblematic cases and situations such as the state of the Niger Delta and the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory are examples of corporate human rights abuses which are not adequately…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • The Politics of Decentralization: Forests, Power and People book cover

    The Politics of Decentralization

    Forests, Power and People, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carol J. Pierce Colfer, Doris Capistrano

    Decentralization is sweeping the world and having dramatic and far-reaching impacts on resource management and livelihoods, particularly in forestry. This book is the most up-to-date examination of the themes, experiences and lessons learned from decentralization worldwide. Drawing on research and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Implementing the Climate Regime: International Compliance book cover

    Implementing the Climate Regime

    International Compliance, 1st Edition

    By Olav Schram Stokke

    Edited by Jon Hovi, Geir Ulfstein

    Global warming is the most severe environmental challenge faced by humanity today and the costs of responding effectively will be high. While Russia's ratification of the Kyoto Protocol ensures the treaty's entry into force, lack of capacity, or incentives to renege on their commitments, will…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • Recent Developments in the South China Sea Dispute: The Prospect of a Joint Development Regime book cover

    Recent Developments in the South China Sea Dispute

    The Prospect of a Joint Development Regime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wu Shicun, Nong Hong

    The South China Sea region contains potentially huge deposits of petroleum and natural gas, important shipping lanes and fishing areas, and is subject to a number of maritime territorial disputes. This edited volume analyzes the most recent development in the South China Sea dispute looking at the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • Business and Human Rights in Southeast Asia: Risk and the Regulatory Turn book cover

    Business and Human Rights in Southeast Asia

    Risk and the Regulatory Turn, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mahdev Mohan, Cynthia Morel

    Business and human rights has emerged as a distinct field within the corporate governance movement. The endorsement by the United Nations Human Rights Council of a new set of Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights in 2011 reinforces the State’s duty to protect against human rights abuses…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • The Cuban Embargo under International Law: El Bloqueo book cover

    The Cuban Embargo under International Law

    El Bloqueo, 1st Edition

    By Nigel D. White

    The United States embargo against Cuba was imposed over fifty years ago initially as a response to the new revolutionary government's seizure of US properties, which was viewed by the US as a violation of international law. However, while sanctions can be legitimate means of enforcing established…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Social and Economic Rights in Theory and Practice: Critical Inquiries book cover

    Social and Economic Rights in Theory and Practice

    Critical Inquiries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Alviar García, Karl Klare, Lucy A. Williams

    This book discusses a range of rights controversies from both theoretical and practical perspectives. It considers specific issues in the litigation and adjudication of social and economic rights cases from the differing standpoints of activists, lawyers, and adjudicators.…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge

  • Trade, Globalization and Sustainability Impact Assessment: A Critical Look at Methods and Outcomes book cover

    Trade, Globalization and Sustainability Impact Assessment

    A Critical Look at Methods and Outcomes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Ekins, Tancrede Voituriez

    Trade liberalization, as promoted by the World Trade Organization (WTO), has become one of the dominant drivers and most controversial aspects of globalization. Trade sustainability impact assessments (SIAs) were introduced as a means of generating better understanding especially of the social and…

    Paperback – 2016-07-26
    Routledge

  • Transborder Governance of Forests, Rivers and Seas book cover

    Transborder Governance of Forests, Rivers and Seas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wil de Jong, Denyse Snelder, Noboru Ishikawa

    Natural resources often stretch across borders that separate modern nation states. This can create conflict and limit opportunities for regulated consumption of their goods and services, but also provide opportunities for joint multinational efforts that exceed single country capabilities. This…

    Paperback – 2016-07-19
    Routledge

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