Law: Public International Law

  • Water and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding book cover

    Water and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erika Weinthal, Jessica J. Troell, Mikiyasu Nakayama

    Water is a basic human need, and despite predictions of "water wars," shared waters have proven to be the natural resource with the greatest potential for interstate cooperation and local confidence building. Indeed, water management plays a singularly important role in rebuilding trust after…

    Paperback – 2014-02-24
    Routledge
    Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Natural Resource Management

  • Global Governance, Human Rights and International Law: Combating the Tragic Flaw book cover

    Global Governance, Human Rights and International Law

    Combating the Tragic Flaw, 1st Edition

    By Errol P. Mendes

    This book offers a stimulating introduction to the links between areas of global governance, human rights global economy and international law. By drawing on a range of diverse subject areas, Errol P. Mendes argues that the foundations of global governance, human rights and international law are…

    Paperback – 2014-02-11
    Routledge

  • UNHCR and International Refugee Law: From Treaties to Innovation book cover

    UNHCR and International Refugee Law

    From Treaties to Innovation, 1st Edition

    By Corinne Lewis

    This book considers the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ contribution to international refugee law since the establishment of UNHCR by the United Nations General Assembly in 1951. The book explores the historical and statutory foundations that create an indelible link between UNHCR…

    Paperback – 2014-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • UNCLOS and Ocean Dispute Settlement: Law and Politics in the South China Sea book cover

    UNCLOS and Ocean Dispute Settlement

    Law and Politics in the South China Sea, 1st Edition

    By Nong Hong

    The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) offers a legal framework for the sustainable development of the oceans and their natural resources. However, recently there have been calls to amend the Convention due to some ambiguous provisions which are unable to address a variety of…

    Paperback – 2014-01-10
    Routledge

  • Resolving Messy Policy Problems: Handling Conflict in Environmental, Transport, Health and Ageing Policy book cover

    Resolving Messy Policy Problems

    Handling Conflict in Environmental, Transport, Health and Ageing Policy, 1st Edition

    By Steven Ney

    Our lives increasingly take place in ever more complex and interconnected networks that blur the boundaries we have traditionally used to define our social and political spaces. Accordingly, the policy problems that governments are called upon to deal with have become less clear-cut and far messier…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes book cover

    Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carol J Pierce Colfer, Jean-Laurent Pfund

    This book provides a novel approach to governance relating to biodiversity and human well-being in complex tropical landscapes, including forests and protected areas. It focuses attention at the interface between communities and the landscape level, building on interdisciplinary research conducted…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Transboundary Risk Governance book cover

    Transboundary Risk Governance

    1st Edition

    By Rolf Lidskog, Linda Soneryd, Ylva Uggla

    Governing environmental risk, particularly large-scale transboundary risks associated with climate change and pollution, is one of the most pressing problems facing society . This book focuses on a set of key questions relating to environmental regulation: How are activities regulated in a…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Science, Policy and Stakeholders in Water Management: An Integrated Approach to River Basin Management book cover

    Science, Policy and Stakeholders in Water Management

    An Integrated Approach to River Basin Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Gooch, Per Stålnacke

    One of the major problems facing practitioners and scientists working with water management is how to integrate knowledge and experiences from scientific, policy and stakeholder perspectives. In this book this science-policy-stakeholder interface (SPSI) is examined both analytically and through the…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Decentralization of Forest Governance: Politics, Economics and the Fight for Control of Forests in Indonesian Borneo book cover

    The Decentralization of Forest Governance

    Politics, Economics and the Fight for Control of Forests in Indonesian Borneo, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moira Moeliono, Eva Wollenberg, Godwin Limberg

    The devolution of control over the world's forests from national or state and provincial level governments to local control is an ongoing global trend that deeply affects all aspects of forest management, conservation of biodiversity, control over resources, wealth distribution and livelihoods.…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and the Law: Solutions for Access and Benefit Sharing book cover

    Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and the Law

    Solutions for Access and Benefit Sharing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evanson C. Kamau, Gerd Winter

    The need to regulate access to genetic resources and ensure a fair and equitable sharing of any resulting benefits was at the core of the development of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). The CBD established a series of principles and requirements around access and benefit sharing (ABS)…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge

  • Marginalized Reproduction: Ethnicity, Infertility and Reproductive Technologies book cover

    Marginalized Reproduction

    Ethnicity, Infertility and Reproductive Technologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorraine Culley, Nicky Hudson, Floor van Rooij

    Worldwide, over 75 million people are involuntarily childless, a devastating experience for many with significant consequences for the social and psychological well-being of women in particular. Despite greater levels of infertility and strong cultural meanings attached to having children, little…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Food Systems Failure: The Global Food Crisis and the Future of Agriculture book cover

    Food Systems Failure

    The Global Food Crisis and the Future of Agriculture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Rosin, Paul Stock, Hugh Campbell

    This book provides a critical assessment of the contemporary global food system in light of the heightening food crisis, as evidence of its failure to achieve food security for the world's population. A key aspect of this failure is identified in the neoliberal strategies which emphasize industrial…

    Paperback – 2013-11-26
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

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