The Resource Globalisation and the Quest for Social and Environmental Justice : the Relevance of International Law in an Evolving World Order., (electronic resource :)

Globalisation and the Quest for Social and Environmental Justice : the Relevance of International Law in an Evolving World Order., (electronic resource :)

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Globalisation and the Quest for Social and Environmental Justice : the Relevance of International Law in an Evolving World Order.
Title
Globalisation and the Quest for Social and Environmental Justice
Title remainder
the Relevance of International Law in an Evolving World Order.
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The book is an exploration of the intricate nexus that emerges as a result of globalisation, inextricably linking together issues of international law, human rights, environmental law and international trade law. Bringing together a number of experts in the field, the book focuses on the areas of social justice and environmental justice, and explores the links that exists between the two and the effect of globalisation on these areas
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Alam, Shawkat
Index
no index present
LC call number
KZ3410.G565 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Klein, Natalie
  • Overland, Juliette
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  • Environmental justice
  • Globalization
  • International cooperation
  • International law
  • Social justice
  • Law
  • Agriculture
  • Reference & resource series
  • Philosophy
  • Military Science
  • Astronomy
Label
Globalisation and the Quest for Social and Environmental Justice : the Relevance of International Law in an Evolving World Order., (electronic resource :)
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Publication
Note
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on contributors; Table of cases; 1 Achieving social and environmental justice through the many dimensions of globalisation: An elusive or achievable quest?; 2 'Globalized localisms': Three phases of international environmental governance for biodiversity protection; 3 Global standards and specific needs: Protection of the marine environment through particularly sensitive sea areas; 4 Blue oil: Water resources, social justice and the international law on foreign investment
  • 5 Economic globalization: Rethinking its promises for economic and social development from a developing country perspective6 Standards in the WTO - attitudes to biotechnology; 7 Embedding the neoliberal transformation of government services through trade in services agreements; 8 A multi-faceted journey: Globalisation, transnational corporations and corporate social responsibility; 9 Globalisation and intellectual property rights: The struggle of developing countries to influence TRIPS; 10 Globalisation and children's rights: The case of child labour
  • 11 Gender and globalisation: Engendering social and environmental justice through globalising women's human rights12 ' "Why do they hate us?" ... They hate our freedoms': The globalisation of terrorism and counter-terrorism; 13 Harbingering a new paradigm of global governance: The role of NGOs in shaping international law and relations in the 21st century; 14 The challenges of globalisation and international law: The way forward; Selected bibliography; Index
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on contributors; Table of cases; 1 Achieving social and environmental justice through the many dimensions of globalisation: An elusive or achievable quest?; 2 'Globalized localisms': Three phases of international environmental governance for biodiversity protection; 3 Global standards and specific needs: Protection of the marine environment through particularly sensitive sea areas; 4 Blue oil: Water resources, social justice and the international law on foreign investment
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Online access limited to Boston University Community
Isbn
9780203836927
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701703617
Label
Globalisation and the Quest for Social and Environmental Justice : the Relevance of International Law in an Evolving World Order., (electronic resource :)
Publication
Note
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on contributors; Table of cases; 1 Achieving social and environmental justice through the many dimensions of globalisation: An elusive or achievable quest?; 2 'Globalized localisms': Three phases of international environmental governance for biodiversity protection; 3 Global standards and specific needs: Protection of the marine environment through particularly sensitive sea areas; 4 Blue oil: Water resources, social justice and the international law on foreign investment
  • 5 Economic globalization: Rethinking its promises for economic and social development from a developing country perspective6 Standards in the WTO - attitudes to biotechnology; 7 Embedding the neoliberal transformation of government services through trade in services agreements; 8 A multi-faceted journey: Globalisation, transnational corporations and corporate social responsibility; 9 Globalisation and intellectual property rights: The struggle of developing countries to influence TRIPS; 10 Globalisation and children's rights: The case of child labour
  • 11 Gender and globalisation: Engendering social and environmental justice through globalising women's human rights12 ' "Why do they hate us?" ... They hate our freedoms': The globalisation of terrorism and counter-terrorism; 13 Harbingering a new paradigm of global governance: The role of NGOs in shaping international law and relations in the 21st century; 14 The challenges of globalisation and international law: The way forward; Selected bibliography; Index
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on contributors; Table of cases; 1 Achieving social and environmental justice through the many dimensions of globalisation: An elusive or achievable quest?; 2 'Globalized localisms': Three phases of international environmental governance for biodiversity protection; 3 Global standards and specific needs: Protection of the marine environment through particularly sensitive sea areas; 4 Blue oil: Water resources, social justice and the international law on foreign investment
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Online access limited to Boston University Community
Isbn
9780203836927
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)701703617

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