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  • Juger les multinationales

    Droits humains bafoués, ressources naturelles pillées, impunité organisée

    by Eric David and 2 more

    La dénonciation des pratiques des multinationales dans le cadre du débat sur le Traité transatlantique.Coca-Cola, Monsanto, Shell, Nestlé, Bayer, Texaco… : certaines marques sont associées à des scandales retentissants. Hydropiraterie en Inde, pesticides aux effets dévastateurs, exploitation pétrolière transformant le delta du Niger en désert écologique, drame du Rana Plaza au Bangladesh, enfants ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Choosing Not to Choose

    Understanding the Value of Choice

    by Cass R. Sunstein

    Our ability to make choices is fundamental to our sense of ourselves as human beings, and essential to the political values of freedom-protecting nations. Whom we love; where we work; how we spend our time; what we buy; such choices define us in the eyes of ourselves and others, and much blood and ink has been spilt to establish and protect our rights to make them freely. Choice can also be a ... Read more

    $24.85 AUD

  • Promoting Law Student and Lawyer Well-Being in Australia and Beyond

    by Rachel Field and 2 more

    series Emerging Legal Education
    University can be a psychologically distressing place for students. Empirical studies in Australia and the USA highlight that a large number of law students suffer from psychological distress, when compared to students from other disciplines and members of the general population. This book explores the significant role that legal education can play in the promotion of mental health and well-being ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • Street-Level Sovereignty

    The Intersection of Space and Law

    by Nadirsyah Hosen and 13 more

    Street-Level Sovereignty: The Intersection of Space and Law is a collection of scholarship that considers the experience of law that is subject to social interpretation for its meaning and importance within the constitutive legal framework of race, deviance, property, and the communal investiture in health and happiness. This book examines the intersection of spatiality and law, through the ... Read more

    $131.66 AUD

  • Giustizia e social media

    by Pieremilio and 1 more

    Il rapporto tra l’attività giurisdizionale e la sua conoscenza da parte del pubblico è storicamente complesso: sono note le interazioni tra informazione e processo giudiziario e le influenze reciproche che possono determinare distorsioni sull’accertamento della verità e sul rispetto dei diritti fondamentali dei soggetti coinvolti. Internet e soprattutto i social media alimentano incessanti flussi ... Read more

    $27.05 AUD

  • Law and the Political Economy of Hunger

    by Anna Chadwick

    series The History and Theory of International Law
    This book is an inquiry into the role of law in the contemporary political economy of hunger. In the work of many international institutions, governments, and NGOs, law is represented as a solution to the persistence of hunger. This presentation is evident in the efforts to realize a human right to adequate food, as well as in the positioning of law, in the form of regulation, as a tool to protect ... Read more

    $138.26 AUD

  • Autogestão e Estado

    empresas recuperadas e as Políticas Públicas Argentinas

    by José Victor Franklin Gonçalves de Medeiros and 1 more

    Os autores José Victor Medeiros e Claudia Soares somam suas diferentes perspectivas de formação jurídica e econômica, respectivamente, para tratar de um tema extremamente atual e relevante, principalmente em tempos de crises financeiras: a relação entre a autogestão e o Estado por meio das empresas recuperadas por trabalhadores, assunto pouco discutido no Brasil e que nessa obra difere-se ainda ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • The Human Rights Council

    The Impact of the Universal Periodic Review in Africa

    by Damian Etone

    series Routledge Research in Human Rights Law
    This book examines the engagement of African states with the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism. This human rights mechanism is known for its pacific and non-confrontational approach to monitoring state human rights implementation. Coming at the end of the first three cycles of the UPR, the work offers a detailed analysis of the effectiveness of African ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • Droit de l'enseignement

    en Communauté française

    by Mathias El Berhoumi and 1 more

    series Répertoire pratique du droit belge
    La matière du droit de l’enseignement ne se laisse pas appréhender facilement.Fruit d’une histoire jalonnée de conflits, l’organisation de l’école repose sur des principes qui lui sont propres. Son architecture baroque est d’autant plus difficile à saisir qu’elle est en constante évolution. L’inflation législative n’a pas épargné le droit de l’enseignement. Les textes fondateurs – loi du pacte ... Read more

    $164.99 AUD

  • Campaign Finance Reform and the Future of the Democratic Party

    by Jerrold E Schneider

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. ... Read more

    $71.49 AUD

  • Actualités du droit de l'énergie

    La transposition du "troisième paquet énergétique" européen dans les lois "électricité" et "gaz"

    by Raphaël Born and 2 more

    series Centre Montesquieu d'études de l'action publique
    En juillet 2009, les institutions européennes ont adopté le « troisième paquet énergie ». Il s’agit d’une étape importante dans le processus de libéralisation des secteurs du gaz et de l’électricité. D’aucuns n’hésitent pas à parler d’une étape décisive dans l’ouverture de ces marchés. Les défis à relever sont nombreux. Les objectifs poursuivis ne sont pas moins ambitieux : séparation effective ... Read more

    $239.99 AUD

  • Legal Services and Digital Infrastructures

    A New Compass for Better Governance

    by Daniela Piana

    This book seeks to provide and promote a better understanding and a more responsive and inclusive governance of the automation and digital devices in public institutions, particularly the law and justice sector.Concerns related to AI design and use have been exacerbated recently with the recognition of the discriminatory potential that can be embedded into AI applications in public service ... Read more

    $30.35 AUD

  • Joint Public Procurement and Innovation

    Lessons Across Borders

    by Gabriella Margherita Racca and 1 more

    series Droit administratif / Administrative law
    Innovation in public procurement is essential for sustainable and inclusive growth in an increasingly globalized economy. To achieve that potential, both the promises and the perils of innovation must be investigated, including the risks and opportunities of joint procurement across borders in the European Union and the United States.This in-depth research investigates innovation in public ... Read more

    $149.99 AUD

  • Judicial Review and Contemporary Democratic Theory

    Power, Domination, and the Courts

    by Scott E. Lemieux and 1 more

    series Law, Courts and Politics
    For decades, the question of judicial review’s status in a democratic political system has been adjudicated through the framework of what Alexander Bickel labeled "the counter-majoritarian difficulty." That is, the idea that judicial review is particularly problematic for democracy because it opposes the will of the majority.Judicial Review and Contemporary Democratic Theory begins with an ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • Codes noirs. de l'esclavage aux abolitions

    by Christiane Taubira and 1 more

    Esclavage ? Vous avez dit « esclavage ». L'esclavage est caractérisé par le droit de propriété qu'un homme peut avoir sur un autre. Cette « chose » n'est plus une personne juridique. Mais n'a-t-il pas disparu ? Hélas non. Si l'esclavage pratiqué dans les anciennes possessions coloniales l'a été, il survit toujours en quelques pays. Et il s'en faut de beaucoup que toutes les formes de dépendance ... Read more

    $3.29 AUD

  • Das Recht der Tierversuche unter Berücksichtigung unionsrechtlicher Vorgaben

    by Katja Pröbstl

    series MedR Schriftenreihe Medizinrecht
    Das Buch stellt das aktuelle nationale Tierversuchsrecht ausführlich dar. Berücksichtigt werden dabei vor allem die Umsetzung der Richtlinie 2010/63/EU in das deutsche Tierschutzgesetz und die Neuerungen, die das nationale Tierversuchsrecht hierdurch erfahren hat. Aufgezeigt werden neben der Beurteilung vormals bestehender rechtlicher Streitpunkte, beispielsweise des Umfangs der Prüfungskompetenz ... Read more

    $89.09 AUD

  • Law and Disaster

    Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Meltdown in Japan

    by Shigenori Matsui

    On the 11th of March 2011, an earthquake registering 9.0 on the Richter scale (the most powerful to ever strike Japan) hit the Tohoku region in northern Japan. The earthquake produced a devastating tsunami that wiped out coastal cities and towns, leaving 18,561 people dead or registered as missing. Due to the disaster, the capability of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant, operated by Tokyo Electric ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • Public Legal Education

    The Role of Law Schools in Building a More Legally Literate Society

    by Richard Grimes

    series Emerging Legal Education
    This book makes the case for a more legally literate society and then addresses why and how a law school might contribute to achieving that. Moreover examining what public legal education (PLE) is and the forms it can take, the book looks specifically at the ways in which a law school can get involved, including whether that is as part of an academic, credit-bearing, course or as extra-curricular ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • Memory, Imagination, Justice

    Intersections of Law and Literature

    by David Gurnham

    Through the creative use of literary analysis, Memory, Imagination, Justice provides a critical and highly original discussion of contemporary topics in criminal law and bioethics. Author David Gurnham uses popular and classical texts, by authors including Shakespeare, Dickens, Euripides, Kafka, the Brothers Grimm, Huxley and Margaret Atwood to shed fresh light on such controversial legal and ... Read more

    $80.40 AUD

  • Implementing EU Mobility Partnerships

    Putting Soft Law into Practice

    by Fanny Tittel-Mosser

    series Law and Migration
    This book provides a comprehensive assessment of the effectiveness of Mobility Partnerships and their consequences for third countries.Mobility partnerships between the EU and third countries are usually viewed as reflecting asymmetric power relations where development aid, trade relations and visa policies are made conditional upon the cooperation by third countries with an EU agenda of migration ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • Assessing Government Transparency in China(2018)

    by He Tian and 1 more

    This book, based on empirical and quantitative research, assesses the development of openness in government affairs in China. The content is divided into five parts, namely a general report, special reports, assessment reports on government transparency, reports on the openness of government in specific fields and how openness in government affairs is locally practiced.Covering the country as a ... Read more

    $260.14 AUD

  • Regulating Corporate Bribery in International Business

    Anti-corruption in the UK and Germany

    by Nicholas Lord

    This book is about the regulation of corporations that use bribery in international commerce to win or maintain overseas business contracts and interests. Recent large-scale cases involving multinational corporations demonstrate how large commercial ’non-criminal’ enterprises are being implicated in substantive overseas bribery scandals and illustrate the difficulties faced by responsible ... Read more

    $78.64 AUD

  • La nouvelle réglementation des marchés publics de travaux, de fournitures et de services

    en 60 questions pratiques (Droit belge)

    by Philippe Horemans

    La réglementation des marchés publics a été récemment revue par le législateur belge et le dernier volet de cette réglementation est paru au Moniteur du 14 février 2013. Ces nouvelles dispositions sont applicables aux marchés publics annoncés à partir du 1er juillet 2013.Ce guide est le fruit d’une quinzaine de formations organisées dans le but de familiariser les fournisseurs, les prestataires de ... Read more

    $45.99 AUD