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  1. Intellectual Property Rights Trade and Biodiversity

    By Graham Dutfield

    This text examines the international agreements governing trade in genetic resources - crucial resources for world agriculture, food security and large industries such as pharmaceuticals. Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) in these resources are critical for those involved in the trade, including...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Holding Their Ground

    Secure Land Tenure for the Urban Poor in Developing Countries

    Edited by Alain Durand-Lasserve, Lauren Royston

    Security of land tenure for the urban poor is now a major problem for developing cities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. This book presents and analyzes the main conclusions of a comparative research programme on land tenure issues. It looks at how solutions can be found and implemented to...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  3. The German Legal System and Legal Language

    3rd Edition

    By Howard D Fisher

    This new edition of The German Legal System and Legal Language has been thoroughly revised and offers a unique, annotated compendium of German public and private law and legal language in English. The text contains a succinct, systematic survey of the norms and concepts of some of the main areas...

    Published February 27th 2002 by Routledge-Cavendish

  4. The Toxicologist as Expert Witness

    A Hint Book for Courtroom Procedure

    By Arthur Furst

    As the world becomes more complex, a greater percentage of the present litigation is based upon very technical subjects. More and more chemicals are being introduced into our daily lives, without ever having been tested for possible side-effects. Consequently, product liability is increasing, and...

    Published February 26th 2002 by CRC Press

  5. Environmental Law for Engineers and Geoscientists

    By Robert Lee Aston

    Today’s engineering and geoscience student needs to know more than how to design a new or remedial project or facility. Questions of law and ambiguities of terms often occur in contracts for mining, landfills, site reclamation, waste depositories, clean up sites, land leases, operating agreements,...

    Published February 13th 2002 by CRC Press

  6. Biodiversity and Traditional Knowledge

    Equitable Partnerships in Practice

    By Sarah A. Laird

    Series: People and Plants International Conservation

    Biodiversity research and prospecting are long-standing activities taking place in a new legal and ethical environment. Following entry into force of the Convention on Biological Diversity in 1993, and other recent policy developments, expectations and obligations for research and prospecting...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  7. Commonwealth Caribbean Constitutional Law

    By Fred Phillips

    Series: Commonwealth Caribbean Law

    This book includes the reforms proposed by the various Caribbean Commissions since 1985, making it a comprehensive guide to constitutional law in the Caribbean. It outlines sources of the law and developing changes in the doctrine of sovereignty of Parliament and the Conventions of the Constitution...

    Published January 27th 2002 by Routledge-Cavendish

  8. Practical Criminal Investigations in Correctional Facilities

    By William R. Bell

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    AN INSIDE LOOK INTO INVESTIGATING THE MOST VIOLENT SUB-CULTURE IN THE WORLDOnce an offender is behind bars, many people believe that he is no longer a threat to society. However, the felonious activities of confined inmates reach out into society every day. These inmates run lucrative drug...

    Published January 17th 2002 by CRC Press

  9. Environment and Law

    By David Wilkinson

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    This textbook provides a concise introduction for students with little or no legal background, to the role of law in environmental protection. It describes and explains law and legal systems, the concept of the environment, sources of environmental law and some of the techniques used in...

    Published January 16th 2002 by Routledge

  10. The Shaken Baby Syndrome

    A Multidisciplinary Approach

    By Vincent J. Palusci, Stephen Lazoritz

    Diagnose and treat shaken baby syndrome with advice from experts in the field!When an angry adult shakes a baby, the child may suffer brain damage, broken ribs, deafness, mental retardation, cerebral palsy, coma, or death. Often there are personal, ethical, and legal consequences as well for...

    Published January 15th 2002 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Assessing the Long-Term Impact of Truth Commissions: The Chilean Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Historical Perspective
    By Anita Ferrara
    To Be Published September 21st 2014
  2. International Investment Law: A Chinese Perspective
    By Guiguo Wang
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  3. Making Law and Courts Research Relevant: The Normative Implications of Empirical Research
    Edited by Brandon Bartels, Chris W. Bonneau
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  4. Offshore Contracts and Liabilities
    Edited by Baris Soyer, Andrew Tettenborn
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  5. The WTO and Infant Industry Promotion in Developing Countries: Perspectives on the Chinese Large Civil Aircraft
    By Juan He
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014

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