Law and Development: Facing Complexity in the 21st Century

Law and Development: Facing Complexity in the 21st Century

By: John Hatchard (author), Amanda Perry-Kesaris (author)Paperback

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This new book is an edited collection of papers arising from a conference on Law and Development in the twenty-first century held in 2001. It is in honour of the work of Dr Peter Slinn.

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John Hatchard is general secretary of the Commonwealth Legal Education Association. Dr Amanda Perry-Kessaris LLB, LLM (Soton), PhD (Lon), PG Cert Econ ((Lon) is a Lecturer in Law at Queen Mary, University of London.


Introduction; Laws and Developments; Representing the Butterfly: Contributions from Economic Theory to Understanding Decision Making in a Regulatory Environment; Juridifying Gender Justice; Shifting Models of Law and Development; Patents and Health in Developing Countries; International Competition Law and Policy; Technical Assistance and Trade Law Reform Post-Doha; The OECD and Tax Competition; International Courts and the Application of the Concept of Sustainable Development; Legality and Legitimacy in the Kazakhstani Legislative Process; Constitutional Options for a Constitutional Settlement of the Sri Lanken Ethnic Problem; Lessons from South Africa and Some Thoughts for Nigeria; The Singapore Model of Law and Development; The Role of the Judiciary and Statutory Tribunals in Environmental Litigation in Hong Kong; Human Rights; Women in the Democratic Process in Uganda; Good Governance as a Critical Aspect of Human Rights for Sustainable Development; An Indian Perspective on the Role of Law and the Development Paradigm.

Product Details

  • publication date: 12/03/2003
  • ISBN13: 9781859417980
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781859417980
  • weight: 408
  • ISBN10: 1859417981

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