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The Federalist Society: How Conservatives Took the Law Back from Liberals

by Michael Avery & Danielle McLaughlin

Over the last thirty years, the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies has grown from a small group of disaffected conservative law students into an organization with extraordinary influence over...


Trees, People and Power

by Peter Utting

Behind the headlines about the loss of tropical forests in Latin America lies a complex and fascinating story of the social pressures which cause it. Trees, People and Power looks at the various groups, interests...


No Timber Without Trees: Sustainability in the Tropical Forest

by Duncan Poore

Much of the world's tropical timber is still supplied from natural forest, but under current systems of management the forests are rapidly becoming exhausted. Unless management practices change to become genuinely...


Controlling Tropical Deforestation

by Alan Grainger

Tropical rain forest is being cleared so rapidly and on such a scale that it is a major global environmental problem, threatening the survival of half of the world's plant and animal species and contributing...


Unwelcome Harvest: Agriculture and pollution

by Gordon R. Conway & Jules N. Pretty

Agriculture Pollutes: pesticides can destroy wildlife and some are toxic to humans; some fungicides and herbicides cause cancer. Nitrates result in the contamination of drinking water and produce the risk of...


The Politics of Industrial Agriculture

by Tracey Clunies-Ross & Nicholas Hildyard

In the last forty years, agriculture in the industrialised countries has undergone a revolution. That has dramatically increased yields, but it has also led to extensive rural depopulation; widespread degradation...


After the Green Revolution: Sustainable Agriculture for Development

by Gordon R. Conway & Edward B. Barbier

'The Green Revolution' of the 60's and 70's produced immense gains in food cereal production in the Third World. But there are huge problems in the 'post-revolutionary' era: farmers with small or marginal holdings...


Saving the Seed: Genetic Diversity and European Agriculture

by Renee Vellve

Genetic diversity is essential to the security of agriculture. Without the availability of a wide range of plant varieties and the genetic resources they contain, crops cannot adapt to combat the ever-changing...


Asking the Earth: Farms, Forestry and Survival in India

by Winin Pereira & Jeremy Seabrook

The need to produce food without the destructive chemical horrors of much modern farming, for an intelligent use of dwindling natural resources and for humane forms of production is universal, the practice is...


The Rural Economy and the British Countryside

by Paul Allanson & Martin Whitby

Mention of the British countryside commonly evokes visions of pastoral contentment; but the nature of rural Britain has changed dramatically since 1945. The declining importance of farming as a source of income...


Waterlogged Wealth: Why Waste the World's Wet Places?

by Edward Maltby

Don't drain the swamp! Man's traditional response to swamps, marshes and bogs has been to drain them. But wetlands are not wastelands. Coastal marshes are among the world's most productive ecosystems. They make...


The Threatening Desert: Controlling Desertification

by Alan Grainger

Lands lost to desert may effectively be lost for ever, so desertification is humanity's most obvious despoliation to the planet. It is certainly one of the most serious environmental problems facing the world...


Genes from the Wild: Using Wild Genetic Resources for Food and Raw Materials

by Robert Prescott-Allen & Christine Prescott-Allen

Tomatoes could not be grown commercially without the help of their wild relatives. A single wild species of rice has helped double rice production in Asia. Wild silk-worms are enabling India to expand its silk...


Fighting for Their Lives: Inside the Experience of Capital Defense Attorneys

by Susannah Sheffer

How do attorneys who represent clients facing the death penalty cope with the stress and trauma of their work? Through conversations with twenty of the most experienced and dedicated post-conviction capital...


Disobedience: Concept and Practice

by Elena Loizidou

Disobedience has been practiced and considered since time immemorial. The aim of this edited collection is to explore the concept and practice of disobedience through the prism of contemporary ideas and events....


Transitional Justice Theories

by Susanne Buckley-Zistel, Teresa Koloma Beck & Christian Braun

Transitional Justice Theories is the first volume to approach the politically sensitive subject of post-conflict or post-authoritarian justice from a theoretical perspective. It combines contributions from distinguished...


International Law and Diplomacy

by Charles Chatterjee

A comprehensive work on diplomacy and international law addressed to both diplomats and students of diplomacy.


Wolf and Stanley on Environmental Law

by Susan Wolf & Neil Stanley

Written with real clarity by authors teaching and researching in the field, Wolf and Stanley on Environmental Law offers an excellent starting point for both law and non-law students encountering this diverse...


Mediation Law: Journey Through Institutionalism to Juridification

by Penny Brooker

In England mediation became a key part of the civil justice reform agenda after the Woolf Reforms of 1996, as disputants were deflected from litigation towards settlement outside the court system. The Civil...


International Law as the Law of Collectives: Toward a Law of People

by John R. Morss

Presenting fresh perspectives on a range of contemporary issues in international law, this book draws on the work of major contributors to legal and political theory. Arguing that international law lacks the...