Corporate accountability in international environmental law by Elisa Morgera

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Environmental law, International,
  • Tort liability of corporations,
  • Social responsibility of business

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementElisa Morgera.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK3585 .M67 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22696491M
ISBN 109780199558018
LC Control Number2008051799

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