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International Law and Sustainable Development: Past Achievements and Future Challenges

Alan Boyle and David Freestone


This book is a collection of chapters that cover some of the most important issues in contemporary law relating to sustainable development, the utilization of natural resources, and the protection of the environment. Written by experts on these topics who include judges of the International Court of Justice and the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea; legal advisers from international organizations such as the World Bank, the International Maritime Organization, and the Food and Agriculture Organization; and practitioners of international law, as well as some of the leading scholars ... More

Keywords: contemporary law, sustainable development, natural resources, United Nations Conference on Environmental Development, 1992

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Print publication date: 1999 Print ISBN-13: 9780198298076
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298076.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Alan Boyle, editor
Edinburgh University

David Freestone, editor

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1 Introduction

Alan Boyle, and David Freestone

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