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Author Zerk, Jennifer A.

Title Multinationals and corporate social responsibility : limitations and opportunities in international law / Jennifer A. Zerk
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 335 pages)
Series Cambridge studies in international and comparative law
Cambridge studies in international and comparative law (Cambridge, England : 1996)
Contents pt. I. Regulatory issues and problems. Multinationals and corporate social responsibility: a new regulatory agenda ; Multinationals under international law ; Multinationals under national law: the problem of jurisdiction -- pt. II. Home state regulation of multinationals. New directions in extraterritorial regulation of CSR standards ; Private claims for personal injury and environmental harm -- pt. III. International regulation of multinationals. Towards an international law of CSR? ; Multinationals and CSR: limitations and opportunities in international law
Summary Looks at what the 'corporate social responsibility' ('CSR') movement means for multinationals, for states and for international law. Zerk argues that international law presents more opportunities for the CSR regulation of multinationals than many people assume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-323) and index
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Subject Commercial law.
International business enterprises -- Law and legislation.
International law.
Social responsibility of business.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511247699
0511249853 (electronic bk.)
0511494866 (ebook)
9780511249853 (electronic bk.)
9780511494864 (ebook)