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Title Shifting global powers and international law : challenges and opportunities / edited by Rowena Maguire, Bridget Lewis and Charles Sampford
Published Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2013


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Description xii, 254 pages ; 25 cm
Series Routledge/challenges of globalization ; 7
Routledge/challenges of globalisation ; 7
Contents Introduction / Bridget Lewis, Rowena Maguire and Charles Sampford -- Looking back to anticipate the future : international law in the era of the United States / Shirley Scott -- Dreams and nightmares of alternative powers : futures / Charles Sampford -- The rise of China and its impact on international economic governance / Ross Buckley -- The Australian constitution and the paradigm in the Global Construct : can a nineteenth century constitution cope with twenty-first century chaos? / John Sanderson -- The BRICS and the responsibility to protect in Libya and Syria / Andrew Garwood-Gowers -- The role of the International Criminal Court and Rome Statue in international criminal justice standard setting : some reflections / Rahmat Mohamad -- The rise of the basic group within the international climate regime : the challenge of ensuring equitable mitigation obligations / Rowena Maguire -- Shifting global power and trade in education services : opportunities and challenges for "education for sustainable development" / Shawkat Alam -- Shifting global power and shifting state power : DRIPS, BRICS and CANZUS / Marcelle Burns -- A civil libertarian's lament for a lost decade of human rights / Ramesh Thakur -- Environmental constitutional reform in the developing world : shifting the perspective of international law? / Bridget Lewis -- Legal, cultural and practical developments in responding to female genital mutilation : can an absolute human right emerge? / Ben Mathews -- The shift towards emerging economy financing of development projects : implications for human rights standards / Adam McBeth
Summary Explores the impacts of global economic, political and cultural shifts on various international legal frameworks and legal norms. Maguire and Lewis, Queensland University of Technology; Sampford, Griffith University
Analysis Australian
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject International law.
International relations.
World politics.
Author Lewis, Bridget, editor of compilation
Maguire, Rowena, editor of compilation
Sampford, C. J. G. (Charles J. G.), editor of compilation
LC no. 2012051115
ISBN 0415813581 (hardback)
9780415813587 (hardback)
Other Titles QUT Authors