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In fairness to future generations international law, common patrimony, and intergenerational equity by Edith Brown Weiss

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Published by United Nations University, Transnational Publishers in Tokyo, Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Environmental law, International.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Law and legislation.,
  • Environmental ethics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-363) and index.

StatementEdith Brown Weiss.
SeriesInnovation in international law
The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, 385 p. ;
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19828457M
ISBN 100941320545

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