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The Resource Hard choices, soft law : voluntary standards in global trade, environment, and social governance, edited by John J. Kirton, Michael J. Trebilcock

Hard choices, soft law : voluntary standards in global trade, environment, and social governance, edited by John J. Kirton, Michael J. Trebilcock

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Hard choices, soft law : voluntary standards in global trade, environment, and social governance
Title
Hard choices, soft law
Title remainder
voluntary standards in global trade, environment, and social governance
Statement of responsibility
edited by John J. Kirton, Michael J. Trebilcock
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Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Kirton, John J
  • Trebilcock, M. J
Series statement
Global environmental governance series
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  • Sustainable development
  • Standardization
  • Commercial policy
  • International trade
  • International trade
  • Social responsibility of business
  • International agencies
Label
Hard choices, soft law : voluntary standards in global trade, environment, and social governance, edited by John J. Kirton, Michael J. Trebilcock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: hard choices and soft law in sustainable global governance / John J. Kirton and Michael J. Trebilcock -- pt. I. Setting standards for sustainable forestry. Nonstate global governance: is forest certification a legitimate alternative to a global forest convention? / Steven Bernstein and Benjamin Cashore ; The Forest Stewardship Council: a developing country perspective / Tasso Rezende de Azevedo ; Indigenous rights and forest certification in British Columbia / Chris Tollefson -- pt. II. Setting standards for labour. Codes of corporate conduct and the labour regulatory state in developing countries / Adelle Blackett ; Standard setting at the International Labour Organization: the case of precarious employment / Leah F. Vosko; Hard law or soft law: India and international labour standards / C.S. Venkata Ratnam and Anil Verma ; Trade policy and labour standards: objectives, instruments and institutions / Michael J. Trebilcock ii pt. III. Creating codes of corporate responsibility. Corporate social responsibility and the evolution of international norms / Hevina S. Dashwood ; The role of nongovernmental organizations and social movements in developing countries / John W. Foster ; Multinational corporations, globalization and the challenge of self-regulation / Wesley Cragg ; Canadian corporate responsibility in Sudan: why Canada backed down / Robert O. Matthews -- pt. IV. International institutions and soft law. The World Trade Organization, the North American Free Trade Agreement and the challenge of sustainable development / Thomas A. Hockin ; Integrating environment and labour into the World Trade Organization / Roy MacLaren ; The future of the world trading system: beyond Doha, Sylvia Ostry / Enhancing global governance: corporate social responsibility and the international trade and investment framework / Christopher Wilkie ; A corporate perspective on globalization, sustainable development and soft law / Michael E. Cloghesy ; Terminating agricultural biotechnology? Hard law, voluntary measures and the life sciences industry / Lisa N. Mills ; Hard and soft law in international institutions: complements, not alternatives, Nicholas Bayne
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780754609667
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004046269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)54953068
Label
Hard choices, soft law : voluntary standards in global trade, environment, and social governance, edited by John J. Kirton, Michael J. Trebilcock
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: hard choices and soft law in sustainable global governance / John J. Kirton and Michael J. Trebilcock -- pt. I. Setting standards for sustainable forestry. Nonstate global governance: is forest certification a legitimate alternative to a global forest convention? / Steven Bernstein and Benjamin Cashore ; The Forest Stewardship Council: a developing country perspective / Tasso Rezende de Azevedo ; Indigenous rights and forest certification in British Columbia / Chris Tollefson -- pt. II. Setting standards for labour. Codes of corporate conduct and the labour regulatory state in developing countries / Adelle Blackett ; Standard setting at the International Labour Organization: the case of precarious employment / Leah F. Vosko; Hard law or soft law: India and international labour standards / C.S. Venkata Ratnam and Anil Verma ; Trade policy and labour standards: objectives, instruments and institutions / Michael J. Trebilcock ii pt. III. Creating codes of corporate responsibility. Corporate social responsibility and the evolution of international norms / Hevina S. Dashwood ; The role of nongovernmental organizations and social movements in developing countries / John W. Foster ; Multinational corporations, globalization and the challenge of self-regulation / Wesley Cragg ; Canadian corporate responsibility in Sudan: why Canada backed down / Robert O. Matthews -- pt. IV. International institutions and soft law. The World Trade Organization, the North American Free Trade Agreement and the challenge of sustainable development / Thomas A. Hockin ; Integrating environment and labour into the World Trade Organization / Roy MacLaren ; The future of the world trading system: beyond Doha, Sylvia Ostry / Enhancing global governance: corporate social responsibility and the international trade and investment framework / Christopher Wilkie ; A corporate perspective on globalization, sustainable development and soft law / Michael E. Cloghesy ; Terminating agricultural biotechnology? Hard law, voluntary measures and the life sciences industry / Lisa N. Mills ; Hard and soft law in international institutions: complements, not alternatives, Nicholas Bayne
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780754609667
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004046269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)54953068

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