The Constitution of Private Governance
Product Standards in the Regulation of Integrating Markets
By (author) Harm Schepel
Normal Price: $140.00
Your Price: $126.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $14.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $6.30 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Constitution of Private Governance by Harm Schepel
Book DescriptionIn quantity and importance, private standards are rapidly taking over the role of public norms in the international and national regulation of product safety. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the rise, role and status of these private product safety standards in the legal regulation of integrating markets. In international and regional trade law as in European and American constitutional and administrative law, tort law and antitrust law, the book analyses the ways in which legal systems can and do recognise private norms as 'law.' This sociological question of law's recognition of private governance is indissolubly connected with a normative question of democratic theory: can law recognize legal validity and democratic legitimacy outside the constitution, without constitutional political institutions and beyond the nation state? Or: can law 'constitute' private transnational governance? The book offers the first systematic treatment of European, American and international 'standards law' in the English language, and makes a significant contribution to the study of the processes of globalization and privatization in social and legal theory. For the thesis on which this book was based Harm Schepel was awarded the first EUI Alumni Prize for the "best interdisciplinary and/or comparative thesis on European issues" written at the EUI in recent years.
Buy Constitution of Private Governance book by Harm Schepel from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781841134871
(234mm x 156mm x 39mm)
Imprint: Hart Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 23-Feb-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Harm Schepel
State and Market in European Union Law, Paperback (April 2009)» View all books by Harm Schepel
An examination of the legal framework of the EU internal market.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Constitution of Private Governance book by Harm Schepel and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Harm Schepel
Harm Schepel is a Senior Lecturer at Kent Law School and at the Brussels School for International Studies, University of Kent.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.