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Title Commitment and compliance : the role of non-binding norms in the international legal system / edited by Dinah Shelton.
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 List of Contributors 
 Abbreviations 
 Table of Treaties and Other International Documents 
 Introduction: Law, Non-Law and the Problem of 'Soft Law' / Dinah Shelton1
1Normative Development in the International Legal System / Christine Chinkin21
2Compliance Theories43
  Choosing to Comply: Theorizing from International Relations and Comparative Politics / Peter M. Haas43
  Beyond Compliance: Helping Nations Cooperate / Richard B. Bilder65
3Challenges to the International Legal System75
  Interdependence, Globalization, and Sovereignty: The Role of Non-binding International Legal Accords / Wolfgang H. Reinicke, Jan Martin Witte75
  The Role of Soft Law in a Global Order / Mary Ellen O'Connell100
4Commentary: Compliance with International Soft Law / Jonathan L. Charney115
5The Environment and Natural Resources121
  The General Assembly Ban on Driftnet Fishing / Donald R. Rothwell121
  Pesticides and Chemicals: The Requirement of Prior Informed146
  Consent / Mohamed Ali Mekouar 
  The Legal Status and Effect of Antarctic Recommended Measures / Christopher C. Joyner163
  Selected Agreements Concluded Pursuant to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals / Clare Shine196
  Commentary and Conclusions / Alexandre Kiss223
6Trade and Finance243
  International Efforts against Money Laundering / Beth Simmons244
  'Soft Law' in a 'Hybrid' Organization: The International Organization for Standardization / Naomi Roht-Arriaza263
  Policy Guidance and Compliance: The World Bank Operational Standards / Laurence Boisson de Chazournes281
  Environmental Norms in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum / Lyuba Zarsky303
  Commentary: Compliance with Non-Binding Norms of Trade and Finance / David A. Wirth330
7Human Rights345
  A Hard Look at Compliance with 'Soft' Law: The Case of the OSCE / Erika B. Schlager346
  International Labor Organization: Recommendations and Similar Instruments / Francis Maupain372
  Inter-American Human Rights Law, Soft and Hard / Douglass Cassel393
  Human Rights Codes for Transnational Corporations: The Sullivan and McBride Principles / Christopher McCrudden418
  Commentary and Conclusions / Dinah Shelton449
8Multilateral Arms Control / Dinah Shelton465
  The System of Non-proliferation Export Controls / David S. Gualtieri467
  Protection of Nuclear Materials / Barry Kellman486
  International Regulation of Land Mines / Richard L. Williamson, Jr.505
  Commentary / Abram Chayes, Dinah Shelton521
9Conclusions: Understanding Compliance with Soft Law / Edith Brown Weiss535
  Editor's Concluding Note: The Role of Non-binding Norms in the International Legal System / Dinah Shelton554
 Index557
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Description xxvi, 560 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject International obligations.
Consensual contracts.
Added Author Shelton, Dinah.
ISBN 0198298080
OCLC No. or Control No. 43919720