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Laura Westra

Laura Westra, Ph.D. (1982) in Philosophy, University of Toronto, and Ph.D. (2005) in Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, currently teaches environmental law at the University of Windsor, international law at the University of Milano (Bicocca) and a graduate course on Environmental Studies for Royal Roads University in Victoria,B.C. She has published twenty-seven monographs and collections on environmental justice and human rights issues and international law, and over 85 articles and chapters.

Books

  • The Supranatural Corporation

    Far from being regulated by them, Corporations have outgrown national borders and the states meant to keep them in check.
  • Faces of State Terrorism

    Terrorism is usually discussed as the actions of individuals. This book argues that Governments carry out most acts of terrorism.
  • Globalization, Violence and World Governance

    International law has failed to promote and protect the rights of society in the face of the neoliberal agenda