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Published: 16 June 2020

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780198822097

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Veiled Power

International Law and the Private Corporation 1886-1981

Doreen Lustig

Law and Global Governance

  • Critically analyses the historical role and influence of international law on the private business corporation during the twentieth century
  • Includes detailed case studies of the Industrialist Trials at Nuremberg, the Anglo-Iranian Oil Case, the Firestone Case in Liberia, and the UN Code of Conduct for Multinational Corporations
  • Combines legal analysis and historical and political critique to revisit and challenge accepted narratives of corporate history

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