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Sharing the World's Resources
Sharing the World's Resources
By Oscar Schachter
Columbia University Press, 1976, 144 pp

The many senses of "equity" and their relation to entitlements and national interests provide a major theme of this enlightening exploration. Legal learning, a philosophical turn of mind, and years in the United Nations equip Professor Schachter to deal equally well with justice and political acceptability in such matters as oceans, food, raw materials and the environment.