David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Indigenous Knowledge (IK) has a direct impact on biodiversity and vice versa. Since a rich biodiversity facilitates breeding of IK, most of the IK comes from environment and biodiversity. Customary practices play an important role in conserving and protecting the biodiversity, thereby providing an indirect protection to IK. Customary laws can be of great help and advantage in order to recognize and continue these practices. Therefore it becomes almost essential to strengthen the body of customary laws. The paper looks at the place (or lack of it) that customary law currently enjoys in the Indian legal system.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
|Through your library||Only published papers are available at libraries|
Similar books and articles
Nicole Roughan (2009). The Nature of Customary Law. Res Publica 15 (3):305-313.
Mark Hannam (2010). One Substance, Many Voters. [REVIEW] The Philosopher's Magazine 50 (Q3):125-126.
K. B. Agrawal (ed.) (1977). Some Thoughts on Modern Jurisprudence. Indian Institute of Comparative Law.
Markku Oksanen & Juhani Pietarinen (eds.) (2004). Philosophy and Biodiversity. Cambridge University Press.
M. Kamminga, Final Report on the Impact of International Human Rights Law on General International Law.
Troy A. Richardson (2011). Interrogating the Trope of the Door in Multicultural Education: Framing Diplomatic Relations to Indigenous Political and Legal Difference. Educational Theory 61 (3):295-310.
Brendan Tobin (2009). Setting Protection of TK to Rights : Placing Human Rights and Customary Law at the Heart of TK Governance. In Evanson C. Kamau & Gerd Winter (eds.), Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and the Law: Solutions for Access and Benefit Sharing. Earthscan.
Brendan Tobin (2009). Setting Protection of Traditional Knowledge to Rights : Placing Human Rights and Customary Law at the Heart of Traditional Knowledge Governance. In Evanson C. Kamau & Gerd Winter (eds.), Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge, and the Law Solutions for Access and Benefit Sharing. Earthscan.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads4 ( #195,393 of 1,004,482 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?