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Author Baars, Grietje, 1972- author.

Title The corporation, law and capitalism : a radical perspective on the role of law in the global political economy / by Grietje Baars.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2019]


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Description 1 online resource (498 pages).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Historical materialism book series ; Volume 188
Historical materialism book series ; Volume 188.
Note Based on author's thesis (doctoral - University College London, 2012) issued under title: Law(yers) congealing capitalism : on the (im)possibility of restraining business in conflict through international criminal law.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: 'Das kapital, das immer dahinter steckt' -- The roots, development, and context of the legal concept of the corporation: the making of a structure of irresponsibility and a tool of imperialism -- Capitalism's victor's justice? : the economics of World War Two, the Allies' trials of the German industrialists and their treatment of the Japanese zaibatsu -- Remaking ICL : removing businessmen and inserting legal persons as subjects -- Contemporary schreibtischtater : drinking the poison chalice? -- Corporate imperialism 3.0: from the Dutch East India Company to the American south Asia company.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Criminal liability of juristic persons (International law)
International criminal law -- Econmic aspects.
Law and socialism.
Marxian economics.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Baars, Grietje, 1972- Corporation, law and capitalism : a radical perspective on the role of law in the global political economy. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, c2019 498 pages Historical materialism book series ; Volume 188. 9789004297074 (DLC) 2019000072
ISBN 9789004297074
9789004392861 (e-book)

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