The Uncertain Promise of Law: Lessons from Bhopal / Edition 1

The Uncertain Promise of Law: Lessons from Bhopal / Edition 1

by Jamies Cassels
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802077226

ISBN-13: 9780802077226

Pub. Date: 05/21/1993

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802077226
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press
Publication date:
05/21/1993
Pages:
364
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1The Anatomy of a Disaster3
2The Political Economy of Industrial and Environmental Hazards33
3Repairing a Disaster54
4Mass Torts: From Rhetoric to Reality75
5Legalizing a Disaster110
6Finding a Forum: The U.S. Litigation126
7The Litigation in India148
8Finding Fault: The Question of Liability163
9And, in the Meantime, What of the Victims?189
10Settling a Dispute219
11Lessons from Bhopal250
Afterword289
Notes295
Index349

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