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Operational Policies of International Institutions as Part of the Law-Making Process: The World Bank and Indigenous Peoples

Benedict Kingsbury

in The Reality of International Law

Published in print October 1999 | ISBN: 9780198268376
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191683510 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198268376.003.0014
Operational Policies of International Institutions as Part of the Law-Making Process: The World Bank and Indigenous Peoples

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This chapter examines issues concerning indigenous peoples in the World Bank as a case study of an important body of normative practice that has been neglected in the theory of international law. It focuses on the internal policies and practices of international institutions. It analyses the implications of these policies on the process of international norm formation, on international legal rules, and on international administrative law.

Keywords: indigenous peoples; World Bank; normative practice; international law; legal rules; administrative law

Chapter.  9199 words. 

Subjects: Public International Law

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