• Corpus ID: 15449996

Challenges Facing the Developing Countries

  title={Challenges Facing the Developing Countries},
  • Published 2004
  • Political Science
In the comfortable urban life of today’s developed countries, most people have lost sight of the fact that a short time ago—very short in terms of the life span of the earth—people were nomadic food gatherers, garnering an existence as best they could from what nature threw their way. It has been only about 10 000 years since the Neolithic Agricultural Revolution, when people changed from food gatherers to food producers. Throughout most of subsequent human history, civilizations have been… 
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Cultural Heritage and International Investment Law: A Stormy Relationship
  • V. Vadi
  • Sociology
    International Journal of Cultural Property
  • 2008
This paper investigates the relationship between international investment law and the protection of cultural heritage. Two questions arise in this connection. First, are investment agreements