"First published 2009 by Ashgate Publishing"--t.p. verso.
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1. Regulatory diversity and the patenting of life 2. The promise and perfidy of patents 3. Origins of the patented species : of mice, men and the sincerity of 'invention' 4. The global governance of trade : trading in political ethics 5. TRIP'ing over human rights : the legitimacy crisis at the WTO 6. The sovereign right to self-determination : from agency to development and dignity 7. Reconciling competing international obligations : the equitable conduct defence and the stewardship of the WTO 8. Conclusion.