xxiii, 379 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
9780521769624 hardback alkaline paper 0521769620 hardback alkaline paper 9780511975233 ebook
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction The characteristics of the Amazon region The origins of regional cooperation in the Amazon The 1978 Amazon Cooperation Treaty Regional and subregional organizations Other legal instruments adopted by the Amazon States inter se Multilateral treaties and global actors in the Amazon Positive incentives for protecting the Amazon The legal status of the Amazon : implications for international cooperation General conclusions.