4 edition of Selected Texts of Legal Instruments in International Environmental Law found in the catalog.
October 30, 2006
by United Nations Pubns
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||734|
Edith Brown Weiss is Professor of International and Environmental Law at Georgetown University. Professor Magraw is Director of the International and Environmental Law Office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Paul C. Szasz is former Director of the General Legal Format: Hardcover. Environmental law is the law concerned with environmental problems. It is a vast area of law that operates from the local to the global, involving a range of different legal and regulatory techniques. In theory, environmental protection is a no.
This new title in the popular Text, Cases, and Materials series provides students with a deep understanding of environmental law while also encouraging critical reflection and pointing out areas of controversy and debate. The authors present an impressive range of extracts from UK, EU, and international cases, legislation, and articles, to help support learning and demonstrate both how the law Reviews: 6. alia, Legal Responses to Traﬃcking in Women for Sexual Exploitation in the European Union (Hart Publishing, ). Joshua Castellino, Ph.D. () in Law, University of Hull, is Professor and Head of the Law Department at Middlesex University, London. He has published books on international law and is actively engaged in human rights.
changes occurring rapidly. Researching environmental law requires awareness that this area of the law is more than just a collection of laws and regulations and is, in fact, a constantly changing legal system. This guide provides an overview of federal, North Carolina-specific, and international environmental law . A thoroughly absorbing book for those who are interested in the environment, or for those studying Law. Environmental law was one of the subjects in my final year of a law degree. This book was listed as essential reading, but rather than a dry pompously academic book (as so many law books are) this gets to the point and explains it extremely s: 3.
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The selected texts contained in this publication are intended to be a handy reference book of up- to-date information on environmental law. It provides a source of quick and easy reference for all those engaged in the field of environmental law and policy in Governments, parliaments.
Get this from a library. Selected texts of legal instruments in international environmental law. [United Nations Environment Programme.;] -- Each of our actions, each of our decisions, has a direct link to whether the world as we know it today will survive, or succumb during the lifetime of our children.
Success in combating environmental. Environmental Law: Selected full-text books and articles. Librarian's tip: Chap. 10 "Conservation and the American Legal System" Basic Functions and Principles of International Environmental Law in the Context of Managing Water Resources By Nafziger, James A.
R Denver. 'Principles of International Environmental Law remains the definitive treatise on this vitally important area of international law. The international community faces unprecedented environmental challenges and this work provides a comprehensive assessment of the capacity of environmental norms and institutions to address these by: The book introduces readers to the most important issues in contemporary environmental law.
It mixes theoretical analysis with a practical application of legal instruments. The author looks at the cost-effectiveness of international environmental law and applies theories of national environmental law to international environmental problems.
Chapters include analysis on areas such as marine pollution, air pollution, fisheries management, transboundary water resources, biodiversity, hazardous and radioactive waste.
This book critically explores the legal tools, concepts, principles and instruments, as well as cross-cutting issues, that comprise the field of international environmental law. Commencing with foundational elements, progressing on to discreet sub-fields, then exploring regional cooperative approaches, cross-cutting issues and finally emerging challenges for international environmental law.
International environmental law Development and environment persons and international migration law. Book Two contains instruments relating to the law of armed conflict, international criminal Only the texts of the instruments as kept in the custody of the.
International environmental law covers topics such as biodiversity, climate change, ozone depletion, toxic and hazardous substances, desertification, marine resources, and the quality of air, land and water.
It also has synergies with related areas of international law like international trade, human rights, international finance, and so on. Chapter XIV. International environmental law Development and environment Atmospheric protection and climate change Biological diversity Hazardous activities and substances Desertification Chapter XV.
International watercourses Book Four Chapter XVI. International labour law Fundamental instruments Declarations Chapter XVII. Law of cultural. All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource.
Environmental Law: Text, Cases & Materials provides students with a deep understanding of environmental law while also encouraging critical reflection and pointing out areas of controversy and debate.
All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource.
Environmental Law: Text, Cases & Materials provides students with a deep understanding of environmental law while also encouraging critical reflection of legal reasoning and pointing out areas of controversy and.
international agreements that mainly address research, information exchange and monitoring to agreements that require reductions in pollutant emissions and changes in control technology.
Key Features Covering all of the vast number of international legal instruments that deal with international environmental law is impossible within this guide.
Reading Law is an essential guide to anyone who wishes to prevail in a legal argument-based on a constitution, a statute, or a contract. The book is calculated to promote valid interpretations: if you have lame arguments, you'll deplore the book; if you have strong arguments, you'll exalt s: International Law: Selected full-text books and articles.
International Law By Malcolm N. Shaw Cambridge University Press, (5th edition) Read preview Overview. The Limits of International Law By Jack L. Goldsmith; Eric A. Posner Oxford University Press, Read preview Overview.
How. The book covers not only the traditional terrain of air and water quality, solid and hazardous waste, and pesticides, but also the environmental implications of land use, energy generation and use, and the increasingly important area of international environmental law.
It also tries to connect environmental law with the political and. “Protectionist measures may permit domestic industries to thrive, which under free trade would wither in the face of cheap imports. Imports may be opposed by the government in the public interest--for example because it thinks it imprudent to rely upon foreign suppliers of certain strategic goods such as staple foods, energy, or military equipment, or because it wishes to nurture an infant.
Complete International Law combines a wide range of case extracts with incisive author commentary to clearly demonstrate legal principles and the significance of case innovative text encourages an active approach to learning with key point summaries, thinking points and self-test questions throughout; which aim to stimulate reflection about the importance of international law in today.
Declarations. Two major declarations on international environmental law are: The Declaration of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (the Stockholm Declaration) (UN Doc.
A/CONF/48/14/REV.1 ().This declaration represented a first major attempt at considering the global human impact on the environment, and an international attempt to address the challenge of.
It concludes by adding that “sustainable development law is both an emerging body of legal principles and instruments, as well as an 'interstitial norm,' a concept that serves to reconcile conflicting environmental, social and economic development norms in international law, in the interest of present and future generations" (p.
This book is an ideal 'door opener' for the further study of international environmental law. Focusing on 'international environmental governance' in a comprehensive way, it serves to explain that each institution, each actor, and each instrument is part of a multi-dimensional process in international environmental law and relations.International Law Handbook Collection Of Instruments.
This book covers the following topics: United Nations and Statute of the International Court of Justice, Law of treaties, Subjects of international law, Diplomatic and consular relations, International responsibility, Peaceful settlement of international disputes, International peace and security, International human rights law, Movement.
This book takes stock of the major developments in international environmental law, while exploring the field's core assumptions and concepts, basic analytical tools, and key challenges.
It aims to strike a balance between practical preoccupations and critical or theoretical reflection. Each chapter examines an issue that is central to scholarly debates or policy development.