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Green Justice

The Environment And The Courts, 2nd Edition

By Thomas M Hoban, Richard O Brooks

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Do trees have legal rights? What risks to the environment should we legally try to control or prevent? In this updated edition of Green Justice, the authors further explore the interrelationship between the legal system and the environment, using key environmental law cases (over half of which are new selections) on such topics as population and bi

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Part One -- Environmental, Personal, and Property Rights -- Part Two -- Environmental Statutes -- Part Three -- Fundamental Causes of the Environmental Crisis -- Part Four -- Law as a Means of Attaining Environmental Ideals -- Conclusion -- Chronology of Cases -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- About the Book and Authors.

About the Authors

Thomas More Hoban, a New Hampshire attorney, also serves as environmental consultant to several major manufacturing corporations. Richard Oliver Brooks was founding director of the Environmental Law centre and is professor of law at the Vermont Law School. Thomas More Hoban, a New Hampshire attorney, also serves as environmental consultant to several major manufacturing corporations. Richard Oliver Brooks was founding director of the Environmental Law centre and is professor of law at the Vermont Law School.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General