NEPA in the Courts: A Legal Analysis of the National Environmental Policy Act (Hardback) book cover

NEPA in the Courts

A Legal Analysis of the National Environmental Policy Act

By Frederick R. Anderson

© 2011 – RFF Press

345 pages

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Hardback: 9781617260629
pub: 2011-01-19
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This book examines the courts' interpretation of NEPA in its first three years, defeats and successes of citizens' actions in key cases, and implication of court rulings for the act's future effectiveness. Originally published in 1973

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SCIENCE / Environmental Science