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  • Agricultural Land Use and Natural Gas Extraction Conflicts: A Global Socio-Legal Perspective book cover

    Agricultural Land Use and Natural Gas Extraction Conflicts

    A Global Socio-Legal Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Madeline Taylor, Tina Hunter

    Onshore unconventional gas operations, in most jurisdictions, operate on the legal principle that all activities during exploration and extraction are ‘temporary’ in nature. The concept that the onshore unconventional gas industry has a temporary effect on the land on which it operates creates a…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Redesigning the Global Seed Commons: Law and Policy for Agrobiodiversity and Food Security book cover

    Redesigning the Global Seed Commons

    Law and Policy for Agrobiodiversity and Food Security, 1st Edition

    By Christine Frison

    There is much current controversy over whether the rights to seeds or plant genetic resources should be owned by the private sector or be common property. This book addresses the legal and policy aspects of the multilateral seed management regime. First, it studies in detail the International…

    Hardback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Indigenous Rights and Water Resource Management: Not Just Another Stakeholder book cover

    Indigenous Rights and Water Resource Management

    Not Just Another Stakeholder, 1st Edition

    By Katie O'Bryan

    In an era of climate change, the need to manage our water resources effectively for future generations has become an increasingly significant challenge. Indigenous management practices have been successfully used to manage inland water systems around the world for thousands of years, and Indigenous…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Legal Rights for Rivers: Competition, Collaboration and Water Governance book cover

    Legal Rights for Rivers

    Competition, Collaboration and Water Governance, 1st Edition

    By Erin O'Donnell

    In 2017 four rivers in Aotearoa New Zealand, India, and Colombia were given the status of legal persons, and there was a recent attempt to extend these rights to the Colorado River in the USA. Understanding the implications of creating legal rights for rivers is an urgent challenge for both water…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • The Political Uncommons: The Cross-Cultural Logic of the Global Commons book cover

    The Political Uncommons

    The Cross-Cultural Logic of the Global Commons, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn Milun

    In The Political Uncommons, Kathryn Milun presents a cultural history of the global commons: those domains, including the atmosphere, the oceans, the radio frequency spectrum, the earth's biodiversity, and its outer space, designated by international law as belonging to no single individual or…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Power

  • Nuclear Energy Regulation, Risk and The Environment book cover

    Nuclear Energy Regulation, Risk and The Environment

    1st Edition

    By Abdullah Al Faruque

    Analyzing the impact and benefits of nuclear energy on environment, this book examines nuclear treaties in relation to environmental protection, highlights legal framework on non-proliferation and denuclearization, explores treaties on nuclear safety and nuclear security, discusses legal regimes on…

    Hardback – 2018-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Energy Law and Regulation

  • Spinoza, Ecology and International Law: Radical Naturalism in the Face of the Anthropocene book cover

    Spinoza, Ecology and International Law

    Radical Naturalism in the Face of the Anthropocene, 1st Edition

    By Moa De Lucia Dahlbeck

    This book addresses the use of Benedict Spinoza’s philosophy in current attempts to elaborate an ecological basis for international environmental law. Because the question of environmental protection has not been satisfactory resolved, the legal debate concerning our responsibility for the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Ecology

  • Natural Resources, Extraction and Indigenous Rights in Latin America: Exploring the Boundaries of Environmental and State-Corporate Crime in Bolivia, Peru, and Mexico book cover

    Natural Resources, Extraction and Indigenous Rights in Latin America

    Exploring the Boundaries of Environmental and State-Corporate Crime in Bolivia, Peru, and Mexico, 1st Edition

    By Marcela Torres Wong

    In 1989, the International Labor Organization stated that all indigenous peoples living in the postcolonial world were entitled to the right to prior consultation, over activities that could potentially impact their territories and traditional livelihoods. However, in many cases the economic…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • The Implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change book cover

    The Implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vesselin Popovski

    In December 2015, 196 parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) adopted the Paris Agreement, seen as a decisive landmark for global action to stop human- induced climate change. The Paris Agreement will replace the 1997 Kyoto Protocol which expires in 2020, and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge
    Law, Ethics and Governance

  • Law and Disaster: Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Meltdown in Japan book cover

    Law and Disaster

    Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Meltdown in Japan, 1st Edition

    By Shigenori Matsui

    On the 11th of March 2011, an earthquake registering 9.0 on the Richter scale (the most powerful to ever strike Japan) hit the Tohoku region in northern Japan. The earthquake produced a devastating tsunami that wiped out coastal cities and towns, leaving 18,561 people dead or registered as missing.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge

  • Integrative Governance: Generating Sustainable Responses to Global Crises book cover

    Integrative Governance: Generating Sustainable Responses to Global Crises

    1st Edition

    By Margaret Stout, Jeannine M. Love

    Dominant governance theories are drawn primarily from Euro-American sources, including emergent theories of network and collaborative governance. The authors contest this narrow view and seek a more globally inclusive and transdisciplinary perspective, arguing such an approach is more fruitful in…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    Global Law and Sustainable Development

  • Green Crimes and Dirty Money book cover

    Green Crimes and Dirty Money

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toine Spapens, Rob White, Daan van Uhm, Wim Huisman

    Environmental crimes are primarily driven by financial motives. The combined financial value of illicit trade in protected wildlife, illegal logging and waste trafficking is estimated to come directly after counterfeiting, the narcotic drugs trade and illegal gambling. Logically, the proceeds of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-06
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

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