Law: Environmental Law - Law

  • Human Rights Approaches to Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Human Rights Approaches to Climate Change

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Sumudu Atapattu

    Despite the clear link between climate change and human rights with the potential for virtually all protected rights to be undermined as a result of climate change, its catastrophic impact on human beings was not really understood as a human rights issue until recently. This book examines the link…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • A Mosaic of Indigenous Legal Thought: Legendary Tales and Other Writings book cover

    A Mosaic of Indigenous Legal Thought

    Legendary Tales and Other Writings, 1st Edition

    By C.F. Black

    This book offers an Indigenous supplement to the rich and growing area of visual legal scholarship. Organized around three narratives, each with an associated politico-poetic reading, the book addresses three major global issues: climate change, the trade in human body parts and bio-policing.…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Conservation and Recreation in Protected Areas: A Comparative Legal Analysis of Environmental Conflict Resolution in the United States and China book cover

    Conservation and Recreation in Protected Areas

    A Comparative Legal Analysis of Environmental Conflict Resolution in the United States and China, 1st Edition

    By Yun Ma

    This book provides a comprehensive and up to date comparative study of the management and resolution of conflicts between conservation and recreation in protected areas in the US and China. Competing claims on the use of nature, increasing regulation of land use and recreational activities, and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Environmental Crime in Transnational Context: Global Issues in Green Enforcement and Criminology book cover

    Environmental Crime in Transnational Context

    Global Issues in Green Enforcement and Criminology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Toine Spapens, Rob White, Wim Huisman

    Environmental crime is one of the most profitable and fastest growing areas of international criminal activity. The increasing cross-border scope of environmental crimes and harms is one of the reasons why governments and the enforcement community have trouble in finding the proper responses. Law…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Organizational Perspectives on Environmental Migration book cover

    Organizational Perspectives on Environmental Migration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kerstin Rosenow-Williams, François Gemenne

    Over the past decade, international organizations (IOs) and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have increasingly focused their efforts on the plight of environmental migrants in both industrialized and developing countries. However, to date very few studies have analysed the influence and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Pastoralism and Common Pool Resources: Rangeland co-management, property rights and access in Mongolia book cover

    Pastoralism and Common Pool Resources

    Rangeland co-management, property rights and access in Mongolia, 1st Edition

    By Sandagsuren Undargaa

    The grazing of animals on common land and associated property rights were the original basis of the concept of "the tragedy of the commons". Drawing on the classic work of Elinor Ostrom and the readings of political ecology, this book questions the application of exclusive property rights to mobile…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • How Cities Will Save the World: Urban Innovation in the Face of Population Flows, Climate Change and Economic Inequality book cover

    How Cities Will Save the World

    Urban Innovation in the Face of Population Flows, Climate Change and Economic Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Ray Brescia, John Travis Marshall

    Cities are frequently viewed as passive participants to state and national efforts to solve the toughest urban problems. But the evidence suggests otherwise. Cities are actively devising innovative policy solutions and they have the potential to do even more. In this volume, the authors examine…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15
    Routledge

  • Energy Law and the Sustainable Company: Innovation and corporate social responsibility book cover

    Energy Law and the Sustainable Company

    Innovation and corporate social responsibility, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Park, Duncan Magnus Park

    What kind of decision-making should multinationals engage in to create a sustainable company? There is substantial debate over why CEOs, senior management and Boards of Directors make the wrong decisions by not asking the right questions, with the result that not only is the company itself damaged,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Human Rights: An International and Comparative Law Perspective book cover

    Climate Change and Human Rights

    An International and Comparative Law Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ottavio Quirico, Mouloud Boumghar

    Do anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions affect human rights? Should fundamental rights constrain climate policies? Scientific evidence demonstrates that anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions contribute to increasing atmospheric temperatures, soon passing the compromising threshold of 2° C.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

  • Climate Change and Anthropos: Planet, people and places book cover

    Climate Change and Anthropos

    Planet, people and places, 1st Edition

    By Linda H. Connor

    Anthropos, in the sense of species as well as cultures and ethics, locates humans as part of much larger orders of existence – fundamental when thinking about climate change. This book offers a new way of exploring the significance of locality and lives in the epoch of the Anthropocene, a time when…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Human Rights and Sustainability: Moral responsibilities for the future book cover

    Human Rights and Sustainability

    Moral responsibilities for the future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerhard Bos, Marcus Düwell

    The history of human rights suggests that individuals should be empowered in their natural, political, political, social and economic vulnerabilities. States within the international arena hold each other responsible for doing just that and support or interfere where necessary. States are to…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Regulation in the European Electricity Sector book cover

    Regulation in the European Electricity Sector

    1st Edition

    By Maciej M Sokołowski

    Since the very beginning of European integration, electricity has been within the legal sphere of the EU. Much of this is found within the binding European acts making up the framework of the Energy Packages. The established legal institutions have had a significant impact on the shape of the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

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