Law: Public International Law

  • Linking Emissions Trading Schemes book cover

    Linking Emissions Trading Schemes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Tuerk

    A growing number of GHG emissions trading schemes are being implemented at regional or national levels. However, even as the number of different schemes grows, few linkages exist between them. Major cap-and-trade proposals are currently at important stages in their development, especially in the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28

  • Facility Siting: Risk, Power and Identity in Land Use Planning book cover

    Facility Siting

    Risk, Power and Identity in Land Use Planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Asa Boholm, Ragnar E. Lofstedt

    From dams to landfill sites, and power plants to radioactive waste repositories, the siting of facilities is a veritable minefield of conflicts involving industry, planners, authorities, NGOs and citizens. This penetrating volume examines risk, power and identity in contests over the siting of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • State Fragility Around the World: Fractured Justice and Fierce Reprisal book cover

    State Fragility Around the World

    Fractured Justice and Fierce Reprisal, 1st Edition

    By Laurie A. Gould, Matthew Pate

    Failed and fragile states often govern through the criminalization of otherwise inconsequential or tolerated acts. These weak states also frequently use kidnapping, murder, and other violent or oppressive tactics to maintain order and stay in power. State Fragility Around the World: Fractured…

    Hardback – 2016-02-24
    CRC Press

  • One Health: Science, politics and zoonotic disease in Africa book cover

    One Health

    Science, politics and zoonotic disease in Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Bardosh

    Zoonotic diseases – pathogens transmitted from animals to people – offer particularly challenging problems for global health institutions and actors, given the complex social-ecological dynamics at play. New forms of risk caused by unprecedented global connectivity and rapid social and…

    Paperback – 2016-02-11
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • Contested Common Land: Environmental Governance Past and Present book cover

    Contested Common Land

    Environmental Governance Past and Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher P. Rodgers, Eleanor Straughton, Angus J.L. Winchester, Margherita Pieraccini

    This innovative and interdisciplinary book makes a major contribution to common pool resource studies. It offers a new perspective on the sustainable governance of common resources, grounded in contemporary and archival research on the common lands of England and Wales - an important common…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21

  • The Limits to Travel: How Far Will You Go? book cover

    The Limits to Travel

    How Far Will You Go?, 1st Edition

    By David Metz

    As affluence grows, it gets easier to travel faster and further. But research shows that, despite this, the average travel time in all societies remains steady at roughly an hour a day. The implication is that people are choosing to increase the distance they regularly travel, rather than opting…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21

  • Strategic Environmental Assessment in International and European Law: A Practitioner's Guide book cover

    Strategic Environmental Assessment in International and European Law

    A Practitioner's Guide, 1st Edition

    By Simon Marsden

    Strategic environmental assessment (SEA) is a regulatory requirement for development across Europe, North America, Australasia and elsewhere, yet understanding the legal aspects is challenging. This comprehensive guide provides that understanding in a clear and straightforward way. The…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21

  • Uncertainty in Policy Making: Values and Evidence in Complex Decisions book cover

    Uncertainty in Policy Making

    Values and Evidence in Complex Decisions, 1st Edition

    By Michael Heazle

    Uncertainty in Policy Making explores how uncertainty is interpreted and used by policy makers, experts and politicians. It argues that conventional notions of rational, evidence-based policy making - hailed by governments and organisations across the world as the only way to make good policy - is…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • The British Electricity Experiment: Privatization: the record, the issues, the lessons book cover

    The British Electricity Experiment

    Privatization: the record, the issues, the lessons, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Surrey

    In 1990, energy in the UK underwent a unique and fundamental transformation, with the privatization of the electricity supply industry. This is the first book to fully assess the experiment. It first explains how – and why – the British electricity supply industry was privatized. It then…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Energy and Infrastructure Set

  • Global Urban Analysis: A Survey of Cities in Globalization book cover

    Global Urban Analysis

    A Survey of Cities in Globalization, 1st Edition

    By Peter J Taylor, Pengfei Ni, Ben Derudder, Michael Hoyler, Jin Huang, Frank Witlox

    Global Urban Analysis provides a unique insight into the contemporary world economy through a focus on cities. It is based upon a large-scale customised data collection on how leading businesses use cities across the world: as headquarter locations, for finance, for professional and creative…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21

  • The Sustainability Handbook: The Complete Management Guide to Achieving Social, Economic and Environmental Responsibility book cover

    The Sustainability Handbook

    The Complete Management Guide to Achieving Social, Economic and Environmental Responsibility, 1st Edition

    By William R. Blackburn

    The Sustainability Handbook covers all the challenges, complexities and benefits of sustainability for businesses, governments and other organizations. It provides a blueprint for how organizations can reach or exceed economic, social and environmental excellence. It offers a host of practical…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21

  • Justice for Victims before the International Criminal Court book cover

    Justice for Victims before the International Criminal Court

    1st Edition

    By Luke Moffett

    Many prosecutors and commentators have praised the victim provisions at the International Criminal Court (ICC) as 'justice for victims', which for the first time include participation, protection and reparations. This book critically examines the role of victims in international criminal justice,…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge Research in International Law

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