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  • Droit européen de l'environnementby Marc Clément; Jean-Marc Sauvé

    Primento Digital Publishing 2013; US$ 119.99

    Qu?est-ce qu?un déchet ? Que faut-il déduire du principe de précaution ? À quelles conditions peut-on construire un projet dans un site protégé au titre de Natura 2000 ? C?est à ces questions que le juge doit répondre en matière d?environnement. Et ces réponses reposent aujourd?hui sur une approche commune à 27 États membres : le droit de l?Union... more...

  • Navigating the Jungleby Steven C. Tauber

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 51.95

    For much of our history, legal scholars focused predominantly on the law?s implications for human beings, while ignoring how the law influences animal welfare. Since the 1970s, however, there has been a steep increase in animal advocates? use of the courts. Animal law has blossomed into a vibrant academic discipline, with a rich literature that... more...

  • Genetic Resources as Natural Informationby Manuel Ruiz Muller

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Demonstrating the shortcomings of current policy and legal approaches to access and benefit-sharing (ABS) in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), this book recognizes that genetic resources are widely distributed across countries and that bilateral contracts undermine fairness and equity. The book offers a practical and feasible regulatory... more...

  • European Sustainable Carriage of Goodsby Ellen Eftestøl-Wilhelmsson

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    This work discusses the rapidly developing European transport policy on sustainable freight and the connected efforts initiated by the European Commission (EC) on greening transport by the means of contract law. Greening transport has been a central goal for the EU for decades. The main problem has been, and still is, that far too much carriage... more...

  • Manuel de droit de l'environnement de l'UEby Patrick Thieffry

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 67.99

    Ce Manuel, qui propose une initiation au droit de l?environnement de l?Union européenne aux étudiants et aux techniciens de l?environnement, est adossé au Traité de droit de l?environnement de l?Union européenne, également publié dans la collection « Droit de l?Union européenne » aux Éditions Bruylant, dont il partage l?architecture, ce dernier... more...

  • Human Rights Approaches to Climate Changeby Sumudu Atapattu

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    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 between climate change and human rights in a comprehensive... more...

  • Whaling and International Lawby Malgosia Fitzmaurice

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 100.00

    An in-depth analysis of one of the most complex and intriguing legal and sociological phenomena of the contemporary period. more...

  • Research Handbook on International Marine Environmental Lawby Rosemary Rayfuse

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 60.00

    This authoritative Handbook examines the current state and the future needs of international law in addressing the key activities that pose threats to the marine environment. Its chapters explore the legal framework for protection of the marine environment, pollution of the marine environment, seabed activities and the marine environment, protection... more...

  • Probleme und Grenzen der Atomgesetzgebungby Berthold Moser

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 17.85

    Die Revolution, welche durch die Erkenntnisse der modernen Physik herbeigeführt wurde und im Abwurf der ersten Atom­ bombe ihren überwältigenden Ausdruck fand, greift auf das ge­ samte Leben der Menschen über. Daß auch das Recht entschei­ dend beeinflußt wird, ist demnach einleuchtend. In der vorliegenden Broschüre wird nun eine große Anzahl der vielfältigen... more...

  • Institutionelle Arrangements in der Umweltpolitikby Volker von Prittwitz

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2013; US$ 17.85

    Der Band untersucht Formen und Wirkungen institutioneller Arrangements. Welche Formen können sie annehmen und was leisten sie nach dem Kriterium der Zukunftsfähigkeit bzw. Nachhaltigkeit? Zu diesen Fragen liefert der insbesondere auf Umweltpolitik bezogene Band eine Fülle von Überlegungen und Materialien. more...