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  • Intellectual Property Rights and Climate Changeby Wei Zhuang

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 100.00

    This book provides legal interpretation of the TRIPS Agreement for facilitating innovation of and access to environmentally sound technologies. more...

  • Himalayan Mobilitiesby Robert E. Beazley; James P. Lassoie

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 48.12

    The goals of this book are to update information on the effects of rural road development, both in Nepal and globally, explain the environmental, socioeconomic, and sociocultural impacts of expanding rural road networks in the Nepalese Himalaya, and to promote further studies on rural road development throughout the world based on studies and investigations... more...

  • Forging a Socio-Legal Approach to Environmental Harmsby Tiffany Bergin; Emanuela Orlando

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Environmental harms exert a significant toll and pose substantial economic costs on societies around the world. Although such harms have been studied from both legal and social science perspectives, these disciplinary-specific approaches are not, on their own, fully able to address the complexity of these environmental challenges. Many legal approaches,... more...

  • Sustainability and the Rights of Natureby Cameron La Follette; Chris Maser

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 189.95

    Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction is a much-needed guide that addresses the exciting and significant paradigm shift to the Rights of Nature, as it is occurring both in the United States and internationally in the fields of environmental law and environmental sustainability. This shift advocates building a relationship of integrity... more...

  • The Role of Integrity in the Governance of the Commonsby Laura Westra; Janice Gray; Franz-Theo Gottwald

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 111.92

    This book explores the impact of disintegrity on various aspects of governance, as the disregard of ecological conditions produce grave direct effects to human rights (to water or food) and, indirectly, also to human security in several ways. International legal regimes need to be reconsidered and perhaps re-interpreted, in order to correct these... more...

  • Law and Policy for a New Economyby Melissa K. Scanlan

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2017; US$ 40.00

    This book makes the case for a New Environmentalism, and using a systems change approach, takes the reader through ideas for reorienting the economy. It addresses the laws and policies needed to support the emergence of a new economy across a variety of major areas - from energy to food, across common pool resources, and shifting investments to capitalize... more...

  • The Global Emergence of Constitutional Environmental Rightsby Joshua C. Gellers

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Over the past 40 years, countries throughout the world have similarly adopted human rights related to environmental governance and protection in national constitutions. Interestingly, these countries vary widely in terms of geography, politics, history, resources, and wealth. This raises the question: why do some countries have constitutional environmental... more...

  • Protecting the Marine Environment From Land-Based Sources of Pollutionby Daud Hassan

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Global findings estimate that 80 per cent of marine pollution originates from land-based sources and is trans-boundary in nature. These problems persist in spite of a number of legal and policy initiatives taken to protect the marine environment. This volume explores the applications and shortcomings of current international regimes in addressing these... more...

  • Environmental Taxation in Practiceby Thomas Sterner; Adrian Muller

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 400.00

    Since the 1980's, market-based instruments for environmental policy have become increasingly important. Focusing on environmental taxation in practice, this volume collects key contributions on a wide range of topics, including comparisons of environmental taxation schemes in different countries, political economy issues and key aspects of concrete... more...

  • Deleuze and Environmental Damageby Mark Halsey

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book offers a post-structuralist critique of the problems associated with modernist accounts of environmental harm and regulation. Through a notably detailed micro-political analysis of forest conflict, the author explores the limits of academic commentary on environmental issues and suggests that the traditional variables of political economy,... more...