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  • Die Europäisierung des Umweltstrafrechtsby Silke Knaut

    Centaurus Verlag & Media 2017; US$ 26.79

    Ausgangspunkt der Arbeit ist die Überlegung, dass in Anbetracht der häufig grenzüberschreitenden Auswirkungen der Umweltbeeinträchtigungen das Europarecht auch für das Strafrecht zunehmend an Bedeutung gewinnt. Ziel ist es, das deutsche Umweltstrafrecht in den vergleichenden Zusammenhang mit europäischen Entwicklungen und Vorgaben zu stellen, seine... more...

  • Umweltökonomik, Umweltpolitik und Marktwirtschaftby Joachim Hennecke

    Centaurus Verlag & Media 2017; US$ 31.88

    Ausgehend von der Feststellung eines verbreiteten Scheinkonsenses bezüglich der Begründung und Beurteilung umweltpolitischer Maßnahmen im Rahmen der "traditionellen" Umweltökonomik untersucht die Studie den grundsätzlichen Zusammenhang von Umweltökonomik, Umweltpolitik und Marktwirtschaft. Dabei werden drei unterschiedliche umweltökonomische Ansätze... more...

  • Differential Treatment in International Environmental Lawby Philippe Cullet

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book is a comprehensive study of differential treatment for developing countries in international environmental law. It offers a compelling analysis of the legal dimension of the relationship between developed and developing countries in the environmental field and beyond. It first critically examines the principle of legal equality of states... more...

  • The Sardar Sarovar Dam Projectby Philippe Cullet

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The Sardar Sarovar Project has been one of the most debated development projects of the past several decades at both an international level and within India itself. Cullet's volume brings together all the key documents relating to the project: including those pertaining to World Bank loans, the judicial pronouncements of the Supreme Court and documents... more...

  • International Energy Lawby Rex J. Zedalis

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The international legal rules affecting renewable alternative energy resources are amongst the most important legal and environmental concerns of the near future. As traditional energy sources are depleted, new technologies are being developed to harness the potentials of wave, current and tidal energy, coastal wind power, offshore geothermal, polar... more...

  • Research Handbook on Climate Change and Agricultural Lawby Mary Jane Angelo; Anél Du Plesis

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2017; US$ 60.00

    Bringing together scholars from across the globe, this timely book astutely untangles the climate-food web and critically explores the nexus between climate change, agriculture and law, upon which food security and climate resilient development depends. more...

  • Regulating Shale Gasby Leonie Reins

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2017; US$ 40.00

    Regulating Shale Gas discusses the regulatory context of shale gas in the European Union and draws conclusions on the EU’s broader approach towards the regulation of new technologies. Providing the first dedicated examination of the overall regulatory context of shale gas in the EU, Leonie Reins reveals how the EU’s new constitutional setup... 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...

  • Law and Ecologyby Richard O. Brooks; Ross Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 84.95

    In 1970 Earth Day was first celebrated marking the dawn of worldwide environmental consciousness and the passing of many environmental laws. In part, these events were the result of the maturing of the science of ecology which recognized the interdependence of the web and cycles of nature. This volume explores the relationship between ecology and... more...

  • Environmental Rightsby Steve Vanderheiden

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 375.00

    The essays selected for this volume present critical viewpoints from the debate about the need to establish rights on behalf of greater environmental protection. Three main areas for developing environmental rights are surveyed, including: extensionist theories that link existing rights (for example to subsistence or territory) to threats of harm... more...