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Principles of International Environmental Law

Authors

Philippe Sands, University College London, Jacqueline Peel, University of Melbourne
With Adriana Fabra, Universitat de Barcelona, Ruth MacKenzie, University of Westminster

Description

This new and fully updated edition of Principles of International Environmental Law offers a comprehensive and critical account of one of the fastest growing areas of international law: the principles and rules relating to environmental protection. Introducing the reader to the key foundational principles, governance structures and regulatory techniques, Principles of International Environmental Law explores each of the major areas of international environmental regulation through substantive chapters, including climate change, atmospheric protection, oceans and freshwater, biodiversity, chemicals and waste regulation.…

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Key features

  • The leading textbook in an area of growing importance and complexity, Principles of International Environmental Law is an essential guide for students and practitioners of international environmental law
  • Contains a new chapter on climate change addressing the significant developments in the field, including the Paris Climate Agreement
  • Presents critical commentary on some of the world's most pressing and growing problems including climate change, biodiversity and regulating pollution and waste
  • Looks at the contribution made by different groups - governments, courts and non-state actors - for a full understanding of the protagonists involved

About the book

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1017/9781108355728
  • Subjects Environmental Law,Law,Public International Law
  • Format: Hardback
    • Publication date: 21 March 2018
    • ISBN: 9781108420952
    • Dimensions (mm): 246 x 189 mm
    • Weight: 2.33kg
    • Contains: 4 tables
    • Page extent: 1032 pages
    • Availability: Manufactured on demand: supplied direct from the printer
  • Format: Paperback
    • Publication date: 21 March 2018
    • ISBN: 9781108431125
    • Dimensions (mm): 246 x 189 mm
    • Weight: 2.19kg
    • Contains: 4 tables
    • Page extent: 1032 pages
    • Availability: In stock
  • Format: Digital
    • Publication date: 07 August 2018
    • ISBN: 9781108355728

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