Environmental Law: Text, Cases & Materials

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2013-06-10
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
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This new title in the popular Text, Cases, and Materials series provides students with a thorough understanding of environmental law while also encouraging critical reflection and pointing out areas of controversy and debate. The authors present an impressive range of extracts from UK and international cases, legislation, and articles, to help support learning and demonstrate how the law works in practice, clearly guiding students through key areas while providing insightful explanations and analysis.

Topics have been carefully selected to support a wide range of environmental law courses and include pollution, conservation, town planning, and water regulation as well as considering environmental law in relation to the EU and from an international perspective.

With its unique combination of extracts and author discussion, this new text provides a comprehensive and convenient guide to environmental law which can be relied upon throughout your course and career.

This book is also accompanied by an Online Resource Centre which features updates to the law, further reading suggestions and useful weblinks.

Table of Contents

Part 1: The Basics
1. What is Environmental Law?
2. Understanding Environmental Problems
Part 2: Charting the Environmental Law Landscape 1 - Legal Cultures
3. Environmental Law in the Legal Culture of the United Kingdom
4. European Union Environmental Law
5. International Environmental Law
Part 3: Charting the Environmental Law Landscape 2 - Basic Legal Concepts
6. Private Law
7. Public Law
8. Criminal Liability
9. Statutory Liabilities and Remedies
10. The Role of the Courts
11. Principle and Policy
12. Regulatory Strategy
13. Governance
Part 4: Pollution Control
14. Water Pollution
15. Air Pollution and Climate Change
16. Waste Regulation
17. Integrated Pollution Control
Part 5: Environmental Law, Environmental Problems, and Land
18. Planning Law
19. Environmental Impact Assessment
20. Nature Conservation
21. The Law Relating to Land Contamination
22. Genetically Modified Organisms

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