Democracy, Dialogue, and Environmental Disputes: The Contested Languages of Social Regulation

Democracy, Dialogue, and Environmental Disputes: The Contested Languages of Social Regulation

by Bruce A. Williams, Albert R. Matheny, Albert Matheny
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300075545

ISBN-13: 9780300075540

Pub. Date: 05/28/1998

Publisher: Yale University Press

This book addresses the difficulties faced by environmental regulation, attributing them to competing ideas about regulatory legitimacy that have accompanied the growth of the American state. The authors propose a more complex and nuanced dialogue between all participants in regulatory policymaking, and they apply their analysis to case studies of actual

Overview

This book addresses the difficulties faced by environmental regulation, attributing them to competing ideas about regulatory legitimacy that have accompanied the growth of the American state. The authors propose a more complex and nuanced dialogue between all participants in regulatory policymaking, and they apply their analysis to case studies of actual environmental disputes over hazardous waste regulation in the 1980s and 1990s in New Jersey, Ohio, and Florida.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300075540
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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