Documents in International Environmental Law / Edition 2

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Documents in International Environmental Law is the companion volume to the second edition of Philippe Sands' Principles of International Environmental Law (Cambridge, 2003). It comprises a representative selection of international environmental treaties and documents essential to anyone interested in international law within the field of environmental protection. This edition represents an up-to-date collection of the most important documents and makes the text and the key information on the legal status of the various acts, including its parties where a treaty is concerned, easily accessible to students, academics and practitioners. Also available: Principles of International Environmental Law 0-521-81794-3 Hardback $130.00C 0-521-52106-8 Paperback $47.00D

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780521540308
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication date: 2/29/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 1396
  • Product dimensions: 6.85 (w) x 9.72 (h) x 2.13 (d)

Meet the Author

Philippe Sands is Professor of Laws, University College, London.

Paulo Galizzi is Lecturer in Environmental Law, Imperial College London.

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Table of Contents

Preface; 1. General instruments; 2. Atmosphere; 3. Oceans and sea: A. Global; B. Regional; 4. Freshwater resources; 5. Biological diversity; 6. Hazardous substances and activities: A.Nuclear; B. Pesticides and chemicals; C. Waste; 7. Human rights and the environment; 8. Environmental protection and war; 9. Trade and the environment; 10. Environmental impact assessment and access to Information; 11. Liability for environmental damage and breaches of environmental obligations; 12. The Antarctic.

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