A Reader in Environmental Law

A Reader in Environmental Law

by Bridget Hutter
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198765495

ISBN-13: 9780198765493

Pub. Date: 04/28/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Recent years have witnessed an increasing interest in the environment and in environmental law. This reader considers a cross-section of socio-legal work on environmental law, tracing its development over the past twenty years. It includes work from a variety of disciplines, theoretical perspectives and from an international scholarship.
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Recent years have witnessed an increasing interest in the environment and in environmental law. This reader considers a cross-section of socio-legal work on environmental law, tracing its development over the past twenty years. It includes work from a variety of disciplines, theoretical perspectives and from an international scholarship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198765493
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
Oxford Readings in Socio-Legal Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Socio-Legal Perspectives on Environmental Law: An Overview, Bridget M. Hutter
Part I : Theoretical Approaches
1. Economics and the Environment: A Study of Private Nuisance, Anthony Ogus and Genevra Richardson
2. Structural Bias in Regulatory Law Enforcement: The Case of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Peter Yeager
Part II: Environmental Law and Science
3. Holes in the Ozone Layer: A Global Environmental Controversy, Michael S. Brown and Katherine Lyon
4. Cross-National Differences in Policy Implementation, Sheila Jasanoff
Part III : Government Regulation: Implementation and Impact
5. Compliance Strategy, Keith Hawkins
6. The Political Economy of Environmental Regulation: Towards a Unifying Framework, Robert Hahn
7. Can Social Science Explain Organizational Non-Compliance with Environmental Law?, Joseph Di Mento
Part IV : Alternative Methods of Environmental Regulation
8. Regulation and In-Company Environmental Management in the Netherlands, Marius Aalders
9. Green Markets: Environmental Regulation by the Private Sector, Peter N.Grabosky
10. Designing Smart Regulation, Neil Gunningham and Duncan Sinclair
Part V : International Environmental Law
11. Sleeping with an Elephant: The American Influence on Canadian Environmental Policy, George Hoberg
12. Towards a New Conception of the Environmental Competitiveness Relationship, Michael E. Porter and Claas Van Der Linde

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