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.  See more details below

Overview

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

Acknowledgements
Introduction1
Socio-Legal Perspectives on Environmental Law: An Overview3
Pt. ITheoretical Approaches
Economics and the Environment: A Study of Private Nuisance51
Structural Bias in Regulatory Law Enforcement: The Case of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency97
Pt. IIEnvironmental Law and Science
Holes in the Ozone Layer: A Global Environmental Controversy121
Cross-National Differences in Policy Implementation142
Pt. IIIGovernment Regulation: Implementation and Impact
Compliance Strategy161
The Political Economy of Environmental Regulation: Towards a Unifying Framework189
Can Social Science Explain Organizational Noncompliance with Environmental Law?218
Pt. IVAlternative Methods of Environmental Regulation
Regulation and In-Company Environmental Management in the Netherlands249
Green Markets: Environmental Regulation by the Private Sector272
Designing Smart Regulation305
Pt. VInternational Environmental Law
Sleeping with an Elephant: The American Influence on Canadian Environmental Policy337
Toward a New Conception of the Environment-Competitiveness Relationship365

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