The New Accountability: Environmental Responsibility Across Borders

The New Accountability: Environmental Responsibility Across Borders

by Michael Mason
     
 

ISBN-10: 1844070670

ISBN-13: 9781844070671

Pub. Date: 02/28/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Drawing on a wide range of case studies, The New Accountability provides a fresh definition of democratic accountability for transboundary and global harm. It argues that environmental responsibility should be established in open public discussions about harm and risk. Most critically, it makes the case that, regardless of nationality, affected parties should be…  See more details below

Overview

Drawing on a wide range of case studies, The New Accountability provides a fresh definition of democratic accountability for transboundary and global harm. It argues that environmental responsibility should be established in open public discussions about harm and risk. Most critically, it makes the case that, regardless of nationality, affected parties should be empowered to seek answerability and redress from those responsible for major environmental degradation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844070671
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/28/2005
Edition description:
1
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1Transnational accountability for environmental harm : a framework16
2Advocates for environmental accountability : activist groups, networks and movements41
3Citizenship beyond national borders? : affected publics and international environmental regimes67
4The world trade regime and environmental accountability88
5Transnational liability for environmental damage113
6The environmental accountability of transnational corporations144

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