Understanding Environmental Administration and Law / Edition 3

Understanding Environmental Administration and Law / Edition 3

by Susan J. Buck
     
 


Understanding Environmental Administration and Law provides an engaging, introductory overview of environmental policy. Author Susan J. Buck explores the process through which policy is made, the political environment in which it is applied, and the statutory and case laws that are critical to working within the regulatory system.See more details below

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Understanding Environmental Administration and Law provides an engaging, introductory overview of environmental policy. Author Susan J. Buck explores the process through which policy is made, the political environment in which it is applied, and the statutory and case laws that are critical to working within the regulatory system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781597260367
Publisher:
Island Press
Publication date:
09/30/2006
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
1,340,554
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Susan Buck is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Environmental Studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She has written The Global Commons (Island Press, 1998), a major text in public administration, and contributed numerous articles and book chapters on environmental policy and law.

Table of Contents

Contents

ABOUT ISLAND PRESS,
Title Page,
Copyright Page,
Epigraph,
PREFACE,
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS,
CHAPTER ONE - The American Legal System,
CHAPTER TWO - Environmentalism in the United States,
CHAPTER THREE - The Public Policy Process,
CHAPTER FOUR - Legal Concepts in Environmental Law,
CHAPTER FIVE - Pollution Control and Hazardous and Toxic Substances,
CHAPTER SIX - Managing Wildlife and Public Lands,
CHAPTER SEVEN - International Environmental Policy and Law,
AFTERWORD,
FINDING CASE LAW,
GLOSSARY,
ACRONYMS,
LIST OF CASES,
LEGISLATION,
BIBLIOGRAPHY,
ABOUT THE AUTHOR,
INDEX,
ISLAND PRESS BOARD OF DIRECTORS,

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