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Understanding Environmental Administration and Law / Edition 3

Understanding Environmental Administration and Law / Edition 3

by Susan J. Buck
     
 

ISBN-10: 1597260363

ISBN-13: 9781597260367

Pub. Date: 09/30/2006

Publisher: Island Press

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. This revised and expanded

Overview

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. This revised and expanded third edition adds case studies that help bring the subject to life and includes new material on:

  • the Bush Administration and its approach to administering environmental laws
  • the continuing evolution of environmentalism and the changing role of environmental regulation in the United States
  • the development and implementation of environmental agreements at the international level
  • the impacts and implications of globalization
Understanding Environmental Administration and Law provides a framework for understanding the law as a managerial tool.

Product Details

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

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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