The Global Environment: Institutions, Law, and Policy, 2nd Edition / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
Written by a team of international contributors, this textbook addresses the complexities of global environmental problems by integrating the historical development of environmental organizations and treaties with analyses of laws and policies governing environmental protection. Along with revisions and updates, this second edition includes new coverage on topics such as regime theory, climate change, hazardous chemical controls, and sustainable development. Several chapters are devoted to case studies, including the EU as an environmental governance system, developing nations in global environmental politics, and nuclear power in the Czech Republic. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR