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Environmental Change and International Law

New Challenges and Dimensions

by Edith Brown Weiss

  • 117 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by United Nations Pubns .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • International Relations - General,
  • International Law,
  • The Environment,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9373503M
    ISBN 10928080815X
    ISBN 109789280808155

    Since the adoption of the Paris Agreement, the Review of European, Comparative and International Environmental Law (RECIEL) has published a wide range of articles on new issues and challenges in international, EU and comparative law on climate change. International Environmental Law offers a concise, conceptually clear, and legally rigorous introduction to contemporary international environmental law and practice. The book covers all major environmental agreements, paying particular attention to their underlying structure, main legal provisions, and practical.

    A new publication from the United Nation University (UNU) Press, entitled The Future of International Environmental Law, attempts the demanding task of assessing the effectiveness of existing international environmental law.. In the face of today’s rapidly evolving environmental crises of climate change, biodiversity loss and ocean acidification, such appraisal is important for informing the. MONITOR Global environmental change and international law The UNU Monitor is a quarterly review of the current research, publications and forthcoming projects by the United Nations University (UNU) in the area of global environmental by: 7.

    The Monitor is compiled by the UNU Academic Division in Tokyo. The topic of this issue's Monitor is ‘Environmental change and international law’. Following the ‘Earth Summit’ in June international law has to cope with a variety of challenges, from cross-national accords to enforcement of international Cited by: 7. Global environmental change and international law: the introductory framework / Edith Brown Weiss --International norm-making / Paul C. Szasz --Changing requirements for international information / Peter S. Thacher --Emerging principles and rules for the prevention and mitigation of envitonmental harm / Toru Iwama --State responsibility.


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Jurgielewicz's book is part of an effort to promote interdisciplinary research on the nature of the international legal order. Her work explores the concept of international regimes within the international legal order, utilizing the policy-oriented approach to international law. The study uses examples of global environmental change as by: 5.

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Environmental Change and International Law: New Challenges and DimensionsFormat: Paperback. The book seeks to provide answers to two basic questions: whether and to what extent existing international law protects cross-border environmental displacement, and whether and how existing formalized regional complementary protection standards can interpretively solidify and conceptualize protection for cross-border environmental by: 1.

1st Edition Published on J by Routledge This book explores the increasing concern over the extent to which those suffering from forced cross-border Environmental Change, Forced Displacement and International Law: from. There is little sign that international law will recognize that global environmental change presents new challenges to international governance for which its traditional sources are ill-equipped.

If change is to occur, however, it will be out of more efforts at interdisciplinary scholarship, like the one that Jurgielewicz has : In this groundbreaking work, the concept of innovation is deployed to explore normative and institutional responses in international law to such environmental change by addressing two fundamental themes: first, whether law can foresee, prevent, and adapt to environmental transformations; and second, whether international legal responses to social, economic, and technological innovation can appropriately reflect the evolving needs of contemporary societies at national and international scales.

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. Global Environmental Change and Innovation in International Law Edited by Neil Craik, Cameron S. Jefferies, Sara L. Seck, Tim Stephens.

Professor Bodansky has written extensively on international environmental law generally, and climate change in particular. He served as the US Department of State's Climate Change Coordinator from –, co-edited (with Jutta Brunnée and Ellen Hey) the Oxford Handbook of International Environmental Law, and is on the Editorial Board of the American Journal of International Law.

International Environmental Law in a Nutshell This well received book, informed by its interdisciplinary framework, succinctly yet accurately traverses and illuminates the full gamut of international environmental issues, laws and policies challenging the world today.

The fifth edition responds to important developments arising subsequent to the fourth edition, relating, inter alia, to sustainable development, climate change Author: Robin Gardner. International environmental law covers topics such as biodiversity, climate change, ozone depletion, toxic and hazardous substances, desertification, marine resources, and the quality of air, land and water.

It also has synergies with related areas of international law like international trade, human rights, international finance, and so on. International Environmental Law.

This guide explains the following topics: The sources of international law, The subjects of international law, International institutions, The prohibition against the use of force, Human Rights, International environmental law, The relationship between international and national law, State responsibility, Feminist perspectives on international law, Dispute.

The book seeks to provide answers to two basic questions: whether and to what extent existing international law protects cross-border environmental displacement, and whether and how existing formalized regional complementary protection standards can interpretively solidify and conceptualize protection for cross-border environmental by: 1.

In this groundbreaking work, the concept of innovation is deployed to explore normative and institutional responses in international law to such environmental change by addressing two fundamental themes: first, whether law can foresee, prevent, and adapt to environmental transformations; and second, whether international legal responses to social, economic, and technological innovation can appropriately reflect the evolving needs of contemporary societies at national and international cturer: Cambridge University Press.

This book explores the future of international environmental law in a world of ever worsening environmental crises. It examines the success stories and failures of international environmental law.

The book seeks to provide answers to two basic questions: whether and to what extent existing international law protects cross-border environmental displacement, and whether and how existing Author: Isabel Borges. Basic Functions and Principles of International Environmental Law in the Context of Managing Water Resources By Nafziger, James A.

R Denver Journal of International Law and. He was keenly interested in global environmental issues and in the role that international law could play. At the time of his death, he was a member of the group contributing to this book. The draft of his contribution to the book is contained in appendix A.

The book covers not only the traditional terrain of air and water quality, solid and hazardous waste, and pesticides, but also the environmental implications of land use, energy generation and use, and the increasingly important area of international environmental law.

It also tries to connect environmental law with the political andFile Size: KB. Climate change and natural hazard-related disasters are understood to play a crucial part in this events.

This fresh research by Isabel Borges, explores the increasing concern over the extent to which those suffering from forced cross-border displacement as a result of environmental change, are protected under international human rights law.

Global Environmental Change and Innovation in International Law Edited by Neil Craik, Cameron S. Jefferies, Sara L. Seck, Tim Stephens Online ISBN:. Cambridge Core - Environmental Law - International Environmental Law and the Global South - edited by Shawkat Alam.Book is in Very good condition throughout.

In This Study Of The Emerging International Legal Issues Associated With Global Environmental Change, A Diverse Group Of Eminent Legal Scholars And Practioners From Around The World Addresses The New Directions In International Environmental Law And, To A Lesser Extent, In International Institutions.Dinah L.

Shelton & Alex Kiss, Guide to International Environmental Law in Alexandre Kiss, Dinah Shelton, GUIDE TO INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, ). This Article is brought to you for free and open access by the Faculty Scholarship at Scholarly by: