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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Environmental Law 8th ed isbn 9780199583805

Environmental Law 7th ed

ISBN13: 9780199211029
New Edition ISBN: 9780199583805
Previous Edition ISBN: 0199260567
Published: July 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The seventh edition features a new chapter on the law relating to air pollution and climate change, as well as more detailed coverage of environmental liability at national, EU, international, and transnational levels. Reference is made throughout to the influence of European and international organisations and legislation and offers enhanced introductory coverage of global dimensions. Topics are fully cross-referenced, allowing readers to follow key ideas through the book and to understand the interaction of law and the environment. The book is structured by theme and by sector and presented in a clear colour design, guiding the student through the subject.

  • The most established textbook available on environmental law
  • Offers detailed coverage of all the key topics covered on environmental law courses from an international, European and national perspective
  • Presents topics by theme and by sector, guiding students through the subject, and locates environmental law within its wider policy context
  • Each chapter is structured around a wide range of learning features including key objectives, case studies, summaries, questions, and further reading lists, which are presented in an innovative colour design, guiding the student through the topic
  • An accompanying Online Resource Centre provides twice-annual updates on developments in the law, and links to key websites
New to this edition
  • Detailed analysis of the Environmental Permitting Regulations 2007 regime
  • Features a new chapter on air pollution and climate change
  • Incorporates more detailed coverage of environmental liability at national, EU, international, and transnational levels
  • Includes enhanced introductory coverage of the international and EU dimensions
Environmental Law addresses a wide range of topics, introducing students to all of the key areas and latest developments of environmental law, drawing on legislation, policy, and practice.

Environmental Law
1. What is environmental law? A brief introduction
2. History and challenges
3. Values, principles and environmental law
4. Sources of environmental law
5. The administration of environmental law and policy
6. International law and environmental protection
7. The european community and the environment
8. The regulation of environmental protection
9. Environmental crime
10. Public participation
11. Private law and environmental protection
12. Town and country planning
13. Environmental assessment
14. Environmental permitting and integrated pollution prevention and control
15. Climate change and air quality
16. Contaminated land
17. Water pollution and water quality
18. Waste management
19. The conservation of nature
20. Landscape management