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Vol 22 No 4 April/May 2017

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Whistleblowing: Law and Practice

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Climate Change and the Law 2nd ed


ISBN13: 9780769860268
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781422419120
Published: December 2013
Publisher: Carolina Academic Press
Country of Publication: USA
Format: Hardback
Price: £175.00



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This book comprehensively assesses the law and science of climate change, as well as the policy choices for responding to this global problem.

This textbook thus provides students with an integrated experience to study law and an understanding of the many climate-related challenges facing the next generation of lawyers.

The book begins by exploring the international climate change regime, including a detailed investigation of emissions trading and the controversial regime for reducing greenhouse gas emissions through land use and forest management practices. It also explores options for a future international agreement in light of calls to reduce emissions by as much as 80 percent.

The book also addresses how other international agreements can help spur climate change mitigation or adaptation, exploring, for example, whether petitions to list World Heritage Sites as endangered due to climate change and petitions to declare climate change a violation of human rights will advance global efforts to reduce greenhouse emissions.