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Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

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Global Environmental Constitutionalism: Implications for Present and Future Generations


ISBN13: 9781107022256
Published: January 2015
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £67.00
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9781316612842



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Reflecting a global trend, scores of countries have affirmed that their citizens are entitled to healthy air, water and land, and that their constitution should guarantee certain environmental rights.

This book examines the increasing recognition that the environment is a proper subject for protection in constitutional texts and for vindication by constitutional courts. This phenomenon, which the authors call environmental constitutionalism, represents the confluence of constitutional law, international law, human rights and environmental law. National apex and constitutional courts are exhibiting a growing interest in environmental rights, and as courts become more aware of what their peers are doing, this momentum is likely to increase.

This book explains why such provisions came into being, how they are expressed, and the extent to which they have been, and might be, enforced judicially. It is a singular resource for evaluating the content of and hope for constitutional environmental rights.

Subjects:
Environmental Law
Contents:
1. The nature of environmental constitutionalism
2. Textual environmental constitutionalism
3. Juridical outcomes in environmental constitutionalism
4. Litigating constitutional environmental rights
5. Remedies
6. Constitutional rights to water
7. Subnational environmental constitutionalism
8. Procedural environmental rights
9. Emerging environmental constitutionalism
10. Conclusion.