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Environmental Justice in Developing Countries: Perspectives from Africa and Asia-Pacific

ISBN13: 9781138686847
Published: May 2016
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback (Hardback in 2013)
Price: £34.99
Hardback edition , ISBN13 9780415636339

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The evolving environmental justice paradigm is conceptualized differently based on political, economic and historical factors. In developed countries, emphasis is placed on the role of individuals in environmental decision-making and the protection of their access to the prerequisite environmental information and capacity to challenge environmental decisions is the main focus. However, in developing countries, access to land and natural resources are considered integral elements of environmental justice paradigm.

This book focuses on the conceptualization, recognition and protection of environmental justice in developing countries. It explores the situation by engaging an analytical discourse of relevant legal provisions in four case study countries including Nigeria, South Africa, India and Papua New Guinea. The comparative analysis of environmental justice in these countries present a framework within which to appreciate the conceptualization of the environmental justice paradigm.

Environmental Law
Part 1: Background to the Book
1. Introduction: Scope of the Book
2. Environmental Justice: International and Regional Instruments

Part 2: Environmental Justice in Developing Countries: Comparative Insights and Analysis from Africa And Asia-Pacific
3. Nigeria
4. South Africa
5. India
6. Papua New Guinea
7. Comparative Discourse
8. Conclusion

Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

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