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Sustainable Development in the European Union: A General Principle


ISBN13: 9781409447313
Published: December 2017
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £115.00



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This book undertakes a critical appraisal of sustainable development in the European Union. In addition to existing issues of sustainability, it examines the development of a European "general principle" of sustainable development.

This original, critical approach examines legal, political and economic implications of the emergence of the principle and places the impact of such in local, national, intranational and international contexts.

While essentially focusing on the development of the principle, the discussion also includes a normative assessment of current policy and practice, and appraises European efforts in the light of international goals.

Subjects:
Environmental Law, EU Law
Contents:
Introduction
Arguments
Structure of the book
Sustainable Development and General Principles of EU Law
General principles - an outline
Sustainability as a general principle of EU law
Proportionality as a general principle of EU law
Interim conclusions
Sustainable development as a general principle
Sustainable development and inter-generational equity: a right to a healthy environment
Conclusion
The Many Meanings of Sustainable Development
Brundtland Report
Weak and Strong Sustainable Development
Brundtland's members
The Polluter Pays and Precautionary Principles
Title XX principles: the polluter pays and the precautionary principle
The polluter pays
Transport policy
Common Agricultural Policy
Competition and State Aid
The Precautionary Principle
Conclusion
The Aarhus Convention and the Right of Access to Information, Public Participation and Access of Justice
The third pillar: access to justice
Access to justice case law
Conclusion
Sustainable Development in EU External Relations
Why is sustainable development an international law issue for the EU?
The EU's Presence in the International Area: the example of climate change
Promoting sustainable development
Conclusion
Sustainable Development Abroad - A Comparison
The World Trade Organisation
The US
China
Russia
India
Brazil
Conclusion
Conclusion