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Vol 24 No 9 Sept/Oct 2019

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Environmental Protection, Law and Policy: Text and Materials 2nd ed isbn 9780521690263

Law in Context: Environmental Protection

ISBN13: 9780406037701
ISBN: 0406037701
New Edition ISBN: 9780521690263
Published: July 1997
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

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This book provides a stimulating introduction to an area of law which is rapidly developing and is becoming more important within the UK legal system and EC and International law. It adopts a broad perspective in describing the present legal framework and in examining the evolution of the distinctive legal techniques of this subject.

Environmental Law
Part I: Using the law for environmental protection. Environmental law in context. Part II: Historical context of environmental law in Britain. Building Babylon: industrial activities and early pollution controls. Containing Arcadia: early land use and development controls. Part III: Development of environmental law. International initiatives. The development of environmental law in the European Community. Part IV: Techniques for environmental protection. Land use control: town planning and countryside designation. Part V: Applications of modern environmental law. The case of nitrate: farming for environmental protection. The road ahead: environmental assessment. Room for the geese: conservation and designation. Epilogue: Environmental justice. Bibliography. Index.