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Forthcoming Books

  1. Sustainability

    Key Issues

    Edited by Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet

    Series: Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

    Sustainability: Key Issues is a comprehensive introductory textbook for undergraduate and postgraduate students doing courses in sustainability. Highly original, it covers the very broad spectrum of ideas covered under sustainability, from participation, resilience, growth, ecological modernism...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Law and Practice on Public Participation in Environmental Matters

    The Nigerian Example in Transnational Comparative Perspective

    By Uzuazo Etemire

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    Public participation has become a recurring theme and a topical issue in the field of international environmental law, with many multilateral environmental instruments calling on states to guarantee effectively the concept in their laws and practices. This book focuses on public participation in...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Animals, Welfare and the Law

    Fundamental Principles for Critical Assessment

    By Ian A. Robertson

    In this objective, practical and authoritative introductory text the author reveals how the fundamental principles of the human-animal relationship drive the development of animal law. The book explains the criteria by which the lawful use of animals is determined, and how these criteria impact...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning and International Law

    Edited by Daud Hassan, Tuomas Kuokkanen, Niko Soininen

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) is an integrated and comprehensive approach to ocean governance and is used to establish a rational use of marine space and reconcile conflicting interests of its users. MSP allows both a high level of environmental protection and a wide range of human activities...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Climate Change and Human Rights

    An International and Comparative Law Perspective

    Edited by Ottavio Quirico, Mouloud Boumghar

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    Do anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions affect human rights? Should fundamental rights constrain climate policies? Scientific evidence demonstrates that anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions contribute to increasing atmospheric temperatures, soon passing the compromising threshold of 2° C....

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Wild Law - In Practice

    Edited by Michelle Maloney, Peter Burdon

    Series: Law, Justice and Ecology

    Wild Law - In Practice aims to facilitate the transition of Earth Jurisprudence from theory into practice. Earth Jurisprudence is an emerging philosophy of law, coined by cultural historian and geologian Thomas Berry. It seeks to analyse the contribution of law in constructing, maintaining and...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Ecology, Sustainable Development and Accounting

    By Seleshi Sisaye

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Accounting literature has viewed sustainability in terms of social, economic and environmental performances. There have been concerns that the relationship between sustainability, accounting and organizational performance cannot be explained unless we can deduce patterns of administrative behaviour...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  8. International Environmental Law and Distributive Justice

    The Equitable Distribution of CDM Projects under the Kyoto Protocol

    By Tomilola Akanle Eni-Ibukun

    Series: Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

    The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is widely regarded as one of the Kyoto Protocol’s best creations and as an essential part of the international climate change regime. The CDM has been constantly evolving to ensure that it fulfils its objectives of mitigating climate change and contributing to...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Extension of Coastal State Jurisdiction in Enclosed or Semi-Enclosed Seas

    A Mediterranean and Adriatic Perspective

    By Mitja Grbec

    Series: IMLI Studies in International Maritime Law

    The current jurisdictional status of the Mediterranean Sea is remarkable. Nearly 50 per cent of the Mediterranean waters are high seas and therefore beyond the jurisdiction of coastal States. This situation means that there are no points in the Mediterranean Sea where the coasts of two States would...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Legal and Political Challenges of Governing the Environment and Climate Change

    Ruling Nature

    By Gary Wickham, Jo-Ann Goodie

    The environment has not always been protected by law. It was not until the middle of the 20th century that ‘the environment’ came to be understood as an entity in need of special care, and the law-politics duo firmly fixed its focus on this issue. In this book Wickham and Goodie tell the story of...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge