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Author Guruswamy, Lakshman D., 1939- author.

Title International environmental law in a nutshell / Lakshman D. Guruswamy (Ph.D., Nicholas Doman Professor of International Environmental Law, University of Colorado School of Law), Mariah Zebrowski Leach (BA, MS, J.D).

Published St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
Edition Fifth edition.
Physical description lv, 782 pages: map ; 19 cm.
Series Nutshell series.
Nutshell series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Sources and forms of international environmental law -- International environmental law: the historical continuum -- Implementation and compliance -- Population -- Biodiversity -- Global climate change -- Ozone depletion -- Antarctica -- Toxic and hazardous substances -- Land-based pollution -- Pollution by vessels and offshore oil platforms -- Dumping -- Conservation of marine living resources -- Transboundary air pollution -- Transboundary water pollution -- Desertification -- Nuclear damage -- Future of international environmental law (IEL).
Summary "[This book] illuminates the full gamut of international environmental issues, laws and policies challenging the world today. The fifth edition responds to important developments arising subsequent to the fourth edition, relating, inter alia, to sustainable development, climate change, and energy. These developments include the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of 2015, the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change that replaced the Kyoto Protocol, and the challenges posed by renewable energy and global poverty."-- Provided by publisher.
Other author Zebrowski Leach, Mariah, author.
Subject Environmental law, International.
Study guides.
Study guides.
Study aids.
Variant Title International environmental law.
ISBN 9781683280965

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