Environmental Law by Stuart BellEnvironmental Law by Stuart Bell

Environmental Law

byStuart Bell, Donald McGillivray, Ole Pedersen

Paperback | June 16, 2013

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Trusted by generations of students and academics alike, Donald McGillivray and Ole Pedersen provide a welcome update of this leading environmental law textbook. The 8th edition continues to provide broad and comprehensive coverage of the key topics taught on most environmental law courses,explaining the subject in its social and political context and considering both UK and international perspectives. Known for its clear structure and systematic approach, topics are considered by theme and by sector, allowing more experienced readers to explore the intricacies of the subject while also providing a logical introduction for those new to environmental law or without a legal background. A clear and easy-to-understand writing style helps ensure readers are informed yet not overwhelmed, while useful diagrams and tables help to explain complex points. The new edition also features chapter summaries, information boxes, and self-test questions to help draw out key points and consolidateyour learning in preparation for assessments and further research.
Stuart Bell is Professor of Law at the University of York and Head of York Law School. Donald McGillivray is Reader in Law at the University of Sussex. Ole Pedersen is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Newcastle University.
Title:Environmental LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:912 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0 inPublished:June 16, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199583803

ISBN - 13:9780199583805


Table of Contents

Part I. Introductory themes1. What is environmental law? A brief introduction2. History and challenges3. Values, principles, rights, justice, and environmental law4. Sources of environmental law5. The administration of environmental law and policyPart II. Integrated themes6. International law and environmental protection7. The European Union and the environment8. The regulation of environmental protection9. Environmental crime and enforcement10. Public participation11. Private law and environmental protectionPart III. Sectoral coverage12. Town and country planning13. Environmental assessment14. Environmental permitting and IPPC15. Climate change, ozone depletion, and air quality16. Contaminated land17. Water pollution and water quality18. Waste management19. The conservation of natureOnline chaptersLandscape managementLocal controls and remediesDisposal of waste to sewers

Editorial Reviews

"Bell and McGillivray deliver unfailingly a reliable, detailed but easy to understand text covering environmental law. It is the first point of call for academics and students alike." --Hazel Nash, Lecturer in Environmental Law, University of Sussex