European Perspectives On Environmental Law And Governance by Suzanne KingstonEuropean Perspectives On Environmental Law And Governance by Suzanne Kingston

European Perspectives On Environmental Law And Governance

EditorSuzanne Kingston

Hardcover | October 26, 2012

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This book provides a range of perspectives on some of the most pressing contemporary challenges in EU environmental law and governance from some of today's leading European environmental academics and practitioners.

The book maintains a focus on three key cross-cutting issues, each of which is carefully analysed through the lens of governance. The first theme to be addressed is that of climate change and the problems it poses for EU governance. The second issue explored concerns the challenge of integrating environmental considerations into other policy areas, as is required by the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union and the EU's Charter of Fundamental Rights. Finally, the third theme centres on the important challenge of improving environmental enforcement within the EU, and considers issues such as the Aarhus Convention and the evolution of the Commission's work on implementation and enforcement throughout the past twenty years. Each of these three themes is situated within the broader ongoing debate about the changing nature of European environmental governance post-Lisbon and the ways in which developments in this area fits within broader trends in European governance theory and policy generally.

European Perspectives on Environmental Law and Governancecontains contributions from experts in the field including; Mary Robinson, Alan Boyle, Ludwig Kramer and Liam Cashman, and will be of interest to academics, students and practitioners of EU environmental law.

Dr. Suzanne Kingston is a lecturer at University College, Dublin and has published widely on EU law issues in leading international peer-reviewed journals. Her research and publications have been in the fields of EU competition law, EU environmental law, EU taxation law and EU human rights law. She has been a visiting lecturer at Cambr...
Title:European Perspectives On Environmental Law And GovernanceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:264 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.98 inPublished:October 26, 2012Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415500060

ISBN - 13:9780415500067

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction,Suzanne KingstonPart 1: The Climate Change Challenge2. Linking Planetary Boundaries and Overconsumption by Individuals: a New Frontier for (EU Climate) Law?,Javier de Cendra de Larrag'nbsp; 3. The Challenge of Climate Change: International Law Perspectives,Alan BoylePart 2: The Integration Challenge 4. Giving a Voice to the Environment by Challenging the Practice of Integrating Environmental Requirements into other EU Policies,Ludwig Kr'r  5. The CAP in 2020: Vision or Hindsight?, Joe McMahon 6. The Integration Challenge: Integrating Environmental Concerns into Other EU Policies, Owen McIntyrePart 3: The Enforcement Challenge7. Mind the Gap: Difficulties in Enforcement and the Continuing Unfulfilled Promise of EU Environmental Law,Suzanne Kingston 8. Commission Enforcement of EU Environmental Legislation in Ireland ' a 20 Year Retrospective, Liam Cashman  9. Delivering the Rule of Environmental Law in Ireland: Where Do We go From Here?, 'ine Ryall  10. Environmental Enforcement in Ireland - the Need to get a Piece of the Multi-Party Action, Joanne Blennerhassett