Taking Stock of Environmental Assessment
Law, Policy and Practice
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Taking Stock of Environmental Assessment by Jane Holder
Book DescriptionThis edited collection analyzes the appropriate balance between conservation and development and the place for participation and popular protest in environmental assessment. Examining the relationship between law, environmental governance and the regulation of decision-making, this volume takes a reflective and contextual approach, using wide range of theories, to explore the key features of modern environmental assessment. This collection of work from experts in the area in the US and Europe provides a detailed treatment of key issues in environmental assessment, encouraging an appreciation of where environmental assessment has come from and how it could develop in the future. A 'stocktaking' exercise, this volume encompasses a broad range of concerns, timescales and legal and policy contexts. Individual chapters include discussions on: * the development of EIA in the United States and Europe * the interrelation of environmental assessment with other regulatory regimes (water protection, environmental justice initiatives, the European spatial strategy) * the prospects for the digitalization of the environmental assessment process * the development and use of environmental impact assessment by the European Commission, the UN/ECE and NGOs. Looking at the roots and current state of environmental assessment in the US and Europe and giving the reader a good sense of the political, scientific and technological settings in which environmental assessment has developed, this book critically examines the dilemmas the law has found itself in since the regulation of environmental assessment.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781844721009
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Routledge Cavendish
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 2-Aug-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Jane Holder
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Current Legal Problems has long been recognised as a major reference point for current trends in legal scholarship. The continuing strength of Current Legal Problems is its representation of a broad range of legal opinion, theory, methodology, and subject matter, with an emphasis upon contemporary developments in law.
Taking Stock of Environmental Assessment, Hardback (August 2007)
Examining the relationship between law, environmental governance and the regulation of decision-making, this volume, both reflective and contextual in approach, uses a range of theories to explore the key features of modern environmental assessment. It also looks at the roots and state of environmental assessment in the US and Europe.
Environmental Protection Law and Policy, Paperback (July 2007)
This 2007 book explores environmental law from a range of perspectives, emphasising the policy world from which the law is drawn.
Environmental Assessment, Paperback (May 2006)» View all books by Jane Holder
Environmental assessment has long been a key legal instrument of environmental law. This volume analyses the development and the state of this mechanism, drawing together the related disciplines of law, governance, and the regulation of decision making.
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Author Biography - Jane Holder
Dr Jane Holder, Reader in Environmental Law, Faculty of Laws, University College London, is a member of the Centre for Law and the Environment, UCL and co-editor of Current Legal Problems. Donald McGillivray, Senior Lecturer, Kent Law School, University of Kent, lectures in environmental law and is case analysis editor for the Journal of Environmental Law.
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