International environmental law

    Why Environmental Policies Fail

    By Jan Laitos

    Paperback £22.73

    Proposing environmental policy which is consistent with the laws of nature, this book is for readers who are not just interested in the many ways humans have altered their environment, but instead wish to learn why the many governmental policies in place to curb such behavior have been unsuccessful.

    Genetically Modified Organisms in Developing Countries

    Hardback £82.74

    Consistent growth of the global population poses a great challenge for developing countries, with a sharp increase in the demand for food production. This book provides the information and ideas necessary to create robust, fit-for-purpose decision-making frameworks to guide sustainable development, use and regulation of genetically modified organisms GMOs to...

    International Climate Change Law

    By Jutta Brunnee

    Hardback £72.86

    A perfect introduction to climate change law, this textbook offers students and scholars an overview of the international law governing this fundamental issue. It demonstrates how to interpret the language used in the applicable instruments and conventions, and sets climate change law in its broader international legal context.

    Intellectual Property Rights and Climate Change

    By Wei Zhuang

    Hardback Save £12.26 = £82.74

    This book aims to make the international regime of intellectual property rights more climate-friendly, enabling better access to and increased use of low carbon technologies. In the context of the recently signed Paris Agreement, this multidisciplinary and thorough study offers innovative ideas and practical guidance for academics as well as...

    Paris Agreement on Climate Change

    By Andrew Higham

    Paperback Save £1.74 = £33.25

    The Paris Agreement fundamentally alters the reach and scope of the international climate change regime. This book provides the first legal commentary to the Agreement's articles, putting them in context and detailing how they are to be understood and put into action.

    Client Earth

    By James Thornton

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Environmentally, our planet lacks the laws to keep it safe and those laws we do have are feebly enforced. Every new year is the hottest in human history, while forest, reef, ice, tundra, and species are disappearing forever. It is easy to lose all hope. Who will stop the planet...

    Clean Power Politics

    By Joseph P. Tomain

    Hardback Save £7.61 = £57.38

    Clean Power Politics describes a clean energy future and what is necessary to achieve it, including technological innovation, new business models, and regulatory reforms. The book will appeal to general readers and undergraduate and graduate students studying law, political science, and other energy and environmental policy disciplines.

    Arctic Law and Governance

    Hardback Save £10.54 = £54.46

    The objective of this book is to identify similarities and differences between the positions of Finland as an EU Member State and China, on Arctic law and governance. The book compares Finnish and Chinese legal and policy stances in specific policy areas of relevance for the Arctic, including maritime sovereignty,...

    Global Environmental Constitutionalism in the Anthropocene

    By Louis J. Kotze

    Hardback £54.46

    There is persuasive evidence suggesting we are on the brink of human-induced ecological disaster that could change life on Earth as we know it. There is also a general consensus among scientists about the pace and extent of global ecological decay, including a realisation that humans are central to causing...

    Wilderness Protection in Europe

    Hardback £86.95

    Assesses to what extent wilderness areas in Europe receive protection under international conventions, EU directives and domestic law.

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