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Main Title Environmental change and international law : new challenges and dimensions /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Weiss, Edith Brown
Publisher United Nations University Press,
Year Published 1992
Stock Number E.92.III.A.5
OCLC Number 27869687
ISBN 9280808184; 9789280808186; 928080815X; 9789280808155
Subjects Environmental law, International ; Droit de l'environnement ; Droit international public ; Dégradation de l'environnement ; Internationaal milieurecht ; Rechtsontwikkeling ; Internationales Umweltrecht--(DE-588)4027453-6 ; Menschenrecht--(DE-588)4074725-6 ; Rechtsfortbildung--(DE-588)4048792-1 ; Umweltschutz--(DE-588)4061644-7 ; Environnement--Droit international ; ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ; CHINA ; INTERNATIONAL LAW CODIFICATION ; INFORMATION DISSEMINATION ; SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT ; INTERNATIONAL INSTRUMENTS ; PRINCIPLES ; RULES AND REGULATIONS ; ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ; HUMAN RIGHTS ADVANCEMENT ; COORDINATION WITHIN UN SYSTEM ; INTERNATIONAL OBLIGATIONS ; TREATY-MAKING POWER ; STATE LIABILITY ; STATE RESPONSIBILITY ; ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING ; DISPUTE SETTLEMENT ; CLIMATE CHANGE
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  K3585.6.E57 1992 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/26/1993
EJCM  INTERNATIONAL LAW 1992 2d Flr Law Library/Washington,DC 07/03/1997
Collation xv, 493 pages ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Global environmental change and international law: the introductory framework / Edith Brown Weiss -- International norm-making / Paul C. Szasz -- Changing requirements for international information / Peter S. Thacher -- Emerging principles and rules for the prevention and mitigation of envitonmental harm / Toru Iwama -- State responsibility, liability, and remedial measures under international law: new criteria for environmental protection / Francisco Orrego Vicuäna -- Law and global environmental management: some open issues / Peider Kèonz -- The legislation and implementation of international environmental law and the third world: the example of China / Lai Peng Cheng -- An introductory note on a human right to environment / Alexandre Kiss -- The human rights system as a conceptual framework for environmental law / R.S. Pathak -- The contribution of international human rights law to environmental protection, with special reference to global environmental change / A.A. Canðcado Trindade -- The implications of global change for the international legal system / Alexandre Kiss -- Restructuring the international organizational framework / Paul C. Szasz -- Intergenerational equity: a legal framework for global environmental change / Edith Brown Weiss -- Ecological security: response to global challenges / Alexandre S. Timoshenko.