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Main Title The global environment and international law /
Author DiMento, Joseph F.
Publisher University of Texas Press,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 50316314
ISBN 0292716249; 9780292716247; 0292716206; 9780292716209
Subjects Environmental law, International. ; Internationaal milieurecht. ; Droit de l'environnement. ; Droit international. ; Protection de l'environnement.
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/texas041/2002012296.html
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EIAM  K3585.D54 2003 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 07/25/2003 DISPERSAL
EKCM  K3585.D54 2003 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 12/23/2019
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xiv, 248 pages ; 23 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-236) and index.
Contents Notes
Worldwide environmental quality and the role of law -- Law trying to save the earth : strategies, institutions, organizations -- Law's targets : whose behavior needs to be influenced? -- An accounting : successes and failures in international environmental law -- International environmental law : expectations and recommendations. Joseph DiMento reviews the record of international efforts to use law to make our planet more livable. He looks at how law has been successfully employed, often in highly innovative ways, to influence the environmental decisions of governments, multinational corporations & individuals.