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Main Title Mastering Boston Harbor : courts, dolphins, and imperiled waters /
Author Haar, Charles Monroe
Publisher Harvard University Press,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 56729702
ISBN 0674015282 (alk. paper)
Subjects Marine pollution--Law and legislation--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor ; Quincy (Mass.)--Trials, litigation, etc
Additional Subjects Massachusetts.--Metropolitan District Commission--Trials, litigation, etc ; Massachusetts Water Resources Authority--History
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  KF228.Q56H32 2005 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 06/29/2005
Collation viii, 380 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. {315}-361) and index.
Contents Notes Introduction: troubled waters -- The harbor in the national political campaign: George H.W. Bush's landing -- Under the judicial lens: the Quincy case is launched -- Coping complexities: signing on as a special master -- The setting: the plants, pipes, and pumps of Boston Harbor -- The cast of characters: officials and fish -- Turning the tide: creating a novel trial process -- A dying harbor? The battle of the experts -- Report of the special master: findings of fact -- Report of the special master: remedies and recommendations -- The judge lays down the law: the procedural order for the rehabilitation of the harbor -- Awash with ideas: a new authority for governing the harbor -- Safe harbor: paying for the vision -- Parting the waters: the showdown between court and legislature -- The commons restored: courts and social change -- The call of the bugler: tools and tactics of effective judicial intervention -- Conclusion: the high tide of judicial action -- Postscript: Boston Harbor today.
Place Published Cambridge, Mass. :
PUB Date Free Form 2005.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2004059910
OCLC Time Stamp 20050629123605
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02088cam 22003014a 45020