Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 November 2018

528 Pages


ISBN: 9780195522297

Bookseller Code (AG)

A new practitioner law publication


New Edition

Environmental Law

Second Edition

Lee Godden, Jacqueline Peel, and Jan McDonald

  • An explicit interdisciplinary focus that is in line with the realities of the teaching and practice of environmental law and policy which now draws on, and requires, a knowledge of various disciplines.
  • Diverse case study examples engage the reader and help to illustrate underlying principles of environmental law and policy by providing concrete examples of their operation in practice - cover topical issues such as: wind farms, world heritage protection, community groups, climate change, sustainable development, and green energy.
  • Draws on the authors' combined skills and expertise in environmental law and policy to integrate domestic and international material.
  • This second edition has undergone extensive revision to reflect the key dimensions of environmental law around which the book is structured, and include new examples and case studies, incorporate major legal developments across all Australian jurisdictions and at the international level (such as the 2015 Paris Agreement); and take advantage of the latest insights from the burgeoning and innovative environmental law scholarship in Australia, regionally and globally.

New to this Edition:

  • New author on team, Jan McDonald.
  • This edition includes two new chapters: one on principles of environmental law (chapter 2) and a second on implementation and compliance (chapter 5).

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