Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 August 2019

888 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198811077

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Environmental Law

Text, Cases & Materials

Second Edition

Elizabeth Fisher, Bettina Lange, and Eloise Scotford

Text, Cases, and Materials

  • Combines insightful author commentary with carefully selected extracts from UK and international sources to provide a thought-provoking and contextualized account of the subject
  • Provides detailed discussion of key cases, drawing together extracts from leading judgments, responses to controversial decisions, and the authors' own opinion to create a well-rounded account of the subject
  • Takes a thorough, detailed, and critical approach to the subject, providing a framework to support students throughout their course
  • Includes chapter conclusions and further reading suggestions to help student distil the essential issues and to support their independent study in preparation for assessments
  • Discussion questions are presented throughout the text, encouraging students to think analytically about key issues

New to this Edition:

  • Comprehensive updating of material and restructuring of chapters to reflect legal developments and to keep a focus on critical analysis, for example, new chapters have been dedicated to climate change law and air quality law
  • Changes in this new edition capture the cutting edge of scholarship in this very dynamic area of law, including discussion on the Paris Agreement and the ClientEarth litigation
  • Contents of pollution control chapters have been revised, discussing developments in flood and drought law
  • An engagement with the themes raised by Brexit in relation to environmental law

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