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Published: 15 January 2009

888 Pages


ISBN: 9780198764229

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International Law and the Environment

Third Edition

Patricia Birnie, Alan Boyle, and Catherine Redgwell

  • Coverage that provides a thorough grounding in the underlying principles with the added benefit of incisive criticism and commentary
  • Clear introductions and conclusions to chapters ensure students are guided through the subject and focus on the key issues
  • With detailed endnotes and a thorough bibliography the book offers a platform to a wealth of references to wider academic sources for advanced study and research

New to this Edition:

  • Increased coverage of Genetically Modified Organisms and biotechnology
  • Extended analysis of ethics and the environment
  • New material on the International Maritime Organisation and Non Governmental Organisations
  • Increased use of sub-headings and summaries