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International Environmental Diplomacy - John E. Carroll (Editor)
Call Number: HC79.E5 In8
ISBN: 0521334373
Publication Date: 1988-03-31

International Environmental Law in a Nutshell - Lakshman D. Guruswamy
Call Number: K3585.6 G96
ISBN: 9780314180230
Publication Date: 2007-08-29
This Nutshell introduces the relevant concepts of international environmental law, contemplates the socio-scientific evidence confronting lawmakers, and addresses the resulting corpus of substantive law. Expert authors cover international environmental problems such as population, biodiversity, global climate change, ozone depletion, Antarctica, toxic and hazardous substances, land- and vessel-based pollution, transboundary water pollution, desertification, and nuclear damage.

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Environmental Regulation of Oil and Gas - Chih-Kuo Kao; Zhiguo Gao
Call Number: K3915.4 En9
ISBN: 9041107266
Publication Date: 1998-09-01
Despite the recent proliferation of environmental literature, publications on environmental control of petroleum activities are still very rare. This book fills this gap by providing the first major volume focused specifically on environmental regulation of oil and gas. This book contains exclusive in-depth articles written by well-known scholars, international lawyers, and practitioners from around the world. The book deals with the environmental aspect of the hydrocarbon cycle in general and oil and gas exploration and production in particular. Its main thrust is management of environmental legal risks and issues in upstream operations. Part of the objective of this book is to introduce the best practices and legal tools of environmental management of petroleum exploration and production to the international oil community and other parties interested in the subject.

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Principles of International Environmental Law - Philippe Sands
Call Number: K3585 .Sa5
ISBN: 0521817943
Publication Date: 2003-10-09
This second edition of Philippe Sand's leading textbook on international environmental law provides a clear and authoritative introduction to the subject, revised to December 2002. It considers relevant new topics, including the Kyoto Protocol, genetically modified organisms, oil pollution, chemicals etc. and will remain the most comprehensive account of the principles and rules relating to environmental protection and the conservation of natural resources. In addition to the key material from the 1992 Rio Declaration and subsequent developments, Sands also covers topics including the legal and institutional framework, the field's historic development and standards for general application. This will continue to be an invaluable resource for both students and practitioners alike.

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