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Environmental Law and Policy

Environmental Law and Policy - 98 edition

Environmental Law and Policy - 98 edition

ISBN13: 9780138487065

ISBN10: 0138487065

Environmental Law and Policy by Stephen R. Chapman - ISBN 9780138487065
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published:
International: No
Environmental Law and Policy by Stephen R. Chapman - ISBN 9780138487065

ISBN13: 9780138487065

ISBN10: 0138487065

Edition: 98

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Summary

This introduction to environmental law and policy considers the law and how it addresses real problems.

Provides appropriate examples and precise analyses of materials, while illustrating and explaining the real application of each law, rule, or policy. Uses a comprehensive definition of the environment -- including natural resources and traditional health-related fields of air and water pollution and waste management. Emphasizes the development of a real appreciation for the sources of law and how laws, rules, and regulations are formulated, including such topics as lobbying.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Foreword.

  1. Overview of Environmental Issues and Concerns.
  2. Sources of Environmental Policy, Laws, Rules, and Regulations.
  3. Risk Assessment and Management.
  4. Land Resources and Environmental Policy.
  5. The Evolution and Growth of Environmental Law and Policy.
  6. Clean Air and Air Quality Considerations.
  7. Clean Water and Water Quality Considerations.
  8. Waste and Waste Disposal.
  9. Specific Pollution Control Legislation.
  10. Food Safety and Pesticide Regulation.
  11. The WorkPlace Environment, Toxic Substances, and Ethics.

Glossary.
Index.