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Global Green Politics by "This book provides a comprehensive overview of Green perspectives on a range of global issues, including security, the economy, the state, global governance, development and the environment. Drawing on academic literature on Green political theory, combined with insights from real-world practice and the author's personal experience, it provides [an] account of why we need Green politics in order to tackle the multiple crises facing the world today."
Call Number: GE 149 .N49 2020
Publication Date: 2019-12-12
The New Environmental Economics by Too often, economics disassociates humans from nature, the economy from the biosphere that contains it, and sustainability from fairness. This book aims to provide a framework that prioritizes human well-being within the limits of the biosphere, and to rethink economic analysis and policy in the light of not just efficiency but equity.
Call Number: HD 75.6 .L3785 2020
Publication Date: 2020-01-13
Human Rights and the Environment by Taking a socio-legal approach, this book provides a good understanding of both human rights and environmental issues, as well as the limitations of each regime, and explores the ways in which human rights law and institutions can be used to obtain relief for the victims of environmental degradation or of adverse effects of environmental policies. It places an emphasis on climate change and climate policies to highlight the pros and cons of using a human rights framework and to underscore its importance in the context of climate change.
Call Number: K 3585 .A863 2019
Publication Date: 2019-04-02
The Age of Sustainability by This book helps readers make sense of our global crisis and the dynamics of transition that could result in a shift from the industrial epoch that we live in now to a more sustainable and equitable age.
Call Number: HC 79 .E5 S9144 2020
Publication Date: 2019-11-21
Environment in the Courtroom by Environment in the Courtroom provides extensive insight into Canadian environmental law. Covering key environmental concepts and the unique nature of environmental damage, environmental prosecutions, sentencing and environmental offences, evidentiary issues in environmental processes and hearings, issues associated with site inspections, investigations, and enforcement, and more, this collection has the potential to make make a significant difference at the level of understanding and practice.
Call Number: KE 3619 .E55 2019
Publication Date: 2019-01-21
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