288 pages , Bloomsbury Publishing , 2000-06-20 Within the broad framework of the common law of tort,the torts of nuisance and the rule in Rylands v. Fletcher are central to the protection of the rights of landowners to use and enjoy their land without unreasonable interference and to be free from material damage to their interests. Negligence actions can also serve to pr...[Read More]
2018-01-02T08:00:00Z During recent years, environmental debate worldwide has been dominated by climate change, carbon emissions and eff orts to achieve low carbon economies. But a number of academic, technical, political, business and NGO initiatives indicate that there is a new wave of environmental attention focused on a wholly different set of subjects: namely that of natural capital...[Read More]
Department of Energy's actinide recycle and liquid metal reactor programs hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, first session ... August 5, 1993
519 pages , Oxford University Press on Demand , 1995 A complete revision of Goody's classic 1964 work, this volume offers a systematic discussion of atmospheric radiation processes that today are at the center of worldwide study and concern. It deals with the ways in which incident solar radiation is transformed into scattered and thermal radiation, and the thermodynamic...[Read More]
218 pages , Manchester University Press , 2005 It is generally accepted that sustainable development has now become a central objective of the international community. As recently reaffirmed by the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development, the integration of environmental, developmental and social challenges is fundamental if the international community is to tackle ...[Read More]
708 pages , Martinus Nijhoff Publishers , 2011-05-23 This volume provides a detailed legal analysis of the fourth pillar of the international maritime regulatory regime, the comprehensive Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, and its provisions to achieve decent work for seafarers and a level playing field for shipowners.
448 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 2015-05-29 This important new book provides a comprehensive overview of the international legal principles governing transboundary pollution. In doing so, the experts writing in this book examine the practical applications of the State responsibility doctrine in
221 pages , Cambridge University Press , 1997-10-02 The result of three workshops held at the Center for Science and International Affairs at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, and at the Brookings Institution.