Chapter 23. Law

  1. Dale Jamieson
  1. Sheila Jasanoff

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch23

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

How to Cite

Jasanoff, S. (2001) Law, in A Companion to Environmental Philosophy (ed D. Jamieson), Blackwell Publishers Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch23

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557869104

Online ISBN: 9780470751664

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Keywords:

  • law;
  • citizens;
  • environmental law;
  • management;
  • risk assessment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Environmental impacts and health effects

  • Risk assessment and management

  • The precautionary principle

  • Responsibility and burden of proof

  • Environmental standards

  • Market approaches

  • Citizen participation and standing to sue

  • International environmental law

  • The future of environmental law