Beyond environmental law : policy proposals for a better environmental future /

This book offers a vision for the third generation of environmental law designed to enhance its ability to protect our environment. The book presents two core proposals, an Environmental Legacy Act to preserve a defined environmental legacy for future generations and an Environmental Competition Sta...

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Other Authors: Flournoy, Alyson C., 1958- (Editor), Driesen, David M. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • The case for the National Environmental Legacy Act / Alyson C. Flournoy
  • The necessity of procedural reform / Sidney Shapiro
  • Shifting baselines and backsliding benchmarks : the need for the National Environmental Legacy Act to address the ecologies of restoration, resilience, and reconciliation / Thomas T. Ankersen and Kevin E. Regan
  • Valuing nature : the challenge of the National Environmental Legacy Act / Mark T. Brown and Mary Jane Angelo
  • Citizen science and the next generation of environmental law / Christine Overdevest and Brian Mayer
  • Creating National Environmental Legacy Act information : the double standard / Walter A. Rosenbaum
  • The Constitution and our debt to the future / Rena Steinzor
  • An environmental competition statute / David M. Driesen
  • Climate change, federalism, and promoting technological change / David E. Adelman
  • The iUtility / Joseph P. Tomain
  • Environmental patriotism / Christine A. Klein.