The making of environmental law /

The unprecedented expansion in environmental regulation over the past thirty years--at all levels of government--signifies a transformation of our nation's laws that is both palpable and encouraging. Environmental laws now affect almost everything we do, from the cars we drive and the places we...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Lazarus, Richard J.
Format: eBook
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Time, space, and ecological injury
  • The implications of ecological injury for environmental protection law
  • The challenges for U.S. lawmaking institutions and processes of environmental protection law
  • Becoming environmental law
  • Building a road : the 1970s
  • Expanding the road : the 1980s
  • Maintaining the road : the 1990s
  • The emerging architecture of U.S. environmental law
  • Changing conceptions of time and space redux : environmental law's future challenges
  • Environmental law's second (and quite different) "republican moment"
  • Conclusion : the graying of the green.