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Nature's trust : environmental law for a new ecological age

Author / Creator
Wood, Mary Christina
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Creator
Mary Christina Wood, University of Oregon, School of Law
Format
Books
Language
English
Publication
  • New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014
Physical Details
  • xxiii, 436 pages ; 23 cm
ISBNs
0521144116, 9780521144117, 0521195136, 9780521195133
OCLC
ocn840927802

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

  • Introduction : "you can't negotiate with a beetle" -- "You are doing a great job" -- Modern environmental law: the great legal experiment -- The politics of discretion -- Behind the grand facade -- The administrative tyranny over nature -- The inalienable attribute of sovereignty -- The ecological res -- Fiduciary standards of protection and restoration -- From bureaucrats to trustees -- Beyond borders : shared ecology and the duties of sovereign co-tenant trustees -- Nature's justice : the role of the courts -- Nature's trust and the heart of humanity -- Using earth's interest, not its principal -- The public trust and private property rights -- The new world : a planetary trust
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