Global environmental constitutionalism in the anthropocene

Kotzé, Louis J., author
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  • Creator Louis J Kotzé
  • Format Books
  • Publication Oxford, UK ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2016.
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 281 pages ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 1509907580, 9781509907588, 9781509907618, 9781509907595, 1509907610, 9781509907618, 1509907599, 9781509907595
  • OCLC ocn945564922


  • This book seeks to answer this central question: from the perspective of the Anthropocene, what is environmental constitutionalism and how could it be extrapolated to formulate a global framework? In answering this question, this book offers the first systematic conceptual framework for global environmental constitutionalism in the epoch of the Anthropocene."--Preliminary page.


  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-269) and index.


  • Introduction -- Law and the anthropocene's global socio-ecological crisis -- Constitutionalism -- Global aspects of constitutionalism -- The fundamentals of environmental constitutionalism -- The prospects of environmental constitutionalism in the anthropocene -- A vision of global environmental constitutionalism -- Conclusion