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Environmental Protection: Law and Policy

Front Cover - Environmental Protection: Law and Policy

Sixth Edition
 
Robert L. Glicksman
J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Professor of Environmental Law
George Washington University 

David L. Markell
Steven M. Goldstein Professor and Associate Dean for Environmental Programs
Florida State University 

William W. Buzbee
Professor of Law and Director of the Emory Environmental and Natural Resources Law Program
Emory University 

Daniel R. Mandelker
Howard A. Stamper Professor of Law
Washington University 

Daniel Bodansky
Lincoln Professor of Law, Ethics, and Sustainability
Arizona State University 

2011. 1,275 pages. ISBN: 978-0-7355-9430-2. With Teacher’s Manual.

About the Book

Environmental Protection: Law and Policy welcomes Daniel Bodansky, a leading expert on global climate change and international law, as its distinguished new co-author. Completely updated and revised, the Sixth Edition offers a new chapter covering climate change and a substantially revised chapter on international environmental law.

Environmental Protection: Law and Policy, now in its Sixth Edition, features:
a complete introduction to the history of environmental protection, laws and regulations, regulatory design strategies, and policy objectives
analysis of constitutional federalism and related policy questions concerning the design and implementation of environmental protection programs
an international and interdisciplinary approach that incorporates science, economics, and ethics
coverage of the major federal pollution control laws—the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, CERCLA, and more
two chapters on natural resource management issues, focusing on the National Environmental Policy Act and the Endangered Species Act, but also including national forest management
landmark and cutting-edge cases with explanatory text, notes and questions
charts and graphics, plus numerous exercises and problems.
• author website, Teacher’s Manual, and annual summer Professor’s Updates

Completely updated, the Sixth Edition includes:
a new chapter on climate change that covers important scientific, policy, and program design questions
coverage of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill and its implications for environmental assessment, common law liability, remediation of oil spills, and imposition of liability under the Oil Pollution Act
a new section providing comparative analysis of remediation of chemical and oil spills under CERCLA, RCRA, and the Oil Pollution Act
substantial revision of the chapter on international environmental law
recent developments in preemption law
important cases decided by the Supreme Court and the federal Courts of Appeals since the publication of the last edition
new problems and streamlined text and note materials
fully up-to-date Teacher’s Manual, with sample syllabi, teaching suggestions, plus  answers and analysis for all problems