The Law of Environmental Justice, Second Edition: Update Service
About the Book
Environmental justice is the concept that minority and low-income individuals, communities and populations should not be disproportionately exposed to environmental hazards, and that they should share fully in making the decisions that affect their environment. This newly updated edition ofThe Law of Environmental Justicecomprehensively examines the sources of environmental justice law and how evolving regulations and important court decisions impact projects around the country.
The 21 individual chapters, written by many of the leading practitioners and scholars in the field, are divided into three categories: legal theories, legal procedures, and legal objectives.