Nicholas A. Robinson, Wang Xi, Lin Harmon, and Sarah Wegmueller, eds., Dictionary of Environmental and Climate Change Law, Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc., 2013.
The Earth is one but the world is not. —Our Common Future (also known as the “Bruntdland Report”)
The Dictionary of Environmental and Climate Change Law is the result of a collaborative effort to create a dictionary of international terms in English and Mandarin Chinese with “the Pinyin anglicized variant of the term.” (Pinyin is a phonetic system for transliterating Chinese characters into the Roman alphabet.) Need for the dictionary became apparent, as noted in the Introduction:.