Series editor: Michael Faure, Maastricht University and Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands
The Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law is a landmark reference work, providing definitive and comprehensive coverage of this dynamic field. The Encyclopedia is organised into 12 volumes around top-level subjects – such as water, energy and climate change – that reflect some of the most pressing issues facing us today. Each volume probes the key elements of law, the essential concepts, and the latest research through concise, structured entries written by international experts. Each entry includes an extensive bibliography as a starting point for further reading. The mix of authoritative commentary and insightful discussion will make this an essential tool for research and teaching, as well as a valuable resource for professionals and policymakers.
• Ideal entry point for research into a particular topic • Valuable reference tool for students • Organised into 12 volumes on major themes • Consists of concise, well-structured entries • Builds in international perspectives and cross-disciplinary insights
As well as traditional print volumes, the Encyclopedia is available as an integrated online resource. The electronic edition features a specially-designed interface, powerful search, and direct linking to references. With unrestricted campus-wide access, it is the ideal choice for libraries.
• Sophisticated search and cross-linking • Navigation tools to aid use as an integrated resource • Direct linking to external references • Technology designed to aid library integration