An Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy in Canada, 3rd Edition
, Julie Williams
, Alastair R. Lucas
, Peter Pickfield
, Robert Gibson
An Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy in Canada, 3rd Edition examines environmental issues and trends through the lens of legal concepts and Canada’s regulatory frameworks.
From the evolution of environmental law to the protection of environmental rights, students will understand the connections between the environment and national and international law, governance, planning, economics, and health.
This edition contains updated legislation and regulations and features additional case studies. It covers a wider range of topics than the previous edition, including the environmental assessment process, carbon taxes, and the transition to green energy.
Authored by a nation-wide team of experts in various fields, this cross-disciplinary resource is ideal for students in environmental studies, geography, urban studies and planning, political science, and policy study programs.