Future Generations and International Law

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  • Author : Emmanuel Agius
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 226 pages
  • ISBN : 1317971787
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Download or Read online Future Generations and International Law full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Emmanuel Agius and published by Routledge which was released on 19 December 2013 with total page 226 pages. We cannot guarantee that Future Generations and International Law book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. Sustainable development requires consideration of the quality of life that future generations will be able to enjoy, and as the adjustment to sustainable lifestyles gathers momentum, the rights of future generations and our responsibility for their wellbeing is becoming a central issue. In this, the first book to address this emerging area of international law, leading experts examine the legal and theoretical frameworks for representing and safeguarding the interests of future generations in current international treaties. This unique volume will be required reading for academics and students of international environmental law and policy. Emmanuel Agius is Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Theology and Coordinator of the Future Generations Programme at the Foundation for International Studies, University of Malta. Salvino Busuttil is former Director General of the Foundation for International Studies. Future Generations and International Law is the seventh volume in the International Law and Sustainable Development series, co-developed with FIELD. The series aims to address and define the major legal issues associated with sustainable development and to contribute to the progressive development of international law. Other titles in the series are: Greening International Law, Interpreting the Precautionary Principle, Property Rights in the Defence of Nature, Improving Compliance with International Environmental Law, Greening International Institutions and Quotas in International Environmental Agreements. 'A legal parallel to the Blueprint series - welcome, timely and provocative' David Pearce Originally published in 1997

Future Generations and International Law

Future Generations and International Law
  • Author : Emmanuel Agius,Salvino Busuttil
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 December 2013
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Sustainable development requires consideration of the quality of life that future generations will be able to enjoy, and as the adjustment to sustainable lifestyles gathers momentum, the rights of future generations and our responsibility for their wellbeing is becoming a central issue. In this, the first book to address this emerging area of international law, leading experts examine the legal and theoretical frameworks for representing and safeguarding the interests of future generations in current international treaties. This unique volume will

In Fairness to Future Generations

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  • Author : Edith Brown Weiss,Francis Cabell Brown Professor of International Law Edith Brown Weiss
  • Publisher : Transnational Pub Incorporated
  • Release : 13 June 1988
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In this book Professor Weiss combines thorough research and careful analysis with imaginative solutions and a moral fervour, to show how rules of international law can be applied in an intertemporal dimension, and how the basic principles of the intergenerational equity can be developed to provide new standards for human behaviour. She manages to communicate to the reader not only that the situation is getting desperate but also that human intelligence can in time devise adequate remedies, without destroying completely

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Justice for Future Generations
  • Author : Peter Lawrence
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 25 April 2014
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Peter Lawrence�s Justice for Future Generations breaks new ground by using a multidisciplinary approach to tackle the issue of what ethical obligations current generations have towards future generations in addressing the threat of climate change. This

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  • Author : Nico J. Schrijver
  • Publisher : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  • Release : 15 December 2008
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In a remarkably short time "sustainable development" has become firmly established in international law. The World Commission on Environment and Development concisely defined this concept as: "development that meets the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs". This definition combines inter-generational equity with an awareness of the finite capacity of the earth and its natural resources. This book brings together a collection of lectures given at the Hague Academy of

Environmental Justice and the Rights of Unborn and Future Generations

Environmental Justice and the Rights of Unborn and Future Generations
  • Author : Laura Westra
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 May 2012
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The traditional concept of social justice is increasingly being challenged by the notion of a humankind that spans current and future generations. This book, with a foreword by Roger Brownsword, is the first systematic examination of how the rights of the unborn and future generations are handled in common law and under international legal instruments. It provides comprehensive coverage of the arguments over international legal instruments, key legal cases and examples including the Convention on the Rights of the Child,

Future Generations and International Law

Future Generations and International Law
  • Author : Emmanuel Agius,Salvino Busuttil
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 December 2013
GET THIS BOOK Future Generations and International Law

Sustainable development requires consideration of the quality of life that future generations will be able to enjoy, and as the adjustment to sustainable lifestyles gathers momentum, the rights of future generations and our responsibility for their wellbeing is becoming a central issue. In this, the first book to address this emerging area of international law, leading experts examine the legal and theoretical frameworks for representing and safeguarding the interests of future generations in current international treaties. This unique volume will

International Law and Sustainable Development

International Law and Sustainable Development
  • Author : Alistair Rieu-Clarke
  • Publisher : IWA Publishing
  • Release : 01 November 2005
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Implementing the goal of sustainable development has long been heralded as the means by which the needs of both present and future generations can be met. However, finding a long-term balance between economic, social and environmental interests, the basic tenet of sustainable development, has proved largely illusive in practice. This book shows that while a number of legal frameworks to help promote the goal of sustainable development have been proposed at the international level they fail to fully capture the