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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Biocultural Community Protocols

Sanjay Kabir Bavikatte.

in Stewarding The Earth

June 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 9903 words.

This concluding chapter explores how communities have slowly begun to innovate with legal instruments like trusts and biocultural community protocols to secure their biocultural rights. The...

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Epistemic Communities

Peter Haas.

in The Oxford Handbook of International Environmental Law

August 2008; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Law; International Law; Environment and Energy Law. 5915 words.

As the world becomes more globalised, decision makers grow uncertain about what their interests are and how best to achieve them, and ideas become increasingly important as maps or frames...

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Property and Community

Edited by Gregory S. Alexander and Eduardo M. Peñalver.

December 2009; p ublished online May 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 240 pages.

The relationship between individuals and communities — all manner of communities, but especially the state — is a central preoccupation of property theory. Across a broad range of property...

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Community and Sharing

Barry Barton and Michael Goldsmith.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 8464 words.

This chapter attempts to define ‘community’ in a broader sense, and more narrowly, in terms of sharing the benefits and burdens of energy and resources development—as deep thinking about...

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Agreements with Indigenous Communities

Lee Carol Godden and Lily O’Neill.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 8928 words.

This chapter provides an initial overview of international law principles and explores the power dimensions implicit to the two liquefied natural gas (LNG) project agreements with...

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Community Benefit through Community Ownership of Renewable Generation in Scotland

Aileen McHarg.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 9772 words.

This chapter highlights Scotland’s efforts at renewable generation, with an occasional nod to UK policy and legislation. The Scottish government has commensurately high ambitions for the...

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Community Rights in Scots Property Law

Malcolm Combe.

in Legal Strategies for the Development and Protection of Communal Property

October 2018; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 12371 words.

Since the establishment of the Scottish Parliament by the Scotland Act 1998, Scottish legislators have embarked on a programme of community-oriented land reform to allow for redistribution...

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Regional and Local Energy Communities—A European Union Perspective on Community Benefits

Iñigo del Guayo.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 8312 words.

This chapter attempts to propose a concept of an energy community, with the European Union Committee of the Regions serving as an example for analysing the role of a consultative body—which...

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Denmark's compliance with European Community environmental law

P Pagh.

in Journal of Environmental Law

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 0 words.

For many years Denmark has had a strong reputation for complying with European Community environmental law, and the main concern within Denmark has been whether Community Law has prevented...

Community Benefit Agreements for Wind Farm Siting in Context

LeRoy C. Paddock and Max Greenblum.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 8196 words.

This chapter discusses the problems of obtaining community support and consent for wind farm development. Wind energy production has dramatically increased in the United States since the...

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Governance of Online Creation Communities for the Building of Digital Commons:

Mayo Fuster Morell.

in Governing Knowledge Commons

September 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual Property Law; Environment and Energy Law. 13546 words.

This chapter addresses the governance of a specific type of common-pool resource, online creation communities (OCCs). OCCs are communities of individuals that mainly interact via a platform...

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The Interpretation of ‘Precaution’ in the European Community Common Fisheries Policy

William Howarth.

in Journal of Environmental Law

January 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 14679 words.

The European Community Environment Policy and the need for integration of environmental requirements in sectoral policies raise markedly different issues in the different contexts in which...

Community-Led Total Sanitation and Its Potential to Realize the Right to Sanitation

Lyla Mehta.

in The Right to Sanitation in India

February 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 7804 words.

Community-based decentralized approach to achieve the goal of total sanitation has received significant attention at the global level and the idea is of significant importance in the South...

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Understanding Collective Property in the Chinese Context through the Lens of Community

Ting Xu and Wei Gong.

in Legal Strategies for the Development and Protection of Communal Property

October 2018; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 11801 words.

This chapter deals with the conceptualisation of collective property in the Chinese context. It is argued that this concept can be understood and defined through the lens of community via...

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Implementing the Community Environmental Liability Directive: Genetically Modified Organisms and the Problem of Unknown Risk

Christopher Rodgers.

in The Regulation of Genetically Modified Organisms: Comparative Approaches

April 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 13408 words.

This chapter assesses the role for environmental liability in the context of the GMOs, with emphasis on the provisions of the Community Environmental Liability Directive. It commences ...

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Broadening Community and Regional Benefits from Energy Development through Environmental Restoration Funds

Nonye Opara.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 8052 words.

This chapter looks at the environmental costs of conventional energy projects, particularly damage to the environment occasioned by resource extraction and development. It highlights the...

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Costs in Environmental Litigation: Venn v Secretary of the State for Communities and Local Government

Gayatri Sarathy.

in Journal of Environmental Law

July 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 5311 words.

The recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Venn v Secretary of the State for Communities and the Local Government provided necessary clarification on the application of the current costs...

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Bund Naturschutz in Bayern Revisited: The Required Standard of Protection under the EU’s Habitats Directive Prior to a Site’s Adoption as a Site of Community Importance

Andrew L.R. Jackson.

in Journal of Environmental Law

November 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 5961 words.

This article presents a fresh analysis of the implications of the 2006 judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in Case C-244/05 Bund Naturschutz in Bayern, which...

Fighting Reification

Sanjay Kabir Bavikatte.

in Stewarding The Earth

June 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 9073 words.

This chapter maps how communities have begun to challenge legal reification and the estrangement that it causes. It explores their methods and analyses their successes. The chapter attempts...

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Stewarding The Earth

Sanjay Kabir Bavikatte.

June 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 256 pages.

The book analyses the emergence of biocultural rights as a sub-set of third generation group rights in environmental law. It argues that these rights, which advocate a people’s duty of...

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