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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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The Role of Alaska Natives in Climate Change Decision-Making in the Alaskan Arctic

David Roche, Ramona Sladic, Jordan Diamond and Kathryn Mengerink.

in Climate Change Impacts on Ocean and Coastal Law

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 11855 words.

This chapter examines the framework for Alaska Native involvement in managing and coordinating research initiatives related to climate change in the Arctic. Alaska has experienced twice the...

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Sea-Level Rise and a Sinking Coast

Melissa Trosclair Daigle.

in Climate Change Impacts on Ocean and Coastal Law

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 8194 words.

This chapter addresses how local governments are preparing for increased flood hazards due to relative sea-level rise, including the use of regulations to protect naturally occurring...

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Legal and Policy Responses to Climate Change in the Philippines

Lowell Bautista.

in Climate Change Impacts on Ocean and Coastal Law

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 7913 words.

This chapter examines legal and policy responses to climate change in the Philippines. It discusses the vulnerabilities and impacts of climate change on the Philippines, particularly on...

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Climate Change Adaptation Strategies in New England

Julia B. Wyman.

in Climate Change Impacts on Ocean and Coastal Law

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 8976 words.

New England is a densely populated area dependent on the coast and rich in maritime history. The impacts of climate change, such as sea-level rise, increased storm intensity and frequency,...

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The Need for a Better Balance between Science and Politics

Lawrence E. Susskind and Saleem H. Ali.

in Environmental Diplomacy

November 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 11068 words.

Science and politics constantly strive to co-opt each other, and it is this process of mutual cooptation that has given rise to the current suboptimality of many international environmental...

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International Environmental Law, Policy, and Ethics

Alexander Gillespie.

August 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 224 pages.

This second edition revises this study into the question of why the environment is protected in the international arena. This question is rarely asked because it is assumed that each member...

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Straddling Borders and Legal Regimes: The Case for Cooperative Transfrontier Biodiversity Conservation in the Southern African Development Community

Willem D. Lubbe.

in Yearbook of International Environmental Law

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 0 words.

Cultural Heritage

Janet Blake.

in International Cultural Heritage Law

June 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Environment and Energy Law. 23168 words.

Chapter 5 deals with the intangible aspects of cultural heritage and the notion of ‘intangible cultural heritage’ is introduced and defined and its significance for cultural communities and...

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Reframing the Remnants of War

Doug Weir.

in Environmental Protection and Transitions from Conflict to Peace

October 2017; p ublished online November 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Environment and Energy Law. 8505 words.

Since 2011, states and civil society have sought to draw attention to the health and environmental risks from the toxic remnants of war; a process that has led to the International Law...

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Regulation of Unconventional Reservoirs in Colombia

Milton Fernando Montoya Pardo.

in The Law of Energy Underground

March 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law; Public International Law. 6341 words.

This chapter discusses the legal and institutional regime for exploration and development of unconventional reservoirs in Colombia; the country's current potential; the advances in public...

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Property and the Law in Energy and Natural Resources

Edited by Aileen McHarg, Barry Barton, Adrian Bradbrook and Lee Godden.

February 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Public International Law; Environment and Energy Law. 496 pages.

The law of energy and natural resources has always had a strong focus on property as one of its components, but there are relatively few comparative, book-length, treatments of both...

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