London ; Boston : Graham & Trotman/M. Nijhoff, 1991.
xvii, 447 pages ; 24 cm.
International environmental law and policy series.
Formatted Contents Note
International law and the protection of the global atmosphere: concepts, categories and principles / Alan. E. Boyle The precautionary principle / David Freestone Intergenerational equity and global warming / Catherine Redgwell Tropical forests / John Woodliffe Developmental issues: the international law of development and global climate change / Peter Slinn Global climate change and the role of international non-governmental organisations / David Tolbert International law and sea level rise / David Freestone Global warming and the international legal protection of wildlife / Michael Bowman Controlling emissions of greenhouse gases / Robin Churchill Institutional and legal responses to global warming / glen Plant The negotiation and drafting of the climate change convention / Jill Barrett Appendices: documents on global climate change A. Treaties B. Acts of international institutions United Nations General Assembly ; United Nations Environment Programme ; European Community ; Intergovernmental Panel on Climate change (WMO/UNEP) ; International Bank for Reconstruction and Development C. Declarations of international conferences D. Declarations of non-governmental meetings E. Draft convention.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-444) and index.