Environmental Law in the 21st Century (21 Shiji Huanjingfa Zhanwang)

International and Comparative Environmental Law Review, pp. 204-228, 2008

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-39

26 Pages Posted: 6 Oct 2008

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Robert V. Percival

University of Maryland - Francis King Carey School of Law

Date Written: 2008

Abstract

After reviewing the history of environmental law, this article discusses some important lessons that can be learned from its successes and failures. It discusses the continued influence of common law notions of causal injury on the administrative state and how the globalization of environmental concerns is affecting environmental law throughout the world. It concludes by venturing some predictions concerning the future of environmental law.

Note: Downloadable document is in Chinese.

Keywords: environment law, China

Suggested Citation

Percival, Robert V., Environmental Law in the 21st Century (21 Shiji Huanjingfa Zhanwang) (2008). International and Comparative Environmental Law Review, pp. 204-228, 2008, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-39, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1277211

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