The theory and reality of community-based environmental decisionmaking: the failure of California's Tanner Act and its implications for environmental justice
- REFLECTIONS ON ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE. Gerrard, Michael B. // Albany Law Review;2001, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p357
Reflects on issues concerning environmental justice in the U.S.. Idea underlying environmental justice; First fundamental legal basis for environmental justice law; Relationship between environmental justice and New York's State Environmental Quality Review Act; Factors that could trigger an...
- Environmental Justice Policy and Administration In Systems Strategy. Henderson, Lenneal J. // PA Times;Dec2002, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p4
Discusses the environmental justice policy and its administration in the U.S. Definition of environmental justice provided by the Environmental Protection Agency; Development of programs and strategies to ensure minority communities of a fair environmental regulation; Inequality in the...
- Forward with Environmental Justice. Targ, Nicholas // Human Rights;Fall2003, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p1
Focuses on the environmental justice movement in the U.S. Cases that illustrate the breadth of the movement's history; Number of U.S. states that have environmental justice legislation, policies, executive orders or similar official commitments.
- SANCTIONS FOR POLLUTION: DO WE HAVE THE RIGHT REGIME? Ogus, Anthony; Abbot, Carolyn // Journal of Environmental Law;2002, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p283
Examines the economic implications of applying different sanctions to environmental regulatory contraventions. Criminal penalties; Suspension or revocation of licenses; Administrative fines.
- Green redlining. Payne, Henry // Reason;Oct98, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p26
Discusses how rules against environmental racism in the United States affect poor minorities. Information on the case of Janice Dickerson, an Afro-American activist who was accused of environmental racism; Details on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) policy drafted in 1998; Implication...
- Environmental Pollution and Challenges of Environmental Governance in Nigeria. Amokaye, Oludayo G. // British Journal of Arts & Social Sciences;2012, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p26
The aim of this article is identify, analyse and articulate the rationale for the failure of environmental governance in Nigeria. It identified various environmental challenges confronting Nigeria and justification for regulation. This paper focused on strategies that will increase the...
- Popular Education methodology, activist academics and emergent social movements: Agents for Environmental Justice. Scandrett, Eurig // Interface: A Journal on Social Movements;5/ 1/2014, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p327
The article discusses research on the use of curricular resources and pedagogical skills to study social movements in Scotland in 2014. Topics discussed include the experience of social movements in the post-industrial capitalist world, the methodology of popular education, and the Agents for...
- Community Action for Individual Sustainability: Linking Sustainable Consumption, Citizenship and Justice. Middlemiss, Lucie // At the Interface / Probing the Boundaries;2010, Vol. 62, p71
Community-based organisations are believed to be capable of mobilising citizens to take on more sustainable behaviours. The influence of community-based organisations on individual sustainability is a topic that has gained interest in the sustainable consumption field. It can also be informed by...
- Preserving citizen participation in the era of reinvention: the Endangered Species Act example Doremus, Holly // Ecology Law Quarterly;1999, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p707
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