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About this book
This book presents an important discussion on urbanization and sustainable soil management from a range of perspectives, addressing key topics such as sustainable cities, soil sealing, rehabilitation of contaminated soils, property rights and liability issues, as well as trading systems with regard to land take.
This third volume of the International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy is divided into four parts, the first of which explores several aspects of the topic “urbanization and sustainable management of soils.” The second part then covers recent international developments, while the third part presents regional and national reports, and the fourth discusses cross-cutting issues. Given the range of key topics covered, the book offers an indispensible tool for all academics, legislators and policymakers working in this field.
The “International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy” series discusses central questions in law and politics with regard to the protection and sustainable management of soil and land – at the international, national and regional level.
soil urbanization sustainable management soil sealing UNFCCC CBD UNCCD FAO Global Soil Partnership climate change biodiversity land take sustainable cities contamination liability agriculture soil legislation human rights food security rehabilitation of contaminated soils
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- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-00758-4
- Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
- Publisher Name Springer, Cham
- eBook Packages Law and Criminology Law and Criminology (R0)
- Print ISBN 978-3-030-00757-7
- Online ISBN 978-3-030-00758-4
- Series Print ISSN 2520-1271
- Series Online ISSN 2520-128X
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