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The Resource Ecological Governance : Reappraising Law's Role in Protecting Ecosystem Functionality

Ecological Governance : Reappraising Law's Role in Protecting Ecosystem Functionality

Label
Ecological Governance : Reappraising Law's Role in Protecting Ecosystem Functionality
Title
Ecological Governance
Title remainder
Reappraising Law's Role in Protecting Ecosystem Functionality
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Woolley, Olivia
Dewey number
344.04/6
LC call number
K3585 -- .W66 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Environmental law -- Social aspects
  • Environmental management
Label
Ecological Governance : Reappraising Law's Role in Protecting Ecosystem Functionality
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half-title page -- Title page -- Copyright page -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Avoiding societal collapse -- 1.2 Ecosystems and ecological degradation -- 1.3 Overcoming epistemic challenges -- 1.4 Normative precaution -- 1.5 The state, non-governmental actors and collaborative governance -- 1.6 Adaptive governance -- 1.7 Structure -- 2 Scientific and ethical foundations -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Scientific foundations for ecological law -- 2.2.1 From stability to complexity -- 2.2.2 Ecosystems as complex adaptive systems -- 2.2.3 Interaction between ecosystems and the Earth System -- 2.2.4 Complexity, regime shifts and environmental decision-making -- 2.3 The meaning of resilience -- 2.3.1 Specified and general resilience -- 2.3.2 What makes an ecosystem generally resilient? -- 2.3.2.1 Biodiversity -- 2.3.2.2 Tightness of feedbacks -- 2.4 A legal framework for ecological protection -- 2.5 Ethical foundations for ecological law -- 2.5.1 The dominion perspective of nature -- 2.5.2 Revaluing nature -- 2.6 Duties and principles for ecologically oriented decision-making -- 3 Ecologically oriented policy-making -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.1.1 Adapting to endemic uncertainty -- 3.1.2 Ecological policy-making -- 3.1.3 Political will -- 3.2 Decision-making in the face of uncertainty -- 3.2.1 Precaution under an ecological paradigm -- 3.2.2 Taking precautionary action -- 3.2.3 Normative precaution -- 3.3 A legal framework for ecologically oriented policy-making -- 3.3.1 Ecological protection as a strategic objective -- 3.3.2 Principles for ecological policy-making -- 3.3.2.1 Reducing consumption -- 3.3.2.2 Obviating development -- 3.3.2.3 Substitution -- 3.3.2.4 Sunsetting -- 3.3.3 Assessing alternative policy options -- 3.3.4 Forming strategic visions of desired futures -- 3.3.4.1 Picturing the future
  • 3.3.4.2 Policy impact assessment -- 3.3.5 Public participation in policy-making -- 3.4 Reforming the policy-making process -- 3.4.1 A whole-of-government approach -- 3.4.2 Promoting change in the culture of governmental decision-making -- 3.4.2.1 The rolling review of policy -- 3.4.2.2 The independent review of policy proposals -- 4 Governing an ecological transition -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Designing a system of ecological governance -- 4.3 The limitations of devolution -- 4.4 The state's role in ecological governance -- 4.4.1 A guiding state -- 4.4.2 A communicative state -- 4.4.3 A coordinating state -- 4.4.4 An enforcing state -- 4.5 Expanding the state's range -- 4.5.1 Regional government -- 4.6 Local government -- 4.6.1 Legitimacy -- 4.6.2 Giving form to ecological sustainability -- 4.6.3 Promoting behavioural change -- 4.6.4 Constructing a sense of sustainable places -- 4.7 Marine governance -- 4.7.1 Bridging the land/sea divide -- 5 Ecological planning -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.1.1 Reforming land use planning -- 5.2 Environmental limits and governance -- 5.2.1 Identifying environmental capacities -- 5.2.2 The limitations of limits-based regulation -- 5.2.3 Ecological and ethical difficulties -- 5.2.4 Ecological planning -- 5.3 A national framework for ecological planning -- 5.3.1 Comprehensive planning -- 5.3.2 Analytical planning -- 5.3.3 Strategic planning -- 5.3.4 Ecological land use planning -- 5.3.5 Decision rules -- 5.4 Environmental assessment -- 6 Public participation in ecological governance -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 The promise of deliberation -- 6.2.1 Transforming preferences -- 6.2.2 Internalising environmental considerations -- 6.2.3 Catalysing value formation -- 6.2.4 Enhancing the acceptability of ecological governance -- 6.3 Putting deliberation into practice: challenges and responses
  • 6.3.1 Unpredictability: problem or opportunity? -- 6.3.2 Levelling the playing field -- 6.3.3 Deliberation's reach -- 6.3.4 Consultation's inadequacy -- 6.4 Deliberative participation under ecological governance -- 7 Informing ecological governance -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.1.1 Addressing the information deficit -- 7.1.2 Legal requirements for ecological information -- Untitled -- 7.2 Developing a capacity for institutional learning -- 7.2.1 Combining ecology and law: from problem-solving to permanence -- 7.3 Using law to maintain the flow of information -- 7.3.1 Increasing knowledge and understanding of ecosystems -- 7.3.2 Enabling reaction to change -- 7.3.3 Enabling responsiveness to systemic reactions -- 7.4 Using structures for decision-making to stimulate information flows -- 7.4.1 The adequacy of information for decision-making -- 7.4.2 Generating information through exploratory development -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1801997
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781316206072
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1801997
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1801997
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10961503
  • (OCoLC)894170287
Label
Ecological Governance : Reappraising Law's Role in Protecting Ecosystem Functionality
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half-title page -- Title page -- Copyright page -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Avoiding societal collapse -- 1.2 Ecosystems and ecological degradation -- 1.3 Overcoming epistemic challenges -- 1.4 Normative precaution -- 1.5 The state, non-governmental actors and collaborative governance -- 1.6 Adaptive governance -- 1.7 Structure -- 2 Scientific and ethical foundations -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Scientific foundations for ecological law -- 2.2.1 From stability to complexity -- 2.2.2 Ecosystems as complex adaptive systems -- 2.2.3 Interaction between ecosystems and the Earth System -- 2.2.4 Complexity, regime shifts and environmental decision-making -- 2.3 The meaning of resilience -- 2.3.1 Specified and general resilience -- 2.3.2 What makes an ecosystem generally resilient? -- 2.3.2.1 Biodiversity -- 2.3.2.2 Tightness of feedbacks -- 2.4 A legal framework for ecological protection -- 2.5 Ethical foundations for ecological law -- 2.5.1 The dominion perspective of nature -- 2.5.2 Revaluing nature -- 2.6 Duties and principles for ecologically oriented decision-making -- 3 Ecologically oriented policy-making -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.1.1 Adapting to endemic uncertainty -- 3.1.2 Ecological policy-making -- 3.1.3 Political will -- 3.2 Decision-making in the face of uncertainty -- 3.2.1 Precaution under an ecological paradigm -- 3.2.2 Taking precautionary action -- 3.2.3 Normative precaution -- 3.3 A legal framework for ecologically oriented policy-making -- 3.3.1 Ecological protection as a strategic objective -- 3.3.2 Principles for ecological policy-making -- 3.3.2.1 Reducing consumption -- 3.3.2.2 Obviating development -- 3.3.2.3 Substitution -- 3.3.2.4 Sunsetting -- 3.3.3 Assessing alternative policy options -- 3.3.4 Forming strategic visions of desired futures -- 3.3.4.1 Picturing the future
  • 3.3.4.2 Policy impact assessment -- 3.3.5 Public participation in policy-making -- 3.4 Reforming the policy-making process -- 3.4.1 A whole-of-government approach -- 3.4.2 Promoting change in the culture of governmental decision-making -- 3.4.2.1 The rolling review of policy -- 3.4.2.2 The independent review of policy proposals -- 4 Governing an ecological transition -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Designing a system of ecological governance -- 4.3 The limitations of devolution -- 4.4 The state's role in ecological governance -- 4.4.1 A guiding state -- 4.4.2 A communicative state -- 4.4.3 A coordinating state -- 4.4.4 An enforcing state -- 4.5 Expanding the state's range -- 4.5.1 Regional government -- 4.6 Local government -- 4.6.1 Legitimacy -- 4.6.2 Giving form to ecological sustainability -- 4.6.3 Promoting behavioural change -- 4.6.4 Constructing a sense of sustainable places -- 4.7 Marine governance -- 4.7.1 Bridging the land/sea divide -- 5 Ecological planning -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.1.1 Reforming land use planning -- 5.2 Environmental limits and governance -- 5.2.1 Identifying environmental capacities -- 5.2.2 The limitations of limits-based regulation -- 5.2.3 Ecological and ethical difficulties -- 5.2.4 Ecological planning -- 5.3 A national framework for ecological planning -- 5.3.1 Comprehensive planning -- 5.3.2 Analytical planning -- 5.3.3 Strategic planning -- 5.3.4 Ecological land use planning -- 5.3.5 Decision rules -- 5.4 Environmental assessment -- 6 Public participation in ecological governance -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 The promise of deliberation -- 6.2.1 Transforming preferences -- 6.2.2 Internalising environmental considerations -- 6.2.3 Catalysing value formation -- 6.2.4 Enhancing the acceptability of ecological governance -- 6.3 Putting deliberation into practice: challenges and responses
  • 6.3.1 Unpredictability: problem or opportunity? -- 6.3.2 Levelling the playing field -- 6.3.3 Deliberation's reach -- 6.3.4 Consultation's inadequacy -- 6.4 Deliberative participation under ecological governance -- 7 Informing ecological governance -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.1.1 Addressing the information deficit -- 7.1.2 Legal requirements for ecological information -- Untitled -- 7.2 Developing a capacity for institutional learning -- 7.2.1 Combining ecology and law: from problem-solving to permanence -- 7.3 Using law to maintain the flow of information -- 7.3.1 Increasing knowledge and understanding of ecosystems -- 7.3.2 Enabling reaction to change -- 7.3.3 Enabling responsiveness to systemic reactions -- 7.4 Using structures for decision-making to stimulate information flows -- 7.4.1 The adequacy of information for decision-making -- 7.4.2 Generating information through exploratory development -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1801997
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781316206072
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1801997
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1801997
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10961503
  • (OCoLC)894170287

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