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The Resource Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees :

Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees :

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Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees :
Title
Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees :
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Westra, Laura
Dewey number
341.4/86
LC call number
K3230.R45 -- W47 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Nanda, Ved P
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  • Environmental justice
  • Environmental refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc
  • Human rights
  • Refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc
Label
Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees :
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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 -- Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees -- Copyright -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Prologue -- Part I - Present Refugee Law: Political and Legal Issues and Problems -- 1. The Question of Environmental Refugees -- Introduction - the Recognition of Environmental Refugees -- The Question of Environmental Refugees -- A Question of Definition? -- The Legal Status of Internally Displaced Persons -- Persecution and the Problem of Intent -- Indigenous and Non-indigenous: Any Solutions? -- Notes -- 2. International Assistance and the Refugee Convention's Five Grounds of Persecution -- Introduction to the Five Grounds for Refugee Status to Establish Persecution -- Persecution or Lack of Protection? -- The Role of Racial Background in Refugee and Idp Issues -- Nationality -- Religion and Particular Social Groups -- Political Opinions -- Further Considerations on the Rule of Law and the New Global Politics: the Appeal of Limoges -- Notes -- 3. State Protection and State Responsibility to Ecological Refugees -- Introduction -- The Responsibility of States -- The Present Crisis: How to Re-conceive Refugee Law? -- Forced Relocation and the Atca Litigation 'third Wave' -- International Law and Domestic Law -- Notes -- Part II - Ecological Refugees and Refugee Law: The Interface -- 4. The Five Grounds Revisited: Who are the Vulnerable? -- Introduction: Environmental Migrants - Cause and Impacts -- Race and Ethnic Background: the Implications -- The Foundations of Basic Human Rights -- Religious Beliefs: Holy Sites for Indigenous and Local Communities -- State Protection or State Complicity? -- Notes
  • 5. Ecological Refugees: Protection and Rights in International Law -- State Protection - Refugees and the Right to Health and Normal Function -- Ecological Refugees: The Emergent Realities -- Ecological and Economic Oppression as Crimes Against Humanity -- Ecological Refugees and Indigenous Refugees: Similarities and Differences -- Notes -- Part III - The Way Forward: Existing Legal Instruments and New Provisions -- 6. International Law Beyond the Convention on the Status of Refugees -- Introduction: Genocide or Crimes Against Humanity? -- The Need to Re-Conceptualize the Rule of Law -- Climate Change and Public Health: New Categories of International Law -- Environmental Problems and Health Impacts: a Missing Link -- Ecological Refugees and Ecological Rights in International Law: Lacunae and Under-inclusions -- The Water Conflict in the Middle East and the Question of Palestinian Refugees -- Notes -- 7. Towards a Comprehensive Approach to Protecting Refugees and the Internally Displaced -- Understanding the Issues: the Aetiology of Crimes Against Humanity -- State, Corporate and International Responsibility Before and After the Fact: A Review -- Environmentally Displaced Persons: a Convention for Their Protection -- A Convention Modelled on the Convention Against Torture? -- Towards a Comprehensive Approach: Ecological Integrity for Global Governance -- Global Governance for Ecological Integrity -- Notes -- Appendix 1. Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees (1951) -- Appendix 2. Other Relevant Instruments -- Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) -- Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees (1967)
  • United Nations Declaration on Territorial Asylum (1967) -- United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984) -- Constitution of the International Organization for Migration (1987) -- United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) -- Declaration of States Parties to the 1951 Convention And/or Its 1967 Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees (2001) -- Appendix 3. Draft Convention on the International Status of Environmentally-Displaced Persons -- List of Acronyms and Abbreviations -- List of Cases -- List of Documents -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC471088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849770088
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)EBC471088
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL471088
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10346844
  • (OCoLC)495855558
Label
Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees :
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 -- Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees -- Copyright -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Prologue -- Part I - Present Refugee Law: Political and Legal Issues and Problems -- 1. The Question of Environmental Refugees -- Introduction - the Recognition of Environmental Refugees -- The Question of Environmental Refugees -- A Question of Definition? -- The Legal Status of Internally Displaced Persons -- Persecution and the Problem of Intent -- Indigenous and Non-indigenous: Any Solutions? -- Notes -- 2. International Assistance and the Refugee Convention's Five Grounds of Persecution -- Introduction to the Five Grounds for Refugee Status to Establish Persecution -- Persecution or Lack of Protection? -- The Role of Racial Background in Refugee and Idp Issues -- Nationality -- Religion and Particular Social Groups -- Political Opinions -- Further Considerations on the Rule of Law and the New Global Politics: the Appeal of Limoges -- Notes -- 3. State Protection and State Responsibility to Ecological Refugees -- Introduction -- The Responsibility of States -- The Present Crisis: How to Re-conceive Refugee Law? -- Forced Relocation and the Atca Litigation 'third Wave' -- International Law and Domestic Law -- Notes -- Part II - Ecological Refugees and Refugee Law: The Interface -- 4. The Five Grounds Revisited: Who are the Vulnerable? -- Introduction: Environmental Migrants - Cause and Impacts -- Race and Ethnic Background: the Implications -- The Foundations of Basic Human Rights -- Religious Beliefs: Holy Sites for Indigenous and Local Communities -- State Protection or State Complicity? -- Notes
  • 5. Ecological Refugees: Protection and Rights in International Law -- State Protection - Refugees and the Right to Health and Normal Function -- Ecological Refugees: The Emergent Realities -- Ecological and Economic Oppression as Crimes Against Humanity -- Ecological Refugees and Indigenous Refugees: Similarities and Differences -- Notes -- Part III - The Way Forward: Existing Legal Instruments and New Provisions -- 6. International Law Beyond the Convention on the Status of Refugees -- Introduction: Genocide or Crimes Against Humanity? -- The Need to Re-Conceptualize the Rule of Law -- Climate Change and Public Health: New Categories of International Law -- Environmental Problems and Health Impacts: a Missing Link -- Ecological Refugees and Ecological Rights in International Law: Lacunae and Under-inclusions -- The Water Conflict in the Middle East and the Question of Palestinian Refugees -- Notes -- 7. Towards a Comprehensive Approach to Protecting Refugees and the Internally Displaced -- Understanding the Issues: the Aetiology of Crimes Against Humanity -- State, Corporate and International Responsibility Before and After the Fact: A Review -- Environmentally Displaced Persons: a Convention for Their Protection -- A Convention Modelled on the Convention Against Torture? -- Towards a Comprehensive Approach: Ecological Integrity for Global Governance -- Global Governance for Ecological Integrity -- Notes -- Appendix 1. Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees (1951) -- Appendix 2. Other Relevant Instruments -- Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) -- Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees (1967)
  • United Nations Declaration on Territorial Asylum (1967) -- United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984) -- Constitution of the International Organization for Migration (1987) -- United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) -- Declaration of States Parties to the 1951 Convention And/or Its 1967 Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees (2001) -- Appendix 3. Draft Convention on the International Status of Environmentally-Displaced Persons -- List of Acronyms and Abbreviations -- List of Cases -- List of Documents -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC471088
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (321 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849770088
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)EBC471088
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL471088
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10346844
  • (OCoLC)495855558

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