|Publisher:||Eastern Book Company|
PIL has created a ray of hope in the dark universe of injustice. The air of judicial enforcement rushes in to fill the vacuum caused by administrative abdication. It is Public Interest Litigation that confronts that one and invites resolution by the other. Environmental control is also the subject matter of PIL. It covers environment, ecology, degradation of forests in forest cover area; air, water pollution; vehicular, industrial, noise pollution; the acqua, eco system, wildlife starvation, smoking and public health.
The present book is first of its kind on PIL and Environmental Protection.
Highlights of this book : The Concept and Nature of Public Interest Litigation, its expanding horizons. This book contains study of three decades in which environmental litigation works effectively with the help of Public Interest Litigation, The author's study is evolution of environmental jurisprudence in Indian scenario. The emergence of Public Interest Litigation has relaxed the traditional rule of standing considerably brought into existence the citizen standing. The author's suggestions regarding PIL in environmental issues are incorporated in the present book.
This book will be of great interest and use to Law students. It will also provide an excellent source of reference for judges, advocates, teachers, legislatures, scholars, environmentalists and various agencies concerned with protection of environment.
Contents Include :
Public Interest Litigation : Concept and Nature
Origin and Development of Environmental Law
Public Interest Litigation and Environmental Litigation
PIL and Environmental Litigation : The 1980s Decade
The 1990s Decade; 2000 and Beyond
Contemporary Trends and Direction
Conclusion and Suggestions
List of Cases
|Title:||Public Interest Litigation and Environmental Protection||Publisher:||Eastern Book Company|