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International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy – Volume 3 now available

Volume 3 of the International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy presents an important discussion on urbanization and the sustainable management of soils 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 deals with several aspects of the theme “urbanization and the sustainable management of soils”. In turn, the second part covers recent international developments, 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 indispensable tool for all academics, legislators and policymakers working in this field.(Editors: Ginzky, H., Dooley, E., Heuser, I.L., Kasimbazi, E., Markus, T., Qin, T. (Eds.)

A quick landscan on some of the issues included:

See also the previous editions : 

The “International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy” is a book series that discusses the central questions of law and politics with regard to the protection and sustainable management of soil and land – at the international, national and regional level.

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