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Author Puthucherril, Tony George, author

Title Towards sustainable coastal development : institutionalizing integrated coastal zone management and coastal climate change adaptation in South Asia / Tony George Puthucherril
Published Leiden, Netherlands : Brill Nijhoff, 2015
©2015
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Description 1 online resource (510 pages) : illustrations, maps, tables
Series Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development, 1875-0923 ; Volume 20
Legal aspects of sustainable development ; Volume 20
Contents Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Tables; List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; Chapter 1 Introduction; 1.1 Background; 1.2 Nature and Scope; Part 1 The Problématique in Context; Chapter 2 Threatened Coasts, Communities and Ecosystems: The Need for Integrated Coastal Zone Management; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Rising Seas; 2.3 Receding Coastlines: Impact on Coastal Areas and Maritime Territories; 2.4 Impact of Climate Change and Sea Level Rise on Coastal Communities; 2.5 Climate Change Impacts on Coastal Resources and Ecosystems; 2.6 Conclusion
4.4 ConclusionChapter 5 Linking Coastal Climate Change Adaptation to an Integrated Coastal Zone Management Process for Sustainable Coastal Development; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Defining ICZM; 5.3 Decoding ICZM: The Devil is in the Details; 5.4 ICZM: A Balancing Act; 5.5 Climate Change Adaptation for Coastal and Marine Environments; 5.6 Linking Coastal Climate Change Adaptation to ICZM: Two Sides of the Same Coin?; 5.7 Conclusion; Part 3 The Legal Framework for Sustainable Coastal Development; Chapter 6 Coastal Law, ICZM and Adapting to Sea Level Rise; 6.1 Introduction
6.2 International Environmental Law and Integrated Coastal Zone Management6.3 Integrated Coastal Zone Management and Adapting to Sea Level Rise through Coastal Law: Selected National Experiences; 6.4 Conclusion; Chapter 7 Law in the Service of ICZM and Coastal Climate Change Adaptation; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Law for Coastal Zone Management: Theoretical Considerations; 7.3 The Need for an ICZM Legal Framework: SWOT Analysis; 7.4 ICZM Law Through Recent Decades: Where from Here?; 7.5 Conclusion; Part 4 New Directions for Coastal Management Regional Regime-Building in South Asia
Chapter 3 Coastal Laws, Integrated Coastal Zone Management, and Coastal Climate Change Adaptation in South Asia3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Sea Level Rise, Integrated Coastal Zone Management, and Coastal Climate Change Adaptation in South Asia; 3.3 A Coastal Law Audit of South Asia: An Overview; 3.4 Conclusion; Part 2 Linking Integrated Coastal Zone Management and Coastal Climate Change Adaptation for Sustainable Coastal Development; Chapter 4 Understanding Sustainable Coastal Development; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 The Dialectic of Sustainable Development; 4.3 Sustainable Coastal Development
Chapter 8 A Regional Regime for ICZM and Coastal Climate Change Adaptation in South Asia8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Coastal Management in South Asia: Regional and Sub-Regional Arrangements; 8.3 Approaches to Legislating ICZM: Lessons from Other Regions; 8.4 Regime Theory and Prospects for Regional ICZM Regime Building in South Asia; 8.5 Building a South Asia Regional ICZM Regime: A SWOT Analysis; 8.6 Conclusion; Chapter 9 A Principled Approach to Sustainable Coastal Development in South Asia; 9.1 Introduction; 9.2 Form and Substance: Elements of a Regional ICZM Regime
Summary Utilizing the coastal problems of South Asia, including sea level rise, Towards Sustainable Coastal Development: Institutionalizing Integrated Coastal Zone Management and Coastal Climate Change Adaptation in South Asia investigates the role of law and regional regimes in facilitating linkages between integrated coastal zone management and coastal climate change adaptation to contribute to sustainable coastal development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Climatic changes -- Law and legislation -- South Asia.
Coastal zone management -- Government policy -- South Asia.
Coastal zone management -- Law and legislation -- South Asia.
Integrated coastal zone management -- South Asia.
Sustainable development -- Government policy -- South Asia.
Sustainable development -- Law and legislation -- South Asia.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 900428219X
9004282203 (e-book)
9789004282193
9789004282209 (e-book)