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What Is Environmental Law?

Environmental law is the body of law that governs the environment and protects natural resources. This body of law consists of several different regulatory regimes. The principles of environmental law have direct impact on the way natural resources are managed. In this article, you will learn about the Environmental Protection Act (EPA), CERCLA, the Pollution…

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Environmental Determinism

Environmental determinism has a number of shortcomings. In some situations, it can be overly simplistic. In other situations, it can be a useful analytical tool. Here are some examples. Consider these: (a) In some cases, the theory of environmental determinism is valid. In such cases, geographical controls can be real enough. Arguments for environmental determinism…

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