Edward A. Parson

Edward A. Parson

Dan and Rae Emmett Professor of Environmental Law, and
Faculty Co-Director of the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
B.Sc. University College, University of Toronto, 1975
M.Sc. University of British Columbia, 1981
Ph.D. Harvard University, 1992

E. Parson

An analysis of property as a social institution and particularly of the dynamics of the system for recognizing and protecting competing claims to resources. Major problem areas to be studied include...

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This introductory course examines the variety of federal legal mechanisms that protect the environment, focusing principally on several major environmental statutes such as the Clean Air Act,...

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This course examines how society manages-–or fails to manage-–environmental issues that fall beyond the authority or capability of one national government. Class sessions will be divided roughly...

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This course will examine the challenges posed to legal arrangements and institutions of government by certain societal trends – principally related to technological advance and environmental stress –...

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E. Parson

Contemporary speculative fiction (both science-fiction and other genres) increasingly deals in issues that have substantial legal implications, or even explicitly legal issues, and does so with...

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E. Parson

This course will examine the challenges posed to legal arrangements and institutions of government by certain societal trends – principally related to technological advance and environmental stress –...

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