Books and journal articles published by EJRU members since 2015.


Bell, Stuart, Donald McGillivray, Ole Pedersen, Emma Lees and Elen Stokes (2017) Environmental Law (9th edn). Oxford University Press.

Davis, KirstenAdelman, SamGrear, AnnaIorns Magellenes, CatherineKerns, Tom and Rajan, S Ravi (2017) ‘The Declaration on Human Rights and Climate Change: a new legal tool for global policy change’. Journal of Human Rights and the Environment 8:2.

Hughes, Hannah and Matthew Paterson (2017) ‘Narrowing the climate field: The symbolic power of authors in the IPCC’s assessment of mitigation.’ Review of Policy Research.

Pereira, Ricardo  (2017) ‘Towards effective implementation of the EU environmental crime directive? The case of illegal waste management and trafficking offences.’ Review of European, Comparative and International Environmental Law 26.

Petetin, Ludivine (2017) ‘The Precautionary Principle and Non-Scientific Factors in Biotech Foods’ (2017) 8(1) European Journal of Risk Regulation106-111.

Petetin, Ludivine (2017) ‘Precaution and Equivalence – The Critical Interplay in EU Biotech Foods’ European Law Review 43 (forthcoming).

Smismans, Stijn and Elen Stokes (2017) ‘Innovation Types and Regulation: The Regulatory Framing of Nanotechnology as “Incremental” or “Radical” Innovation.’ European Journal of Risk Regulation 8:2, 364-386.

Smyth, Caer (2017) “What counts as expertise? The case of glyphosate and Jasanoff’s ‘three-body problem.'” Environmental Law Review 19:3.


Corbera, Esteve, Laura Calvet-Mir, Hannah Hughes and Matthew Paterson (2016) ‘Patterns of authorship in the IPCC Working Group III Report.’ Nature Climate Change 6, 94-99.

Grear, Anna and Evadne Grant (eds) (2016) Thought, Law, Action and Rights in the Age of Environmental Crisis. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.

Pereira, Ricardo (2016) The external dimensions of the EU legislative initiatives to combat environmental crime. Spanish Yearbook of International Law 19, pp. 251-268. 

Stokes, Elen (2016) ‘Regulatory Domain and Regulatory Dexterity: Critiquing the UK Governance of “Fracking”’ Modern Law Review 79:6, 961-986.

Weston, Burns and Anna Grear  (2016) Human Rights in the World Community: Issues and Action (4th edition). Philadelphia: Penn Press.


Centner, Terence and Ludivine Petetin (2015) ‘Permitting Program with Best Management Practices for Shale Gas Wells to Safeguard Public Health’ Journal of Environmental Management 163, 174-18.

Grear, Anna (2015) ‘Deconstructing Anthropos: A Critical Legal Reflection on “Anthropocentric” Law and Anthropocene “Humanity”’ Law and Critique 26:3, pp 225-249.

Grear, Anna and Louis J. Kotzé (eds) (2015) The Research Handbook on Human Rights and the Environment. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.

Grear, Anna and Burns Weston (2015) ‘The Betrayal of Human Rights and the Urgency of Universal Corporate Accountability: Reflections on a Post-Kiobel Lawscape’ Human Rights Law Review 15:1, pp 21-44.

Hughes, Hannah (2015) ‘Bourdieu and the IPCC’s symbolic power.’ Global Environmental Politics 15:4. 

Pereira, Ricardo (2015) Environmental criminal liability and enforcement in European and international law. Brill.

Pereira, Ricardo (2015) Government-sponsored population policies and indigenous peoples: challenges for international human rights law. Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights 4:4.