Research in Environmental Law and Practice

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General Enrollment Course

This one credit course will cover methods and sources for both legal and non-legal research in Environment law and practice issues. The course will cover basic research strategies and the evaluation of materials in both print and electronic format. Topics will include review of major environmental statutes, the environmental regulatory regime, use of specialized resources including looseleaf services and specialized reporters, non-legal research in areas including public policy, economics, social sciences and science, and research on International environmental law.