This fourth volume in the book series on Nuclear Non-Proliferation in International Law focuses on human perspectives regarding the development and use of nuclear energy; the need for regional solutions; and recent activities towards prohibiting and abolishing nuclear weapons.
Jonathan L. Black-Branch is Dean of Law and Professor of International and Comparative Law; Bencher of the Law Society of Manitoba; JP and Barrister (England & Wales); Barrister & Solicitor (Manitoba); and Chair of the International Law Association (ILA) Committee on Nuclear Weapons, Non-Proliferation & Contemporary International Law.
Dieter Fleck is Former Director International Agreements & Policy, Federal Ministry of Defence, Germany; Member of the Advisory Board of the Amsterdam Center for International Law (ACIL); and Rapporteur of the International Law Association (ILA) Committee on Nuclear Weapons, Non-Proliferation & Contemporary International Law.
Specific to this book:
- Brings new research on both the environmental and the health effects of nuclear energy production;
- contains a comprehensive discussion of a nuclear weapons ban.
The publication of a fifth volume in this series, entitled Legal Challenges for Nuclear Security and Deterrence, is expected by the beginning of 2020.
Other volumes in the series:
Nuclear Non-Proliferation in International Law - Volume I
Nuclear Non-Proliferation in International Law - Volume II - Verification and Compliance
Nuclear Non-Proliferation in International Law - Volume III - Legal Aspects of the Use of Nuclear Energy for Peaceful Purposes