LOCATION4th Floor
Call No. KF3959 .A96 2013
Author Angelo, Mary Jane, author.
Title The law and ecology of pesticides and pest management / Mary Jane Angelo.
Location Volume/Copy Barcode Status
 4th Floor  KF3959 .A96 2013    3500501350911X  
 List of Figuresvii
 List of Photosix
 List of Bridge Documentsxi
 Series Editors' Prefacexiii
 Prefacexxix
 Acknowledgementsxxxiii
 Introduction1
pt. I ECOLOGICAL SCIENCE AND POLICY AS APPLIED TO PESTS AND PESTICIDES 
1.Ecological Science9
2.Ecologically Related Management Tools23
3.The Ecology of Pests39
pt. II AGRICULTURE AND PESTICIDES 
4.The Agricultural Revolution and Farm Policy49
5.The History of the Control of Pests65
pt. III THE ECOLOGY IMPACTS OF PESTICIDES 
6.The Ecological Impacts of Pesticide Use85
7.The Legacy of Past Pesticide Use: One Example101
pt. IV THE LEGAL RESPONSE TO PESTICIDES 
8.The Evolution of Domestic Law: FIFRA113
9.Other Domestic Laws that Address the Ecological Impacts of Pesticides129
10.The Special Case of Genetically Modified Crops149
11.The Failure of US Law to Address the Ecological Considerations of Pesticide Use171
12.The Conflict between Pesticide Law and Wildlife Protection Law209
13.International Perspectives on Pesticide Law and Ecology249
14.Ecologically Based Pest Management267
15.Legal and Policy Proposals to Achieve Ecologically Based Pest Management277
 Index311
Published Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate, [2013]
Copyright ©2013
Description xxxi, 330 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Ecology and law in modern society
Ecology and law in modern society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ecological science -- Ecologically-related management tools -- The ecology of pests -- The agricultural revolution and farm policy -- The history of the control of pests -- The ecological impacts of pesticide use -- The legacy of past pesticide use: one example -- The evolution of domestic law : FIFRA -- Other domestic laws that address the ecological impacts of pesticides -- The special case of genetically modified crops -- The failure of U.S. law to address the ecological considerations of pesticide use -- The conflict between pesticide law and wildlife protection law -- International perspectives on pesticide law and ecology -- Ecologically-based pest management -- Legal and policy proposals to achieve ecologically-based pest management.
Subject Pesticides -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Insect pests -- Control -- Law and legislation -- United States.
ISBN 9780754674313 (hardback)
0754674312 (hardback)
9780754691280 (ebook)
9781409474791 (epub)
OCLC No. or Control No. 815758199