"Yamin and Depledge offer this exhaustive treatment of the guides to climate change regime in relationship to the Kyoto protocol. Thus, it is a legal treatise on the rights and obligations of nations. The authors have considerable expertise in the arenas of global environmental issues and the climate change regime process." CHOICE
This book presents a detailed description and analysis of the international regime that was established in 1992 to combat the threat of global climate change. Aimed at the increasing number of policy-makers, stakeholders, researchers, and other professionals working on climate change, this book aims to provide a uniquely comprehensive, independent and accessible guide to this high-profile area of international law and politics. It covers not only the obligations and rights of countries under the regime, but also explains how the ongoing climate negotiations work.