Month: August 2017

Charles Wilkinson

Robert Fischman lately posted “Wringing Surprise from the Arid Panorama of Legislation”. The summary: Charles Wilkinson Charles Wilkinson’s estimable contribution to public land regulation scholarship is extensively cited however solely partly understood. From the mid-1970s to the mid-1980s he upended the sphere by elevating the diffuse public curiosity, displacing creation

Extra forest legislation

Following yesterday's put up on medieval forest legislation, at present's is on the opposite article from that William & Mary Invoice of Rights Journal particular problem, Sarah Harlan-Haughey's "Forest Regulation By the Trying Glass: Distortions of the Forest Constitution within the Outlaw Fiction of Late Medieval England". A style (footnotes omitted): The

Oil, competitors, and Martians

The Public Area Assessment lately posted (courtesy of archive.org) an interesting and entertaining animated quick from 1956 by the American Petroleum Institute, entitled “Vacation spot Earth”. Because the Assessment explains: Produced on the top of the Chilly Conflict, and made on the behest of the American Petroleum Institute (nonetheless the most important foyer