Illegal Dumping of Industrial Waste in Japan: A Sociology of Law Perspective

Azhar, Azhar (2005) Illegal Dumping of Industrial Waste in Japan: A Sociology of Law Perspective. ISTECS JUORNAL, 7 (1). pp. 1-21. ISSN 1345-8981

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Recently, illegal dumping is one of the biggest social problems that raise significant concerns with regards to safety, property values,and quality of life of communities in Japan. This paper begins general overview of illegal dumping of industrial waste by surveying the definition of waste and illegal dumping. The second part present the the state of illegal dumping. The finding showed an indication that the illegal dumping has increased. Experience elsewhere also suggest also suggest the extent the illegal dumping problem such a the illegal dumping site discovered. It will require urgent attention. The cost of cleaning up the illegal dumping site will be very costly. Finally we use sociology of law perspective to analyze the illegal dumping of industrial waste in Japan.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General) > K1-7720 Law in general. Comparative and uniform law. Jurisprudence
Divisions: 07-Faculty of Social and Politic Science > 84201-International Relations (S1)
Depositing User: Dr Azhar Azhar
Date Deposited: 27 Dec 2019 07:14
Last Modified: 27 Dec 2019 07:14

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