Scotland

Latitude: 
56.00
Longitude: 
-4.00
Region Related Areas: 
Europe, Western Europe, Northern Europe, United Kingdom
GeoNames ID: 
2 638 360

Barton, Harry, "The Isle of Harris Superquarry: Concepts of the Environment and Sustainability"

Harry Barton examines a 1991 proposal to embark upon the largest mining project in Europe, on the remote island of Harris and Lewis in Scotland. He argues that different groups perceive their environments differently, and pleads for a wider recognition of this diversity, as well as expansions of concepts of development and sustainability.

Todd, Helen, and Christos Zografos, "Justice for the Environment: Developing a Set of Indicators of Environmental Justice for Scotland"

This paper explores the context of environmental justice (EJ) in Scotland, and presents a case study whereby the main attributes for an indicator of EJ were identified, encompassing procedural and distributive aspects of justice.