At the level of private property “rights” we find the heart of the conflicts relative to the environment.
THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT AND PRIVATE PROPERTY The relationship between the NATURAL ENVIRONMENT and PROPERTY RIGHTS is one the pressing issues of our contemporary political landscape. In this context, how would you respond to the following questions? -Explain the concepts of the COMMONS and PRIVATE PROPERTY. Briefly describe how JOHN LOCKE understood these concepts. MARK SAGOFF in his essay discusses the legal implications of private property issues and the natural environment. Briefly describe the legal approach that the courts have employed in resolving private property issues in recent decades