As this quotation suggests, international environmental problems have taken center stage since the end of the cold war, capturing the attention of scholars and diplomats alike. The number of scholarly articles devoted to the environment, particularly those focusing on international environmental problems, has increased dramatically in the past few years.
Scott, Gary L.; Lott, Anthony D.; and Reynolds, Geoffrey M.
"Success And Failure Components Of Global Environmental Cooperation: The Making Of International Environmental Law,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 2
, Article 2.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol2/iss1/2