3G of Sweden – technological growth and sustainability issues

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The article discusses the construction of 3G infrastructure under four themes from planning and sociology of law perspectives. This includes the design of the initial license procedure, the 3G-developments physical aspects in a different actors driving forces point of view and the practical sides of sustainability issues at both regional and local level. Public concern over electromagnetic radiation, and the question whether this is a legal concern or not is of interest, especially in relation to the precautionary principle of Swedish environmental law.


Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Law and Society


  • technological optimism, sustainable development in practice, public concern over electromagnetic radiation, 3G infrastructure of Sweden, sustainability issues, environmental administration, spatial planning, sociology of law, norm conflicts
Original languageEnglish
PublisherBlekinge Institute of Technology
Volume1, from MiSt-programme
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Publication categoryResearch

Publication series

NameEffective Environmental Assessment Tools - critical reflections on concepts and practice.
Volume1, from MiSt-programme
ISSN (Print)1103-1581

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