The Law of the Sea

The Law of the Sea

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Only comprehensive treatment of the contemporary international law of the sea in English This is THE standard text on the law of the sea, written in a non-technical style New edition completely revised to take account of important recent more

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  • Paperback | 544 pages
  • 156 x 230 x 32mm | 861.84g
  • Manchester University Press Melland Schill Studies
  • Manchester, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0719043824
  • 9780719043826
  • 227,392

About R.R. Churchill

R. R. Churchill is Reader in Law at Cardiff Law School. A. V. Lowe is Reader in Law at the University of Cambridgeshow more

Table of contents

Table of cases Table of conventions 1. Introduction 2. Baselines 3. Internal waters 4. The territorial sea 5. Straits 6. Archipelagos 7. The contiguous zone 8. The continental shelf 9. The exclusive economic zone 10. Delimitation of maritime boundaries 11. High seas 12. The international sea bed area 13. Navigation 14. Fishing 15. The prevention of maritime pollution and protection of the marine environment 16. Marine scientific research and the transfer of technology 17. Military uses of the sea 18. Landlocked and geographically disadvantaged states 19. Settlement of disputes Appendix 1: Claims to maritime zones Appendix 2: Ratifications of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, its implementation agreements and the Geneva Conventionsshow more