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- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.99
With thirty per cent of the world?s oil and gas production coming from offshore areas, the construction of specialist vessels to perform offshore operations is a crucial part of the industry. However, with exploration and production being performed in increasingly exacting locations, the scope for disputes arising from cost overruns, scheduling delays... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
This book consists of edited versions of the papers delivered at the Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law?s 11th International Colloquium, held at Swansea Law School in September 2015. Featuring a team of contributors at the top of their profession, both in practice and academia, these papers have been carefully co-ordinated so as to... more...
- BRILL 2009; US$ 184.00
A surprising number of maritime boundaries remain unresolved, and a range of reasons can be cited to explain why the process of delimiting these boundaries has been so slow. This volume addresses and analyzes some of these reasons, focusing on some of the volatile disputes in Northeast Asia and in North America. more...
- BRILL 2009; US$ 255.00
One of the most creative innovations of the international diplomatic community in the 20th century was its invention of the international regime,? wrote Douglas M. Johnston in his last major work published posthumously (The Historical Foundations of World Order: The Tower and the Arena, Nijhoff, 2008). While regimes often provide order and certainty... more...
- BRILL 2009; US$ 160.00
This volume examines the threats to the marine environment beyond national jurisdiction from existing and emerging human uses and the adequacy of current international law provisions to protect this major part of the global environment. more...
Marine Affairs Dictionary: Terms, Concepts, Laws, Court Cases, and International Conventions and AgreementsABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 182.00
West provides the first comprehensive Marine Affairs dictionary. It includes management and policy terms; procedures concepts; court cases; laws; international conventions, protocols and agreements that deal with the four subject areas of Marine Affairs. These subject areas include, in addition to coastal management, fisheries, marine policy, and... more...
- BRILL 2008; US$ 225.00
Freedom of the seas and passage rights is a highly topical subject for the international community that cuts across a broad spectrum of scholarly disciplines and maritime operations. The contents of the book include in-depth analysis of current international and regional approaches to freedom of navigation, transit passage through straits used for... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 520.00
Contracts of Carriage by Air, Second Edition contains annotated analysis of the provisions of the international conventions governing the carriage of goods and passengers by air. This book provides you with practical advice and brings you: ? An overall view of the two liability regimes, followed by a short history of the Warsaw Convention in its... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
This highly informative and up-to-date book brings together expert scholars in law of the sea to explore the legal and geopolitical aspects of the South China Sea disputes and provide an in-depth examination on the prospects of joint development in the South China Sea. The South China Sea has long been regarded as a source of conflict and tension in... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2012; Not Available
When the United Nations' Charter was signed in San Francisco in 1945, the number of African member states of the Organisation was only 4. By the end of 1960 it had risen to 22. Today it is 41. How has this come about? The answer is given in this valuable book by Dr. Yassin EI-Ayouty. The handful of Asian and African countries who had the privilege... more...