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  • Beyond Territorial Disputes in the South China Seaby Robert Beckman; Ian Townsend-Gault; Clive Schofield

    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...

  • The United Nations and Decolonization: The Role of Afro ? Asiaby Y. El-Ayouty

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    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...

  • Access to the Sea for Developing Land-Locked Statesby Martin Glassner

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 129.00

    This study is an outgrowth of an interest in the question of access to the sea developed by the author during a ten-month sojourn during 1962 and 1963 as American Vice Consul in Antofagasta, Chile. During this period he had the opportunity to visit Peru three times and Bolivia twice. This experience, supplemented by research in many libraries in New... more...

  • International Cargo Insuranceby John Dunt

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 486.95

    International Cargo Insurance examines the law and practice of marine cargo insurance on a worldwide basis, and provides the busy practitioner the information needed to quickly and accurately resolve cargo insurance coverage issues, wherever they may arise. The book concentrates on the law in the United States and England. It then examines other... more...

  • Commercial and Maritime Statutesby Peter MacDonald Eggers; Simon Picken

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 305.00

    This collection of statutes form a reference point for the maritime, commercial and insurance litigator. It covers 35 statutes, some with a commentary and list of key cases to aid with interpretation of the statute. more...

  • Introduction to Marine Cargo Managementby Mark Rowbotham

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 294.00

    Cargo management, especially in the maritime sphere, plays a vital role in the transfer of goods between seller and buyer. However, despite over 90% of the world?s international trade being conducted by sea, often very little is known about this subject by either party. This unique text provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to the principal... more...

  • Modelling and Forecasting in Dry Bulk Shippingby Shun Chen; Hilde Meersman; Eddy Van de Voorde; Koos Frouws

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 299.95

    This book models price behaviour and forecasts prices in the dry bulk shipping market, a major component of the world shipping industry. Recent uncertainties in the world economy, shipbuilding developments and fleet changes mean the dry bulk shipping market has become extremely volatile, highly speculative and more sensitive to external shocks.... more...

  • Coastal Securityby Prof K R Singh

    Vij Books India Private Limited 2012; US$ 24.95

    While there is enough literature dealing with different facets of the topic related to maritime security, this book is an effort to deal with multiple facets of the subject. Topics covered in the book include themes like multiple maritime zones as defined under UNCLOS-III and India's MZI Act of 1976 as also state's criminal jurisdiction in these zones... more...

  • Praxishandbuch Seearbeitsrechtby Christian Bubenzer; Runa Jörgens

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 126.00

    This work explains the regulations in the newly created Maritime Labor Act. It reviews the Act?s areas of application and definitions, describes differences between labor relationships with crew and trainees, and discusses on-board controls and emergencies. It presents specific issues that pertain to the fishing industry. It includes a checklist... more...

  • European Sustainable Carriage of Goodsby Ellen Eftestøl-Wilhelmsson

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    This work discusses the rapidly developing European transport policy on sustainable freight and the connected efforts initiated by the European Commission (EC) on greening transport by the means of contract law. Greening transport has been a central goal for the EU for decades. The main problem has been, and still is, that far too much carriage... more...