Arctic Science, International Law and Climate Change : Legal Aspects of Marine Science in the Arctic Ocean

Developments in the Arctic region are increasingly part of international discussion. The book contains a comprehensive and interdisciplinary analysis of the current problems around marine scientific research in the Arctic region. It combines scientific, legal and policy aspects. The main questions a...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Wasum-Rainer, Susanne (Editor), Winkelmann, Ingo (Editor), Tiroch, Katrin (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012, 2012
Edition:1st ed. 2012
Series:Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht, Veröffentlichungen des Max-Planck-Instituts für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • C. Marcussen: Extended Continental Shelf Issues in the Arctic Ocean: A Modern "Land Grab" or an Example of Cooperation between the Arctic Coastal States?- T.L. McDorman: Setting the State: The Continental Shelf and Marine Science in the Arctic Ocean
  • P.A. Berkman: "Common Interests" as an Evolving Body of International Law: Applications to Arctic Ocean Stewardship
  • M.W. Lodge: The International Seabed Authority and the Arctic
  • A.G.O. Elferink: The Regime for Marine Scientific Research in the Arctic: Implications of the Absence of Outer Limits of the Continental Shelf beyond 200 Nautical Miles
  • B. Baker: Common Precepts of Marine Scientific Research Access in the Arctic
  • V. Golitsyn: Climate Change, Marine Science and Delineation of the Continental Shelf
  • J.-C. Gascard: From the DAMOCLES to ACCESS Projects (Sixth & Seventh EU Framework Programmes 2005-2015) IAOOS - An Advanced Artic Ocean Observing System (2011-2019)
  • G. Westerwelle: Climate Change, International Law and Arctic Research - Legal Aspects of Marine Research in the Arctic Ocean
  • M. Damanaki: The Arctic: A Test Bench for International Dialogue
  • J. Laajava: Arctic Science, International Law and Climate Change
  • L.-O. Reiersen, S. Wilson: The Arctic - a Sentinel for Environmental Processes and Effects
  • M. Gahler: More Relevant Research for the EU Artic Policy
  • P. Lembe: Arctic Processes and the Global Climate
  • K. Alverson: Developing and Sustaining an Arctic Ocean Observing
  • I. Ashik: Recent Russian Marine Research Activities in the Arctic Ocean
  • U. Nixdorf: Arctic Research in Practice
  • L. Mayer: Arctic Marine Research: The Perspective of a US Practitioner
  • B. Coakley: Environmental Permitting Constraints on Arctic Marine Scientific Research
  • A.S. Studenetsky: Marine Scientific Research in Waters under the Jurisdiction of the Russian Federation
  • K. Näkkäläjärvi: Climate Change and Traditional Knowledge
  • H. Eicken: Internationally Coordinated, Cooperative Arctic Marine Science during the Fourth International Polar Year: Lessons for Future Arctic Ocean Science Agreements
  • U. Hanson: Inuit, Circumpolar Law & Politics, Resource Development
  • S. Wasum-Rainer: Conclusions of the Chair.