Governmental actions between 1969 and 1971 have added new dimensions to United States marine policy related to the extent of territorial waters, the freedom of the seas, the utilization of coastal zones, the development of marine resources, control of pollution, strengthening of the merchant marine, and other issues. This collection of documents presents the trends in contemporary policy regarding the oceans and encourages an understanding of the processes by which broad concepts and goals are translated into specific policy actions.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Marine Resources Information Center
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02139
  • Authors:
    • Padelford, N J
    • Cook, J E
  • Publication Date: 1971

Media Info

  • Pagination: 250 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00084905
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MITSG 71-5
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 19 1975 12:00AM