CONTEMPORARY LAW OF THE SEA: TRANSPORTATION, COMMUNICATION AND FLIGHT

This paper examines contemporary international law of the sea pertaining to the movement of vessels and aircraft on, over, and under the oceans. Special attention is devoted to the recent law of the sea (LOS) negotiations and proposals. After initial broad description of basic claims and fundamental policies, discussion centers upon the major categories of claim and counterclaim, the more detailed policy considerations involved, and the trends in decision respecting each category of claim, including description of major LOS proposals and the Single Text. Trends are assessed in terms of suggested policies and recommendations are offered.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Occassional paper No. 28.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas A&M University, College Station

    Sea Grant Program, Center for Marine Resources
    College Station, TX  USA  77843
  • Authors:
    • Burke, W T
  • Publication Date: 1975-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 44 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131863
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Texas A&M University, College Station
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 14 1976 12:00AM