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Susanne Wasum-Rainer, Ingo Winkelmann, Katrin Tiroch (eds.)

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 addressed are: ongoing and future Arctic marine research, marine research in the Arctic Ocean in practice, the legal framework, enlarged continental shelves and the freedom of marine science and particularities and challenges of the Arctic region. The contributors are leading experts in the field of politics, law and science.

2012. XIX, 374 p.
ISBN 978-3-642-24202-1
Springer-Verlag, Berlin/Heidelberg