Borderlands Under Stress

Borderlands Under Stress

by Janet Allison-Brown, Janet Allison Brown
     
 

ISBN-10: 9041197907

ISBN-13: 9789041197900

Pub. Date: 07/19/2000

Publisher: Kluwer Law International, BV

As international political and economic relations have become increasingly complex, so have the pressures on international boundaries and the borderlands which surround them. Although there are still many examples of 'traditional' boundary problems
 See more details below

Overview

As international political and economic relations have become increasingly complex, so have the pressures on international boundaries and the borderlands which surround them. Although there are still many examples of 'traditional' boundary problems

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789041197900
Publisher:
Kluwer Law International, BV
Publication date:
07/19/2000
Series:
International Boundary Studies
Pages:
466
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.00(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Foreword
List of Contributors
Pt. IThe Evolving Meaning and Function of International Boundaries
1Borderlands Under Stress: Some Global Perspectives1
2Boundaries, Territory and Postmodernity: Towards Shared or Separate Spaces?17
3Is the Notion of Territorial Sovereignty Obsolete?35
4The End of the Nation-State? Borders in the Age of Globalisation49
5Corporate Nations: A New Sovereignty Emerges69
6Territorial Disputes and International Conflict: Empirical Findings and Theoretical Explanations97
7Crossing Borders: Immigration, Citizenship and the Challenge to Nationality141
8International Boundaries in the Twenty-First Century: Changing Roles and Depiction163
9International Boundary Classification: A Simplified Cartographic Approach191
Pt. IIBorderlands Under Stress: Regional Perspectives
10Fragmentation or Integration: What Future for African Boundaries?199
11African Boundaries: New Order, Historic Tensions211
12Designing Boundaries for a Continent: The Geopolitics of an African Renaissance227
13Frontiers, Identity and Security in Europe: An Agenda for Research251
14Boundaries to Communication: Borders in the Baltic Sea Region275
15Territorial Claims in the North Caucasus297
16In Search of 'Normal Conditions': Reassessing the Functions of UNFICYP's Buffer Zone in Cyprus323
17The Israeli-Jordanian Peace Boundary345
18The Eastern Hills of India: An Emerging Frontier365
19After Amado Carrillo Fuentes: New Trends in the Drug War on the US Mexico Border373
Pt. IIIIslands, Sovereignty and Maritime Jurisdiction
20Is it Either Necessary or Possible to Clarify the Provision on Rocks in Article 121(3) of the Law of the Sea Convention?389
21Effect of the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands Dispute on Maritime Delimitation409
22The Spratly Dispute and Southeast Asian Security: Towards a Pluralist Regional Order?421
Index437

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >