International Law Issues in the South Pacific: Policies and Practices

International Law Issues in the South Pacific: Policies and Practices

by Geoff Leane, Barbara von Tigerstrom
     
 

ISBN-10: 0754644197

ISBN-13: 9780754644194

Pub. Date: 11/01/2005

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Members of the International Law Group at the University of Canterbury School of Law in Christchurch, New Zealand explore some of the international legal issues and challenges facing the South Pacific in particular, but also international law and international lawyers everywhere. Their topics include mass refugee flows and burden-sharing, trans-national crime, climate…  See more details below

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Members of the International Law Group at the University of Canterbury School of Law in Christchurch, New Zealand explore some of the international legal issues and challenges facing the South Pacific in particular, but also international law and international lawyers everywhere. Their topics include mass refugee flows and burden-sharing, trans-national crime, climate change in Oceania, bioprospecting in the Antarctic and the Southern Ocean, and development and the international trade regime. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780754644194
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
11/01/2005
Pages:
265
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
1Mass refugee flows and burden-sharing in the South Pacific9
2Regional cooperation in the suppression of transnational crime in the South Pacific35
3International terrorism and the South Pacific95
4The law of the sea and freedom of navigation in Asia Pacific127
5Climate change in Oceania : responses to the Kyoto Protocol161
6What bioprospecting means for Antarctica and the Southern Ocean199
7Development and the international trade regime : challenges for South Pacific Island states229

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