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Ocean Politics And Policy

Ocean Politics And Policy

by Peter Jacques, Zachary A. Smith
     
 

A sweeping overview of the problems, politics, and policies of international and domestic management of the world's oceans.

• Provides a chronology of the development of ocean management

• Reproduces portions of documents along with important raw data on world fish catch trends and whale populations

Overview

A sweeping overview of the problems, politics, and policies of international and domestic management of the world's oceans.

• Provides a chronology of the development of ocean management

• Reproduces portions of documents along with important raw data on world fish catch trends and whale populations

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"[T]his is a useful reference work for undergraduates . . . Highly recommended. General readers and undergraduate collections." - Choice

"An excellent compliation of material on issues affecting the oceans of the world . . . Recommended for any library." - Reference & User Services Quarterly

"[P]art of the Contemporary World Issues series that addresses topics vital to modern society such as genetic engineering, pollution, and biodiversity . . . The series provides a good first point of reference for research on these issues by high school and college students, scholars, and general readers . . . The reader needs no special training in ocean politics and policy to appreciate this book, and anyone interested in the World Ocean will gain from referencing it. It should be contained in the reference section of all public and school libraries." - American Reference Books Annual

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576076224
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/15/2003
Series:
Contemporary World Issues Series
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Meet the Author

Peter Jacques Peter Jacques is currently finishing his PhD at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, in political science, studying global environmental politics.

Zachary Smith is Regents' Professor of political science at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ.

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