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> The International Law of the Sea

The International Law of the Sea


Yoshifumi Tanaka, University of Copenhagen


This new edition has been fully revised to include up-to-date coverage of essential issues of the international law of the sea. Covering a number of new and important issues, such as the headline debate of migrant movement across the seas, and the definition of islands in light of the South China Sea Arbitration, it also includes chapters on conservation of marine living resources and biological diversity, protection of the marine environment, and international peace and security at sea, as well…

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Key features

  • Includes many figures and tables to enhance comprehension of relevant rules, and to help instructors explain them
  • Includes comparatively detailed footnotes and further readings, so students can further study relevant issues by reading the suggested documents, and the instructor can also suggest further readings for exam preparation
  • A new fully-revised edition with new sections on contemporary issues and new case studies on discussions, such as maritime delimitation, marine environmental protection, and migrant movement across the seas

About the book

  • DOI
  • Subjects Law,Public International Law,UN and International Organisations
  • Format: Paperback
    • Publication date: 26 September 2019
    • ISBN: 9781108440103
    • Dimensions (mm): 247 x 174 mm
    • Weight: 1.21kg
    • Contains: 13 b/w illus. 14 tables
    • Page extent: 584 pages
    • Availability: In stock
  • Format: Hardback
    • Publication date: 26 September 2019
    • ISBN: 9781108424219
    • Dimensions (mm): 247 x 174 mm
    • Weight: 1.4kg
    • Contains: 13 b/w illus. 14 tables
    • Page extent: 634 pages
    • Availability: In stock
  • Format: Digital
    • Publication date: 07 August 2019
    • ISBN: 9781108545907

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