xxii, 614 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9789004279780 (paperback) 9004279784 (paperback)
"A law of the sea institute publication."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 581-592) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Assessing the impact of the nuclear age on the oceans and its legal regime / David D. Caron and Harry N. Scheiber Deep sea impacts / Hjalmar Thiel Risk and vulnerability at contaminated sites in the Pacific and Australian proving grounds from a "long-term stewardship" perspective : what have we learned? / Thomas M. Leschine Legacies and perils from the perspective of the Republic of the Marshall Islands nuclear claims tribunal / Philip A. Okney The legacy of French nuclear testing in the Pacific / Laurence Cordonnery Hazardous substances and the Baltic Sea / Malgosia Fitzmaurice New opportunities and deep ocean technologies for assessing the feasibility of sub-seabed high-level radioactive waste disposal : the application of 21st century oceanography to solving outstanding problems / Daniel J. Fornari Sub-seabed disposal of high level radioactive waste : the policy context then and now / Edward L. Miles Ocean transport of radioactive fuel and waste / Jon M. Van Dyke Transportation of radioactive materials through the Caribbean Sea : the development of a nuclear-free zone / Luis E. Rodríguez-Rivera Ocean transport of radioactive fuel and waste : a Japanese perspective / Masahiro Miyoshi Navigation of ships with nuclear cargoes : dialogue between flag and coastal states as a method for managing the dispute / Tulio Treves Maritime terrorism and the international law of boarding of vessels at sea : assessing the new developments / Ted L. McDorman The proliferation security initiative and Asia / Mark J. Valencia The proliferation security initiative : amending the Convention on the Law of the Sea by stealth? / Donald R. Rothwell Cargos of doom : national strategies of the U.S. to combat the illicit transport of weapons of mass destruction by sea / Craig H. Allen Nuclear-weapon-free zones and maritime transit of nuclear weapons / Scott Parrish Oceans in a nuclear age : security concerns of the United States / Michael J. Matheson Canada, the United States and the northwest passage / Elizabeth B. Elliot-Meisel The Russian approach to the protection of the Arctic seas from radioactive wastes / Alexander S. Skaridov Arctic nuclear pollution / Lakshman D. Guruswamy Nuclear transport along the northern route and nuclear waste dumping in the Barents and Kara Seas / R. Douglas Brubaker Reflections on the theme of the oceans in the nuclear age / Bernard H. Oxman The oceans in the nuclear age : challenges, questions and possibilities / David D. Caron Nuclear risks in coastal areas : legal and regulatory responses / Todd Emerson Hutchins.