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Author University of Virginia. Center for Oceans Law and Policy. Conference (31st : 2007 : Heidelberg, Germany)

Title Legal challenges in maritime security / edited by Myron H. Nordquist [and others]
Published Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 592 pages) : illustrations
Series Center for Oceans Law and Policy ; 12
Center for Oceans Law and Policy (Series) ; 12.
Contents Fighting terrorism at sea : options and limitations under International Law / Rüdiger Wolfrum -- Combating terrorism at sea : the suppression of unlawful acts against the safety of maritime navigation / Helmut Tuerk -- National and international approaches to maritime security / Rear Admiral Gottfried A.W. Hoch (Germany) -- Keynotes on legal challenges in Maritime Security / Rüdiger Clauss -- Mare Liberum and Maritime Security : contradiction or complement? / Georg Witschel -- Security at sea : legal restraints or lack of political will? Comments on the keynote address by Admiral Hoch / Wolff Heintschel von Heinegg -- Port security in the post-ISPS, post-MTSA environment [abstract & PowerPoint only] / Rear Admiral William Baumgartner, USGC -- Ocean carriers' perspective on maritime security [no text] / C. Thomas Burke -- The international supply chain security regime and the role of competent international organizations / Craig H. Allen -- Official US rationale for the Iraq intervention [PowerPoint] -- PSI and SUA : an update / Captain J. Ashley Roach, JAGC, USN (Ret.) -- Turkey's maritime security needs and initiatives [abstract & PowerPoint only] / Rear Admiral Cem Gürdeniz (Turkey) -- Developing piracy policy for the national strategy for maritime security and the International Maritime Organization / Commander James Kraska, JAGC, USN -- An overview of piracy in the first decade of the 21st century / Samuel Pyeatt Menefee -- Hostis Humani Generis / Alexander S. Skaridov -- US maritime information sharing [abstract only] / Rear Admiral Richard Kelly, USGC -- Maritime domain awareness : the key to maritime security / Captain Dana A. Goward, USCG (Ret.) -- Maritime information sharing in the Asia-Pacific Region / Captian Raul A. (Pete) Pedrozo, USN, JAG -- Maritime Security Capacity Building : remarks of the moderator / Ronán Long -- Security of international submarine cable infrastructure : time to rethink? / Mick P. Green and Douglas R. Burnett -- Complexity of the new maritime security system and the need for capacity building : Japanese perspectives [abstract & PowerPoint only] / Yumiko Tanaka
Summary Maritime security is a major challenge for the international community that cuts across a broad spectrum of scholarly disciplines and maritime operation. This volume provides in-depth analysis of current international and regional approaches to maritime security, cargo, port and supply chain security, maritime information sharing and capacity building. The work describes measures in place at multilateral and regional levels to improve information sharing and operational coordination regarding security threats to shipping, offshore installations and port facilities. Several chapters address mea
Notes "The 31st Annual Conference sponsored by the Center for Oceans Law and Policy, University of Virginia School of Law was held May 24-26, 2007 in Heidelberg, Germany. The other co-sponsors of the Conference were the Marine Law and Ocean Policy Center, National University of Ireland, Galway and the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, University of Heidelberg that also hosted the gathering"--Preface
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Offenses against public safety -- Congresses
Security, International -- Congresses
Law of the sea -- Congresses
Maritime law -- Criminal provisions -- Congresses
Maritime terrorism -- Prevention -- Congresses
Piracy -- Prevention -- Congresses
LAW -- Criminal Law -- General.
Law of the sea
Maritime law -- Criminal provisions
Offenses against public safety
Piracy -- Prevention
Security, International
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Nordquist, Myron H
University of Virginia. Center for Oceans Law and Policy.
LC no. 2008022924
ISBN 9789047440406