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The Still Permeating Influence of the Doctrine of Discovery in Aotearoa/New Zealand: 1970s–2000s

Robert J Miller, Jacinta Ruru, Larissa Behrendt, and Tracey Lindberg

in Discovering Indigenous Lands: The Doctrine of Discovery in the English Colonies

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199579815
eISBN:
9780191594465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579815.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter explores how Discovery and its elements have continued to haunt contemporary legal and political reasoning in Aotearoa/New Zealand. It focuses on case law post 1970, Treaty of Waitangi ... More


Administering the Mineral Resources of the Deep Seabed

Satya Nandan

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The International Seabed Authority (ISA) is one of the three new institutions established by the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (LOSC), the other two being the Commission on the ... More


Oil, Chiefly Offshore

David M. Williams and Andrew P. White

in A Select Bibliography of British and Irish University Theses about Maritime History, 1792-1990

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780969588504
eISBN:
9781786944931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780969588504.003.0025
Subject:
History, Maritime History

A bibliography of post-graduate theses concerning Oil, subdivided into Historical and Modern Studies, and exploring the topics as follows: Seabed Exploitation; Offshore Operations; the North Sea; and ... More


The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Richard Barnes, David Freestone, and David M Ong

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (LOSC) came into effect on November 16, 1994, more than ten years after it was concluded in December 1982, and after more than nine years of ... More


Submissions to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf in Cases of Unresolved Land and Maritime Disputes: The Significance of Article 76(10) of the Convention on the Law of the Sea

Constance Johnson and Alex G Oude Elferink

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

At the start of the negotiations at the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS III, 1973-1982), the law concerning the outer limits of the continental shelf was ill-defined, ... More


Conceptions of Risk in an Institutional Context: Deep Seabed Mining and the International Seabed Authority

Aline Jaeckel and Rosemary Rayfuse

in Risk and the Regulation of Uncertainty in International Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198795896
eISBN:
9780191837074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198795896.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Advances in scientific knowledge have led to competing imageries of the environmental risks and uncertainties associated with deep seabed mining. As the central institution charged with managing deep ... More


Understanding nuclear-free zones

Ian Bellany

in Curbing the Spread of Nuclear Weapons

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067969
eISBN:
9781781701324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067969.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter focuses on the properties of an ideal nuclear-weapon-free zone and compares it with actual nuclear-free zones. An ideal nuclear-free zone's job of work is never done and there is always ... More


The Law of the Sea and Natural Resources

Surabhi Ranganathan

in Community Interests Across International Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198825210
eISBN:
9780191863844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825210.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Ranganathan’s chapter observes that the construction of the oceans as a global commons has changed over time. Once asserted as an arena of freedoms, the oceans are now enclosed in large part within ... More


The Craft of Expansive Navigation

Naor Ben-Yehoyada

in The Mediterranean Incarnate: Region Formation between Sicily and Tunisia since World War II

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780226450971
eISBN:
9780226451169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226451169.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

A discussion of how the motorization of trawling scaled up the operation of the Mazara fleet. The chapter focuses on the political economics of the fleet’s operation, the spatial expansion it shaped, ... More


China: Capturing Seabed Resources

Stephen E. Gent and Mark J. C. Crescenzi

in Market Power Politics: War, Institutions, and Strategic Delay in World Politics

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197529805
eISBN:
9780197529843
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529805.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines how the pursuit of market power over rare earth elements (REEs) influences China’s use of strategic delay in East and South China Seas. As the dominant global producer of REEs, ... More


The Permanent Limits of the Continental Shelf

Kate Purcell

in Geographical Change and the Law of the Sea

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198743644
eISBN:
9780191803796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198743644.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter traces the development of the regime of the continental shelf. It challenges the claim that UNCLOS Article 76(9) exceptionally secures the limits of the continental shelf against ... More


Territorial Rights and Natural Resources

Margaret Moore

in A Political Theory of Territory

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780190222246
eISBN:
9780190222260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190222246.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, General

This chapter considers whether collective self-determination, which justifies a right of jurisdiction, can also generate a right to control natural resources. It discusses the limits of that ... More


Manganese Nodules

Surabhi Ranganathan

in International Law's Objects

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198798200
eISBN:
9780191858642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798200.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter chooses as its object a curious mineral formation found on the deep seabed: manganese nodules. Resembling piles of ‘dirty potatoes’—according to the report of the nineteenth-century ... More


Sovereignty over the Underground

Daphné Richemond-Barak

in Underground Warfare

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190457242
eISBN:
9780190457280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190457242.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Tunnel-digging, or tunneling, hardly features in international legal instruments. Unlike land, space, and sea, the underground remains largely unregulated. In trying to decipher international law’s ... More


Human Impacts on Soft-Sediment Systems—Trawling and Fisheries

John S. Gray and Michael Elliott

in Ecology of Marine Sediments: From Science to Management

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198569015
eISBN:
9780191916717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198569015.003.0012
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

Given the discussion above regarding natural changes in the marine benthos, we should now consider the human-mediated (anthropogenic) changes and the response of benthic systems to human impacts. ... More


Are There Better Disposal Methods?

Hans Tammemagi

in The Waste Crisis: Landfills, Incinerators, and the Search for a Sustainable Future

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195128987
eISBN:
9780197561423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195128987.003.0011
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Economic Geography

Most of the solid waste generated by society ultimately winds up in near-surface landfills. Let us put our thinking caps firmly on, place our prejudices aside, and explore what other methods might ... More


Sampling Sediments

John S. Gray and Michael Elliott

in Ecology of Marine Sediments: From Science to Management

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198569015
eISBN:
9780191916717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198569015.003.0005
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

One of the truisms of sampling design is that the design depends on the objectives. Too often objectives are not defined properly, with the result that the data collected cannot be used to answer ... More


Describing Assemblages of Sediment-living Organisms

John S. Gray and Michael Elliott

in Ecology of Marine Sediments: From Science to Management

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198569015
eISBN:
9780191916717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198569015.003.0007
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

One of the most fruitful aspects of ecological research is the search for common patterns in the bewildering variability of nature. Given current concerns about global warming, climate change, and ... More


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