Essays about: "UNCLOS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the word UNCLOS.

  1. 1. What are the Difficulties in Settling the South China Sea Dispute : Obstacles to Dispute Settlement Through the Lens of Liberal and Neo-Realist IR Theory

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Alexander Pålstam; [2019]
    Keywords : UNCLOS; South China Sea; International Relations; Border Dispute; South East Asia; Territorial Dispute; Maritime Dispute; Neo-Realism; Liberalism; Maritime Claims; Territorial Claims; China; Vietnam; the Philippines; the USA; IR;

    Abstract : Sovereignty over the South China Sea waters and the territorial features therein has been a contentious issue since at least the 1970’s, with conflicting claims going back even further. Key concepts of Liberal and Neo-Realist International Relations Theory are used to assess respective theory’s explanatory capability for why the South China Sea Dispute is difficult to settle. READ MORE

  2. 2. Shipping in the World's Northernmost Ocean - Legal Disputes & Controversies in the Arctic Sea Routes & the Legal Impact of an Future Internationalization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Daniel Jonsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Transpolar Sea Route; Northwest Passage; Northern Sea Route; Arctic; Article 234; Daniel Jonsson; Daniel Viktor Jonsson; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Arktis utgör ett av de minst utvecklade internationella regioner i världen. Trots politiska initiativ som arktiska rådet och liknande existerar det inte idag något övergripande legalt ramverk för att adressera flertalet juridiska dispyter och kontroverser. READ MORE

  3. 3. Water is Thicker than Blood: A Structured Focused Comparison on International Relations in the South China Sea

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hannes Nilsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Spratly Islands; Structured Focused Comparison; Neorealism; Neoliberalism; UNCLOS; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The overarching aim of this study is to gain understanding on what major state-centric international relations-theory could best explain certain aspects on modern inter-state maritime disputes. From neorealist and neoliberalist schools of thought an operational schematic was formed as a theoretical ram to break down and explain underlying structures in instances of the empirical data-universe, which consisted of interstate dealings between China, Vietnam and The Philippines regarding the contested territory of The Spratly Islands. READ MORE

  4. 4. Arctic Conflicts : A study of geopolitical relations and potential conflicts in the High North

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Daniel Jönsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Arctic conflicts; Russia; cooperation; UNCLOS; sea routes; natural resources; Arctic Council; Canada; Denmark; Norway; United States;

    Abstract : The IPCC report from 2013 predicts radical temperature changes in the world the coming years, with a melting ice cap in the Arctic as consequence. According to geological research made by institutes and scholars from the Arctic states the Arctic is likely to hold the last remaining oil and gas resources of the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Legal Aspects of Port State Control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Kulchytskyy; [2013]
    Keywords : contract of affreightment; flag state control; recognised organisations; flag state implementation; port access; ship’s nationality; port state jurisdiction; seafarers’ right; protection of marine environment; shipping safety; port state control; international law; Maritime law; marine insurance; undue detention; time charter parties; off-hire clause; UNCLOS; SOLAS; MARPOL; STCW; MLC; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Port state control plays a central role in maritime safety and protection of marine environment and it becomes more significant in protection of seafarers’ rights. This thesis integrates discussion and consideration of different legal aspect of PSC in order to present a comprehensive view on it. READ MORE