Law of the sea

Susan Breau

in Q & A Revision Guide International Law 2013 and 2014

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199661961
Published online October 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191764295 | DOI:

Series: Law Questions & Answers

Law of the sea

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The Q&A series offer the best preparation for tackling exam questions. Each book includes typical questions, bullet-pointed answer plans and suggested answers, author commentary and illustrative diagrams and flowcharts. This chapter presents sample exam questions about the law of the sea. The focus is on the particular complications in determining the various legal regimes governing the sea. The questions consider the important treaty in this area, the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea 1982 with its definitions of the various types of seas, including the territorial sea, continental shelf, exclusive economic zones, and the high seas.

Keywords: United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea 1982; territorial sea; continental shelf; exclusive economic zones; high seas

Chapter.  6964 words. 

Subjects: International Law ; Study and Revision

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