Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-20 of 309 items for:

Caspian Sea x clear all

Show only full text

Refine by subject

 

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Caspian Sea

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

Named after the ancient Caspii who lived on its southwestern shores, the Caspian is the world’s largest inland body of water. Geographically it is a lake, but it is big ...

See overview in Oxford Index

Caspian Sea

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 72 words.

Shallow salt lake, the world's largest inland body of water. The Caspian Sea is enclosed on three sides by Russia,

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea 

Natalia Mirovitskaya.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1723 words.

The Caspian Sea (ancient Caspium Mare, Darya-ye-Khazar in Persian, Kaspi Denzi in Turkmen) is the largest completely enclosed body

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea

Farhad Talaie.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 10980 words.

Go to Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law »  abstract

The Framework Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Caspian Sea

Barbara Janusz.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 5721 words.

The Framework Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Caspian Sea, which concluded recently between Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan, is a great...

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text

Radioactive Contamination of the Caspian Sea

S.M. Vakulovsky and V.B. Chumichev.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

Between 1967 and 1975, the highest levels of radioactive contamination were observed in the northern part of the Caspian Sea and amounted to 100 Bq.m-3 for 90Sr, 19 Bq.m-3 for 137Cs and 11...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Caspian Sea

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

Named after the ancient Caspii who lived on its southwestern shores, the Caspian is the world’s largest inland body of water. Geographically it is a lake, but it is big ...

See overview in Oxford Index

Caspian Sea

in Dictionary Plus Social Sciences

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 71 words.

An enclosed body of water in central Asia, often described as the world’s largest lake, with no water flowing from

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea

Eric Herbert Warmington.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography. 246 words.

Go to Oxford Research Encyclopedias »  abstract

Caspian Sea

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 56 words.

(Azeri: Khazar Denizi; Persian: Daryāye Khezer; Russian: Kaspiyskoye More) Khazarsk, Khvalynsk, Girkansk

Named after the ancient Kaspi people who used

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 56 words.

Named after the ancient Kaspi people who used to inhabit the area to the west. The previous names also come

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 60 words.

Named after the ancient Kaspi people who used to inhabit the area to the west. The previous names also come from local tribes, the last meaning ‘Country of the Wolves’. Although called a...

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea

Eric Herbert Warmington.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 257 words.

(Κασπία θάλασσα, also called ‘Hyrcanian’ from Hyrcania, mod. Gurgan, the area at its SE corner). This large and brackish inland

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 245 words.

(Κασπία θάλασσα, also called ‘Hyrcanian’ from Hyrcania, mod. Gurgan, the area at its SE corner). This large and brackish inland water was correctly described by Herodotus (1. 202) as a...

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Caspian Sea

Guive Mirfendereski.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Maritime History. 11128 words.

Named after the ancient Caspii who lived on its southwestern shores, the Caspian is the world’s largest inland body of

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

The Politics of Natural Resources in the Caspian Sea

Abbas Maleki.

in Environmental Politics in the Middle East

November 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Politics. 10888 words.

This chapter examines the politics of the natural resources of the Caspian Sea as littoral states vie for dominance on energy resources and its routes to the world markets against a...

Go to Oxford Scholarship Online »  abstract

The biology and abundance of kilka (Clupeonella spp.) along the coast of Azerbaijan, Caspian Sea

Elchin V. Mamedov.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5238 words.

In the changing environmental conditions of the Caspian Sea, and specifically following the accidental introduction of the comb jelly Mnemiopsis leidyi from the Azov–Black Sea basin in the...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Mineral magnetic study of Late Quaternary South Caspian Sea sediments: palaeoenvironmental implications

A. Jelinowska, P. Tucholka, F. Guichard, I. Lefèvre, D. Badaut-Trauth, F. Chalié, F. Gasse, N. Tribovillard and A. Desprairies.

in Geophysical Journal International

May 1998; p ublished online May 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 6321 words.

Summary

Magnetic properties of sediments from a core (10 m long) in the southern basin of the Caspian Sea have been investigated. Varying concentrations of...

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text

Integrated fisheries assessment and possible causes for the collapse of anchovy kilka in the Caspian Sea

Georgi M. Daskalov and Elchin V. Mamedov.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

April 2007; p ublished online February 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 5349 words.

Daskalov, G. M., and Mamedov, E. V. 2007. Integrated fisheries assessment and possible causes for the collapse of anchovy kilka in the Caspian Sea. – ICES Journal of Marine...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Field survey and modelling of the Caspian Sea tsunami of 1990 June 20

Amir Salaree and Emile A. Okal.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Volcanology and Seismology. 10634 words.

The Rudbar-Tarom earthquake of 1990 June 20 (M 0 = 1.4 × 1027 dyn cm), the largest one in Iran over the past 35 yr, was accompanied by a small tsunami in the Caspian Sea, which...

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text

The effects of stock enhancement of pikeperch (Sander lucioperca) in Iranian coastal waters of the Caspian Sea

Shahram Abdolmalaki and Iwona Psuty.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

July 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 4880 words.

Abdolmalaki, S., and Psuty, I. 2007. The effects of stock enhancement of pikeperch (Sander lucioperca) in Iranian coastal waters of the Caspian Sea. – ICES Journal of Marine...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract