A Brief Introduction to the Principal Provisions of the International Legal Regime Governing Fisheries in the EEZ

  • William R. Edeson


Fish Stock Coastal State Exclusive Economic Zone Maximum Sustained Yield Precautionary Approach 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • William R. Edeson
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Maritime StudiesUniversity of WollongongWollongongAustralia
  2. 2.TurnerAustralia

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