Title Science, geopolitics and the governance of Antarctica
Author Naylor, S.; Siegert, M.; Dean, K.; Turchetti, S.
Author Affil Naylor, S., University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom. Other: University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom; British Library, United Kingdom; University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Source Nature Geoscience, 1(3), p.143-145, . Publisher: Nature Publishing Group, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 1752- 0894
Publication Date Mar. 2008
Notes In English. 13 refs. Ant. Acc. No: 88465
Index Terms Antarctica; Arctic region; polar regions; geopolitics; history; international cooperation; International Geophysical Year; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; programs; research
Abstract The International Polar Year 2007-08 became a background for discussions on science, geopolitics and the governance of Antarctica. This article summarizes the issue of oversight and territorial claims in both the Arctic and Antarctic regions. (mte)
URL http://hdl.handle.net/10.1038/ngeo138
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 300052