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Contemporary Maritime Piracy
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: James Kraska
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This volume provides a concise introduction to the issues and debates regarding modern piracy, including naval operations, law, and diplomacy, and focuses on the recent surge of attacks off the coasts of Africa and Asia. * Includes maps and relevant key documents * Provides a bibliography of sources of additional
Contemporary Maritime Piracy in Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Adam J. Young
Categories: Economic development
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03-30 - Publisher: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies

This book explores contemporary maritime piracy in Southeast Asia, demonstrating the utility of using historical context in developing policy approaches that will address the roots of this resurgent phenomenon. The depth and breadth of historical piracy help highlight causative factors of contemporary piracy, which are immersed in the socio-cultural matrix
Maritime Security: Counter-Terrorism Lessons from Maritime Piracy and Narcotics Interdiction
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: E.R. Lucas, S. Rivera-Paez, T. Crosbie
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-04 - Publisher: IOS Press

It can be easy to forget the critical role that maritime transport plays in the global economy, but international maritime transportation is still responsible for around 90% of global trade. Protecting the maritime infrastructure essential for this trade from terrorism is a major concern for the international community. This book
The Resurgence of Sea Piracy in Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 131
Authors: Eric Frécon
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-03 - Publisher: Institut de recherche sur l’Asie du Sud-Est contemporaine

Eric Frécon's study starkly reveals the fragility of the internal societies and the inadequate regulation of the Asian region by boldly plunging into a reality- that of piracy- that during the Cold War had been habitually restricted to notes of secret agents or for the reports of some original journalists.
Modern Maritime Piracy
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Robert C. McCabe
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-14 - Publisher: Routledge

This book examines the complex phenomena of modern maritime piracy. The work offers a cutting-edge analysis of modern maritime piracy in the two most pirate-prone regions – southeast Asia and northeast Africa – from the late twentieth century to the modern day. These case studies present a detailed exploration of