The Law of Naval Warfare – Timeless Rules, Modern Challenges

Stephens,D. and Stubbs, M. (2019) Chapter 1 The Law of Naval Warfare – Timeless Rules, Modern Challenges in Stephens,D. and Stubbs, M. (eds), The Law of Naval Warfare (LexisNexis Butterworths, 2019).pp 1-10

U. of Adelaide Law Research Paper No. 2020-73

Posted: 7 Jul 2020

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Dale Stephens

Adelaide Research Unit on Military Law and Ethics (RUMLAE)

Matthew T. Stubbs

University of Adelaide - School of Law

Date Written: July 1, 2020

Abstract

The law of naval warfare is enjoying a renaissance. Clearly articulating the rules of international law applicable to naval conflict is more relevant now than in living memory, with rising naval tensions in the South China Sea constantly in the news, and great power naval rivalries brewing in both the Indian and Pacific Oceans.

Keywords: South China Sea, law of naval warfare, naval warfare

JEL Classification: k10

Suggested Citation

Stephens, Dale and Stubbs, Matthew T., The Law of Naval Warfare – Timeless Rules, Modern Challenges (July 1, 2020). Stephens,D. and Stubbs, M. (2019) Chapter 1 The Law of Naval Warfare – Timeless Rules, Modern Challenges in Stephens,D. and Stubbs, M. (eds), The Law of Naval Warfare (LexisNexis Butterworths, 2019).pp 1-10, U. of Adelaide Law Research Paper No. 2020-73, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3639763

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