The Enclosure of Ocean Resources

In This Review

The Enclosure of Ocean Resources

By Ross D. Eckert
Hoover Press, 1979
390 pp. $16.95
Purchase

The "enclosure" movement is the gradual shift from narrow territorial waters to the now generally accepted 200-mile limit for exploitation of ocean resources. Eckert finds this trend commendable and in tune with economic realities. His book also discusses other aspects of the Law of the Sea and has little good to say about the treaty emerging from the present U.N. conference on that subject.

Enjoy more high quality articles like this one.

Become a Subscriber

  • Paywall-free reading of new articles posted daily online and almost a century of archives
  • Unlock access to iOS/Android apps to save editions for offline reading
  • Six issues a year in print, online, and audio editions
Subscribe Now

More Reviews on Political and Legal From This Issue

Browse All Capsule Reviews

Related Articles

This site uses cookies to improve your user experience. Click here to learn more.

Continue