Legacies and Change in Polar Sciences: Historical, Legal and Political Reflections on the International Polar Year

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Jessica Michelle Shadian, Monica Tennberg
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2009 - Political Science - 213 pages
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A distinct contribution to ongoing research focusing on the relationship between science, international politics, law and history. The book provides case study analyses of the politics of science in and around the International Polar Year of 2007-2009
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
More than Just Weather
9
Science Cooperation and Conflict in the Arctic Region
63
Functions and Meanings
73
Antarctic Science Politics and IPY Legacies
101
The Formation and Context of the Chilean Antarctic
145
Scientific Laboratories
189
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Jessica Shadian is a Senior Researcher at the High North Center for Business and Governance, Bodo Graduate School for Business, Norway Monica Tennberg is Research Professor at the Arctic Centre, University of Lapland, Finland.

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