Book Review: The New Nationalism and the Use of Common Spaces: Issues in Marine Pollution and the Exploitation of Antartica

| January 1, 1983

As attention focuses upon the Antartic continent and other common international spaces as possible targets for development, decisionmakers mut be sensitive to the myriad, complex problems involved with such development. The development of Antartica, the subject of this study, must be attempted only after careful though and must progress incrementally. Two tensions, however, operate to distract us from studied development. They are resource scarcity and growing nationalism.