This article examines the process by which ATCM recommended measures are created, the status of these instruments under international law, and the implementation record by Antarctic Treaty governments for these instruments since 1961.
Christopher C. Joyner,
Recommended Measures Under the Antarctic Treaty: Hardening Compliance with Soft International Law,
Mich. J. Int'l L.
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