Traditionally, one of the most effective means for the wider transmission of new ideas and knowledge in higher education has been through scholarly publication. This is the principal mechanism whereby universities assemble, store and disseminate the findings of their research. It is also important as a mechanism by which WMU its global responsibilities under our Charter to provide an international focus for networking and collaboration.
WMU Publications has been established as the route for publishing of scholarly books on maritime affairs written by WMU staff and external maritime experts linked to the University.
Maritime Law in Motion
This book provides valuable insights into various contemporary issues in public and private maritime law, including interdisciplinary aspects. The public law topics addressed include public international law and law of the sea, while a variety of private law topics are explored, e.g. commercial maritime law, conflict of laws, and new developments in the application of advanced technologies to maritime law issues.
WMU Empowering Women in the Maritime Community - Conference Report
On 24 September 2019, the World Maritime University released the Conference Report for the WMU Third International Women’s Conference on Empowering Women in the Maritime Community that was held in April of the same year.
Transport 2040: Automation, Technology, Employment - The Future of Work
On 15 January 2019, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the World Maritime University (WMU) launched a flagship report entitled: “Transport 2040: Automation Technology Employment - the Future of Work”.
WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs
Shipping Operations Management
This book focuses on the management of ship operations, an activity that requires integrative knowledge and technical expertise that spans various disciplines. As such, ship operations personnel are
Maritime Governance and Control – Rights and Obligations of States in Maritime Safety, Security and Environmental Protection
World Maritime University
Maritime Governance and Control – Rights and Obligations of States in Maritime Safety, Security and Environmental Protection, is a compilation of materials developed over the many years of Jørgen
Maritime Women: Global Leadership
Editors: Dr. Momoko Kitada, Erin Williams, and Dr. Lisa Loloma Froholdt
This exciting new WMU book series' volume features the first attempt to include detailed experiences of women in the maritime
The Shipping Industry, Ocean Governance and Environmental Law in the Paradigm Shift
The publication examines the corpus of status quo environmental legal regime, geographical issues and redundant “stakeholder claims” that persist in the Arctic. Consideration is given to different