This book surveys all aspects of Brazilian ocean policy: domestic influences, naval affairs, shipping, and fishing. National ocean policy is related to international politics through analysis of Brazil's participation at international maritime conferences and its maritime relation with other states.
1. The Sea in Brazilian Foreign Policy 2. Brazilian Ocean Policy in Domestic Politics 3. Brazilian Ocean Policy in Historical Perspective 4. Brazil at the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea 5. Naval Trends 6. Naval Interests and Missions 7. Ocean Resources 8. Shipping 9. Brazilian Ocean Policy in Comparative Perspective