Prof.Dr. Zou Keyuan is Harris Chair in International Law at the University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom. His specialty is international law and Chinese law. He has published more than 40 refereed articles in more than 20 international journals. His recent books include Law of the Sea in East Asia: Issues and Prospects (London/New York: Routledge, 2005), China's Marine Legal System and the Law of the Sea (Leiden/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff, 2005), and China's Legal Reform: Towards the Rule of Law (Leiden/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff, 2006). He is Member of Editorial Boards of International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law, Ocean Development and International Law, Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy, and Chinese Journal of International Law.