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Space Age Gladiators

By: A.K. Sachdev

Price: $11.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104476

ISBN: 8186019367

Condition: New


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Outer Space: Weapons, Diplomacy and Security

By: Alexei Arbatov & Vladimir Dvorkin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104275

ISBN: 9789381904947

Condition: New


The world faces numerous security concerns-from nuclear proliferation to terrorism to climate change-that cannot be resolved by one nation alone. And unilateral military force will not defeat transnational threats. In this era of global challenges, one issue requires urgent attention that is out of this world the militarization of space. In Outer Space -Weapons, Diplomacy and Security, leading Russian experts analyze the space weapons programs of world powers. As countries try to avoid a catastrophic new arms race in space, the book details the political, military, technical and legal problems... View more info

Outer Space: Security and Legal Challenges

By: Dr G.S. Sachdeva

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104404

ISBN: 9789380502281

Condition: New


Man has reached the final frontier and breached it too. Historically, the advent into outer space was a spin-off of military adventurism, yet it has laid bare myriad opportunities for scientific exploration, peaceful uses and excavation of natural resources. Each aspect offers great potential for the benefit of mankind and improvement in the quality of life.Till lately, most of the space activities were carried out within the public domain by military personnel. This trend has abated and private enterprise has entered the arena in a big way in telecommunications, broadcasting, remote-sensing a... View more info

Outer Space: Law, Policy and Governance

By: G.S. Sachdevae

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104283

ISBN: 9789381904886

Condition: New


In the wake of the euphoria consequent to the Soviet space forays and the US landing on the moon, innovative space law evolved rather rapidly in just two decades and then came a stalemate. In this hasty growth of nascent space law, some gaps remained, some inadvertently due to lack of vision and some deliberately, due to lack of consensus or because half-baked concepts remained pending till the achievement of a better understanding of space phenomena or development of supportive technology. These issues have since started jumping to centre-stage and this book falls in this niche of deficiencie... View more info

Militralisation of Space

By: Kaza Lalitendra

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104405

ISBN: 9789380502076

Condition: New


The first three chapters of the book examines the evolution of space for military use; the study of the legal framework governing the use of outer space that has enabled the militarisation of space; and the complexities of defining the fine line that separates militarisation and weaponisation of space. Chapter Four and Five provide an in-depth coverage on the military space capabilities of China and select Asian countries. Chapter Six highlights India’s civilian space capabilities. It argues that notwithstanding the complex regional geo-political and geo-strategic environment, India has show... View more info