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Studies in Space Policy

A Fresh View on the Outer Space Treaty

Editors: Froehlich, Annette (Ed.)

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  • Reveals how the next generation images the future exploration of outer space
    Outlines how the legal regime for space activties could change in the future
    Presents a fresh look on the Outer Space Treaty

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On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Outer Space Treaty this book gives a first insight into where the next generation considers room for further improvement of the Outer Space Treaty in order to cope with upcoming aspects such as providing solutions for the emerging commercial, economic, environmental and social questions. At the time of the adoption of the Outer Space Treaty in 1967 the purpose of this treaty was to avoid conflicting military situations in space. However, 50 years later the Outer Space Treaty is in demand to meet the ever increasing space activities and the different actors involved such as the rise of the private sector players.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)
  • Emergence of Environmental Protection Clauses in Outer Space Treaty: A Lesson from the Rio Principles

    Pages 1-13

    Chung, Gordon

  • Legal Consequences of Environmental Pollution in Outer Space

    Pages 15-30

    Pavesi, Giulia

  • Intentional Destruction of Satellites in Relation to International Peace and Security

    Pages 31-38

    Gairiseb, Alexander

  • Peacekeeping Operations in Outer Space: Contradictions in Article IV of the Outer Space Treaty

    Pages 39-47

    Baratto, Eduardo Bressel

  • Wild Military Operations in Outer Space: A Sword of Damocles Hanging over the Future of Space Environment and Space Activities

    Pages 49-58

    Frigoli, Matteo

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
A Fresh View on the Outer Space Treaty
Editors
  • Annette Froehlich
Series Title
Studies in Space Policy
Series Volume
13
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-70434-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-70434-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-70433-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-88936-8
Series ISSN
1868-5307
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 87
Number of Illustrations
1 illustrations in colour
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