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The Resource Neither Star Wars nor sanctuary : constraining the military uses of space, Michael E. O'Hanlon

Neither Star Wars nor sanctuary : constraining the military uses of space, Michael E. O'Hanlon

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Neither Star Wars nor sanctuary : constraining the military uses of space
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Neither Star Wars nor sanctuary
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constraining the military uses of space
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Michael E. O'Hanlon
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Language
eng
Summary
Space has been militarized for over four decades. Should it now be weaponized? This incisive and insightful book argues that it should not. Since the cold war, space has come to harbor many tools of the tactical warfighter. Satellites have long been used to provide strategic communication, early warning of missile launch, and arms control verification. The U.S. armed forces increasingly use space assets to locate and strike targets on the battlefield. To date, though, no country deploys destructive weapons in space, for use against space or Earth targets, and no country possesses ground-based
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non fiction
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Neither Star Wars nor sanctuary : constraining the military uses of space, Michael E. O'Hanlon
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Neither Star Wars nor sanctuary : constraining the military uses of space, Michael E. O'Hanlon
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7864/j.ctt1gpcd13
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-164) and index
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
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Contents
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction -- 2. A brief primer on space and satellites -- 3. Current threats and technology trends -- 4. A future Taiwan Strait conflict -- 5. Arms control in space -- 6. Preserving U.S. dominance while slowing the weaponization of space -- Notes -- Index
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1 online resource (xiii, 173 pages)
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9780815796473
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illustrations
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