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The Resource Asia's space race : national motivations, regional rivalries, and international risks, James Clay Moltz

Asia's space race : national motivations, regional rivalries, and international risks, James Clay Moltz

Label
Asia's space race : national motivations, regional rivalries, and international risks
Title
Asia's space race
Title remainder
national motivations, regional rivalries, and international risks
Statement of responsibility
James Clay Moltz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In contrast to the close cooperation among European states, Asian space activity is characterized by increasing rivalry. If current trends continue, this civilian space competition could become a military race. To better understand the emerging dynamics, James Clay Moltz conducts the first in-depth policy analysis of Asia's fourteen leading space programs, with a special focus on developments in China, Japan, India, and South Korea. Moltz isolates the domestic motivations driving Asia's space actors, revisiting critical events such as China's 2007 antisatellite weapons test and its
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moltz, James Clay
Dewey number
629.4/1095
Index
index present
LC call number
TL789.8.A78
LC item number
M65 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary Asia in the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space race
  • Astronautics and state
  • Astronautics and state
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Astronautics and state
  • Space race
  • Asia
  • United States
Label
Asia's space race : national motivations, regional rivalries, and international risks, James Clay Moltz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Asia's new presence in space -- Asian space developments: motivations and trends -- The Japanese space program: moving toward "normalcy" -- The Chinese space program: from turbulent past to promising future -- The Indian space program: rising to a challenge -- The South Korean space program: emerging from dependency -- Emerging Asian space programs: Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, North Korea, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam -- Asia's space race: implications for regional and global policy
Control code
769101896
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231527576
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgr0p2
  • 2bc03597-3a64-4763-8fa2-4618f3c35c4f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769101896
Label
Asia's space race : national motivations, regional rivalries, and international risks, James Clay Moltz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Asia's new presence in space -- Asian space developments: motivations and trends -- The Japanese space program: moving toward "normalcy" -- The Chinese space program: from turbulent past to promising future -- The Indian space program: rising to a challenge -- The South Korean space program: emerging from dependency -- Emerging Asian space programs: Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, North Korea, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam -- Asia's space race: implications for regional and global policy
Control code
769101896
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231527576
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgr0p2
  • 2bc03597-3a64-4763-8fa2-4618f3c35c4f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769101896

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