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War in Space: Strategy, Spacepower, Geopolitics

Bleddyn E. Bowen

Abstract

War in Space presents a theory of spacepower and considers the implications of space technology on strategy and international relations. The spectre of space warfare stalks the major powers as outer space increasingly defines geopolitical and military competition. As satellites have become essential for modern warfare, strategists are asking whether the next major war will begin or be decided in outer space. Only strategic theory can explore the decisiveness and effects of war in space on grand strategy and international relations. Bleddyn E. Bowen applies the wisdom of military strategy to ou ... More

Keywords: International Relations, Space Security, Space Policy, Space Warfare, Strategy, Spacepower, Geopolitics

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781474450485
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2021 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474450485.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Bleddyn E. Bowen, author
University of Leicester

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