2013

Asian Space Race: Rhetoric or Reality?

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ISBN: 978-81-322-0732-0 (Print) 978-81-322-0733-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-6

      Structure of the Book

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 7-25

      Concept of Asia and Relevance of Space Technologies

  3. Asian Space Narratives

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Pages 29-42

      West Asia’s Investments in Space Technologies

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      Pages 43-58

      Pakistan’s Space Capabilities

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      Pages 59-67

      India’s Space Programme

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      Pages 69-77

      East Asia’s Space Agenda

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      Pages 79-93

      China’s Space Programme

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      Pages 95-108

      Japan’s Space Programme

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      Pages 109-121

      Space Investments: Southeast Asia

  4. Strategic Implications of Space Technologies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-123

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      Pages 125-141

      Missile and Nuclear Conundrums

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      Pages 143-157

      Satellite Navigation and Asia

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      Pages 159-180

      Deep Space Agenda

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      Pages 181-203

      Militarisation and Weaponisation

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      Pages 205-217

      Space Shuttle and Space Station

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      Pages 219-234

      Space Power Soft Power

  5. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 235-235

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 237-253

      Future of Asian Space Powers

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      Pages 255-272

      Scrutinising the Race

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 273-279