Space Law: Development and Scope


This volume presents an analysis of the historical background, current status, and future development of space law by noted legal scholars. It focuses on a distinct and growing field of international law that incorporates both public and private law. Specific areas covered are scientific and technical aspects of space and space law; the United Nations and other institutional arrangements; national regulatory aspects; satellite applications; commercialization; dispute settlement; and case law.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Hamilton Desaussure
  • Vladimír Kopal
  • Nandasiri Jasentuliyana
  • Stephen Gorove
  • Vladlen S. Vereshchetin
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1992


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