eBook Space And Security: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Peter L. Hays
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  • ISBN-10: 1598844229
  • ISBN-13: 9781598844221
  • DDC: 629.40973
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 289 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

This thorough examination of the roots and motivations for U.S. national security space policy provides an essential foundation for considering current space security issues.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Tables.
Preface.
1: Background and History.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Worldwide Perspectives.
4: Chronology.
5: Biographical Sketches.
6: Abrahamson, James A. (May 19, 1933– ).
7: Aldridge, Edward C. (“Pete”) (August 18, 1938– ).
8: Augustine, Norman R. (July 27, 1935– ).
9: Beggs, James M. (January 9, 1926– ).
10: Bush, George H. W. (June 12, 1924– ).
11: Bush, George W. (July 6, 1946– ).
12: Cambone, Stephen A. (June 22, 1952– ).
13: Carter, James E. Jr. (October 1, 1924– ).
14: Clinton, William J. (August 19, 1946– ).
15: Dryden, Hugh L. (July 2, 1898–December 2, 1965).
16: Eisenhower, Dwight D. (October 14, 1890–March 28, 1969).
17: Estes, Howell M. III(December 16, 1941– ).
18: Fletcher, James C. (June 5, 1919–December 22, 1991).
19: Ford, Gerald R. (July 14, 1913–December 26, 2006).
20: Glennan, T. Keith (September 8, 1905–April 11, 1995).
21: Goldin, Daniel S. (July 23, 1940– ).
22: Graham, Daniel O. (April 13, 1925–December 31, 1995).
23: Griffin, Michael D. (November 1, 1949– ).
24: Henry, Richard C. (1925– ).
25: Herres, Robert T. (December 1, 1932–July 24, 2008).
26: Jastrow, Robert(September 7, 1925–February 8, 2008).
27: Johnson, Lyndon B. (August 27, 1908–January 22, 1973).
28: Kennedy, John F. (May 29, 1917–November 22, 1963).
29: Keyworth II, George A. (November 30, 1939– ).
30: Killian, James R. Jr. (July 24, 1904–January 29, 1988).
31: Kistiakowsky, George(November 18, 1900–December 7, 1982).
32: Mark, Hans M. (June 17, 1929– ).
33: McElroy, Neil H. (October 30, 1904–November 30, 1972).
34: McNamara, Robert S. (June 9, 1919–July 6, 2009).
35: Medaris, John B. (May 12, 1902–July 11, 1990).
36: Moorman, Thomas S. Jr. (1940– ).
37: Nixon, Richard M. (January 9, 1913–April 22, 1994).
38: Obama, Barack H. (August 4, 1961– ).
39: Paine, Thomas O. (November 9, 1921–May 4, 1992).
40: Phillips, Samuel C. (February 19, 1921– January 31, 1990).
41: Piotrowski, John L. (1934– ).
42: Quarles, Donald A. (July 30, 1894–May 8, 1959).
43: Reagan, Ronald W. (February 6, 1911–June 5, 2004).
44: Rumsfeld, Donald H. (January 9, 1932– ).
45: Schriever, Bernard A. (September 14, 1910–June 20, 2005).
46: Braun, Wernher von (March 23, 1912–June 16, 1977).
47: Webb, James E. (October 7, 1906–March 27, 1992).
48: Weinberger, Caspar W. (August 18, 1917–March 28, 2006).
49: White, Thomas D. (August 6, 1901–December 22, 1965).
50: Wiesner, Jerome B. (May 30, 1915–October 21, 1994).
51: Data and Documents.
52: Directory of Organizations.
53: Resources.
List of Acronyms.
Index.
About the Author.