Space Law


The chapter gives an overview of the binding and non-binding international norms which govern and regulate the activities of states and other actors in outer space. It covers the key agendas and challenges being addressed within international space law in the wake of advancements in technology and greater access to outer space by multiple actors. For a comprehensive view of the subject, the chapter gives an overview of the nature of space laws within national systems, and the interface of space law with other fields of law namely environmental law, human rights law, and intellectual property law.

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Deepa Kansra
Jawaharlal Nehru University


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