The environmental element in space law [electronic resource] :assessing the present and charting the future / by Lotta Viikari.
By: Viikari, Lotta.Material type: BookSeries: Studies in space law: 3.Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 396 p.).ISBN: 9789047433552 (electronic bk.); 9047433556 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Space law | Aeronautics -- Environmental aspects -- Finland | Derecho espacial -- Finlandia | Aeron�autica -- Aspectos ambientales -- Finlandia | LAW -- Air & Space | Aeronautics -- Environmental aspects | Space law | FinlandGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 341.4/7 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral), 2007.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-358) and index.
Environmental problems related to space activities -- Space law from an environmental perspective -- International environmental law in the space sector -- From general principles to practicable rules.
Examines the international legal regimes in space law and environmental law in order to ascertain their applicability and efficacy in addressing environmental threats in the space sector. This book suggests mechanisms which could improve environmental protection in the sector and strengthen the environmental element in space law.
Description based on print version record.