SPACE: The race for mineral rights ‘The sky is no longer the limit’ Lessons from earth!

Sarah Fox

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Abstract

The paper considers a little explored area in terms of mining in Space.

•The US Federal Act which looks to stake a claim in Space is explored.

•The research is undertaken by a lawyer specializing in law and conflicting policy areas.

•Profit and commercialization vs. mankind's rights and heritage are considered.

•There is unique comparative analysis of other Treaties and Conventions – e.g. Law of the Sea, etc.

•Comparative conflicts are also analyzed – e.g. within the South China Sea.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)165-178
JournalResources Policy
Volume49
Early online date30 May 2016
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2016

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SPACE: The race for mineral rights ‘The sky is no longer the limit’ Lessons from earth! / Fox, Sarah.

In: Resources Policy, Vol. 49, 09.2016, p. 165-178.

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