Crash Course in Space Policy

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Dominique M. Awis

BA Political Science

College of Charleston

May 2015

 

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Crash Course U.S. Space Policy 

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4 Week Course

     

Week 1:

The Space Race, Creation of NASA, and Space History

Space Act of 1958

http://history.nasa.gov/spaceact.html

 

 

Logsdon, Introduction and Chapter One

Logsdon, John. Decision to Go to the Moon. 1970. MIT.

 

 

Sadeh, “Historical Dimensions of Space Age,” by Launius

Sadeh, Eligar. Space Politics and Policy. 2002/3. Kluwer Academic Publishers

Week 2:

 

Rationales for Space Exploration

 Sadeh, “Rationales of the Space Program,” by Handberg

 

 

Launius, Chapter 2

http://history.nasa.gov/SP-2006-4702/chapters/chapter2.pdf

Week 3:

 

US Presidents and space exploration

 Logsdon, “10 presidents and NASA”

http://www.nasa.gov/50th/50th_magazine/10presidents.html

 

 

Sadeh, “Presidents and Space Policy,” by Krug

Week 4:

 

Congress and space exploration

  Sadeh, “Congress and Space Policy,” by Johnson-Freese

 

 

Hogan, Chapter 6. “SEI, Policy Streams, and Punctuated Equilibrium”

Hogan, Thor. Mars Wars. 2007. 

http://history.nasa.gov/sp4410.pdf

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