Books & Chapters

Book Cover: Space and Security: A Reference Handbook

Space and Security: A Reference Handbook

March 31, 2011

Peter Hays, Adjunct Professor

 

Space and Security: A Reference HandbookPeter L. Hays, Author, Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, March 2011.

 

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.

Book Cover: Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays

Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays

February 28, 2011

Peter Hays, Adjunct Professor

 

Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays, Peter L. Hays, and Charles D. Lutes and with Vincent A Manzo, Lisa M. Yambrick, and M. Elaine Bunn, eds. National Defense Univ. Pr., February 2011.

 

Book cover: The Computing Machines of Charles Babbage

The Computing Machines of Charles Babbage

January 31, 2011

David Alan GrierAssociate Professor of International Science and Technology Policy and International Affairs

 

The Computing Machines of Charles Babbage, David Alan Grier, Los Alamitos, CA: IEEE Computer Society, January 2011.

 

Includes seven classic articles from IEEE Annals of the History of Computing and an all-new essay on Babbage by David Alan Grier.

With original introductory materials, the new essay "Overview of Babbage's Computing Machines," and a list of supplementary references, this EssentialSet adds depth and context to seven papers about Babbage's machines.