Geopolitical Cultures of Outer Space: The British Interplanetary Society, 1933–1965

  title={Geopolitical Cultures of Outer Space: The British Interplanetary Society, 1933–1965},
  author={Oliver Dunnett},
  pages={452 - 473}
ABSTRACT This paper identifies and critically examines the British Interplanetary Society’s geopolitics of outer space from 1933 to 1965, presenting a critical astropolitics of outer space in contributing to the critique of neo-classical astropolitics. The paper identifies three distinct periods in the changing geopolitical outlook of the BIS, the first being the idealist internationalism of the early years of the Society, the second concerning narratives surrounding the formation of the… 

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