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“Dual Containment” Policy in the Persian Gulf
“Dual Containment” Policy in the Persian Gulf
A. Edwards
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book offers a concise account of US 'dual containment' policy towards Iran and Iraq during the 1990s, an overlooked era between the tumult of the liberation of Kuwait and the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. In particular, it uses a theo...
“Soft” Counterinsurgency: Human Terrain Teams and US Military Strategy in Iraq and Afghanistan
“Soft” Counterinsurgency: Human Terrain Teams and US...
Paul Joseph
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:"Soft" Counterinsurgency reviews the promises and achievements of Human Terrain Teams, the small groups of social scientists that were eventually embedded in every combat brigade in Iraq and Afghanistan.
A Brief History of International Criminal Law and International Criminal Court
A Brief History of International Criminal Law and International...
Cenap Çakmak
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers a historical presentation of how international criminal law has evolved from a national setting to embodying a truly international outlook. As a growing part of international law this is an area that has attracted growing attention a...
A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats
A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats
Eugenio Cusumano...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This edited volume provides scholars and practitioners with an in-depth examination of the role of civil-military cooperation in addressing hybrid threats. As they combine the simultaneous employment of conventional and non-conventional tools and tar...
A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention
A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention
Mary Michele Connellan...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição: This edited collection develops a gendered lens for genocide prevention by uncovering socially constructed gender roles which are crucial for the onset, form and prevention of genocide and mass atrocities. This volume draws on contemporary feminist ...
A Hermeneutic Analysis of Military Operations in Afghanistan
A Hermeneutic Analysis of Military Operations in ...
Garrett J. Lawless...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book introduces the field of hermeneutics through a critique of military operations in Afghanistan. Following a brief survey of modern political history of the country, the authors examine the link between cultural factors and the inefficiency ...
A History of International Political Theory
A History of International Political Theory
Hartmut Behr
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Contemporary theory of international politics faces a twofold problem: the critical engagement with legacies of national power politics in connection to 20th Century International Relations and the regeneration of notions of humanity. This book contr...
A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?
A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?
Nick Ritchie
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:President Obama and the UK Labour and Coalition governments have all backed the renewed momentum for serious progress towards a world free of nuclear weapons, whilst the UK finds itself embarked on a controversial and expensive programme to renew its...
African Security Politics Redefined
African Security Politics Redefined
K. Dokken
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This book analyzes recent alterations in African security politics, focusing on regionalization of civil wars, transnational aspects of African conflicts, African regional peacekeeping efforts, the privatization of security in Africa, and the role of...
After The Bomb
After The Bomb
M. Grant
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Civil defence was an integral part of Britain's modern history. Throughout the cold war it was a central response of the British Government to the threat of war. This book will be the first history of the preparations to fight a nuclear war taken in ...
Aid, Peacebuilding and the Resurgence of War
Aid, Peacebuilding and the Resurgence of War
S. Holt
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:As one of South Asia's oldest democracies Sri Lanka is a critical case to examine the limits of a liberal peace, peacebuilding and external engagement in the settlement of civil wars. Based on nine years of research, and more than 100 interviews with...
America, Pakistan, and the India Factor
America, Pakistan, and the India Factor
N. Mohanty
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book is not just an update to studies of Middle Eastern policy and diplomacy, but an in-depth analysis that covers the United States' foreign and strategic policy from the days of President Roosevelt to President Obama and Pakistan's sec...