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Theory of warfare & military science

Hardcover. Since the Cold War, humanitarian interventions have transitioned through a range of stages. These 12 essays focus on the challenges associated with interventions, conflict and attendant human rights violations, unmitigated and systematic violence, state re-building, and issues associated with human mobility and dislocation. Editor(s): Warren, Aiden; Grenfell, Damian. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: GTJ; JKSR; JPS; JWA; LBBS; LBBV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474423816
ISBN
9781474423816

€ 92.53
€ 83.74

Paperback. A study of the evolving 'national styles' of conducting insurgencies and counter-insurgency, as influenced by transnational trends, ideas and practices. Editor(s): Heuser, Beatrice; Shamir, Eitan. Num Pages: 350 pages. BIC Classification: HBTB; HBW; JWA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 24. Weight in Grams: 556.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316501009
ISBN
9781316501009

€ 27.64

Paperback. Editor(s): Soeters, Joseph; Shields, Patricia M. Num Pages: 336 pages, 17 black & white tables, 5 black & white halftones, 14 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: JHBC; JPWS; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 177 x 245 x 27. Weight in Grams: 644.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138200852
ISBN
9781138200852

€ 61.48

Hardcover. This work challenges the view that the relationship of "democracy", "liberalism", and "war" has been framed in terms of assumptions about the state and the international system. It interrogates the claim that liberal democratic states do not go to war with each other. Editor(s): Barkawi, Tarak; Laffey, Mark. Series: Critical Security Studies. Num Pages: 250 pages. BIC Classification: JPA; JPFK; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 164 x 19. .
Publisher
Lynne Rienner Pub
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781555879556
ISBN
9781555879556

€ 105.47

Paperback. This book provides a stimulating discussion of, and introduction to, just war theory. Editor(s): Evans, Mark. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 156 x 233 x 15. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748620753
ISBN
9780748620753

€ 31.25

Hardcover. Editor(s): Tikhonov, Vladimir; Brekke, Torkel. Series: Routledge Studies in Religion. Num Pages: 276 pages, 12 black & white illustrations, 1 black & white tables, 12 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1F; HRAM2; HRE; JFFE; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 159 x 230 x 18. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
276
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415536967
ISBN
9780415536967

€ 148.99

Hardcover. This book provides a stimulating discussion of, and introduction to, just war theory. Editor(s): Evans, Mark. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 516.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748620746
ISBN
9780748620746

€ 102.00

Hardcover. This book explains the period of great power peace in the last fifty years and outlines the path to perpetuating it. Drawing on the Realist tradition and challenging conventional wisdom about the causes of American primacy, Baron explores contributions to peace made by the balance of power, nuclear weapons, democracy and globalization. Series: Palgrave Studies in International Relations. Num Pages: 280 pages, 11 figures, 7 black & white tables. BIC Classification: JPA; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 138 x 223 x 20. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
280
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2013th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137299475
ISBN
9781137299475

€ 96.48

Hardcover. This book considers how the way we think about law affects the way we make war and how the way we think about war affects the way we make law. Num Pages: 340 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; 1KBB; JWA; LBBS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 242 x 166 x 27. Weight in Grams: 676.
Publisher
Hart Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
340
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849460934
ISBN
9781849460934

€ 56.30

Hardcover. Unlike most books on the ethics of war, this book rejects the 'just war' tradition, proposing a virtue ethics of war to take its place. Like torture, war cannot be justified. It answers the question: 'If war is a very great evil, would a leader with courage, justice, compassion, and all the other moral virtues ever choose to fight a war?' Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 220 x 146 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137263407
ISBN
9781137263407

€ 96.48

Hardcover. * Compact introduction to the nature of war designed to explain today's conflicts Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HPS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 146 x 22. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers)Ltd
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849040891
ISBN
9781849040891

€ 49.99
€ 49.98

Hardcover. As their roles become more demanding, specialised and far removed from their own inborn predispositions, will the military require ever more years of 'programming'? Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: JWA; JWM; PDR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 148 x 27. Weight in Grams: 562.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849042543
ISBN
9781849042543

€ 39.57

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752499673
ISBN
9780752499673

€ 12.81

Paperback. A new edition of the leading book on this subject that takes a serious account of the most recent developments, with new entries on terrorism and counterterrorism. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784991333
ISBN
9781784991333

€ 23.99
€ 23.93

Paperback. Num Pages: 244 pages. BIC Classification: JPWS; JWA; JWM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 218 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Polity
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509502325
ISBN
9781509502325

€ 25.32

Hardcover. Editor(s): Cuvelier, Gilles. Num Pages: 103 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 164 x 14. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Number of pages
103
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628083552
ISBN
9781628083552

€ 180.70
€ 172.61

Hardcover. Following the conquest of Poland by Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union in 1939, hundreds of thousands of Polish families were torn from their homes and sent eastwards to the arctic wastes of Siberia. This book is all about the World War II. Series: General Military. Num Pages: 600 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JJH; HBJD; HBWN; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 298 x 264 x 44. Weight in Grams: 2252.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472816030
ISBN
9781472816030

€ 33.99
€ 25.09

Hardcover. Examining the dialectic of war and peace between the outbreak of WWI and the Russian annexation of Crimea in 2014, this book compares globalization with the interwar period. It examines how the first decade's positive peace, diplomacy, and hopes were replaced by negative peace, and explains the growing role of military strategy in that period. Num Pages: 210 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1D; GTJ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 217 x 18. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137601490
ISBN
9781137601490

€ 108.15

Hardcover. This book argues that understanding truces is crucial for our ability to wind down wars. We have paid too much attention to the idea of permanent peace, yet few conflicts end in this way. The book describes how truce makers think, which truces can be morally justified and provides a philosophical history of truce making in the Western tradition. Series: Palgrave Studies in Ethics and Public Policy. Num Pages: 136 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 143 x 14. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137385949
ISBN
9781137385949

€ 90.64

Paperback. In this accessible and authoritative Very Short Introduction, Richard English considers what modern warfare is and what it achieves. Addressing our assumptions about war in the modern period, and drawing upon direct accounts of warfare, he considers its impact on society, culture, economics, as well its future. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 152 pages, Approx 11 black and white illustrations and maps. BIC Classification: HBW; JPS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 176 x 121 x 8. Weight in Grams: 120.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199607891
ISBN
9780199607891

€ 10.99
€ 10.18

Hardcover. Gardner examines the causes and consequences of Russia's annexation of Crimea. By analyzing alliance formations and the consequences of other annexations in world history, the book urges an alternative US-NATO-European-Japanese strategy toward both Russia and China in the effort to prevent a renewed arms race, if not global war. Num Pages: 264 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 149 x 223 x 20. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137546760
ISBN
9781137546760

€ 70.76
€ 26.85

Hardcover. The causes of war - why people fight - is one of the big questions of human existence. Azar Gat's book, ranging from the beginning of prehistory to the 21st century, offers a definitive answer to the lingering mystery. Num Pages: 320 pages, 20 black & white illustrations and 4 maps. BIC Classification: GTJ; HBW; JPWS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198795025
ISBN
9780198795025

€ 31.99
€ 22.66

Hardcover. Provides a new approach to thinking about security forces and their relationship to state building by examining the past two centuries of armed conflict. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: JPWS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 223 x 24. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Hurst & Co.
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849040815
ISBN
9781849040815

€ 49.99
€ 49.98

Paperback. This book offers a new explanation of military power, highlighting the role of uncertainty in the creation of combat capabilities. Num Pages: 280 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JPS; JWA; JWK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 229 x 19. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316611722
ISBN
9781316611722

€ 32.32

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