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Theory of warfare & military science

Hardcover. Provocative look at contemporary conflicts - wars taking place in resource rich countries filled with impoverished people Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: HBWS; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. .
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers)Ltd
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849042697
ISBN
9781849042697

€ 57.37

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

€ 113.37

Hardcover. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: JWA; JWKT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 165 x 31. Weight in Grams: 650.
Publisher
Naval Institute Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781682470039
ISBN
9781682470039

€ 55.44

Hardcover. Britain, Denmark and Germany all deployed soldiers soon after the 9/11 attacks, yet their role in Afghanistan and the casualty rates suffered, have been vastly different. This book looks at how their casualties influenced the framing of the war by analysing the political discourse about the casualties. Num Pages: 188 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DFG; 1DND; GTJ; HPS; JWA; JWJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 242 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Ashgate Pub Co
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472416490
ISBN
9781472416490

€ 156.24

Paperback. HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. Series: Collins Classics. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HPDF; JWA; JWKT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 110 x 8. Weight in Grams: 68.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007420124
ISBN
9780007420124

€ 5.04

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

€ 95.00

Hardcover. Through an in-depth analysis of the multifaceted manifestations of gender and conflict, this book shows how cognition and behaviour, agency and victimization, are gendered beyond the popular stereotypes. Conflict not only reconfirms social hierarchies and power relations. Editor(s): Frerks, Georg; Ypeij, Annelou; Konig, Reinhilde. Series Editor(s): Gardiner Barber, Professor Pauline; Marchand, Professor Marianne H.; Parpart, Professor Jane L. Series: Gender in a Global/Local World. Num Pages: 298 pages. BIC Classification: GTJ; JFSJ; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 164 x 241 x 22. Weight in Grams: 664.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409464853
ISBN
9781409464853

€ 119.50

Hardcover. Exploring the formation, evolution and effectiveness of the regional security arrangements of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the author examines a number of vital and troubling questions: Why has SADC struggled to establish a viable security regime? Why has it been unable to engage in successful peacemaking? Series Editor(s): Shaw, Professor Timothy M. Series: The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series. Num Pages: 192 pages, Includes 1 map. BIC Classification: 1HFM; GTJ; JPS; JWA; KCP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 240 x 164 x 18. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409430445
ISBN
9781409430445

€ 156.24

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: JPA; JPF; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 13. Weight in Grams: 136.
Publisher
PM Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Tra
Condition
New
SKU
V9781629631547
ISBN
9781629631547

€ 18.99
€ 14.62

Hardcover. Editor(s): Quinn, Malcolm. Num Pages: 141 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JWA; LNDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 231 x 15. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634859127
ISBN
9781634859127

€ 205.10
€ 194.96

Paperback. Which is better, appeasement or a war to end war? Such questions reflect the confusion that besets liberal-minded men and women in the face of war. This work traces the pattern in their attitudes from Erasmus to the Americans after Vietnam, and concludes that peacemaking 'is a task which has to be tackled afresh every day of our lives'. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850658917
ISBN
9781850658917

€ 19.37

Paperback. A suggestive analysis of military 'ways of seeing'. It reveals the convergence of perception and destruction in the parallel technologies of warfare and cinema. Series: Radical Thinkers. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: APFA; HPM; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 195 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 182.
Publisher
Verso Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844673469
ISBN
9781844673469

€ 19.06

Hardcover. By reviewing a case study of the West African state of Sierra Leone, potential lessons for other parts of the world can be gained. This title critically assesses the role and contribution of the international community to state reconstruction and post-war peacebuilding and evaluates what happens when war ends. Editor(s): Francis, Professor David J. Num Pages: 209 pages, Includes 7 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: GTJ; JPS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 161 x 20. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
209
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409422945
ISBN
9781409422945

€ 156.24

Hardcover. Editor(s): Eldridge, Robert D.; Midford, Paul. Num Pages: 416 pages, 9 black & white illustrations, 21 colour illustrations, 31 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JPS; JWA; JWD; JWK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 218 x 30. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137565310
ISBN
9781137565310

€ 88.87

Hardcover. This is an acclaimed study of Joffre as military commander. It gives new insights into one of the leading figures of the Great War. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJF; HBWN; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 24. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Translation
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783461653
ISBN
9781783461653

€ 25.99
€ 19.53

Paperback. Describing in detail weaponry and armor, daily life on the march or in camp, clothing, food, medical care, military law, and titles of the Byzantine army of the seventh century, this text offers insights into the Byzantine military ethos. It also provides data for the historian, and even for the ethnologist. Translator(s): Dennis, George T. Series: The Middle Ages Series. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAZ; HBJF1; HBLA; JWA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 231 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812217728
ISBN
9780812217728

€ 25.99
€ 24.58

Paperback. A comprehensive and case-driven account of the core ethical principles of the "Profession of Arms," together with a description of the rigorous ethical demands and moral dilemmas these principles impose upon individuals, both in and beyond combat. A thorough but readable, engaging account addressed both to military personnel and the wider public. Series: What Everyone Needs to Know. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JPA; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199336883
ISBN
9780199336883

€ 14.99
€ 12.16

Paperback. This abridged edition of On War by Beatrice Heuser, using the acclaimed translation by Michael Howard and Peter Paret, selects the central books in which Clausewitz's views on the nature and theory of war are developed. Translator(s): Howard, Michael; Paret, Peter. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: HBJD; HBLL; JWA; JWKT; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 196 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Abridged Ed. /
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199540020
ISBN
9780199540020

€ 11.99
€ 10.53

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

€ 101.12

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

€ 26.41

Paperback. A provocative new history of counterinsurgency with major implications for the history and theory of war, politics, and social science. Series: Cambridge Studies in International Relations. Num Pages: 382 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JFCX; JHB; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 282 x 25. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107545687
ISBN
9781107545687

€ 36.22

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

€ 106.50

Hardcover. With contributions from scholars, this book raises disturbing questions: Can warfare be anything other than barbaric? Are we all human, or are some of us less human than others in wartime? Can torture ever be justified? This book presents an analysis of the human misery and complex moral dimensions of modern warfare. Editor(s): Kassimeris, George. Num Pages: 333 pages. BIC Classification: JFFE; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 145 x 23. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850657996
ISBN
9781850657996

€ 24.85

Paperback. Num Pages: 214 pages, 4 black & white tables, 4 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 245 x 176 x 13. Weight in Grams: 394.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415643047
ISBN
9780415643047

€ 57.03