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ThesisThis is an introductory guide to strategy in the modern world. Military strategy can be understood as the process by which armed force is converted into intended political effects. As such, it constitutes one of the most important activities of [...]
Article en page(s) : IX, 200 p. Tags : Military doctrine ; Politics and war--Case studies ; Strategy ; Politics and war Langues: Anglais
BooksUsing examples from a wide variety of conflicts, Lawrence Freedman shows that successful military command depends on the ability not only to use armed forces effectively but also to understand the political context in which they are operating. [...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-19-754067-1 Article en page(s) : 588 p. Catégories : Index. décimale : 355.330 41 Tags : Command of troops--Political aspects ; Politics and war ; Military history, Modern--20th century ; Military history, Modern--21st century Langues: Anglais
ThesisOn War and Democracy provides a richly nuanced examination of the moral justifications democracies often invoke to wage war. In this compelling and provocative book, Christopher Kutz argues that democratic principles can be both fertile and toxi[...]
Article en page(s) : XII, 332 p. Tags : Democracy--Philosophy ; War--Moral and ethical aspects ; Politics and war Langues: Anglais
BooksBeeres, Robertus Johannes Maria, Auteur ; Bakx, Gwendolyn, Auteur ; Rietjens, S. J. H., Auteur | Springer | 2016
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-94-6265-134-0 Article en page(s) : 353 p. Catégories : Index. décimale : 341 Tags : Politics and war ; Terrorism ; Political violence ; International law ; Law Langues: Anglais
Article en page(s) : 227 p. Tags : Politics and war ; Terrorism Langues: Anglais
Article en page(s) : 285 Tags : War ; Sociology, Military ; Violence (E) ; Great powers ; War (International law) ; Anthropology ; Communism ; War and society--History ; Ancient Greece--History, Military ; Politics and war ; War--Causes ; Poetry ; Russia--Armed forces ; World War, 1939-1945 ; Germany--Armed forces ; Argentina--History, Military Langues: Anglais
Article en page(s) : 269 p. Catégories : Tags : Politics and war ; International relations Langues: Anglais
Thesis'This timely study advances the debate about democracies and war. Mello focuses not on why democracies don't fight each other but instead on the question of when democracies are likely to intervene abroad. He provides new and important insights [...]
Article en page(s) : XII, 259 p. Tags : Democracy ; War ; Politics and war ; Intervention (International law) ; Kosovo War, 1998-1999--Participation, Foreign ; Afghan War, 2001--Participation, Foreign ; Iraq War, 2003-2011--Participation, Foreign Langues: Anglais
BooksThis book addresses surveillance in action-related applications, and presents novel research on military, civil and cyber surveillance from an international team of experts. The first part of the book, Surveillance of Human Features, reviews sur[...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-3-319-68532-8 Article en page(s) : v., 412 p. Catégories : Index. décimale : 355 Tags : Military surveillance ; Video surveillance ; Electronic surveillance ; Politics and war ; Computer crimes ; Pattern perception ; System safety ; Biometry Langues: Anglais
ThesisInternational law has lacked a widely-accepted definition of armed conflict despite the essential human rights and other rules that depend on such a definition. During armed conflict, government forces have “combatant immunity” to kill without w[...]
Article en page(s) : XXIV, 495 p. Tags : War (International law) ; War (Philosophy) ; Terrorism--Prevention--Law and legislation ; Politics and war Langues: Anglais
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Could Taiwan’s next president impact a potential cross-strait crisis? BY ZOE LEUNG AND CAMERON WALTZ, OPINION CONTRIBUTORS - 05/07/23 Amid simmering cross-strait tensions, experts and officials alike have predicted that a Chinese invasion of Taiwan could happen in the next 10 years, if not sooner. However, the headlines shroud the crucial role that Taiwan will play in shaping the cross-strait dynamics. Amid escalating U.S.-China strategic competition, the isl...
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What is happening in Sudan? ByMorgan Winsor, Shannon K. Crawford, and Ayat Al-Tawy May 4, 2023, 6:44 PM Sudan is on the brink of collapse as forces loyal to two rival generals are battling for control of the resource-rich North African nation. The ongoing conflict has left hundreds of people dead, thousands more wounded and hundreds of thousands displaced, according to figures from the United Nations. It has also prompted a number ...
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Conflit en Ukraine
Ukraine’s counter-offensive is drawing near Its Western allies want success—but not too much (The Economist. Apr 16th 2023) “Break the spine!” shouts the man in Russian, chiding his colleague. “What, you’ve never cut a head off before?” The video shows what appears to be a knife-wielding Russian soldier beheading a Ukrainian one, alive. “Put it in a fucking bag,” demands another voice, “and send it to his commander.” The footage, posted by a popu...
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