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Public administration & military science

Gambling with Violence: State Outsourcing of War in Pakistan and India

ISBN : 9780190929978

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,609
Author: 
Yelena Biberman
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
In Gambling with Violence, Yelena Biberman tackles a global problem that is particularly consequential for Pakistan and India: state outsourcing of violence to ordinary civilians, criminals, and ex-in ... Read more

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Gender, Sex and the Postnational Defense: Militarism and Peacekeeping

ISBN : 9780199846061

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¥13,398
Author: 
Annica Kronsell
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
166 x 246 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
Scholars have argued that the end of the Cold War and the War on Terror have radically changed the context of war and defense, diminished the role of nation-states in favor of multi-lateral defense ac ... Read more

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Governing the Bomb: Civilian Control and Democratic Accountability of Nuclear Weapons

ISBN : 9780199589906

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¥12,419
Author: 
Dr Hans Born; Bates Gill; Heiner Hanggi
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
Oct 2010
Series
SIPRI Monographs
'Go nuclear' or 'go zero'-as the international community stands at a nuclear crossroads, a number of questions demand urgent attention: How do established and emerging nuclear-armed states manage thei ... Read more

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Governing the Embedded State: The Organizational Dimension of Governance

ISBN : 9780199684168

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¥11,682
Author: 
John Pierre; Bengt Jacobsson; Goran Sundstrom
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 243 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
Governing the Embedded State integrates governance theory with organization theory and examines how states address social complexity and international embeddedness. Drawing upon extensive empirical re ... Read more

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Government Capacity and the Hong Kong Civil Service

ISBN : 9780195905977

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¥2,915
Author: 
John P. Burns
Pages
484 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 248 mm
Pub date
Feb 2005
This book examines, in detail, the political context within which the civil service operates, including the role of the central government in Hong Kong SAR civil service policy making, the changing le ... Read more

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Head Strong: Psychology and Military Dominance in the 21st Century

ISBN : 9780199916177

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¥5,225
Author: 
Michael D. Matthews
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Psychology is the science that will determine who wins and who loses the wars of the 21st century, just as physics ultimately led the United States to victory in World War II. Changes in the world's ... Read more

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How Peace Operations Work: Power, Legitimacy, and Effectiveness

ISBN : 9780199672189

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¥13,508
Author: 
Jeni Whalan
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Dec 2013
This book proposes a new approach to studying the effectiveness of peace operations. It asks not whether peace operations work or why, but how: when a peace operation achieves its goals, what causal p ... Read more

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Identifying the Enemy: Civilian Participation in Armed Conflict

ISBN : 9780199678495

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¥13,882
Author: 
Emily Crawford
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
Over the past twenty-five years, significant changes in the conduct of wars have increasingly placed civilians in traditional military roles - employing civilians to execute drone strikes, the 'target ... Read more

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Implacable Foes: War in the Pacific, 1944-1945

ISBN : 9780190931520

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¥3,839
Author: 
Waldo Heinrichs; Marc Gallicchio
Pages
728 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
Winner, The 2018 Bancroft Prize   A fascinating account of the end of World War Two by two historians—one of whom is a World War Two veteran who was redeployed to the Pacific Explores the ... Read more

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Implacable Foes: War in the Pacific, 1944-1945

ISBN : 9780190616755

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¥5,379
Author: 
Waldo H. Heinrichs; Marc Gallicchio
Pages
728 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2017
Winner, The 2018 Bancroft Prize   A fascinating account of the end of World War Two by two historians—one of whom is a World War Two veteran who was redeployed to the Pacific Explores th ... Read more

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