The Changing Character Of War

Author: Hew Strachan
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199596735
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The Changing Character of War unites scholars from the disciplines of history, politics, law, and philosophy to ask in what ways the character of war today has changed from war in the past, and how the wars of today differ from each other.

Heroism And The Changing Character Of War

Author: S. Scheipers
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137362537
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According to this view, demographic and cultural changes in the west have severely decreased the tolerance for casualties in war. This edited volume provides a critical examination of this idea.

International Law And The Changing Character Of War

Author: Naval War College Press
Publisher: Military Bookshop
ISBN: 9781782662396
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Contains a compilation of scholarly papers and remarks derived from the proceedings of a conference hosted at the Naval War College on June 22-24, 2010 entitled "International Law and the Changing Character of War.

Harsh Lessons

Author: Ben Barry
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781138060968
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This Adelphi book examines the military evolution of the conflicts, and their implications for the future character of war.

International Law And The Changing Character Of War

Author: Raul A. Pedrozo
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office
ISBN:
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NOTE: NO FURTHER DISCOUNT FOR THIS PRINT PRODUCT -OVERSTOCK SALE -- Significantly reduced list price Contains a compilation of scholarly papers and remarks derived from the proceedings of a conference hosted at the Naval War College on June ...

The Character Of War In The 21st Century

Author: Caroline Holmqvist-Jonsäter
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135183562
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The contributors to this book all illustrate a common theme: the changing
character of war. All illustrate in so doing the enduring appeal of Clausewitz, the
greatest of military philosophers (a term first applied in the eighteenth century to
describe writers who wanted to define war, not merely describe it). In penning this
conclusion a comment came to mind by Marc Bloch, one of the great French
historians of the last century. The nature of our intelligence is such that it is
stimulated far less ...

Prisoners In War

Author: Sibylle Scheipers
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199577579
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"Result of a conference on 'Prisoners in War' conducted by the Leverhulme Programme on the Changing Character of War in December 2007 at Oxford University"--Acknowledgements.

The Sociology Of War And Violence

Author: Siniša Malešević
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139488597
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War is a highly complex and dynamic form of social conflict. This book demonstrates the importance of using sociological tools to understand the changing character of war and organised violence.