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  1. Humane Warfare

    By Christopher Coker

    The decision to fight 'humanitarian wars' - such as Kosovo - and the development of technology to make war more humane, illustrates the trend in the West to try to humanise war, and thereby humanise modernity. This highly controversial and cutting-edge book asks whether the attempt to make war '...

    Published August 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  2. Kosovo: the Politics of Delusion

    Edited by Kyril Drezov, Bulent Gokay, Michael Waller

    This collection examines the escalation of the Kosovo conflict to a full-scale war. It looks at its origins, background and the implications of the conflict: the myths, history and perceptions of the post-1989 crisis and the situation after the start of NATOs 1999 bombing campaign....

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. Army and State in Postcommunist Europe

    Edited by David Betz, John Lowenhardt

    This study explores the complex military issues that are raised by the transition to post-communist rule with particular reference to Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, and the new members of NATO. All faced similar problems yet their responses, it emerges, were surprisingly diverse....

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. British and American Anti-communism Before the Cold War

    By Markku Ruotsila

    Series: Cold War History

    This work examines in a comparative historical way the socialist, liberal and conservative strands of Anglo-American anticommunist thought before the Cold War. In so doing, this book provides us with an intellectual pre-history of Cold War attitudes and policy positions....

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Managing Armed Conflicts in the 21st Century

    Edited by Adekeye Adebajo, Chandra Lekha Sriram

    Produced with the International Peace Academy in New York, this volume focuses largely on the conflicts of the 1990s and future projects, examining multifacteted issues involved in conflict management, suggesting new approaches and tools for future conflict management....

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Military Logistics and Strategic Performance

    By Thomas M. Kane

    This work argues that logistics in warfare is crucial to achieving strategic success. The author identifies logistical capabilities as an arbiter of opportunity, which plays a critical role in determining which side will hold the strategic iniative in war. Armies which have secured reliable...

    Published April 1st 2001 by Routledge

  7. Twenty-First Century Weapons Proliferation

    Are We Ready?

    Edited by James M. Ludes, Henry Sokolski

    Leading US security practitioners fromt he Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush and Clinton administrations, plus other experts on proliferation, clarify the weapons proliferation threats that the US and its allies will face, and suggest what new policies their governments should consider....

    Published March 31st 2001 by Routledge

  8. The Russian-Chechen Conflict 1800-2000

    A Deadly Embrace

    By Robert Seely

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Military Experience

    In 1994, the mountain territory of Chechnya was witness to the largest military campaign staged on Russian soil since World War II. The Russo-Chechen war is examined within the context of the bitter history between the two peoples, culminating in the expression of conflict from 1994-1996....

    Published March 16th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Anthropology of Violence and Conflict

    Edited by Bettina Schmidt, Ingo Schroeder

    Series: European Association of Social Anthropologists

    Anthropology of Violence has only recently developed into a field of research in its own right and as such it is still fairly fragmented. Anthropology of Violence and Conflict seeks to redress this fragmentation and develop a method of cross-cultural analysis. The study of important conflicts, such...

    Published February 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  10. Public Opinion and the International Use of Force

    Edited by Philip Everts, Pierangelo Isernia

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    Recent years have witnessed a growing interest in the relationship between public opinion and foreign policy in Western democracies. This international board of contributors examine the ways in which the connection between public opinion and the use of military force has developed since the end of...

    Published February 15th 2001 by Routledge