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Cowper, H. S. - The Art of Attack and the Development of Weapons, ebook

The Art of Attack and the Development of Weapons

Cowper, H. S.


This most unusual book is subtitled Being a Study in the Development of weapons and Appliances of Offence from the Earliest Times to the Age of Gunpowder. It surveys, in considerable detail and with numerous drawings and illustrations, the art and means of aggression developed by man beginning

Rigby, Keith A. - Aircraft Systems Integration of Air-Launched Weapons, ebook

Aircraft Systems Integration of Air-Launched Weapons

Rigby, Keith A.


From the earliest days of aviation where the pilot would drop simple bombs by hand, to the highly agile, stealthy aircraft of today that can deliver smart ordnance with extreme accuracy, engineers have striven to develop the capability to deliver weapons against targets reliably, safely

Davison, Neil - ‘Non-Lethal’ Weapons, ebook

‘Non-Lethal’ Weapons

Davison, Neil


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Neil Davison
2. The Early History of ‘Non-Lethal’ Weapons
Neil Davison
3. ‘Non-Lethal’ Weapons in the 1990s
Neil Davison
4. The Contemporary Development of ‘Non-Lethal’ Weapons
Neil Davison
5. Chemical and Biochemical Weapons
Neil Davison

Leveringhaus, Alex - Ethics and Autonomous Weapons, ebook

Ethics and Autonomous Weapons

Leveringhaus, Alex


Table of contents
1. Ethics and the Autonomous Weapons Debate
Alex Leveringhaus
2. Autonomous Weaponry: Conceptual Issues
Alex Leveringhaus
3. From Warfare Without Humans to Warfare Without Responsibility?
Alex Leveringhaus
4. Human Agency and Artificial Agency in War
Alex Leveringhaus
5. Conclusion

Matlary, Janne Haaland - Values and Weapons, ebook

Values and Weapons

Matlary, Janne Haaland


Table of contents
1. Introduction: The Rules of the Game
Janne Haaland Matlary
2. Conditional Sovereignty
Janne Haaland Matlary
3. The Non-intervention Norm and Intervention Practice in the 1990s
Janne Haaland Matlary
4. How…

Santoro, David - Treating Weapons Proliferation, ebook

Treating Weapons Proliferation

Santoro, David


Table of contents
Part I. Introduction
1. Introduction The Making of the Concept
David Santoro
2. The Quest for the Administration of the General & Complete Cure
David Santoro
Part II. On Weapons Proliferation
3. A Mutating Anatomical & Physiopathology
David Santoro
4. An Open-Ended Etiology

Ritchie, Nick - A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?, ebook

A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?

Ritchie, Nick


British Nuclear Weapons after the Cold War
Nick Ritchie
3. Reykjavik Revisited
Nick Ritchie
4. Trident Renewal
Nick Ritchie
Part II. Enablers
5. Deterrence
Nick Ritchie
6. Identity
Nick Ritchie
7. A Very Special Nuclear Relationship

Siracusa, Joseph M. - Nuclear Weapons: A Very Short Introduction, ebook

Nuclear Weapons: A Very Short Introduction

Siracusa, Joseph M.


This book reveals why - providing a lucid and chilling account of nuclear weapons, their history, their role in global politics, and how we have - so far - managed to avoid armageddon. - ;Despite not having been used in anger since Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Bomb

Kile, Shannon N. - Europe and Iran: Perspectives on Non-Proliferation, ebook

Europe and Iran: Perspectives on Non-Proliferation

Kile, Shannon N.


This Report examines the EU's strategy to combat the spread of weapons of mass destruction in the context of Iranian internal security policy decision making. The Report highlights some of the problems and possibilities inherent in the EU's efforts to... Copying to clipboard limited