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Decoding Clausewitz A New Approach to `On War' by Jon Tetsuro Sumida Decoding Clausewitz A New Approach to `On War'

For nearly two centuries, On War , by Carl Phillip Gottfried von Clausewitz has been the bible for statesmen and military professionals, strategists, theorists, and historians concerned about armed conflict. This book looks at Clausewitz's magnum opus.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

On the German Art of War Truppenfuhrung by David T., PhD. Zabecki On the German Art of War Truppenfuhrung
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Truppenfuehrung, the 20th-century equivalent of Sun Tzu's Art of War , served as the basic manual for the German army from 1934 to the end of World War II. This English-language translation is annotated to help the reader understand its...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/01/2018

ASVAB Prep Plus 2018-2019 6 Practice Tests + Proven Strategies + Online + Video by Kaplan Test Prep ASVAB Prep Plus 2018-2019 6 Practice Tests + Proven Strategies + Online + Video


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

Social Theory for Social Work Ideas and Applications by Christopher (Univesity of Exeter, UK) Thorpe Social Theory for Social Work Ideas and Applications
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Trying to understand how the world looks through the eyes of different individuals and groups and how this shapes how they think and act is something social workers do all the time. It is what social theorists do too. This...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2017

Social Theory for Social Work Ideas and Applications by Christopher (Univesity of Exeter, UK) Thorpe Social Theory for Social Work Ideas and Applications
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Trying to understand how the world looks through the eyes of individuals and groups and how it shapes the ways they think and act is something social workers do all the time. It is what social theorists do too. This...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Before We Go To War With China And North Korea The Unmastered Lessons Of America's Wars Against Confucian Asia, From Pearl Harbor To The Fall Of Saigon by David Williams Before We Go To War With China And North Korea The Unmastered Lessons Of America's Wars Against Confucian Asia, From Pearl Harbor To The Fall Of Saigon

A comprehensive but easily accessible analysis of the risks of future war. Essential for those concerned about Trump's America.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

Leather in Warfare Attack, Defence and the Unexpected by Quita Mould Leather in Warfare Attack, Defence and the Unexpected

Leather in Warfare is a collection of papers from a conference jointly organised by the Archaeological Leather Group and the Royal Armouries Museum. It draws together authors from a range of disciplines and nationalities, and offers a fresh perspective on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Just War Thinkers From Cicero to the 21st Century by Daniel R. Brunstetter Just War Thinkers From Cicero to the 21st Century

This volume offers a set of concise and accessible introductions to the seminal figures in the historical development of the just war tradition. In what, if any, circumstances are political communities justified in going to war? And what limits should...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

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The Morality of War A Reader by David Kinsella The Morality of War A Reader

The Morality of War surveys the fundamental principles and themes of the just war tradition through the words of the philosophers, jurists, and warriors who have shaped it.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/01/2018

War from the Ground Up Twenty-First-Century Combat as Politics by Emile Simpson War from the Ground Up Twenty-First-Century Combat as Politics

How can policy control armed force, if armed force is a direct extension of policy?
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

Darwin and International Relations On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict by Bradley A. (Professor of Political Science, University of Minnesote-Duluth, USA) Thayer Darwin and International Relations On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict
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Offers the first comprehensive analysis of international affairs of state through the lens of evolutionary theory. Bradley A. Thayer provides a new method for investigating and explaining human and state behaviour while generating insights into the origins of human and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/02/2018

Swedish Military Intelligence Producing Knowledge by Gunilla Erikkson Swedish Military Intelligence Producing Knowledge

This twofold study investigates the character of intelligence knowledge and the social context in which it is produced, using the Swedish Military and Security Directorate (MUST) as a case study.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

War and Strategy in the Modern World From Blitzkrieg to Unconventional Terror by Azar (Tel Aviv University, Israel) Gat War and Strategy in the Modern World From Blitzkrieg to Unconventional Terror
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This volume brings together some of Professor Azar Gat's most significant articles on the evolution of strategic doctrines and the transformation of war during the 20th and early 21st centuries. It sheds new light on the rise of the German...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Contemporary Just War Theory and Practice by Tamar (Tel-Aviv University, Israel) Meisels Contemporary Just War Theory and Practice
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This book offers a renewed defense of traditional just war theory and considers its application to certain contemporary cases, particularly in the Middle East. The first part of the book addresses and responds to the central theoretical criticisms levelled at...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

Just War Thinkers From Cicero to the 21st Century by Daniel R. Brunstetter Just War Thinkers From Cicero to the 21st Century

This volume offers a set of concise and accessible introductions to the seminal figures in the historical development of the just war tradition. In what, if any, circumstances are political communities justified in going to war? And what limits should...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Contemporary Just War Theory and Practice by Tamar (Tel-Aviv University, Israel) Meisels Contemporary Just War Theory and Practice
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This book offers a renewed defense of traditional just war theory and considers its application to certain contemporary cases, particularly in the Middle East. The first part of the book addresses and responds to the central theoretical criticisms levelled at...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Justifying Violence Communicative Ethics and the Use of Force in Kosovo by Naomi Head Justifying Violence Communicative Ethics and the Use of Force in Kosovo

Offers a deep engagement with developments at the intersection of Habermasian communicative ethics and international relations. -- .
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2017

Embodying Militarism Exploring the spaces and bodies in-between by Synne L. Dyvik Embodying Militarism Exploring the spaces and bodies in-between

How are militarism and militarisation embodied and why is it important to study these concepts together? This volume highlights a lack of research into people's emotions, bodies and experiences in global politics, and brings these important dimensions to bear on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

The Changing Face of Warfare in the 21st Century by Gregory Simons, Iulian Chifu The Changing Face of Warfare in the 21st Century
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This study discusses salient trends demonstrated by contemporary warfare of these first years of the 21st century. The authors reinforce previous notions of Fourth Generation Warfare, but most importantly explore the workings of new components and how these have modified...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/07/2017

The Killing School Inside the World's Deadliest Sniper Program by Brandon Webb, John David Mann The Killing School Inside the World's Deadliest Sniper Program
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The Killing School brings readers inside the U.S. Naval Special Warfare (SEAL) Scout/Sniper Course-the gruelling three-month training program that produces the world's deadliest snipers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/05/2017

The Killing School Inside the World's Deadliest Sniper Program by Brandon Webb, John David Mann The Killing School Inside the World's Deadliest Sniper Program
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The Killing School brings readers inside the U.S. Naval Special Warfare (SEAL) Scout/Sniper Course - the gruelling three-month training program that produces the world's deadliest snipers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/05/2017

Military Robots Mapping the Moral Landscape by Jai Galliott Military Robots Mapping the Moral Landscape

Philosophers have wrestled over the morality and ethics of war for nearly as long as human beings have been waging it. The death and destruction that unmanned warfare entails magnifies the moral and ethical challenges we face in conventional warfare...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/04/2017

Rebooting Clausewitz 'On War' in the Twenty-First Century by Christopher Coker Rebooting Clausewitz 'On War' in the Twenty-First Century

An accessible and entertainingly written primer to the most influential book in the history of Western warfare.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

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