Controlling the Weapons of War
Politics, Persuasion, and the Prohibition of Inhumanity
|Series title:||Contemporary Security Studies|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $54.95|
| Book Description: |
A fresh examination of the ethical and intellectual issues and dilemmas associated with attempts to establish formal humanitarian limits on weaponry.
This new study considers how governments, non-governmental organizations, academics, political commentators and others have responded to the predicaments associated with imposing classifications about the relative acceptability of force and what is accomplished in their strategies for doing so. It develops these issues...