Controlling the Weapons of War: Politics, Persuasion, and by Brian Rappert

By Brian Rappert

A fresh exam of the moral and highbrow concerns and dilemmas linked to makes an attempt to set up formal humanitarian limits on weaponry.

This new learn considers how governments, non-governmental firms, lecturers, political commentators and others have replied to the predicaments linked to enforcing classifications concerning the relative acceptability of strength and what's comprehensive of their recommendations for doing so. It develops those matters via combining thematic and conceptual research with the exam of assorted situations of prohibitions on ‘conventional’ and ‘unconventional’ guns via usual and statutory legislation, multilateral treaties, UN resolutions, and nationwide laws.

The e-book will entice scholars of safety reviews, army expertise, peace experiences, diplomacy and discourse theory.

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