Armed Actors

Conflict Dynamics: Civil Wars, Armed Actors, and Their Tactics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 13, 2017
Conflict Dynamics: Civil Wars, Armed Actors, and Their Tactics

Conflict Dynamics: Civil Wars, Armed Actors, and Their Tactics by Alethia Cook, Marie Olson Lounsbery
English | May 15th, 2017 | ASIN: B0728HY4PZ, ISBN: 0820338338 | 232 pages | EPUB | 3.66 MB

Conflict Dynamics presents case studies of six nation-states: Sierra Leone, the Republic of Congo, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Indonesia, and Peru. In the book, Alethia H. Cook and Marie Olson Lounsbery examine the evolving nature of violence in intrastate conflicts, as well as the governments and groups involved, by focusing on the context of the relationships involved, the capacities of the conflict’s participants, and the actors’ goals.

Businessmen in Arms: How the Military and Other Armed Groups Profit in the MENA Region  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Sept. 11, 2016
Businessmen in Arms: How the Military and Other Armed Groups Profit in the MENA Region

Elke Grawer, Zeinab Abul-Magd, "Businessmen in Arms: How the Military and Other Armed Groups Profit in the MENA Region"
2016 | ISBN-10: 1442254556 | 334 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Public Control of Armed Forces in the Russian Federation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 6, 2017
Public Control of Armed Forces in the Russian Federation

Public Control of Armed Forces in the Russian Federation By Nadja Douglas
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 369 Pages | ISBN : 3319563831 | 5.24 MB

The volume deals with the fundamentals of the contemporary relations between civic actors and state power structures. The main focus lies on public control of armed forces and the question of why civilians should have a vigilant eye on the military institution as well as the civilian authority that legitimizes the use of force. Based on the example of conscription and recruitment as an intersection between the military and society, this study engages in an analysis of institutional change in the politico-military field in post-Soviet Russia.

Resisting War: How Communities Protect Themselves  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 6, 2017
Resisting War: How Communities Protect Themselves

Resisting War: How Communities Protect Themselves by Oliver Kaplan
English | July 20th, 2017 | ISBN: 1107159806, 9781107159808 | 396 pages | True PDF | 12.77 MB

In civil conflicts around the world, unarmed civilians take enormous risks to protect themselves and confront heavily armed combatants. This is not just counterintuitive - it is extraordinary.

Impact Investing: Instruments, Mechanisms and Actors  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 18, 2017
Impact Investing: Instruments, Mechanisms and Actors

Impact Investing: Instruments, Mechanisms and Actors By Wolfgang Spiess-Knafl
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 181 Pages | ISBN : 3319665553 | 2.92 MB

This book is the first publication to provide a comprehensive overview about the market, financial instruments and the associated impact assessment for interested practitioners and academics. Specifically, it will introduce the concept of impact investing within the broader field of social finance as well as the relevant actors, present current financing instruments and the various tools to assess the impact of the investing strategy. This useful reference tool will be of interest to academics and researchers in the field of impact investing.
From Cold War to Cyber War: The Evolution of the International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict over the last 25 Years

From Cold War to Cyber War: The Evolution of the International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict over the last 25 Years by Hans-Joachim Heintze
English | 31 Aug. 2015 | ISBN: 3319190865 | 280 Pages | EPUB | 801.65 KB

This book follows the history of the international law of peace and armed conflict over the last 25 years. It highlights both the parameters that have remained the same over the years as well as the new
The Changing East Asian Security Landscape: Challenges, Actors and Governance (Edition ZfAS)

The Changing East Asian Security Landscape: Challenges, Actors and Governance (Edition ZfAS) by Stefan Fröhlich
English | 6 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3658188936 | 161 Pages | PDF | 2.02 MB

The topic of this book deals with a highly relevant empirical issue: East asian security and the dynamics of the respective governance structure or architecture are not only of regional but of global concern.
Everyday Heroes: Inspirational Stories from Men and Women in the Canadian Armed Forces

Everyday Heroes: Inspirational Stories from Men and Women in the Canadian Armed Forces edited by Jody Mitic
English | October 24, 2017 | ISBN: 150116807X | EPUB | 320 pages | 80.2 MB

The Nature of Peace and the Morality of Armed Conflict  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 26, 2017
The Nature of Peace and the Morality of Armed Conflict

The Nature of Peace and the Morality of Armed Conflict By Florian Demont-Biaggi
English | EPUB | 2017 | 333 Pages | ISBN : 3319571222 | 913.03 KB

This book explores topical issues in military ethics by according peace a central role within an interdisciplinary framework. Whilst war and peace have traditionally been viewed through the lens of philosophical enquiry, political issues and theological ideas - as well as common sense - have also influenced people’s understanding of armed conflicts with regards to both the moral issues they raise and the policies and actions they require.

The Nature of Peace and the Morality of Armed Conflict  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Oct. 25, 2017
The Nature of Peace and the Morality of Armed Conflict

The Nature of Peace and the Morality of Armed Conflict by Florian Demont-Biaggi
English | 18 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319571222 | 333 Pages | PDF | 3.49 MB