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Armed services and society

Martin Edmonds

Armed services and society

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Published by Leicester University Press in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography and index.

StatementMartin Edmonds.
The Physical Object
Pagination(240)p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15180120M
ISBN 100718512669

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The editors and contributors include political scientist, sociologist. Civil Military Relations Military Organizations Use of Force Conflict Resolution Logic and Consequences of War Terrorism Military Leadership & Professionalism Ethics Security Arms Control Peacekeeping Defense Economics Recruitment and Retention Reserve Forces and Veterans Representation Issues.

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