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War in an age of risk

Christopher Coker

War in an age of risk

by Christopher Coker

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Polity in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International Security,
  • War (Philosophy),
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • National security,
  • Risk assessment,
  • War

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-197) and index.

    Statementby Christopher Coker
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21.2 .C64245 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 211 p. ;
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25051297M
    ISBN 10074564287X, 0745642888
    ISBN 109780745642871, 9780745642888
    LC Control Number2009277340
    OCLC/WorldCa260207413

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