New and old wars

organized violence in a global era by Mary Kaldor

Publisher: Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif

Written in English
Cover of: New and old wars | Mary Kaldor
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Subjects:

  • Low-intensity conflicts (Military science),
  • World politics -- 1989-

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]-170) and index.

Other titlesNew & old wars
StatementMary Kaldor.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsU240 .K34 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL391428M
ISBN 100804737215
LC Control Number98061601

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