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The drone wars of the 21st century : costs and benefits

Author: Kristen Boon; Douglas C Lovelace, Jr.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2014]
Series: Terrorism (Oxford University Press), v. 133.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"We devote this volume to an examination of the apparent shift in the use of force in defending U.S. interests and in furthering U.S. national security policy. The nation's use of unmanned aerial vehicles, in lieu of more conventional military capabilities, has been increasing significantly since the beginning of the century. Commonly referred to as drones, these surveillance and weapons systems appear to offer many  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kristen Boon; Douglas C Lovelace, Jr.
ISBN: 9780199351046 019935104X
OCLC Number: 868832881
Description: viii, 387 pages ; 27 cm.
Series Title: Terrorism (Oxford University Press), v. 133.
Other Titles: Drone wars of the twenty-first century
Responsibility: [edited by] Kristen E. Boom, Professor of Law, Seton Hall School of Law ; Douglas C. Lovelace, Jr., Senior National Securities Strategist.

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Terrorism: Commentary on Security Documents is a series that provides primary source documents and expert commentary on various topics relating to the worldwide effort to combat terrorism, as well as  Read more...

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