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'Non-Lethal' Weapons

Neil Davison - Political Science - 2009 - 288 pages
This book provides an up-to-date analysis of the development and deployment of non-lethal weapons by police and military organizations. It reviews the key technologies, issues ...
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An Assessment of Non-Lethal Weapons Science and Technology

Committee for an Assessment of Non-Lethal Weapons Science and Technology, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Naval Studies Board - Technology & Engineering - 2003 - 198 pages
Non-lethal weapons (NLWs) are designed to minimize fatalities and other undesired collateral damage when used. Events of the last few years including the attack on the USS Cole ...
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Underkill: Scalable Capabilities for Military Operations amid Populations

David C. Gompert, Stuart E. Johnson, Martin C. Libicki, David R. Frelinger, John IV Gordon - Political Science - 2009 - 168 pages
The U.S. military is ill-equipped to strike at extremists who hide in populations. Using deadly force against them can harm and alienate the very people whose cooperation U.S ...
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Police Use of Force: A Global Perspective

Joseph B. Kuhns, Johannes Knutsson - Law - 2010 - 264 pages
A team of expert contributors provides an in-depth exploration of police use of force, firearms, and less-than-lethal weapons from a dozen countries across five continents.
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Nonlethal Technologies: Progress and Prospects : Report of an Independent ...

Richard L. Garwin - Political Science - 1999 - 80 pages
Non-Lethal Technologies, which updates the 1995 Independent Task Force on non-lethal weapons, provides that determination and finds that non-lethal weapons can potentially ...
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Moral Dilemmas of Modern War: Torture, Assassination, and Blackmail in an ...

Michael L. Gross - History - 2010 - 321 pages
Asymmetric conflict is changing the way that we practice and think about war. Torture, rendition, assassination, blackmail, extortion, direct attacks on civilians, and chemical ...
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