Defense and Security: A Compendium of National Armed Forces and Security Policies, Volume 1

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Karl R. DeRouen, Uk Heo
ABC-CLIO, 2005 - Armed Forces - 1013 pages
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An authoritative, up-to-date examination of the national security and defense policies of 50 influential nations and regions across the globe.

* Chapters cover defense spending and experiences with conflict for over 50 countries

* Forty distinguished contributors from different countries and institutions, including Ivelaw Griffith and John Henderson, who are world experts on the security situations in their areas of interest

* Two tables in each essay with basic security data for quick lookup

* Bibliographic information included for each entry

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Karl DeRouen, Jr., PhD, is senior lecturer of political science at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Uk Heo, PhD, is associate professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI.

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