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The Resource Targeting civilians in war, Alexander B. Downes

Targeting civilians in war, Alexander B. Downes

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Targeting civilians in war
Title
Targeting civilians in war
Statement of responsibility
Alexander B. Downes
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
By exploring several historical cases (some as recent as the 1991 Persian Gulf War), the author examines why democratic and authoritarian governments alike will sometimes deliberately kill large numbers of civilians as a matter of military strategy
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Cataloging source
E7B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cornell studies in security affairs
Targeting civilians in war, Alexander B. Downes
Label
Targeting civilians in war, Alexander B. Downes
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7591/j.ctt7zc0h
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Defining and explaining civilian victimization -- Statistical tests : civilian victimization, mass killing, and civilian casualties in interstate wars -- The starvation blockades of World War I : Britain and Germany -- Strategic bombing in World War II : the firebombing of Japan and the blitz -- Guerrilla warfare, counterinsurgency, and civilian victimization : the second Anglo-Boer War -- Territorial annexation and civilian victimization : the founding of the state of Israel, 1947-49 -- Negative cases : why civilian victimization doesn't happen
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Extent
1 online resource (ix, 315 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801458538
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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