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Globalization and the National Security State

T.V. Paul and Norrin Ripsman

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195393903
eISBN:
9780199776832
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393903.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the past two decades, many have posited a correlation between the spread of globalization and the decline of the nation-state. In the realm of national security, advocates of the globalization ... More


Domestic Coalition Shifts in War Termination since 1862

in Paths to Peace: Domestic Coalition Shifts, War Termination and the Korean War

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762694
eISBN:
9780804772372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762694.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter investigates the domestic coalition shift theory using quantitative analysis of all interstate wars since 1862. The dataset of interstate wars after World War II is reviewed, which ... More


Declaring War and Peace

Tanisha M. Fazal

in Wars of Law: Unintended Consequences in the Regulation of Armed Conflict

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501719813
eISBN:
9781501719790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501719813.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter introduces the argument of the book: that the proliferation of the laws of war over the past 150 years has incentivized states to evade the laws of war, and secessionist rebel groups to ... More


International Recognition, Compliance Costs, and the Formalities of War

Tanisha M. Fazal

in Wars of Law: Unintended Consequences in the Regulation of Armed Conflict

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501719813
eISBN:
9781501719790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501719813.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter develops the main arguments of the book, focusing on how belligerents in interstate and civil war have reacted to the development of the laws of war detailed in Chapter 2. States ... More


Targeting Civilians to Win? Assessing the Military Effectiveness of Civilian Victimization in Interstate War

Alexander B. Downes and Kathryn McNabb Cochran

in Rethinking Violence: States and Non-State Actors in Conflict

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014205
eISBN:
9780262266086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014205.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter attempts to assess the impact of civilian victimization on the achievement of wartime objectives. War outcome, measured using a trichotomous indicator, is considered an imperfect measure ... More


Old Baldy

in Paths to Peace: Domestic Coalition Shifts, War Termination and the Korean War

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762694
eISBN:
9780804772372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762694.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter describes a new theory about shifts in domestic governing coalitions. It also analyzes this theory with detailed historical case studies of the Korean War and quantitative analysis of ... More


Logics of War: Explanations for Limited and Unlimited Conflicts

Alex Weisiger

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451867
eISBN:
9780801468179
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451867.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Most wars between countries end quickly and at relatively low cost. The few in which high-intensity fighting continues for years bring about a disproportionate amount of death and suffering. What ... More


Prisoners by the Numbers

Geoffrey P. R. Wallace

in Life and Death in Captivity: The Abuse of Prisoners during War

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453434
eISBN:
9780801455742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453434.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter leverages the use of quantitative methods across a much larger number of cases to evaluate competing explanations for prisoner abuse. The evidence comes from the data set on the ... More


Ethnic Partition Under the League of Nations: The Cases of Population Exchanges in the Interwar Balkans

Erin K. Jenne

in Rethinking Violence: States and Non-State Actors in Conflict

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014205
eISBN:
9780262266086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014205.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter evaluates the effectiveness of ethnic partition through population transfer as a method of conflict management. Separating the fighting tribes into defensible territory was considered a ... More


Resource Scarcity and Environmental Degradation: Analyzing International Conflict and Cooperation

Shlomi Dinar

in Beyond Resource Wars: Scarcity, Environmental Degradation, and International Cooperation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014977
eISBN:
9780262295505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014977.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This introduction starts with a note on the general relationship between natural resources, their scarcity, conflicts, cooperation, and environmental problems, along with how these issues motivate ... More


War and the New Millennium

John Yoo

in Point of Attack: Preventive War, International Law, and Global Welfare

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199347735
eISBN:
9780199347742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199347735.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Chapter 1 observes that the nature of war in the twenty-first century has evolved. Wars between nation-states have been fading away, while internal civil wars have exploded. The international system ... More


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