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Book Description. In the post-Cold War era, most countries have been forced to radically reduce their arms industries, and abandoned self-sufficiency in favour of a subordinate role in an increasingly globalized worldwide defence industry. How the arms industry shaped the modern world Patrick Blanchfield. Constant war was extraordinarily profitable for British arms dealers. Gunmaking, a small industry in the early eighteenth century, expanded explosively over the course of the Industrial Revolution—fivefold in the period from to alone. One of the book’s most Author: Patrick Blanchfield.
One could blame this on poor governance writ large rather than the arms industry per se. India, the developing world’s largest arms purchaser, is currently seeking to . About the Book. Pulling back the curtain on the secretive world of the global arms trade, Andrew Feinstein reveals the corruption and the cover-ups behind weapons deals ranging from the largest in history – between the British and Saudi governments – to BAE’s controversial transactions in South Africa, Tanzania and eastern Europe, and the revolving-door relationships that characterise.
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This is an empirical account of the size and structure of the world arms industry with special case studies of the United States, the former Soviet Union, Canada, countries in both Western and Central Europe, and in the Asia-Pacific region.
(H-Diplo) A methodologically and analytically eclectic take on efforts to impose human rights concerns on the arms trade. It is an easy read and a good contribution to the academic literature on transnational advocacy. (Humanity) A welcome addition to the rich scholarly debate on arms industry book norm compliance.5/5(2).
Abstract The intent of this study is to give an overview of the present state of the world arms industry. It is an empirical account of the size of the industry and particularly its arms industry book problems.
The authors examine the economic pressures that affect the international arms trade. Discover the best Arms Industry books and audiobooks. Learn from Arms Industry experts like Andrew Feinstein and Zerohedge.
Read Arms Industry books like The Shadow World and Border Wars Report Web for free with a free day trial. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages 20 cm. Contents: Part 1. The rise of American militarism --Militarism versus democracy, the traditional American view / Fred J.
Cook --America's expansionist elan / Sidney Lens --Our faith in the military is akin to our faith in technology / J. William Fulbright (Congressional Record) --Arms and industry: World War I. The Modern Defense Industry addresses the period from to the present, covering the United States, Europe, Russia, China, Israel, and other important arms-producing and arms-procuring countries.
Including essays by experts from around the world, a glossary, data on firms and governments, laws and policies, primary documents, case studies, and a host of other elements, this Price: $ Hallahan reveals a horrifying picture in this book: how bureaucracy and politics made the US troops be equiped with inadequate small arms for years.
Although he puts the main blame on the Army Ordance Corps, he is actually accusing the whole U.S. military system/5(13). The Arms of Krupp is a book looking at the growth and eventual dominance of the Krupp family in the German armaments industry.
The Krupp family started out in the Ruhr area of Germany as merchants and traders, and evolved slowly into metalworking as a trade/5.
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Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. This conjunction of an immense military establishment and a large arms industry is new in the American experience Eisenhower warned, "[while] we.
Based on The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade, the acclaimed book by Andrew Feinstein, the film explores how governments, their. SIPRI Yearbook is a compendium of data and analysis in the areas of. Armed conflict and conflict management.
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The following list of modern armament manufacturers presents major companies producing modern weapons and munitions for military, paramilitary, government agency and companies are listed by their full name followed by the short form, or common acronym, if any, in country the company is based in, if the information is available, follows l: Fitness wear, Lingerie, Sporting goods, Swimwear.
It is a calm and systematic analysis, which leaves the reader in no doubt that the arms trade can and must be challenged.’ Anna Macdonald, Control Arms ‘A ground breaking effort in myth-busting, bringing together the foremost scholars on the global arms trade to untangle the web of lies surrounding this deadly industry.
This is a detailed study of the development of the Russian small arms industry. Humiliated in the Crimean War, Russia turned to the United States for help. Using archival sources, Bradley, author of Muzhik and Muscovite: Urbanization in Late Imperial Russia Cited by: 8.
STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL PEACE RESEARCH INSTITUTE. SIPRI is an independent international institute dedicated to research into conflict, armaments, arms control and disarmament. Established inSIPRI provides data, analysis and recommendations, based on open sources.The Arms of Krupp () is William Manchester's history of the Krupp family, which owned a dominant armaments manufacturing company based in Essen, Germany.
Synopsis [ edit ] The book presents readable and often humorous descriptions of the Krupp family and its businesses from the Thirty Years' War to the Kaisers, the Weimar Republic, the Nazis, the American occupation, and finally the Bonn Author: William Manchester.In Feinstein published The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade, an investigation into the global arms industry published internationally by Penguin in and and in the United States by Farar, Straus, mater: King's College, Cambridge, University of .