Armed conflict

    Pakistan's Nuclear Bomb

    By Hassan Abbas

    Hardback £21.21

    An important book on a sensitive subject: the opacity of Pakistan's nuclear weapons programme.

    Another Bloody Chapter in an Endless Civil War Volume 2: Northern Ireland and the Troubles 1988-90

    By Ken Wharton

    Hardback £17.46

    Irish Republicanism, like its bloodthirsty Loyalist equivalent, bred and nurtured men of evil; psychopathic men and women who killed without compunction or thought; men and women who thought nothing of robbing innocents of their lives, uncaring of the devastation their actions would inflict on wives and children and parents alike....

    Tribes and Politics in Yemen

    By Marieke Brandt

    Hardback Save £5.04 = £24.96

    This is the first rigorous history of the long-running Houthi rebellion and its impact on Yemen, now the victim of multi-national interventions as outside powers seek to determine the course of its ongoing civil war.

    Contemporary Just War

    By Tamar Meisels

    Paperback £27.92

    This book offers a renewed defense of traditional just war theory and considers its application to certain contemporary cases, particularly in the Middle East. The first part of the book addresses and responds to the central theoretical criticisms levelled at traditional just war theory. It offers a detailed defense of...

    War, Conflict and Human Rights

    By Olga Martin-Ortega

    Paperback Save £2.97 = £33.02

    War, Conflict and Human Rights is an innovative inter-disciplinary textbook, combining aspects of law, politics and conflict analysis to examine the relationship between human rights and armed conflict. This third edition has been fully revised and updated, and contains a completely new chapter on business, conflict and human rights. Making...

    Social Movements and Civil War

    By Donatella Della Porta

    Paperback £27.07

    This book investigates the origins of civil wars which emerge from failed attempts at democratization. The main aim of this volume is to develop a theoretical explanation of the conditions under which and the mechanisms through which social movements' struggles for democracy end up in civil war. While the empirical...

    Congo\'s Violent Peace: Conflict and Struggle Since the Great African War

    By Kris Berwouts

    Paperback Save £0.09 = £16.90

    The first comprehensive account of the DRC's turbulent post-Congo Wars history and its contemporary political situation.

    Destined for War: can America and China escape Thucydides\'s Trap?

    By Graham Allison

    Paperback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    China and the United States are heading toward a war neither wants. The reason, argues Harvard scholar Graham Allison in this razor-sharp analysis, is Thucydides's Trap. This phenomenon, as old as history itself, is named for the Greek historian's assessment of why the Peloponnesian War broke out: a rising power...

    The Palestine-Israel Conflict - Fourth Edition: A Basic Introduction

    By Todd M. Ferry

    Paperback Save £0.94 = £16.05

    A balanced and accessible introduction to the Palestine-Israel conflict

    Plantation Crops, Plunder and Power

    By James F. Hancock

    Paperback Save £3.13 = £33.86

    Over the last five centuries, plantation crops have represented the best and worst of industrialized agriculture - "best" through their agronomic productivity and global commercial success, and "worst" as examples of exploitative colonialism, conflict and ill-treatment of workers. This book traces the social, political and evolutionary history of seven major...

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