Terror and consent : the wars for the twenty-first century / Philip Bobbitt.
1st American ed.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 2008.
x, 672 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The new masque of terrorism The market state : arming terror Warfare against civilians Victory without parades The constitutional relationship between rights and powers Intelligence, information, and knowledge The strategic relationship between ends and means Terrorism : supply and demand The illusion of an American strategic doctrine Mise-en-scène : the properties of sovereignty Danse macabre : global governance and legitimacy The triage of terror.
A study of the new face of modern-day warfare integrates historical, legal, and strategic analyses to look at the concept of a "war on terror" from the perspective of governance, liberty, violence, and globalization, while examining its impact on public policy.
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 647-661) and index.