xxiv, 390 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
9781857434972 hardback 1857434978 hardback 9780203851456 ebook 0203851455 ebook
Routledge international handbooks.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The global arms trade / Andrew T.H. Tan Defence spending and procurement trends in South-east Asia / Andrew T.H. Tan Arms modernization in Asia: an emerging complex arms race / Desmond Ball Friends in need or comrades in arms: the dilemma in the Sino-Russian weapons business / You Ji India's arms acquisition: devoid of a strategic orientation / Harsh V. Pant Japan's arms procurement after the Cold War / Brad Williams Arming North Korea / Yong-Sup Han Arms modernization in the Middle East / Riad A. Attar Iran's defence spending and arms procurement / Ephraim Kam Post-Cold War defence procurement in Europe / Andrew D. James and Thomas Teichler Defence spending and procurement in post-Communist Russia / Alexander A. Pikayev Arms modernization in Latin America / Mark Bromley and Iñigo Guevara The global arms trade: challenges for Africa? / Martin Rupiya The global arms trade after the Cold War / Siemon T. Wezeman Globalization revisited: internationalizing armaments production / Richard A. Bitzinger Defence industry restructuring and consolidation in Europe / Michael Brzoska The US defence industry after the Cold War / Elisabeth Sköns The United Kingdom arms industry in a globalized world / Sam Perlo-Freeman Defence industries in Israel / Yaacov Lifshitz The military industrial complex / J. Paul Dunne and Elisabeth Sköns Defence spending and development / J. Paul Dunne and Mehmet Uye Post-Cold War control of conventional arms / Sibylle Bauer Insurgencies and the impact on arms procurement / Isaiah Wilson Private military and security companies and the international trade in small arms and light weapons / Malcolm Hugh Patterson Future war: the shape of arms to come / Malcolm R. Davis.