Air Power Products

  • Security and Conflict in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew T. H. Tan

    Security and Conflict in East Asia provides a timely and thorough analysis of the sources and implications of conflict on the Korean peninsula, China and Japan, the three biggest economies in the world. This analysis provides the building blocks for effective solutions to manage these, and is a…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Drones and the Future of Air Warfare

    The Evolution of Remotely Piloted Aircraft, 1st Edition

    By Michael P. Kreuzer

    This book examines the evolution of airpower and specifically the growth and proliferation of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPAs). While most existing literature examines either the law or ethics of RPAs, and some newer scholarship looks to the battlefield effectiveness (the gains from strikes versus…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Space Policy in Developing Countries

    The Search for Security and Development on the Final Frontier, 1st Edition

    By Robert C. Harding

    This book analyses the rationale and history of space programs in countries of the developing world. Space was at one time the sole domain of the wealthiest developed countries. However, the last couple of decades of the twentieth century and the first decade of the twenty-first century have…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31
    Routledge
    Space Power and Politics

  • Precision Strike Warfare and International Intervention

    Strategic, Ethico-Legal and Decisional Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Aaronson, Wali Aslam, Tom Dyson, Regina Rauxloh

    This book explores whether the new capabilities made possible by precision-strike technologies are reshaping approaches to international intervention. Since the end of the Cold War, US technological superiority has led to a more proactive and, some would argue, high risk approach to international…

    Paperback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Armed Drones and the Ethics of War

    Military virtue in a post-heroic age, 1st Edition

    By Christian Enemark

    This book assesses the ethical implications of using armed unmanned aerial vehicles (‘hunter-killer drones’) in contemporary conflicts. The American way of war is trending away from the heroic and towards the post-heroic, driven by a political preference for air-powered management of strategic…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Chant

    First published in 1987, The Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware provides, within a single volume, the salient technical and operational details of the most important weapons. The complete range of hardware used in land, sea and air forces throughout the world at the time of publication…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The RAF and Aircraft Design

    Air Staff Operational Requirements 1923-1939, 1st Edition

    By Colin S Sinnott

    This work examines the evolution of the RAF's operational requirements for its home defence air force - for bombers to mount a deterrent counter offensive and for fighters to provide direct defence of Britain. It discusses the management processes, policies and decisions relevant to operational…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge
    Studies in Air Power

  • Soviet Air Force Theory, 1918-1945

    1st Edition

    By James Sterrett

    This new book examines the development of Soviet thinking on the operational employment of their Air Force from 1918 to 1945, using Soviet theoretical writings and contemporary analyses of combat actions.…

    Paperback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge
    Soviet (Russian) Study of War

  • Chinese Space Policy

    A Study in Domestic and International Politics, 1st Edition

    By Roger Handberg, Zhen Li

    This volume explains the beginnings and expansion of China's space program, analyzing how China is now able to hold such ambitions and how the interaction between technology, politics and economics has influenced the Chinese space program. It opens by tracing out the earlier development of the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-13
    Routledge
    Space Power and Politics

  • Space and Defense Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Damon Coletta, Frances T. Pilch

    This edited volume introduces the reader to the role of space in military and defense strategy, and outlines some of the major foreign and domestic actors in the space arena, as well as constraints of law and treaties on activities in space. It also addresses science and technology as they relate…

    Paperback – 2010-01-15
    Routledge
    Space Power and Politics

  • The Psychology of Strategic Terrorism

    Public and Government Responses to Attack, 1st Edition

    By Ben Sheppard

    This new volume explores terrorism and strategic terror, examining how the public responds to terrorist attacks, and what authorities can do in such situations. The book uses a unique interdisciplinary approach, which combines the behavioural sciences and international relations, in order to…

    Paperback – 2009-12-21
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Missile Defence

    International, Regional and National Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sten Rynning, Bertel Heurlin

    The missile defence policy of the US plays a crucial role in international affairs and is normally studied from a US perspective. This book is different, it delivers a sharp analysis of regional and national variations and integrates them with US viewpoints to present a&…

    Paperback – 2006-05-01
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

2Series in Air Power

Product Search