SIPRI Yearbook 2010: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security (SIPRI Yearbook Series)

SIPRI Yearbook 2010: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security (SIPRI Yearbook Series)

By: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (author)Hardback

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The SIPRI Yearbook is the authoritative source of data and analysis on BL Security and conflicts BL Military spending and armaments BL Non-proliferation, arms control and disarmament With a focus on the conflict in Afghanistan, the impact of the global financial crisis and nuclear disarmament, the 41st edition of the SIPRI Yearbook includes coverage of developments in 2009 in BL Major armed conflicts BL Multilateral peace operations BL Military expenditure BL Arms production BL International arms transfers BL World nuclear forces, stocks of fissile materials and nuclear explosions BL Nuclear arms control and non-proliferation BL Reducing security threats from chemical and biological materials BL Conventional arms control BL Controls on security-related international transfers BL Multilateral arms embargoes as well as special studies on BL A world without nuclear weapons BL Armed conflict, crime and criminal violence BL Civilian actors in peace operations BL Euro-Atlantic security and institutions and extensive annexes on BL Arms control and disarmament agreements BL International security cooperation bodies BL Events during 2009 in the area of security and arms control The print edition includes an access token; on redemption of the token the user will be issued with a username and password in order to login to the online edition of the SIPRI Yearbook 2010. Institutions are able to access the SIPRI Yearbook 2010 Online if they purchase three of more copies of the print edition.

Contents

Preface ; Acknowledgements ; Abstracts ; Abbreviations and conventions ; Introduction. International security, armaments and disarmament in 2010 ; 1. A world without nuclear weapons: fantasy or necessity? ; 2. Armed conflict, crime and criminal violence ; Appendix 2A. Patterns of major armed conflicts, 2000-2009 ; Appendix 2B. The Global Peace Index 2010 ; 3. Civilian roles in peace operations ; Appendix 3A. Multilateral peace operations, 2009 ; 4. Euro-Atlantic security and institutions: rebalancing in the midst of global change ; 5. Military expenditure ; Appendix 5A. Military expenditure data, 2000-2009 ; Appendix 5B. The reporting of military expenditure data ; 6. Arms production ; Appendix 6A. The SIPRI Top 100 arms-producing companies, 2008 ; Appendix 6B. Major arms industry acquisitions, 2009 ; 7. International arms transfers ; Appendix 7A. The suppliers and recipients of major conventional weapons, 2005-2009 ; Appendix 7B. The financial value of the arms trade, 1999-2008 ; Appendix 7C. Transparency in arms transfers ; 8. World nuclear forces ; Appendix 8A. Global stocks of fissile materials, 2009 ; Appendix 8B. Nuclear explosions, 1945-2009 ; 9. Nuclear arms control and non-proliferation ; 10. Reducing security threats from chemical and biological materials ; 11. Conventional arms control ; 12. Controls on security-related international transfers ; Appendix 12A. Multilateral arms embargoes, 2009 ; Annex A. Arms control and disarmament agreements ; Annex B. International security cooperation bodies ; Annex C. Chronology 2009 ; About the authors ; Errata ; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780199581122
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 606
  • ID: 9780199581122
  • weight: 1051
  • ISBN10: 0199581126

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