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The Arms Trade and Europe (Chatham House Papers)

by Paul Cornish

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Pinter Publishers Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms trade,
  • EU & European institutions,
  • Weapons & equipment,
  • Arms Control And Disarmament,
  • International Trade,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Europe,
  • Bible - Study - Old Testament

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9586015M
    ISBN 101855672847
    ISBN 109781855672840

    The $8 billion arms package, the single largest from the United States to Taiwan in many years, is certain to anger China and could complicate the trade war. . Arms Trade in General: Indefensible: seven myths that sustain the global arms trade, by Paul Holden et al., is an “essential handbook for all those seeking to debunk the myths that underpin the global arms trade”.. Indefensible puts forward a devastating challenge to this conventional wisdom, which has normalised the existence of the most savage weapons of mass destruction .

    The Arms Trade Treaty, however, limits itself to weaponry and ammunition. The players in the arms trade include governments, private companies, gunrunners, rebel movements, and terrorists. Source: SIPRI. The international arms trade predominantly consists of developed countries selling to developing states. The United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) became binding international law in late , and although the text of the treaty is a relatively concise framework for assessing whether to authorize or deny proposed conventional weapons transfers by states parties, there exists controversy as to the meaning of certain key provisions. Furthermore, the treaty requires a national regulatory Author: Andrew Clapham.

    UK arms export refers to trades of UK-made weapons around the world. The country is one of the world’s most successful arms exporters. According to the analysis by Action on Armed Violence, Military arms deals have been prepared £39bn between and According to the Campaign Against Arms Trade, the UK mostly has exported arms to United States of America, . This book is a reduced version of a report prepared at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. It shows that the richer countries—America, Russia, Britain and France—are responsible for 86 per cent of arms going into the Third World.


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Share Buy New. $ $ + $ shipping Only 1 left in stock - order soon. /5(44). The first book on the subject in nearly a decade, The International Arms Trade provides an engaging introduction to the trade, the effects, and the consequences of these weapons. The authors trace the history of the arms trade and examine how it Cited by: The arms trade and Europe.

[Paul Cornish; Royal Institute of International Affairs.] this book draws attention to important differences, within the EU, between the trade in finished weapons and the Read more Rating: (not yet rated) # Arms transfers--European Union countries\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema.

The European Network Against Arms Trade (ENAAT) is an informal network of European The Arms Trade and Europe book groups working together in research, advocacy and campaigning. Although European governments claim not to export arms to countries at war or violating human rights, European arms are sold all over the world with very few restrictions.

An interactive guide to Europe's arms trade Numbers and PDFs are not the best of friends. So it takes a certain amount of time and commitment to extract valuable data on arms exports from EU Author: Mona Chalabi. The growth of arms trade from Europe, especially France and Germany,is a significant change.

French arms exports registered a 72 per cent increase inreaching their highest level for any five-year period since and accounted for per cent of total global arms exports. The Global Arms Trade is a timely, comprehensive and in-depth study of this topic, a phenomenon which has continued to flourish despite the end of the Cold War and the preoccupation with global terrorism after 11 September It provides a clear description and analysis of the demand for, and supply of, modern weapons systems, and assess key issues.

Her book will be essential reading for any observer of French defence policy."-- Professor François Heisbourg, Senior Advisor for Europe, IISS "French Arms Exports: The Business of Sovereignty is poised to become the go-to resource on the contemporary French arms trade.

Not since the s has there been such a carefully researched. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction / Martin Navias and Susan Willett --Ch. 1.A Permissive Practitioner: The U.K.'s Arms Trade Policy / Susan Willett --Ch.

Arms Export Policy / Herbert Wulf --Ch. Arms Trade and the EC / Yves Boyer --Ch. tion of the. The Shadow World is the harrowing behind-the-scenes tale of the global arms trade, revealing the deadly collusion that all too often exists among senior politicians, weapons manufacturers, felonious arms dealers, and the militarya situation that compromises our security and undermines our democracy.

Pulling back the curtain on this secretive world, Andrew /5. The Arms Trade and Europe by Paul Cornish,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Paul Cornish. This is a list of the world's 50 largest arms manufacturers and other military service companies, along with their countries of origin.

The information is based on a list published by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute for The list provided by the SIPRI excludes companies based in China. A major historical study of the global arms trade, revolving around the transfer of small arms from metropolitan Europe to the turbulent frontiers of Indian Ocean societies during the 'long' nineteenth century (c).Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Asia, the Americas and Africa, with Europe and Middle East on the contrary noting a clear decrease. The five main suppliers account for 93% of the global arms trade (see figure 1). The US and Russia top the ranks, together with the EU (with Germany, France and the UK the biggest suppliers there), but China has recently emerged as a rising Size: KB.

Arms industry staff seconded into key roles at UK Department for Trade Concerns raised after FoI request reveals arms firms’ employees in influential government posts Published: 18 Mar In this book, Neil Cooper explores the lingering imperial culture which drives the attitudes behind Britain's arms business.

He reviews the perceived economic and political benefits flowing from Britain's arms exports and argues that the country's economic, military and political security are actually eroded by its arms trade.

Discusses the major issues arising from the arms trade phenomenon; The global arms trade is a major area of academic and governmental enquiry. With chapters looking at World regions such as Asia, Europe and the Middle East, as well as individual countries, this book will be of particular use and interest to scholars of international relations.

Numbers by the Switzerland-based Small Arms Survey show that unregistered weapons outnumbered legal ones in by million to million. According to a recent Rand Corp. report: Europe represents the largest market for arms trade on the dark web, generating revenues that are around five times higher than the US.

written on u.S. arms transfers, arms export policies, and the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons. rAc Hel Sto l is Senior Analyst at the center for defense Information in washington, dc, and is chairperson of the Small Arms working Group.

colonel DAn SMitH retired from the u.S. army in and is currently Senior fellow. The great European conflict known as the Thirty Years War was only the final phase of a war in the Netherlands which was to last 80 years.

In the course of this the Dutch rose up successfully against their Spanish rulers and established a Republic in the early 16th century which was the envy of its contemporaries. This volume brings together papers by 11 leading military. The Arms Trade The United Nations, in its work to assist people all over the world, is confronted every day with the negative impact of lax controls on the arms trade."At last, the book I've always dreamed of: a comprehensive guide to the U.S.

arms trade establishment with all of the vital particulars-names, agencies, laws, loopholes, addresses, documents, phone numbers, and all the rest. It will prove indispensable for anyone who works on arms trade issues.".The EU annual reports on arms exports control are however one of the few official sources for analysing the European arms trade.

This is the reason why ENAAT and CAAT set up an easy application to find a way through this overload of information.