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Nonlethal weapons

war without death

by David Morehouse

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonlethal weapons.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [131]-138) and index.

    StatementDavid A. Morehouse.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU795 .M67 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 142 p. :
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL979003M
    ISBN 100275951707
    LC Control Number96016271

    Additionally, comparisons of nonlethal weapons to the atomic bomb and the powerful deterrent effects of it's terrifying destructive power have been made by Dunnigan in the book, Digital Soldiers. The atomic bomb and it's effect on international politics is still being sorted out. We believe you will find this reference book to be a useful addition to the current literature on nonlethal weapons. Its target audience is individuals who deal with special operations, weapons procurement and sales, and military operations other than war.

    Pages in category "Non-lethal weapons" The following 58 pages are in this category, out of 58 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). The existing Joint Nonlethal Weapons Directorate has a budget for fiscal year of $ million—up from an annual $22 million or so for the past .

    Top 5 Best Non-Lethal Weapons: Non Lethal Self Defense Reviews. The world, for a long time now, has been getting more and more dangerous necessitating a means of protecting oneself more so than in the past. However, not everyone is able to, or wants to, carry a lethal weapon for that protection. Whether it is fear of a child getting into a gun. Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) are defined as Weapons, devices and munitions that are explicitly designed and primarily employed to incapacitate targeted personnel or materiel immediately, while minimizing fatalities, permanent injury to personnel, and undesired damage to property in the targeted area or environment. NLW are intended to have reversible effects on personnel or .


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Nonlethal weapons are used by the Army across the range of military operations involved in unified land. Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) Reference Book. CONTRACT NUMBER 5b. GRANT NUMBER 5c. PROGRAM ELEMENT NUMBER 6.

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Presenting alternative methods of conflict resolution, this examination of the philosophy of peace presents nonlethal weaponry as a solution to the destructiveness of war. Conventional lethal weapons and weapons of mass destruction evolved into an unprecedented billion dollar a year defense industry.

This industry and its war makers have taken the lives of an estimated. In JulyDOD Directive“Policy for Non-Lethal Weapons,” defined nonlethal weapons as “[w]eapons that are explicitly designed and primarily employed so as to incapacitate personnel or materiel, while minimizing fatalities, permanent injury to personnel, and undesired damage to property and the environment.” 7.

The JNLWD’s Non-Lethal Directed Energy Weapons (NL DEW) portfolio uses light, laser, and high-powered radio frequency effects to deny, deter, and/or defeat threats to personnel and materiel in complex and ambiguous conflicts.

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