Accession Number : ADA301718
Title : New Technology, War and International Law.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan-Jun 91,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Walsh, Miguel
PDF Url : ADA301718
Report Date : 14 JUN 1991
Pagination or Media Count : 27
Abstract : Report analyzes relationship between war in the post-Cold War era, emerging non-lethal and discriminate weapons technologies and tenets of the international law of armed conflict (Laws of War). Report provides insights on applicability of international law to employment of new technology weapons, their implications and considerations relevent to civilian and military decision makers.
Descriptors : *MILITARY APPLICATIONS, *TECHNOLOGY FORECASTING, *INTERNATIONAL LAW, WEAPONS, WARFARE, DECISION MAKING, CONFLICT, LETHALITY, DISCRIMINATE ANALYSIS.
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Sociology and Law
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE