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International Perspectives on the Falklands Conflict : A Matter of Life and Death - Alex Danchev

International Perspectives on the Falklands Conflict

A Matter of Life and Death

By: Alex Danchev (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 3rd March 1992
ISBN: 9780333525920
Number Of Pages: 277

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"A Matter of Life and Death" is a collection of new work on the Falklands Conflict by leading authorities in the field, British and Argentine. The themes of the volume are defence and diplomacy, and the problematic relationship between the two. The authors investigate all aspects of the conflict from the relevance of Falklands/Malvinas past, through the diplomatic and military crisis of 1982, to the shifts in public opinion in both countries. Contributors include Peter Beck, Peter Calvert, Alex Danchev, Lawrence Freedman, Virginia Gamba-Stonehouse, Guillermo Makin and Paul Rogers.

List of Cartoons - Acknowledgements - List of Abbreviations - Notes on the Contributors - Introduction: A Matter of Life and Death; A.Danchev - The Policy Relevance of the Falklands/Malvinas Past; P.Beck - The Argentine Malvinas Factor; P.Calvert - The Chilean Falklands Factor; F.Sanfuentes - The Role of the Falkland Lobby, 1968-1990; C.Ellerby - International and Inter-Agency Misperception in the Falklands Conflict; V.Gamba-Stonehouse - The Franks Report: a Chronicle of Unripe Time; A.Danchev - Intelligence Warning and the Occupation of the Falklands; M.Herman - The Falklands War and the Concept of Escalation; L.Freedman - The Falklands War and British Defence Policy; P.Rogers - Anglo-American Relations in the Falklands Conflict; C.Bluth - The Nature of Anglo-Argentine Diplomacy, 1980-1990; G.Makin - Public Attitudes and the Future of the Islands; F.Noguera & P.Willetts - Index

ISBN: 9780333525920
ISBN-10: 0333525922
Series: St Antony's
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 277
Published: 3rd March 1992
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.3 x 14.5  x 2.3
Weight (kg): 0.52
Edition Number: 2