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):

Report Date:

1991-06-14

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Sociology and Law
  • Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE