The Privatization of Warfare and Inherently Governmental Functions

Private Military Companies in Iraq and the State Monopoly of Regulated Force

By Nicolai Due-Gundersen

While many texts focus only on existing or proposed legislation, this book analyses the public perception of private military companies (PMCs) and how their use by states affects how the general public perceives state legitimacy of monopolizing force. [Subject: Politics, Military Studies]

Publication Date: 2/22/2016
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781780683799