Daily Archives: January 27, 2014

Command, control and contestation: negotiating security at the London 2012 Olympics

[Translate] Command, control and contestation: negotiating security at the London 2012 Olympics Pete Fussey Article first published online: 12 DEC 2013 © 2013 Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) The Geographical Journal Mega-event security is often characterised … Continue reading

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The Impact of Mercenaries and Private Military and Security Companies on Civil War Severity between 1946 and 2002

[Translate] The Impact of Mercenaries and Private Military and Security Companies on Civil War Severity between 1946 and 2002 Ulrich Petersohna* Accepted author version posted online: 17 Jan 2014 Published online: 17 Jan 2014 Abstract Research has long abandoned the … Continue reading

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Citizenship and the contracting out of military work: from national conscription to globalized recruitment

[Translate] Citizenship and the contracting out of military work: from national conscription to globalized recruitment Maya Eichlera* Received: 26 Jul 2013 Accepted: 1 Nov 2013 Published online: 17 Jan 2014 Abstract The emergence of private military and security companies (PMSCs) … Continue reading

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New at the top: Gen. William ‘Kip’ Ward, contracting firm’s president

[Translate] New at the top: Gen. William ‘Kip’ Ward, contracting firm’s president Courtesy of Sentel – Retired Gen. William “Kip” Ward is now president of Sentel, an IT, intelligence, integrated logistics and engineering services company. By — Interview with Vanessa … Continue reading

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