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Contractors Supporting Combat Operations. A Failure of Imagination

Contractors Supporting Combat Operations. A Failure of Imagination

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Mission Accomplishment through Outsourcing

Mission Accomplishment through Outsourcing

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Private security beyond private military and security companies: exploring diversity within private-public collaborations and its consequences for security governance

Crime, Law and Social Change pp 1–15 Private security beyond private military and security companies: exploring diversity within private-public collaborations and its consequences for security governance Authors and affiliations Oldrich Bures 1  2 Helena Carrapico  3 1.Center for Security Studies  Metropolitan University … Continue reading

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Engaging the Contested and Material Politics of Private Military and Security Service Governance from a Pragmatist Perspective

Engaging the Contested and Material Politics of Private Military and Security Service Governance from a Pragmatist Perspective By Anna Leander Posted 2016.10.31 Deborah Avant’s article is a welcome contribution to a topic that is surely one of the most politically … Continue reading

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Report of the Ethiopia Regional Conference on Private Military and Security Companies

Report of the Ethiopia Regional Conference on Private Military and Security Companies

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The Private Sector Role in Offensive Cyber Operations: Benefits, Issues and Challenges

The Private Sector Role in Offensive Cyber Operations: Benefits, Issues and Challenges Irving Lachow Stanford University June 15, 2016 Abstract: This paper explores the role that companies play in supporting offensive cyber operations. It finds that contractors play critical roles … Continue reading

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Blackwater versus Blackbeard: which international regulations exist for the use of private maritime security companies in vessel protection operations?

Blackwater versus Blackbeard: which international regulations exist for the use of private maritime security companies in vessel protection operations?

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The Evolving Contingency Contracting Market: Private Sector: Self regulation and United States Government Monitoring of Procurement of Stability Operations

The Evolving Contingency Contracting Market: Private Sector: Self regulation and United States Government Monitoring of Procurement of Stability Operations

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Cultural Heritage, Human Rights and the Privatisation of War

Cultural Heritage, Human Rights and the Privatisation of War Ana Filipa Vrdoljak University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law October 19, 2015 Heritage, Culture and Rights: Challenging Legal Discourses. Ed. A. Durbach and L. Lixinski. Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2016. Abstract: … Continue reading

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Why Nigeria Should Consider Adopting the Montreux Document Relating to Private Military and Security Companies

Why Nigeria Should Consider Adopting the Montreux Document Relating to Private Military and Security Companies

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