The biological weapons regime

Revill, James (2018) The biological weapons regime. In: Regulating global security insights from conventional and unconventional regimes. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9783319985985 (Accepted)

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Abstract

This chapter looks the web of measures in place to prohibit and prevent biological weapons and argues that theoretically, this regime most closely resembles Nadelmann’s (1990) concept of a “strong global prohibition regime” in that it represents the institutionalisation of an explicit norm prohibiting the development, production, stockpiling and arguably the use of biological weapons

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords: Biological Weapons, Biological disarmament, Biological Weapons Convention, Power, regimes, international security.
Schools and Departments: School of Business, Management and Economics > SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit
Research Centres and Groups: Harvard Sussex Program
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
J Political Science > JZ International relations > JZ5511.2 Promotion of peace. Peaceful change > JZ5587 International security. Disarmament. Global survival
Depositing User: James Revill
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2018 13:16
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2018 13:16
URI: http://srodev.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/77232
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