Strategic Technologies for the Military: Breaking New Frontiers

Strategic Technologies for the Military: Breaking New Frontiers

by Ajey Lele
     
 

Written in an easy-to-understand style, the book describes the nuances of technological development in a purely scientific manner and provides a social perspective to their relevance for future warfare and for issues such as disarmament and arms control, as well as their impact on the environment. The book begins with a focus on the research going on in several

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Overview

Written in an easy-to-understand style, the book describes the nuances of technological development in a purely scientific manner and provides a social perspective to their relevance for future warfare and for issues such as disarmament and arms control, as well as their impact on the environment. The book begins with a focus on the research going on in several developed countries in the last decade—some of them for nearly two decades now—and then narrows its focus on India and a few developing countries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788132102410
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/30/2009
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Wing Commander Ajey Lele is currently a Research Fellow with Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA), New Delhi. His research interests include Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), Space

Security and Strategic Technologies. He is a post graduate in Physics as well as Defence and Strategic Studies. He has obtained Ph D from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He has authored two books titled Bio-Weapons: The Genie in the Bottle (2004) and Weather and Warfare (2006). He has also contributed articles to reputed journals, websites and newspapers.

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