‘Non-Lethal’ Weapons

  • Authors
  • Neil Davison

Part of the Global Issues Series book series (GLOISS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Neil Davison
    Pages 1-11
  3. Neil Davison
    Pages 40-69
  4. Neil Davison
    Pages 105-142
  5. Neil Davison
    Pages 143-185
  6. Neil Davison
    Pages 186-205
  7. Neil Davison
    Pages 206-219
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 220-304

About this book


This book provides an up-to-date analysis of the development and deployment of 'non-lethal' weapons by police and military organizations. It reviews the key technologies, issues, and dangers, with particular attention to the development of drugs, lasers, microwaves, and acoustics as incapacitating weapons.


attention development drugs energy organization organizations police Rogers weapons

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