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Emerging Critical Technologies and Security in the Asia-Pacific

Authors: Bitzinger, R., Vlavianos, Haris

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The proliferation of advanced militarily relevant technologies in the Asia-Pacific over the past few decades has been a significant, and perhaps even alarming, development. This volume addresses how such technologies may affect military capabilities and military advantage in the region.

About the authors

Richard A. Bitzinger is a Senior Fellow and Coordinator of the Military Transformations Program at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Singapore. His work at RSIS focuses on security and defense issues relating to the Asia-Pacific region, including military modernization and force transformation, regional defense industries and local armaments production, and weapons proliferation.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Bitzinger, Richard A.

    Pages 1-5

  • Emerging Technologies and Military Capability

    James, Andrew D.

    Pages 6-21

  • The Potential Import of New, Emerging, and Over-the-Horizon Technologies

    Ross, Andrew L.

    Pages 22-36

  • Absorbing New Military Capabilities: Defense Technology Acquisition and the Asia-Pacific

    Lundmark, Martin

    Pages 37-52

  • Emerging Technologies’ Potential to Change the Balance of Power in Asia

    Gholz, Eugene

    Pages 53-62

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eBook $69.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-46127-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Emerging Critical Technologies and Security in the Asia-Pacific
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-46128-5
DOI
10.1057/9781137461285
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-46127-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 169
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