Tom Stevenson: Proxy Warfare, 22 October 2020
Show More Proxy Wars: Suppressing Violence through Local Agents by Eli Berman and David A. Lake.
Cornell, 354 pp., £23.99, March 2019, 978 1 5017 3306 2Show More
Proxy War: The Least Bad Option by Tyrone L. Groh.
Stanford, 264 pp., £56, March 2019, 978 1 5036 0818 4Show More
Surrogate Warfare: The Transformation of War in the 21st Century by Andreas Krieg and Jean-Marc Rickli.
Georgetown, 258 pp., £21.99, June 2019, 978 1 62616 678 3Show More
“... peaceful.In Surrogate Warfare: The Transformation of War in the 21st Century, Andreas Krieg and Jean-Marc Rickli subscribe to a version of the thesis of hegemonic decline, in which a West riven by identity crises has seen proxy warfare as a way to minimise the cost of war to its citizenry. What they refer to as ‘stand-off’ postmodern warfare has ...”