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Area of research, "Defence and Security" is aimed at a comprehensive study of the formation and development of methods for detecting and predicting threats to national security. Particular attention is paid to the study of conceptual and doctrinal issues of modern military science and art. Special place in the study is concerned with the study of modern concepts and techniques of warfare.

The definition of war in the 21st century

Review of the twenty-first annual conference on the strategy of the Institute of strategic studies Army war College, April 6-8, 2010. The conference was attended by over 150 leading military theorists and strategists. The conference has become one of those venues that sounded problematic issues and research priorities relating to the nature and character of war in the 21st century. As part of this review provides a summary of the issues and problems discussed at the conference, the understanding of which requires on the reader's familiarity with basic elements and conceptual apparatus of Western military culture and strategy.

20-02-2011 Arzumanyan Rach'ya 5860 0

The relationship between war, politics and Economics. The foundations of the war economy

The relationship between war and Economics refers to the fundamental linkages between science. The course and outcome of war, victory, defeat States are determined by various factors, among which the crucial economic factor. The state economy has a decisive influence on the course of social progress and determines its development, as much as not influenced by political and other factors. The study of this relationship has important methodological significance for the answer, first of all, to the questions: "where are the sources of war?" "is it possible to eliminate war from human society?" etc.

22-01-2011 5774 0

Theory of conflicts and actual conflicts of the late XX – early XXI centuries

It will be interesting to compare this theory with other existing divisions of the world now and with the political realities of today. First of all, it recalls the traditional division of "North – South", industrialized - developing countries. But at the forefront of the economic contradiction is derived, reflecting the gap in levels of production, consumption, standard of living. It is easy to see for him the historical legacy of colonialism "Metropolis – colony". Overall, except for a few well started former colonies, the geographical scope of the old and the new division coincided.

24-12-2010 admin 5854 0

The foundations of economic security of the state

The changes in the international situation marked the beginning of new approaches in the sphere of political, economic and military relations of the countries of the world community. In these circumstances, national security is closely linked to economic issues. However, as the threat of war in the modern world is not finally removed, especially acute problem of providing economic security of the state and practical steps in this direction.

21-12-2010 6420 0

The armed forces of Russia: 2010

The article presents the results of the Centre for strategic assessments and forecasts analysis of open source information about the state of the Russian Armed Forces at the beginning of 2010 Reviewed media coverage of key issues of military construction, state of the armed forces, social problems, personnel problems of the military-industrial complex, military-technical cooperation with foreign States.

28-10-2010 6830 0

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