Italian Military Operations Abroad: Just Don't Call it War by P. IgnaziItalian Military Operations Abroad: Just Don't Call it War by P. Ignazi

Italian Military Operations Abroad: Just Don't Call it War

byP. Ignazi, G. Giacomello, F. Coticchia

Hardcover | February 17, 2012

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Peace support operations are one of the most important tools in the foreign policy of Western democracies. This book is a study of Italian military operations in the last twenty years. Italy's operations are examined through an analysis of parliamentary debates and interviews with leading policy-makers.
PIERO IGNAZI is Professor of Comparative Politics at the University of Bologna, Italy. He is Chairman of the Research Committee for Political Sociology of IPSA and ISA. He has worked extensively on party systems in Italy and Europe. His most recent publication is Extreme Right Parties in Western Europe (2006, 2nd expanded and updated ...
Title:Italian Military Operations Abroad: Just Don't Call it WarFormat:HardcoverDimensions:280 pagesPublished:February 17, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230228917

ISBN - 13:9780230228917


Table of Contents

The Foreign Policy of a Late Comer
The Political Interpretation of the Military Operations Abroad
From the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Italy's Military Operations 1990-2001
From the Fall of the Twin Towers: Italy's Military Operations 2001-2008
Treading on this Ice: Italy's Debate on Defence and National Security Policy
Afterword: A View from the Ground; G. Badialetti