Private military companies: Markets, ethics and economics

Jurgen Brauer

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Our ultimate purpose then is not so much to provide a defence of mercenarism, but to attack a certain kind of anti-mercenarism, underpinned by that Machiavellian virtu, which extols inter alia the virtues of a citizen's willing subordination of his or her personal interest to the communal good.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPrivate Military and Security Companies
Subtitle of host publicationEthics, Policies and Civil-Military Relations
PublisherRoutledge Taylor & Francis Group
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)0203930835, 9780203930830
StatePublished - Jan 16 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Arts and Humanities


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