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Contesting an essential concept

Simon Dalby

Contesting an essential concept

dilemmas in contemporary security discourse

by Simon Dalby

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Published by Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Program in International Security in Ottawa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references: p. 14-15.

StatementSimon Dalby.
SeriesOccasional paper series -- no. 6, 1994, Occasional paper series (Norman Paterson School of International Affairs) -- no. 6.
ContributionsNorman Paterson School of International Affairs. Program in International Security.
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 15 p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20386640M

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