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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3146: International Law, Conflict and Strategy

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading:


D. Patrikarakos, War in 140 Characters: How Social Media Is Reshaping Conflict in the Twenty-First Century (2017)


C. Ford and W. Williams (eds), Complex Battlespaces: The Law of Armed Conflict and the Dynamics of Modern Warfare (2019)


N. White and C. Henderson (eds), Research Handbook on International Conflict and Security Law (2013)


T. Farrell, Unwinnable: Britain’s War in Afghanistan, 2001–2014 (2017)


D. Kilcullen, Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerrilla (2015)


V. Lowe, International Law (2007)


D. Armstrong, ‎T. Farrell, ‎H. Lambert, International Law and International Relations (2012)