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Why war?

Ideology, theory and history

by Keith L. Nelson

  • 361 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Historiography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKeith L. Nelson and Spencer C. Olin, Jr.
    ContributionsOlin, Spencer C., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21 .N39
    The Physical Object
    Pagination201 p. ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4740886M
    ISBN 100520036727
    LC Control Number78051746

    In What Causes War? Greg Cashman provides a new synthesis of a rapidly expanding field. His analysis of international conflict starts at the level of individual psychology and proceeds through levels of rational decision making to large-scale theories of international systems.4/5(1). Aug 04,  · Much of what animates this book is the tension between these two important aspects of her life, and it may explain the divided nature of the solutions .

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It is an emotional, honest, and affecting primer for all Americans on war and the national psyche, and we ignore this book at our Cited by: I’m certainly not recommending every book about war ever written, or even every book I’ve read on the subject, but instead a collection of the most meaningful.

I’m sure I’ll miss some great books you’ve loved, so please suggest them in the comments. Note: I have them roughly organized by chronology and era but feel free to skip around. This book provides an alternative method of thinking about why wars are fought through its analysis of the power struggle between nations.

This book forges a new way of thinking, giving readers a new understanding of war and its effects on society. War is a destructive element of society. It causes great anguish, pain, and deaths. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

Dec 13,  · It is all about war stories, this happened, there was this battle here, this battle there. As to why we lost, the author sums it up as follows, once we got in we should have got out straight away.

That's it, the totality of why the US lost in Afghanistan and Iraq. The rest of the book, all 99 percent is about things that happened with no analysis.4/5(). The Art of War was released in as an e-book companion alongside the Art of War DLC for Europa Universalis IV, a PC strategy game by Paradox Development Studios, with a foreword by Thomas Johansson.

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Oct 06,  · Why War Is Good. Stratfor A theme that runs through Morris' book is that while some idealists worship primitive societies and the noble savages who populate them, primitive societies rather.

Why are We at War. book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “Because democracy is noble, it is always endangered. Nobility, /5. The book referred to then would be the Torah.

However, according to the Vulgate and medieval and modern exegetes, this is the complete title of a book which, like several other literary works, has not been preserved.

The extent of the actual quotation from this book is debated. Jul 14,  · Sun Tzu’s The Art of War is one of the world’s most revered books on strategy. Although this classic was compiled more than 2, ago, there is still much you can learn from the writing on.

May 23,  · But there are other, more troubling reasons why men love war. The love of war stems from the union, deep in the core of our being between sex.

This is my book summary of The Art of War by Sun Tzu. My notes are informal and often contain quotes from the book as well as my own thoughts. This summary also includes key lessons and important passages from the book. Whenever you buy one of my books, join the Habits Academy, or otherwise. Jul 13,  · Unfortunately, this profound insight was misrepresented in an inferior book called War and the Clash of Civilisations by Samuel Huntington.

The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers (). Apr 27,  · "War and Peace" is a long book, sure, but it’s also a thrilling examination of history populated with some of the deepest, most realistic characters you’ll find anywhere.The Einstein-Freud Correspondence () The letter which Einstein addressed to Freud, concerning the projected organization of intellectual leaders, was sent inor possiblyand read as follows: I greatly admire your passion to ascertain the truth--a passion that has come to dominate all else in your thinking.Jan 22,  · The book is the product of a very big mind, who lost interest in almost everything War and Peace was about before he died.

It is a living organism that is never quite the same as you remembered.