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- Nachtschatten Verlag 2011; US$ 10.49
"Ich habe den Wunsch und die Hoffnung, dass diese Untersuchungen des hartnäckigsten aller menschlichen Probleme andere zu weiteren Entdeckungen und möglichen Lösungen führen." Ralph Metzner in seinem Vorwort more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 19.95
Proxy wars represent a perennial strand in the history of conflict. The appeal of ‘warfare on the cheap’ has proved an irresistible strategic allure for nations through the centuries. However, proxy wars remain a missing link in contemporary war and security studies. In this timely book Andrew Mumford sheds new light on the dynamics and... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013; US$ 58.99
Now in a thoroughly revised and updated edition, this classic text presents a comprehensive survey of the many alternative theories that attempt to explain the causes of interstate war. For each theory, Greg Cashman examines the arguments and counterarguments, considers the empirical evidence and counterevidence generated by social-science research,... more...
- Constable & Robinson 2013; US$ 13.11
'I set out to find how courage is born and how it is sustained in a modern army of a free people. The soldier is alone in his war with terror and we have to recognise the first signs of his defeat, that we may come in time to his rescue.' Lord Moran First published in 1945 this early, groundbreaking account of the psychological effects... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 38.99
This pioneering book explains the causes of war through a sustained combination of theoretical insights and detailed case studies. Cashman and Robinson find that while all wars have multiple causes, these factors typically combine in identifiable 'dangerous patterns.' Through the examples of World War I, World War II in the Pacific, the Six-Day War,... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 49.99
The present anthology stems from the perception of a widespread and manifest uneasiness concerning the business of military intervention in our times. Indeed, the West is for quite some time engaged in a deep introspection about his military intervention policies in the years to come and reflects about this. What will Western military intervention... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95
This book is a systematic effort by leading international scholars to map the trends in major-power warfare and explore whether it is waxing or waning. The main point of departure is that major-power war as a historical institution is in decline. This does not mean, though, that wars between states are in general disappearing. While there is some convergence... more...
- RAND Corporation 2013; US$ 9.95
Examines social fitness, the combination of resources from social connections that influence how individuals respond to stressful circumstances, to identify methods of increasing social connectedness and support among U.S. Airmen and their families. more...
- Easton Studio Press, LLC 2011; US$ 7.99
Once in a great while, a book is written that substantially changes the way people think about a particular subject. Will War Ever End? is such a book. Written as a ?manifesto for waging peace? by an active duty captain in the US Army, Will War Ever End? challenges readers to think about peace, war and violence in radically new ways. ?Are human beings... more...