Causes Of War, Revised And Enlarged Edition / Edition 2

Causes Of War, Revised And Enlarged Edition / Edition 2

by Michael Howard
     
 

Michael Howard offers an analysis of our present predicament by discussing those issues that cause war and make peace. His book includes an examination of nuclear strategy today, views of the past about the conduct of international relations, ethics, modes of defense, and studies of military thinkers and leaders.See more details below

Overview

Michael Howard offers an analysis of our present predicament by discussing those issues that cause war and make peace. His book includes an examination of nuclear strategy today, views of the past about the conduct of international relations, ethics, modes of defense, and studies of military thinkers and leaders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674104174
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
12/12/1983
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.66(d)

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction

  • The Causes of Wars
  • War and the Nation State
  • The Strategic Approach to International Relations
  • Ethics and Power in International Policy
  • Social Change and the Defence of the West
  • The Relevance of Traditional Strategy
  • The Forgotten Dimensions of Strategy
  • Two Controversial Pieces:

    • Surviving a Protest
    • On Fighting a Nuclear War

  • War in the Making and Unmaking of Europe
  • The British Way in Warfare: A Reappraisal
  • The Use and Abuse of Military History
  • Three People:

    • Liddell Hart
    • Montgomery
    • Kissinger

  • Acknowledgements

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