Rethinking Theory and History in the Cold War

Rethinking Theory and History in the Cold War

by Richard Saull
     
 

ISBN-10: 0714651893

ISBN-13: 9780714651897

Pub. Date: 06/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This work provides a critique of existing understandings of the Cold War prevalent in International Relations, and offers an alternative perspective on the Cold War founded on a historical materialist approach. The author focuses on the relationship between state and society.  See more details below

Overview

This work provides a critique of existing understandings of the Cold War prevalent in International Relations, and offers an alternative perspective on the Cold War founded on a historical materialist approach. The author focuses on the relationship between state and society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714651897
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/2001
Series:
Cold War History Series
Edition description:
ANN
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Series Editor's Preface
Acknowledgements
1Introduction: What Was the Cold War?1
2The Cold War and International Relations Theory6
3The Politics of the State in the Cold War31
4Military Power and Strategic Conflict in the Cold War68
5Social Revolution and the Cold War104
6The International Relations of the USSR in the Cold War141
7The International Relations of the United States in the Cold War176
8Conclusion: Understanding the Cold War and Its End209
Bibliography218
Index233

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