International Conflicts, 1816-2010: Militarized Interstate Dispute Narratives

International Conflicts, 1816-2010: Militarized Interstate Dispute Narratives

by Douglas M. Gibler

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Overview

A militarized interstate dispute (MID) refers to international conflict short of war. The MID dataset from the Correlates of War Project catalogs summary data on all threats, displays, and uses of force between two or more states. These dispute data are essential in quantitative analyses of international conflict and other issues, such as diplomatic efforts and security policy. The problem however is that they offer little information barring a brief summary of the conflict event. This work remedies it by providing original, detailed narrative descriptions of what occurred in each case. Organized by rivalry and within geographic regions, these case descriptions, written specifically for this work, will be an essential resource for those interested in the causes, histories, and consequences of international conflicts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442275584
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 03/22/2018
Edition description: 2 Volumes
Pages: 1174
Product dimensions: 7.25(w) x 10.29(h) x 2.76(d)

About the Author

Douglas M. Gibler is a Professor of Political Science in the Institute for Social Science Research at the University of Alabama.

Table of Contents

Volume 1 & 2.

Part I: Introduction
The Militarized Interstate Dispute Dataset
How to use and access the Data

Part II: Dispute Narratives
North and South America
Europe
Africa
Middle East
Asia
Major states (US- USSR, UK-France, etc.)
Protest-dependent Militarized Interstate Dispute Cases

Part III: Additional Materials
Bibliography
Index
About the Author

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