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Small Wars (Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science)

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Published by Sage Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Peace studies,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Military - General,
  • Low-Intensity Warfare,
  • Military History - Post 1945,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11214171M
    ISBN 100803971249
    ISBN 109780803971240

      Small Wars is commendably ambitious, but also a thinner, more mannered work than its predecessor. It strips away the social codes Author: Justine Jordan.


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Boot is an exceptional writer and his engaging style is tailor-made for this type of narrative."— National Review/5(12). Drug Trafficking, Corruption and States  (A Small Wars Journal-El Centro and Vortex Foundation Book) is cutting edge research.

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Includes an exclusive chapter from. His book follows two parallel tracks. The first is methodological and conceptual, dedicated to definition; the second is an interpretive analysis of the causes, meanings and characteristics of such wars across epochs, environments and cultures — in other words an intellectual and socio-political history of Small Wars.

Small Wars: Their Principles and Practice. Originally published inSmall Wars is an ambitious attempt to analyze and draw lessons from Western experience in fighting campaigns of imperial conquest.5/5(1).

About the Book. Small Wars gathers together a hard-hitting series of essays that demonstrate how, at the close of the twentieth century, the world's children are affected by global political-economic structures and by everyday practices embedded in the micro-level interactions of local cultures.

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