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The Institution of War

Robert A. Hinde

The Institution of War

by Robert A. Hinde

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military Sociology,
  • War And Peace,
  • Disarmament,
  • War,
  • War and society,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9486399M
    ISBN 100312066112
    ISBN 109780312066116

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War must be regarded as an institution which has evolved over time. If it's incidence is to be reduced, the forces that maintain it as an institution must be understood.

In this book the nature of war and the factors that sustain it are considered from diverse perspectives - anthropology, history. The demands of long periods of war, while requiring some response, also provided opportunities. All over Europe, in Italy and in Iberia, in France as well as in England, armies, answering the demands made of them by increasingly powerful masters who controlled the.

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This reissue is a Brookings Classic, a series of republished books for readers to revisit or discover previous, notable works by the Brookings Institution Press. Book Details Pages. Books shelved as effects-of-war: The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien, All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr, We Are Called to Rise by Laura McB.

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The articles and other content which appear on the Modern War Institute website are unofficial expressions of opinion. The views expressed are those of the authors, and do not reflect the official position of the United States Military Academy, Department of.

Maj. John Spencer is the deputy director of the Modern War Institute at the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY.A former Ranger Instructor, he has held the ranks of private to sergeant first class and lieutenant to major while serving in ranger, airborne, light, and mechanized infantry units during his 24 years as an infantryman.

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involvement in Vietnam would agree with the provocative conclusion of this book. The thesis of most postmortems is that the United States lost the war because of the failure.