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The Origin and prevention of major wars

Author: Robert I Rotberg; Theodore K Rabb; Robert Gilpin
Publisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1988.
Series: Studies in interdisciplinary history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this volume a distinguished group of political scientists and historians examine the origins of major wars and discuss the problems in preventing a nuclear war.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert I Rotberg; Theodore K Rabb; Robert Gilpin
ISBN: 0521370949 9780521370943 0521379555 9780521379557
OCLC Number: 123169187
Description: vi, 352 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Old wars and future wars : causation and prevention / Joseph S. Nye, Jr --
The theory of hegemonic war / Robert Gilpin --
The origins of war in neorealist theory / Kenneth N. Waltz --
The contribution of expected utility theory to the study of international conflict / Bruce Bueno de Mesquita --
Domestic politics and war / Jack S. Levy --
War and misperception / Robert Jervis --
Crises and the unexpected / George H. Quester --
Ideology and conflict : the wars of the Ottoman Empire, 1453-1606 / John F. Guilmartin, Jr --
The origins of the Thirty Years' War / Myron P. Gutmann --
The origins, causes, and extensions of the wars of the French Revolution and Napoleon / Gunther E. Rothenberg --
The origins of World War I / Samuel R. Williamson, Jr --
Wargames : 1914-1919 / Charles S. Maier --
The origins of World War II in Europe : British deterrence failure and German expansionism / Jeffrey L. Hughes --
The origins of the Pacific War / Scott D. Sagan
Series Title: Studies in interdisciplinary history.
Responsibility: edited by Robert I. Rotberg and Theodore K. Rabb ; contributors, Robert Gilpin [and others].

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