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Aron, Raymond 1905-1983

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Peace and war; a theory of international relations by Raymond Aron( Book )
143 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,593 libraries worldwide
"Peace and War by Raymond Aron is one of the greatest books ever written on international relations. Aron's starting point is the state of nature that exists between nations, a condition that differs essentially from the civil state that holds within political communities. Ever keeping this brute fact about the life of nations in mind and ranging widely over political history and many disciplines, Aron develops the essential analytical tools to enable us to think clearly about the stakes and possibilities of international relations.In his first section, "Theory," Aron shows that, while international relations can be mapped, and probabilities discerned, no closed, global "science" of international relations is anything more than a mirage. In the second part, "Sociology," Aron studies the many ways various subpolitical forces influence foreign policy. He emphasizes that no rigorous determinism is at work: politics—and thus the need for prudent statesmanship—are inescapable in international relations. In part three, "History," Aron offers a magisterial survey of the twentieth century. He looks at key developments that have had an impact on foreign policy and the emergence of what he calls "universal history," which brings far-flung peoples into regular contact for the first time. In a final section, "Praxeology," Aron articulates a normative theory of international relations that rejects both the bleak vision of the Machiavellians, who hold that any means are legitimate, and the naivete of the idealists, who think foreign policy can be overcome.This new edition of Peace and War includes an informative introduction by Daniel J. Mahoney and Brian C. Anderson, situating Aron's thought in a new post-Cold War context, and evaluating his contribution to the study of politics and international relations."--Provided by publisher
German sociology by Raymond Aron( Book )
117 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,681 libraries worldwide
The century of total war by Raymond Aron( Book )
50 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and German and held by 1,572 libraries worldwide
The imperial republic; the United States and the world, 1945-1973 by Raymond Aron( Book )
34 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in English and held by 1,511 libraries worldwide
"The Imperial Republic based as it is on Raymond Aron's realist philosophy, is involved only indirectly or by implication in the disputes about moralism, revisionism, and even imperialism. Its main aim is to account for the diplomacy of the United States as it was in a special time period. Like all diplomacy, it can be explained only within the system of inter-state relations to which the protagonist belongs. United States diplomacy during the twenty- eight year period of 1945-73 is examined from strategic, political, and moral stand points were in diplomats openly declared their aim, and did they achieve it? Does the result justify accusations either of incompetence or of imperialism? Does not the reaction within the United States to a policy which had been a striking success now induce second thoughts about both the policy and its results? The imperial republic is trying to throw off its burden; once a missionary, it has lost the sense of mission; it is still capitalist, but its spoiled children no longer believe in money; it was puritan, but its cities abound in sex shops; it regards itself as scientific, yet mystical and nudist sects are common. The reader is not asked to endorse Aron's paradoxical interpretations, but to try to discover the reasons for any disagreement he may feel regarding differences in political judgment. People who have acquired the habit of thinking of the contemporary world in Manichaean terms-in terms of the reduction of whole populations to slavery by monsters, or in terms of capitalism, imperialism, or revisionism- may be out raged by a book that is not concerned with grounds for outrage and in which there are neither villains nor heroes; but rather with mixed messages by decent policymakers."--Publisher description
The opium of the intellectuals by Raymond Aron( Book )
51 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in English and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
"Raymond Aron's 1955 masterpiece The Opium of the Intellectuals, is one of the great works of twentieth-century political reflection. Aron shows how noble ideas can slide into the tyranny of "secular religion" and emphasizes how political thought has the profound responsibility of telling the truth about social and political reality - in all its mundane imperfections and tragic complexities." "Aron explodes the three "myths" of radical thought: the Left, the Revolution, and the Proletariat. Each of these ideas, Aron shows, are ideological, mystifying rather than illuminating. He also provides a fascinating sociology of intellectual life and a powerful critique of historical determinism in the classically restrained prose for which he is justly famous."--BOOK JACKET
In defense of decadent Europe by Raymond Aron( Book )
59 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 1,273 libraries worldwide
Kritische analyse van het Marxisme als ideologisch systeem en van de huidige toepassingen in met name de lidstaten van het Warschaupakt
Introduction to the philosophy of history : an essay on the limits of historical objectivity by Raymond Aron( Book )
34 editions published between 1938 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
18 lectures on industrial society by Raymond Aron( Book )
123 editions published between 1919 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
Marxism and the existentialists by Raymond Aron( Book )
19 editions published between 1905 and 1970 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
History and the dialectic of violence : an analysis of Sartre's Critique de la raison dialectique by Raymond Aron( Book )
31 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in French and English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
Progress and disillusion; the dialectics of modern society by Raymond Aron( Book )
40 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Clausewitz, philosopher of war by Raymond Aron( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Søgeord: Krigskunst; Krigsførelse; Krigsteorier; Krigsvidenskab; Militærhistorie; krigshistorie; Clausewitz's Teorier; Militær Tænkning; Krige; Krigsvæsen; Sejre; Taktik; Strategi; Overraskelse; Angreb; Stalin; von Scharnhorst; Napoleon; Mao Tse-tung; Karl Marx; von Moltke; von Schlieffen; Machiavelli; Lenin; Liddell Hart; Ludendorff; Hitler; de Jomini; Frederik den Store; von Gneisenau; Defensive Campaigns; Forsvar; von Bülow; von Bismarck; Angreb; Blücher
Politics and history : selected essays by Raymond Aron( Book )
23 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 958 libraries worldwide
"Raymond Aron, French scholar, journalist, philosopher, sociologist, and historian, is internationally recognized as one of the great thinkers in the modern social sciences, bringing to contemporary history the insights of both philosophy and social science. This edition focuses on Aron's lifelong attempt to bridge the gap between knowledge and action and to understand the dialectical relationship between history and politics. It is an indispensable introduction to one of the most important thinkers of our century.This volume also contains an introduction by Aron, which presents an autobiographical account of his confrontation with many of the most important ideas of this century. Miriam Bernheim Conant provides perceptive commentary as well as a chronology of Aron's career and works."--Provided by publisher
The great debate; theories of nuclear strategy by Raymond Aron( Book )
29 editions published between 1945 and 1985 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
France steadfast and changing: the Fourth to the Fifth Republic by Raymond Aron( Book )
14 editions published between 1960 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 844 libraries worldwide
De Gaulle, Israel, and the Jews by Raymond Aron( Book )
27 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Le spectateur engagé : entretiens avec Jean-Louis Missika et Dominique Wolton by Raymond Aron( Book )
41 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in French and German and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Vraaggesprekken met de Franse filosoof, historicus, socioloog en journalist
Mémoires by Raymond Aron( Book )
43 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Autobiografie van de Franse wijsgeer, socioloog en historicus
Ensayo sobre las libertades by Raymond Aron( Book )
30 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in Spanish and Italian and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Faces of moderation : the art of balance in an age of extremes by Aurelian Crăiuțu( Book )
2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Faces of Moderation argues that moderation remains crucial for today's encounters with new forms of extremism and fundamentalism across the world."--Publisher
 
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Aron.
Aron, R.
Aron R. 1905-1983
Aron R. C. F. 1905-1983
Aron, Rajmon 1905-1983
Aron Raýmon
Aron, Raymond
Aron, Raymond-Claude-Ferdinand
Aron, Raymond-Claude-Ferdinand, 1905-1983
Aron, Rèjmon.
Aron, Remon 1905-1983
Ārūn, Raimūn 1905-1983
Ārūn, Raymūn
Ārūn, Raymūn 1905-1983
Avord, René
Avord René 1905-1983
Raymon Aron
Raymond Aaron
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Raymond Aron Francia filozófus, szociológus és politológus
Raymond Aron francuski filozof, socjolog, teoretyk polityki i publicysta polityczny
Raymond Aron Frans journalist
Raymond Aron französischer Politologe, Soziologe und Publizist
Raymond Aron French philosopher, sociologist, journalist, and political scientist
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Raymond Aron sociologo, filosofo e giornalista francese
Ραϋμόν Αρόν
Арон
Арон Р. 1905-1983
Арон, Раймон
Арон, Раймон, 1905-1983
Арон, Реймон, 1905-1983
Раймон Арон французский философ, социолог, политолог и публицист
Реймон Арон
Ремон Арон француски филозоф, социолог, новинар и политиколог
Ռայմոն Արոն
ארון, רימונד
‏ארון, רמון.
ארון, רמון, 1905-1983
רמון ארון
ارون رايمون
أرون، ريموند، 1905-1983
رمون آرون ژورنالیست، نویسنده، و فیلسوف فرانسوی
ريمون آرون
ريمون آرون، 1905-1983
ਰੇਮੋਂ ਆਰੋਂ
레몽 아롱
アロン, R
アロン, レイモン
アロン, レーモン
レイモン・アロン
雷蒙·阿隆
Languages
English (536)
French (390)
Spanish (57)
German (41)
Chinese (5)
Italian (3)
Japanese (1)
Esperanto (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
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