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Regions of war and peace

Author: Douglas Lemke
Publisher: Cambridge, England : Cambridge University, 2002.
Series: Cambridge studies in international relations, 80.
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Douglas Lemke's book asks whether the causes of war among great powers also apply to other countries, given different regional circumstances and historical experiences. The book examines Africa, the  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Lemke
ISBN: 0521809851 9780521809856 0521007720 9780521007726
OCLC Number: 760634066
Description: xii, 235 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Theoretical origins; 3. Theoretical revision: the multiple hierarchy model; 4. Identifying local hierarchies and measuring key variables; 5. Empirical investigations; 6. Further investigations I: Great power interference?; 7. Further investigations II: an African (interstate) peace?; 8. Conclusions, implications and directions for continued research.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in international relations, 80.
Responsibility: Douglas Lemke.
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'The book ... deserves to be read by everyone interested in regional subsystems.' Journal of Peace Research '... a major contribution to international relations and the study of the causes of war ... Read more...

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