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Regions of war and peace

Author: Douglas Lemke
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Series: Cambridge studies in international relations, 80.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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 Far East, the Middle East and South America, and argues that the causes of wars are similar across these regions.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Lemke, Douglas, 1967-
Regions of war and peace.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002
(DLC) 2001037959
(OCoLC)48032691
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Lemke
ISBN: 0511017138 9780511017131 0521809851 9780521809856 0521007720 9780521007726 9780511044892 0511044895 0511156634 9780511156632 9780511491511 0511491514
OCLC Number: 52523386
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 235 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; 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; Appendix: Replications with Correlates of War capabilities data; References; Index.
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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