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The Resource Causes of war : power and the roots of conflict, Stephen Van Evera

Causes of war : power and the roots of conflict, Stephen Van Evera

Label
Causes of war : power and the roots of conflict
Title
Causes of war
Title remainder
power and the roots of conflict
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Van Evera
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"What causes war? How can military conflicts best be prevented? A prominent political scientist here addresses these questions, offering ideas that will be widely debated." "Van Evera's book demonstrates that ideas from the Realist paradigm can offer strong explanations for international conflict and valuable prescriptions for its control."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Evera, Stephen
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Cornell studies in security affairs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • Balance of power
  • International relations
Label
Causes of war : power and the roots of conflict, Stephen Van Evera
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Tables and Diagrams
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • False Optimism: Illusions of the Coming War.
  • p. 14
  • 3.
  • Jumping the Gun: First-Move Advantages and Crisis Instability.
  • p. 35
  • 4.
  • Power Shifts: Windows of Opportunity and Vulnerability.
  • p. 73
  • 5.
  • Cumulative Resources.
  • p. 105
  • 6.
  • Offense, Defense, and the Security Dilemma.
  • p. 117
  • 7.
  • Offense-Defense Theory and the Outbreak of World War I.
  • p. 193
  • 8.
  • Nuclear Revolution and the Causes of War.
  • p. 240
  • 9.
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 255
  • App.
  • Hypotheses on Power and the Causes of War.
  • p. 259
  • Index.
  • p. 263
Control code
ocm40331094
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 270 p.
Isbn
9780801482953
Lccn
98043650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Causes of war : power and the roots of conflict, Stephen Van Evera
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Tables and Diagrams
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • False Optimism: Illusions of the Coming War.
  • p. 14
  • 3.
  • Jumping the Gun: First-Move Advantages and Crisis Instability.
  • p. 35
  • 4.
  • Power Shifts: Windows of Opportunity and Vulnerability.
  • p. 73
  • 5.
  • Cumulative Resources.
  • p. 105
  • 6.
  • Offense, Defense, and the Security Dilemma.
  • p. 117
  • 7.
  • Offense-Defense Theory and the Outbreak of World War I.
  • p. 193
  • 8.
  • Nuclear Revolution and the Causes of War.
  • p. 240
  • 9.
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 255
  • App.
  • Hypotheses on Power and the Causes of War.
  • p. 259
  • Index.
  • p. 263
Control code
ocm40331094
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 270 p.
Isbn
9780801482953
Lccn
98043650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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