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War, armed force, and the people : state formation and transformation in historical perspective / Walter C. Opello Jr.

Author:
Opello, Walter C. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xix, 304 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-278) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: war, state formation, and transformation -- Private war and the feudal state -- Disciplined war and the centralized kingly state -- People's war and the national state -- Industrial war and the managerial welfare state -- Air-atomic war and the national security state -- Unmanned war and the neoliberal state -- Internal war and the weak state -- Conclusion: war and state deformation.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781442268791 ((cloth : : alk. paper))
  • 1442268794 ((cloth : : alk. paper))
  • 9781442268807 ((pbk. : : alk. paper))
  • 1442268808 ((pbk. : : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016027269
OCLC:
944086819
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