Format: Print Length
Publisher: Polity; 1 edition (March 31, 2016)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.4 MB
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warfare is a paradox. at the one hand, it destroys our bodies and destroys groups. however, it truly is chargeable for a few of the most powerful human bonds and has been the genesis of lots of our such a lot basic associations. War and Society addresses those paradoxes whereas delivering a sociological exploration of this enigmatic phenomenon which has performed a vital position in human heritage, wielded an immense energy over human lives, and commanded highbrow wondering for numerous generations. The authors provide an analytical account of the origins of struggle, its ancient improvement, and its effects for people and societies, adopting a comparative process all through. It ends with an appraisal of the modern function of battle, seeking to the way forward for struggle and the elemental adjustments within the nature of violent clash which we're beginning to witness.This brief, readable and fascinating e-book could be an awesome studying for upper-level scholars of political sociology, army sociology, and similar matters.