Man, the State, and War by Kenneth N. Waltz
A Theoretical Analysis

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What are the causes of war? To answer this question, Professor Waltz examines the ideas of major thinkers throughout the history of Western civilization. He explores works both by classic political philosophers, such as St. Augustine, Hobbes, Kant, and Rousseau, and by modern psychologists and anthropologists to discover ideas intended to explain war among states and related prescriptions for peace.
 

About Kenneth N. Waltz

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Kenneth N. Waltz is Emeritus Ford Professor of Political Science at the University of California at Berkeley and senior research associate at Columbia University's Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies. His books include Man, the State, and War: A Theoretical Analysis and Theory of International Politics.
 
Published June 1, 2010 by Columbia University Press. 289 pages
Genres: History, Political & Social Sciences, War, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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