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The Resource Darwin and International Relations : On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict

Darwin and International Relations : On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict

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Darwin and International Relations : On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict
Title
Darwin and International Relations
Title remainder
On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pathbreaking and controversial, Darwin and International Relations offers the first comprehensive analysis of international affairs of state through the lens of evolutionary theory. Bradley A. Thayer provides a new method for investigating and explaining human and state behavior while generating insights into the origins of human and animal warfare, ethnic conflict, and the influence of disease on international relations. Using ethnological and statistical studies of warfare among tribal societies, Thayer argues that humans wage war for reasons predicted by evolutionary theory -- to gain and p
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Thayer, Bradley A
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • International relations
  • Human evolution
  • War
  • Ethnic relations
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ethnic relations
  • Human evolution
  • International relations
  • War
Label
Darwin and International Relations : On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; Preface; Introduction: Recognizing Darwin's Revolution; 1. Evolutionary Theory and Its Application to Social Science; 2. Evolutionary Theory, Realism, and Rational Choice; 3. Evolutionary Theory and War; 4. Implications of an Evolutionary Understanding of War; 5. Evolutionary Theory and Ethnic Conflict; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
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ocn900344258
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (440 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780813123219
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129d54m
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344258
Label
Darwin and International Relations : On the Evolutionary Origins of War and Ethnic Conflict
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; Preface; Introduction: Recognizing Darwin's Revolution; 1. Evolutionary Theory and Its Application to Social Science; 2. Evolutionary Theory, Realism, and Rational Choice; 3. Evolutionary Theory and War; 4. Implications of an Evolutionary Understanding of War; 5. Evolutionary Theory and Ethnic Conflict; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn900344258
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (440 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813123219
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129d54m
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344258

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