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The Resource Democracies at war, Dan Reiter and Allan C. Stam

Democracies at war, Dan Reiter and Allan C. Stam

Label
Democracies at war
Title
Democracies at war
Statement of responsibility
Dan Reiter and Allan C. Stam
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why do democracies win wars? This is a critical question in the study of international relations, as a traditional view--expressed most famously by Alexis de Tocqueville--has been that democracies are inferior in crafting foreign policy and fighting wars. In Democracies at War, the first major study of its kind, Dan Reiter and Allan Stam come to a very different conclusion. Democracies tend to win the wars they fight--specifically, about eighty percent of the time
Cataloging source
N$T
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1967-
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Reiter, Dan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Stam, Allan C
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  • Democracy
  • War
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Democracy
  • War
Label
Democracies at war, Dan Reiter and Allan C. Stam
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-267) and index
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
1. Democracy's Fourth Virtue -- 2. Democracy, War Initiation, and Victory -- 3. Democracy and Battlefield Success -- 4. Balancers or Bystanders? The Lack of Fraternal Democratic Assistance during War -- 5. Winning Wars on Factory Floors? The Myth of the Democratic Arsenals of Victory -- 6. Democracy, Consent, and the Path to War -- 7. The Declining Advantages of Democracy: When Consent Erodes -- 8. Why Democracies Win Wars
Control code
ocm52243816
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 283 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824458
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttw605
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52243816
Label
Democracies at war, Dan Reiter and Allan C. Stam
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-267) and index
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
1. Democracy's Fourth Virtue -- 2. Democracy, War Initiation, and Victory -- 3. Democracy and Battlefield Success -- 4. Balancers or Bystanders? The Lack of Fraternal Democratic Assistance during War -- 5. Winning Wars on Factory Floors? The Myth of the Democratic Arsenals of Victory -- 6. Democracy, Consent, and the Path to War -- 7. The Declining Advantages of Democracy: When Consent Erodes -- 8. Why Democracies Win Wars
Control code
ocm52243816
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 283 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824458
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttw605
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52243816

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