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Civil Wars of the World

Major Conflicts since World War II

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Published by ABC-CLIO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil war,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • World history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History,
  • Military,
  • General,
  • Military - General,
  • Violence in Society,
  • Law / General,
  • 20th century,
  • Military history, Modern

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKarl DeRouen (Editor), Uk Heo (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages865
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8970059M
    ISBN 101851099190
    ISBN 109781851099191

    Since , the average length of civil wars has increased three-fold. What can explain this startling fact? Hironaka points to the crucial role of the international community in propping up many new and weak states that resulted from the decolonization movement after World War II. These impoverished states are prone to conflicts and lack the necessary resources to resolve them decisively. Casanova — A World of Civil Wars tary victory of one single faction almost always brought with it “peace”— has accompanied by assassinations, atrocities, and incessant abuses of human rights.2 David Armitage’s recent book, Civil Wars: A History in Ideas,3 traces some of the major questions that have accompanied civil wars throughout history.

    Civil War Book Review is the journal of record for new and newly reprinted books about the Antebellum, Civil War, and Reconstruction eras. Published quarterly by the LSU Libraries. Current Issue: Winter


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At a time when historians are devoting more and more research to conflicts within nations, Civil Wars of the World: Major Conflicts since World War II is an invaluable addition to the available resources.

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