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War and Society
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Rossman, Gabriel. 2010. “War and Society”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This is not a course about military strategy. Rather, the focus of this course is on how the nature of society affects war, and vice versa. To some extent this involves an interest in tactics and doctrine, but no more so than recruitment, training, logistics, production, innovation, and nationalism. Thus we will not focus on generals but instead we will...

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Peace, War, World Conflict, and Conflict Resolution
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College 100

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