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Author Aron, Raymond, 1905-1983.

Title Peace & war : a theory of international relations / Raymond Aron ; with a new introduction by Daniel J. Mahoney and Brian C. Anderson
Published New Brunswick, N.J. ; London : Transaction Publishers, [2003]


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Description xxvi, 820 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction: The Conceptual Levels of Comprehension -- Pt. 1. Theory: Concepts and Systems -- Ch. I. Strategy and Diplomacy, or On the Unity of Foreign Policy -- Ch. II. Power and Force, or On the Means of Foreign Policy -- Ch. III. Power, Glory and Idea, or On the Goals of Foreign Policy -- Ch. IV. On International Systems -- Ch. V. On Multipolar Systems and Bipolar Systems -- Ch. VI. Dialectics of Peace and War -- Pt. 2. Sociology: Determinants and Constants -- Ch. VII. On Space -- Ch. VIII. On Number -- Ch. IX. On Resources -- Ch. X. Nations and Regimes -- Ch. XI. In Search of a Pattern of Change -- Ch. XII. The Roots of War as an Institution -- Pt. 3. History: The Global System in the Thermonuclear Age -- Ch. XIII. Le monde fini, or The Heterogeneity of the Global System -- Ch. XIV. On the Strategy of Deterrence -- Ch. XV. Les grands Freres, or Diplomacy within the Blocs -- Ch. XVI. Stalemate in Europe, or Diplomacy between the Blocs -- Ch. XVII. Persuasion and Subversion, or The Blocs and the Non-Aligned Nations -- Ch. XVIII. The Enemy Partners -- Pt. 4. Praxeology: The Antinomies of Diplomatic-Strategic Conduct -- Ch. XIX. In Search of a Morality: I: Idealism and Realism -- Ch. XX. In Search of a Morality: II: Conviction and Responsibility -- Ch. XXI. In Search of a Strategy: I: To Arm or Disarm? -- Ch. XXII. In Search of a Strategy: II: To Survive Is to Conquer -- Ch. XXIII. Beyond Power Politics: I: Peace through Law -- Ch. XXIV. Beyond Power Politics: II: Peace through Empire -- Final Note: Rational Strategy and Reasonable Policy
Notes Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1966
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from the French
Subject International relations.
LC no. 2003048420
ISBN 0765805049 paperback
Other Titles Paix et guerre entre les nations. English
Peace and war