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War and its prevention.

Amitai Etzioni

War and its prevention.

Edited by Amitai Etzioni and Martin Wenglinsky.

by Amitai Etzioni

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Disarmament

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReaders in social problems
    ContributionsWenglinsky, Martin,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1395 E89
    The Physical Object
    Pagination308p.
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17361891M

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The book goes on to explain the various roles of governments and the public in inciting and justifying by: War and its prevention. New York, Harper & Row [] (OCoLC) Online version: Etzioni, Amitai.

War and its prevention. New York, Harper & Row [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Amitai Etzioni; Martin Wenglinsky.

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