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Man, the State and War: a Theoretical Analysis

Man, the State and War: a Theoretical Analysis

By Kenneth N. Waltz

Columbia University Press, 1959, 263 pp.

In this thoughtful inquiry into the views of classical political theory on the nature and causes of war, Professor Waltz follows three principal themes or images: war as a consequence of the nature and behavior of man, as an outcome of the internal organization of states and as a product of international anarchy.