Written by leading scholars in the field, Causes of War
provides the first comprehensive analysis of the leading theories relating to the origins of both interstate and civil wars.
- Utilizes historical examples to illustrate individual theories throughout
- Includes an analysis of theories of civil wars as well as interstate wars -- one of the only texts to do both
- Written by two former International Studies Association Presidents
Keywords: War & Peace Studies, Warfare, civil war, interstate war, political violence, state, international relations