Psychological dimensions of war / edited by Betty Glad. - Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1990. - 384 p. ; 24 cm. - Violence, cooperation, peace .

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Psychological dimensions of war.
Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1990

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Biological roots : are humans inherently violent? / Leonard Berkowitz --
War and the attraction to destruction / Steven Kull --
Images, learning, and the decision to use force : the domino theory of the United States / Betty Glad and Charles S. Taber --
The problem with gains-maximizing strategies / Anatol Rapoport --
Crisis management / Ole R. Holsti --
Leadership pathologies : the Kaiser and the Führer and the decisions for war in 1914 and 1939 / Robert G.L. Waite --
Limited war : the political framework / Betty Glad and J. Philipp Rosenberg --
Bargaining under fire : limit setting and maintenance during the Korean War / Betty Glad and J. Philipp Rosenberg --
The psychological effects of bombing on civilian populations : wars of the past / George H. Quester. The soldier in battle : motivational and behavioral aspects of the combat experience / Anthony Kellett --
Effort justification as a motive for continuing war : the Vietnam case / Thomas W. Milburn and Daniel J. Christie --
Ending limited war : the psychological dynamics of the termination process / Paul R. Pillar --
Limited war and learning : the American experience / Betty Glad --
Dilemmas of deterrence : rational and nonrational perspectives / Betty Glad --
The role of perceptions in the nuclear arms race / Steven Kull --
The psychological effects of bombing on civilian populations : unlimited and other future wars / George H. Quester --
Away from goodness : problems of control in nuclear war / Peter C. Sederberg --
The effects of nuclear war on human society / Arthur M. Katz --
Implications for the future / Betty Glad. Table of contents

080393940X 0803939418 (pbk.)


War--Psychological aspects.
Psychology, Military.
Military history, Modern--20th century.
Nuclear warfare.

U22.3 / .P77 1990

355.0019 / PSY 1990

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