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economics of militarism

by Dan Smith

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Published by Pluto in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military policy.,
  • Economic policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Dan Smith and Ron Smith.
    SeriesMilitarism, State and Society
    ContributionsSmith, R. P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA17
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22549989M
    ISBN 100861043707

    This article reviews the forms of US militarism as they have evolved since Eisenhower’s famous speech and presents the deleterious effects military spending has on the social and economic well-being of the United States. In particular it shows that military Keynesianism is a blind alley which does not benefit the larger : Pierre Guerlain. Reviewed by Edward A. Olsen | As Andrew Bacevich notes in the introductory section of The New American Militarism, most critics of militarism's influence on U.S. foreign and defense policy have their roots in the progressive or center-left portions of the ideological spectrum. Bacevich's roots clearly are in the traditional conservative to libertarian end of that spectrum.

    RICHARD SENNETT, Professor of Sociology, London School of Economics 'Navigating effortlessly between history, economics, geography and politics, with persuasive argument and lucid prose, David Harvey places today's headlines in context and makes sense of the early twenty-first century maelstrom we're all caught up in.1/5(1). real-world economics review, issue no. I Militarism and the survival of the capitalist system. Another economic approach to conflict is based on a global explanation of the functioning of capitalism, as evidenced by the Institutionalist and Marxist approaches. Indeed,File Size: 85KB.


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