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The Resource Acceleration of history : war, conflict, and politics, edited by Alexios Alecou

Acceleration of history : war, conflict, and politics, edited by Alexios Alecou

Label
Acceleration of history : war, conflict, and politics
Title
Acceleration of history
Title remainder
war, conflict, and politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alexios Alecou
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection of scholarly essays analyzes the concept of the acceleration of history, or moments in which the rate of change increases and leads to rapid alteration of the status quo. The contributors outline a theoretical framework and examine specific examples of such historical moments"--
Assigning source
Provided by Publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alecou, Alexios
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History
  • History, Modern
  • Social change
  • Speed
  • Revolutions
  • Military history, Modern
  • World politics
  • Europe
Label
Acceleration of history : war, conflict, and politics, edited by Alexios Alecou
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: What accelerates history? / Alexios Alecou -- Acceleration of history : the conceptual framework for causal analysis / Nikolai S. Rozov -- Power decentralization in the international system and the acceleration of history / Zenonas Tziarras -- The right to war and violence : from objectivity to the acceptability / Svetlana N. Shchegolikhina -- Messianic times : the Great War as the trigger of world history / Juan Luis Fernandez -- The contribution of Cyprus to the Second World War as part of the Allied Forces and the impact of war on the military and political evolution of the island / Marios Siammas -- The acceleration of history and decolonization in the eastern Mediterranean : the case of Cyprus, 1945-1959 / Andreas Karyos -- The decentralization of the European Union as a solution to the EU's paralysis / Maria Mut Bosque
Control code
ocn953630894
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 163 pages
Isbn
9781498540681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)953630894
Label
Acceleration of history : war, conflict, and politics, edited by Alexios Alecou
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: What accelerates history? / Alexios Alecou -- Acceleration of history : the conceptual framework for causal analysis / Nikolai S. Rozov -- Power decentralization in the international system and the acceleration of history / Zenonas Tziarras -- The right to war and violence : from objectivity to the acceptability / Svetlana N. Shchegolikhina -- Messianic times : the Great War as the trigger of world history / Juan Luis Fernandez -- The contribution of Cyprus to the Second World War as part of the Allied Forces and the impact of war on the military and political evolution of the island / Marios Siammas -- The acceleration of history and decolonization in the eastern Mediterranean : the case of Cyprus, 1945-1959 / Andreas Karyos -- The decentralization of the European Union as a solution to the EU's paralysis / Maria Mut Bosque
Control code
ocn953630894
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 163 pages
Isbn
9781498540681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)953630894

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