TITLE

War Is Horrible, but …

AUTHOR(S)
Higgs, Robert
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Independent Review;Fall2012, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p305
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the advantages brought by a war. According to Theodore Roosevelt, a war is a way for invigorating nations and soldiers who engages in it and added that it keeps a nation from getting soft. One of the concepts of war is that it is something that has been there for a long time and that people can do nothing about it, which the author says show two difficulties including being associated with long-running histories, and the lack of response even if nothing can be done. According to the author, viewing war as the only solution to maintain peace is a dangerous belief that people might be always be preparing for war rather than peace.
ACCESSION #
79921080

 

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