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Deadly quarrels

Lewis F. Richardson and the statistical study of war

by David O. Wilkinson

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richardson, Lewis Fry, 1881-1953.,
  • War.,
  • Sociology, Military -- Statistical methods.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Wilkinson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21.7 .W54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 206 p. ;
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4747274M
    ISBN 100520038290
    LC Control Number78065472

    Title {The problem of contiguity: An appendix to Statistics of Deadly Quarrels} Publication Type: Book Chapter: Year of Publication: Authors: Richardson, L. F.   Statistics of Deadly F. Richardson. Quincy Wright and C. C. Lienau, Eds. Boxwood Press, Pittsburgh Pa.; Quadrangle Books, Chicago cago, Ill.,

      For most of history, war, slavery, infanticide, child abuse, assassinations, pogroms, gruesome punishments, deadly quarrels, and genocide were ordinary features of life. But today, Pinker shows (with the help of more than a hundred graphs and maps) all these forms of violence have dwindled and are widely by: Everyone knows that the purpose of war is to bring peace by ending deadly quarrels in one way or another. In his new book, Ian Morris explores the different ways in which this has been achieved across the millennia, drawing examples from the pre-prehistory of primate studies to the headlines of , by way of archaeology (his profession) and plain historiography (his passion).

      Statistics of Deadly F. Richardson. Quincy Wright and C. C. Lienau, Eds. Boxwood Press, Pittsburgh Pa.; Quadrangle Books, Chicago cago, Ill., Author: Paul Kecskemeti. In his book, Facts from Figures, M. J. Moroney has a chapter entitled “Goals, Floods, and Horsekicks.” [1] One can only conclude that violence has increased in the world when we start with horsekicks and go on to deadly quarrels and flying : William S. Peters.


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