By: DAVIS, REED M.
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge and London: 2009.:
Edition: First Edition. Political Traditions in Foreign Policy Series.
Seller ID: 68040X1
Condition: Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book.
Frequently hailed as one of the greatest defenders of democratic liberalism in postwar Europe, French philosopher, sociologist, and political commentator Raymond Aron (1905-1983) left behind a staggering amount of published work on a remarkably wide range of topics both scholarly and popular. In A Politics of Understanding, Reed M. Davis assesses the originality and consistency of Aron's body of work, drawing a connection between Aron's philosophy of history and three of his abiding interests: the nature of industrial society, international relations theory, and strategic theory. Davis begins ... View More...