Democracy and War: Institutions, Norms, and the Evolution of International Conflict

Synopsis

Conventional wisdom in international relations maintains that democracies are only peaceful when encountering other democracies. Using a variety of social scientific methods of investigation ranging from statistical studies and laboratory experiments to case studies and computer simulations, Rousseau challenges this conventional wisdom.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Stanford, CA
Publication year:
  • 2005