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Concepts of statecraft in Vietnam

David G. Marr

Concepts of statecraft in Vietnam

by David G. Marr

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Published by Academia Sinica, Program for Southeast Asian Area Studies in Taipei, Taiwan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam -- Politics and government,
  • Vietnam -- Kings and rulers

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid G. Marr.
    SeriesPROSEA research paper -- no. 33
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ831 .M37 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16, 5, 5 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24070948M
    LC Control Number2010381020

    Although not quite pages, the book introduces the reader to Clausewitz and the concepts of diplomacy, interest of state, power and coercion; explains the origins of modern diplomacy; describes the instigators and consequences of some of the major international conflicts of history; reflects on American power in the last hundred years; and gives the author's theses on risks and opportunities for America /5(3). Robert Calasso’sThe Ruin of Kaschis an attempted epic of literature and statecraft, asummathat touches upon much that is spread across the pages of this book: diplomacy, the state, and statecraft. The consensus of reviewers has been that there is “no take-away thesis,” but .

    Kautilya Views on Statecraft: 4 Issues that are Part of Entire State Machinery! Kautilyas Arthashastra is a unique treatise on the art of statecraft or governance, wherein every single aspect of human life is subject to the jurisdiction of the state. His detailed work clearly laid down an organizational set-up, and there was a clear-cut Missing: Vietnam. Second, every identifiable concept in On War can be related to one or more of its elements. It is impossible to grasp the overall structure of this great and—despite the unfinished nature of the book—amazingly coherent body of ideas without an appreciation of the trinity (section #28 in Book 1, Chapter 1, of Clausewitz's On g: statecraft.

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