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100 1  Wilson, Andrew R 
245 10 War, Virtual War and Society :|bThe Challenge to 
264  1 Amsterdam :|bBRILL,|c2008 
264  4 |c©2008 
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490 1  At the Interface / Probing the Boundaries Ser. ;|vv.v. 44 
505 0  Intro -- War, Virtual War and Society: The Challenge to 
       Communities -- Contents -- Introduction -- Part I World 
       War I -- "Train Yourselves to Defend Your Country": 
       British Children's Novels in the First World War -- 
       Through Comic Eyes: Punch, the British Army, and Pictorial
       Humour on the Western Front, 1914-1918 -- Budapest and the
       Great War: An Overview -- Part II Victims -- War 
       Survivors' Fractured Identities in Hiroshima mon amour -- 
       Victims and Perpetrators: Memory and Reconciliation in 
       Northern Ireland -- Part III Cyberwar -- E-Jihad, 
       Cyberterrorism and Freedom of Speech -- The New Minutemen:
       Civil Society, the Military and Cyberspace -- Part IV 
       Parallels -- On the Similarities between Business and War 
       -- Inventing the General: A Re-appraisal of the Sunzi 
       bingfa -- Notes on Contributors 
520    Rarely do academics and policymakers have the opportunity 
       to sit down together and contemplate the broadest 
       consequences of war. Our comprehension has traditionally 
       been limited to war's causes, execution, promotion, 
       opposition, and immediate political and economic ends and 
       aftermath. But just as public health researchers are 
       becoming aware of unexpected, subtle and powerful 
       consequences of human economic action, we are beginning to
       realize that war has many short- and long-term 
       consequences that we poorly understand but cannot afford 
       to neglect. These papers contribute to a growing discourse
       among academics, scholars and lawmakers that is 
       questioning and rethinking the nature and purpose of war. 
       By studying the effects of war on communities we can more 
       readily understand and anticipate the consequences of 
       present and future conflicts. Such an understanding might 
       well enable us to plan and execute military action with a 
       more clearly defined set of post-war goals in mind. 
       Whereas traditionally a government at war seeks the defeat
       of the adversary as its primary and often sole aim, 
       through a clearer understanding of war's effects other 
       aims will also become prominent. War, like surgery, could 
       gradually become more refined, could minimize damage in 
       ways that are currently unimaginable, and could involve an
       increasingly heavy responsibility to prepare for and 
       facilitate reconstruction. Projects such as this volume 
       are, of course, only the beginning. The more we understand
       the evolving nature of war, the better prepared we will be
       to protect communities from its harmful effects 
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650  0 Communities -- Political aspects.;War and society 
655  4 Electronic books 
700 1  Perry, Mark L 
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