Heroism and the Changing Character of War

Af Scheipers & S.
  • Palgrave Macmillan
  • 2014
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  • eng
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  • 9781137362537
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Post-heroism is often perceived as one of the main aspects of change in the character of war, a phenomenon prevalent in western societies. According to this view, demographic and cultural changes in the west have severely decreased the tolerance for casualties in war. This edited volume provides a critical examination of this idea.