SOAS University of London

Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy

Evolution of Warfare (Online Module)

War is a constant feature of the international system but warfare itself is an ever-evolving concept. This course will look at the changes in warfare from the beginning of the Revolutionary wars of the late 18th centery to COIN operations that followed Operation Enduring Freedom and investigate new forms of warfare such as Cyber warfare and space conflict.

All modules are subject to availability and are subject to change from session to session.

Suggested reading

Clausewitz, Carl von; Howard, Michael, Editor and translator; Paret, Peter, Editor and translator (1989) [1832]. On War. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press
Hermann, David. The Arming of The Arming of Europe and the Making of the First World War Princeton University Press; First Edition edition (3 Mar. 1997)

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