Savage Wars of Peace by Alan Macfarlane
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Savage Wars of Peace
By Alan Macfarlane

The Savage Wars of Peace

England, Japan and the Malthusian Trap

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Savage Wars of Peace by Alan Macfarlane

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Through detailed comparative analysis of English and Japanese history the book explores such matters as the destruction of war, decline of famine, the control of fertility.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780631181170
ISBN-10: 0631181172
Format: Hardback
(243mm x 166mm x 31mm)
Pages: 448
Imprint: Blackwell Publishers
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Apr-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Alan Macfarlane

Alan MacFarlane is Professor of Anthropological Science at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of King's College. In 1986 he was elected a Fellow of the British Economy. His previous books include The Origins of English Individualism, (1978) Marriage and Love in England (1986) and The Culture of Capitalism (1987), all published by Blackwell Publishers Ltd.

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