Although India and China have very different experiences of colonialism, they respond to that history in a similar way - by treating it as a collective trauma. As a result they have a strong sense of victimization that affects their foreign policy decisions even today. Wronged by Empire breaks new ground by blending this historical phenomenon, colonialism, with mixed methods - including archival research, newspaper data mining, and a new statistical method of content analysis - to explain…
A Political Economy of American Hegemony
Strategy and Defence Planning: Meeting the Challenge of Uncertainty explores and examines why and how security communities prepare purposefully for their future defence. Professor Gray argues that our understanding of human nature, of politics, and of strategic history, does allow us to make prudent choices in defence planning.
Electoral Reform and National Security in Japan
China's Military Power
Thomas Jefferson's Ethics and the Politics of Human Progress
Thomas Aquinas on the Passions
A major study of eighteenth-century cultural history and the history of contact and exchange between China and the West. #David_Porter #University_of_Michigan
The Horse in Human History
This volume contains ten new essays focused on the exploration and articulation of a narrative that considers the notion of order within medieval and modern philosophy—its various kinds (natural, moral, divine, and human), the different ways in which each is conceived, and the diverse dependency relations that are thought to obtain among them.