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Militarism and anti-militarism.

Karl Liebknecht

Militarism and anti-militarism.

by Karl Liebknecht

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Militarism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Alexander Sirnis. With a new introd. by Philip S. Foner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1952 .L613 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5336035M
    ISBN 100486228401
    LC Control Number72189349
    OCLC/WorldCa402794

    this book, which is one of the great classics of anti-militarism, Liebknecht opposes militarism, but from a Democratic point of view. He sees militarism as the enemy of democracy. Liebknecht examines all the ways in which militarism is promoted and maintained - conscription, the drumming up of nationalist feeling, patriotic societies, semi-militaryFile Size: KB. What is Scotland Against Militarism about? Militarism is quite a broad concept, but it involves the types of things we don’t see every day. It can mean coming in to schools and talking to young people about the military, but it could also be used to describe a wider culture.

    Andrew Bacevich: "The New American Militarism" | explains his book. Talks At Google. Complicated language at times, explains how anti-Militarism isn’t anti-American and those intersections - but I would advise watching it as a professor and pulling parts that stand out or fit course objective. Anarchism, Internationalism, anti-militarism and war [Book Review] Barry Pateman This collection of essays examining anarchism between the years to originated from two panels held at the European Social History Conference held in Vienna in , and as the title suggests, they address various aspects of the anarchist.

    Militarism and Anti-Militarism Karl Liebknecht Rivers Press, Cambridge £ (hard cover), £ (paperback) Dover Books, £ (paperback). IT IS EASY to see why this work, first published in , earned Karl Liebknecht an 18 month prison sentence for high treason. Militarism comes naturally to people who believe the world is filled with threats and the only way to hold them at bay is with overwhelming strength. but they are absolutely necessary if anti.


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Militarism and Anti-Militarism book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Millions marched and protested against the military invasio /5.

In this book, which is one of the great classics of anti-militarism, Liebknecht examines the ways in which militarism is promoted and maintained; reviews the harsh punishments meted out to soldiers, anti-militarists, and war resisters; and surveys the activities of anti-militarists, both specific tactics and the underlying by: : Militarism And Anti-Militarism (): Karl Liebknecht: Books.

Skip to main content. Try Prime Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account. Antimilitarism (also spelt anti-militarism) is a doctrine that opposes war, relying heavily on a critical theory of imperialism and was an explicit goal of the First and Second International.

Whereas pacifism is the doctrine that disputes (especially between countries) should be settled without recourse to violence, Paul B. Miller defines anti. Anti-militarism definition is - opposition or hostility to the military or to militarism.

How to use anti-militarism in a sentence. Tyranny Comes Home: The Domestic Fate of U.S. Militarism, Christopher J. Coyne and Abigail R. Hall, Stanford University Presspages.

Millennials and members of Generation Z have spent. Militarism, a danger to peace 9. The difficulties of the proletarian revolution II. Anti-Militarism. Anti-militarism of the Old and the New International.

Anti-militarism Abroad, with Special Regard to the Young Socialist Organizations. Belgium France Italy Switzerland Austria Hungary Holland Sweden Norway Denmark America Spain Finland. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In this book, which is one of the great classics of anti-militarism, Liebknecht examines the ways in which militarism is promoted and maintained; reviews the harsh punishments meted out to soldiers, anti-militarists, and war resisters; and surveys the activities of anti-militarists, both specific tactics and the underlying philosophy.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Liebknecht, Karl Paul August Friedrich, Militarism and anti-militarism. New York, Dover []. They have also challenged militarism on an everyday level in many other ways.

This book tells the story of their resistance. It explores why anti-militarists take part in such actions, considers the politics of different tactics and examines the tensions and debates within the movement.

By anti-militarism, the author means opposition both to a large military establishment and to the extension of military influence and modes of action and decision into the civilian sphere; and he traces it from the ’s (when Samuel Adams, in the pages of the Boston Gazette, was describing as “a very improbable supposition” the idea.

Anti-militarism is the belief or desire that a military expenditure should held to the minimum required to protect a country against armed attack and that, with the exception of self-defense, military power should not be used to promote national interests.

I’d want to qualify this a bit, but it seems like a good starting point. What in France appeared as the stark opposition of militarism and anti-militarism thus concealed the possibility of abrupt transitions from the one to the other.

No transition, indeed — if we exclude those of the PCF that followed — was more dramatic than Hervé's apostasy as a virulent supporter of the union sacrée after 36Cited by: 5. Militarism is the belief or the desire of a government or a people that a state should maintain a strong military capability and to use it aggressively to expand national interests and/or values.

It may also imply the glorification of the military and of the ideals of a professional military class and the "predominance of the armed forces in the administration or policy of the state" (see also. This book explores why anti-militarists resist, considers the politics of different tactics and examines the tensions and debates within the movement.

As it explores the multifaceted, imaginative and highly subversive world of anti-militarism, the book also makes two overarching : Chris Rossdale. militarism (countable and uncountable, plural militarisms) An ideology which claims that the military is the foundation of a society's security, and thereby its most important aspect.

A focus on, or excessive use of, military force. Antonyms. anti-militarism; Translations. Anarchism –18 is the first systematic analysis of anarchist responses to the First World War. It examines the interventionist debate between Peter Kropotkin and Errico Malatesta which split the anarchist movement in and provides a historical and conceptual analysis of debates conducted in European and American movements about class, nationalism, internationalism, Brand: Manchester University Press.

Nonviolent Activist, January-February The Mercenary Challenge to Anti-militarism: Privatizing (In)Security By Celine Joiris Mercenaries are nothing new; people outside of national armies have been fighting and dying for pay since the days of ancient Rome.

Now in the midst of another empire’s reign, “private security companies”—as they are benignly called—have been on the. Anti-militarism in the 19th Century.

The nineteenth century was the first time that political associations, organized movements, and specific groups working for the abolition of armed forces, and military conscription emerged. In this period, little anti-militaristic campaigning is recorded in parts of the world other than in Europe and North.

A lively, first hand account of the ideas and activities of women and men in anti-war, anti-militarist and peace movements. The author looks at the tensions and divergences in and between organizations, and their potential for cohering into a powerful worldwide counter-hegemonic movement for .Anti-militarism is thus also a current throughout American history.

But right from the start anti-militarism was challenged because of because of the importance of military power for the conquest of lands in North America itself.

This became crystallized early in the 19th century as Manifest Destiny -- the belief that the United States then on the.Book Description: Anarchism is the first systematic analysis of anarchist responses to the First World War. It examines the interventionist debate between Peter Kropotkin and Errico Malatesta which split the anarchist movement in and provides a historical and conceptual analysis of debates conducted in European and American movements about class, nationalism, internationalism.