Limit search to items available for checkout
Title Military organization and society / by Stanislaw Andrzejewski with a foreword by A.R. Radcliffe-Brown.
Imprint London : Routledge, 2002, ©1954.


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 195 pages).
Series International library of sociology ; 155
The sociology of work and organization ; 6
International library of sociology ; 155.
Sociology of work and organization ; 6.
Note Originally published: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1954.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-190) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject War and society.
Sociology, Military.
Armies -- Organizations.
Contents Cover; MILITARY ORGANIZATION AND SOCIETY; Title Page; Copyright Page; FOREWORD; PREFACE; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION; I. OMNIPRESENCE OF STRUGGLE; II. STRATIFICATION; A. Theoretical Analysis; How to estimate social inequalities; Basic Causes of Stratification and Basic Forms of Power; War and Social Inequalities; Conquest and the Origin of Privileged Groups of Warriors; Military Participation Ratio; Equipment and Remuneration; The Facility of Suppression; Frictional Factors; The Influence of the Standard of Living; B. Empirical Verification; Primitive Peoples; The Near East.
Ancient GreeceIran; China; Japan; India; Rome; Byzantium; North Africa; Medieval Europe in General; Medieval Germany; Poland; Sweden; Denmark and Norway; Switzerland; Russia; Spain; England; The Balkans; Early Modern Europe; Modern Europe; III. THE SIZE OF POLITICAL UNITS AND THEIR COHESION; Attack versus Difence; The Influence of Facilities of Transport and Communication; Arms or Organization; Monopoly of Superior Technique; Contrary Effects; Methods of Remuneration; Methods of Equipment; Frictional Factor; IV. SUBORDINATION AND HIERARCHY; Injluence of the Incidence of War; Influence of size.
The Influence of the Method of Remuneration and EquipmentThe Intra-Hierarchic Oscillation; Constellations of Power Centres; Pretorianism; V. THE EXTENT OF GOVERNMENTAL REGULATION; VI. M.P.R. AND FEROCITY OF WARFARE; VII. CLASSIFICATION OF FORMS OF MILITARY ORGANIZATION; Geometrical Representation of Types of Military Organization; VIII. BIATAXY AND POLEMIHTY; IX. INTERSTRATIC MOBILITY; X. TYPES OF MILITARY ORGANIZATION AND TYPES OF SOCIAL STRUCTURE; Preliminary Remarks; Determinants of Traniformations; Types of Transition; XI. REVOLUTIONS; XII. CONCLUDING REMARKS; Diagrammatic Summary.
Xiii. a guess about the futurebibliography; glossary of neologisms; index.
Summary First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Other Title Print version: Andreski, Stanislav. Military organization and society. London : Routledge, 2002, ©1954 0415176808