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War, evil and the end of history

Bernard-Henri LГ©vy

War, evil and the end of history

by Bernard-Henri LГ©vy

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political violence -- Africa.,
  • Terrorism.,
  • Africa -- Politics & government -- 1960-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBernard-Henri Lévy.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 371 p. ;
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22607209M
    ISBN 100715633368

    The End of History, published in the international affairs journal The National Interest. In the book, Fukuyama argues the controversial thesis that the end of the Cold War signals the end of the progression of human history. Fukuyama's basic argument is divided into two parts. The first is an empirical argument. The end of history is a political and philosophical concept that supposes that a particular political, economic, or social system may develop that would constitute the end-point of humanity's sociocultural evolution and the final form of human government. A variety of authors have argued that a particular system is the "end of history" including Thomas More in Utopia, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich.

      Frederick Douglass was an escaped slave who became a prominent activist, author and public speaker. He became a leader in the abolitionist movement, which sought to end . War is an intense armed conflict between states, governments, societies, or paramilitary groups such as mercenaries, insurgents and is generally characterized by extreme violence, aggression, destruction, and mortality, using regular or irregular military forces. Warfare refers to the common activities and characteristics of types of war, or of wars in general.

    world history. The past year has seen a flood ed first with the remnants of absolutism, then of articles commemorating the end of the Cold bolshevism and fascism, and finally an updat War, and the fact that "peace" seems to be ed Marxism that threatened to lead to the ul breaking out in many regions of the world. timate apocalypse of nuclear war.   A cursory review of the history of warfare and its effects is enough to demonstrate that war is a great evil, even if at times a necessary one. We should work to end war, and knowing its.


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March / Pages “Levy is trying to make sense of realities that more timorous and conventional writers prefer to ignore. The end of history that was announced when the Berlin Wall crumbled was supposed to be a time of peace. war, evil, and the end of history Bernard-Henri Levy, Author, Charlotte Mandell, Translator, trans.

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The End of History and the Last Man () is a book of political philosophy by American political scientist Francis Fukuyama which argues that with the ascendancy of Western liberal democracy—which occurred after the Cold War (–) and the dissolution of the Soviet Union ()—humanity has reached "not just the passing of a particular period of post-war history, but the end.

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