Democracies and Small Wars (BESA Studies in International by Efraim Inbar

By Efraim Inbar

via their nature, democracies truly have higher constraints than autocratic regimes on their freedom of motion as they must meet constitutional, criminal and ethical standards of their use of strength. This assortment analyses a few case stories displaying how democracies have received small wars.

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