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Is the world really sleepwalking to war? Systems thinking can provide an answer

Barrie, Chris; Brizhinev, Dmitry; Bradbury, Roger

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The idea the world is sleepwalking to war, much like Europe did in the early years of the 20th century, deserves to be taken seriously. One of us (Chris Barrie) set the hares running recently when he said that, as in 1914, political leaders today are doing just that. Barrie was following the lead of eminent historians like Margaret MacMillan and Christopher Clark, who concluded that Europe did sleepwalk into the first world war – even if they are at a loss to explain why. MacMillan, like...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Commentary
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/120958
Source: The Conversation

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