Dec 09, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HIST 4020 - History of Military Thought

This class examines how human societies have understood war, military leadership, and strategic thinking from ancient times to the present. By considering the nature of war and various aspects to using force, this course will consider how thinking about military leadership as well as popular and military perceptions of war have changed over time. It will also consider whether different societies and cultures develop distinct ways of war.