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By Steve Chan, Alex Mintz

Defense, Welfare and progress brings jointly best students from the us, Europe, and Asia looking for new views on how a country's safety burden may possibly have an effect on its welfare provision and financial development, and vice versa. The essays are theoretical in nature, with chapters on technique and political conception and a comparability of the historic studies of numerous built and constructing nations.

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