The Man on Horseback: The Role of the Military in Politics

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Praeger, 1962 - Armed Forces - 268 pages
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Classic study of the role of the military in politics. Dated in some respects, Finer's analysis is clear, careful, and focused. It is also superbly and brilliantly written. Read full review

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Lays out a basic framework. Critical question: why don't military coups happen more often than they actually do?! Read full review

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Contents

The Military in the Politics of Today
1
The Political Weaknesses of the Military
14
The Disposition to Intervene 1 Motive
23
Copyright

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